Posted August 31, 2012 on
Darius Slay came in as a highly thought of junior college cornerback last season and had a good year for Mississippi State. And this coming season should be even better for the senior cornerback.
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Head Coach Dan Mullen and his bulldogs look to inprove their record from 7-6 and 2-6 in the SEC. The bulldogs did end the season with a close win in the Music City Bowl against Wake Forest 23-17 in 2011. The bulldogs looked solid on defense in 2011 holding opposition to 19.7 points per game even though allowing 172 plays of 10 yards or more, still, placing them 4th in the SEC...
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) -- Tyler Russell completed 15 of 23 passes for 175 yards and two touchdowns to lead Mississippi State to a 56-9 win over Jackson State on Saturday night in each team's opener.
Mississippi State finished the game with 377 yards total offense and did not punt the football until the final minute of the third quarter. Dan Mullen's offense was at its balanced...
FSNext-TV: Mississippi State senior offensive guard Tobias Smith talks about his team's victory over Jackson State.
FSNext-TV: Mississippi State sophomore linebacker Matthew Wells talks about his team's victory over Jackson State.
Mississippi State redshirt freshman offensive guard Justin Malone is relatively new to the game of football.
FOXSportsNEXT-TV: Mississippi State defensive end Denico Autry talks about his team's victory over Jackson State.
Mississippi State junior punter Baker Swedenburg talks about this year's kicking game and what he has seen from the young guys.
FSNext-TV: Mississippi State defensive coordinator Chris Wilson talks about his team's victory over Jackson State.
The Game: Mississippi State opens the 113th season of Bulldog football by hosting Jackson State. Kickoff at Scott Field is set for 6:08 with telecast by Fox Sports Net affiliates FS South, FS Southwest, and SUN Sports. The local pregame show (100.9FM) with J.T. Williamson begins at 3:00, with the MSU pregame broadcast at 4:00.