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Darius Slay Signs Contract Extension Worth $50.2 Million

Former Mississippi State cornerback Darius Slay is a lot richer than he was when he woke up yesterday morning. Slay, who played with the Bulldogs in 2011 and 2012, has signed a contract extension with the Detroit Lions through 2020. Lions officially announce Darius Slay extension. CB signed through 2020— Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) July 29, 2016 Slay has made 36...
Via For Whom the Cowbell Tolls
6 hours ago

John Cohen Signs Four Year Contract Extension, Named Associate Athletic Director

Well, after winning the first SEC Regular Season Championship since 1989 and guiding the Bulldogs to host a Super Regional, John Cohen has been given a four year contract extension. BREAKING | @Coach_Cohen Agrees to Four-Year Extension with MSU Baseball. #HailStatehttps://t.co/9qKpiMUy1s pic.twitter.com/SxHO6bYxFe— MSU Baseball (@HailStateBB) July 29, 2016 The extension...
Via For Whom the Cowbell Tolls
23 hours ago

Summer School: MSU Basketball’s Lost Years

MSU basketball’s golden years feature two-thirds of the program’s SEC championships, but are often forgotten. MSU men’s basketball hasn’t made the NCAA Tournament since 2009, as the curse of Hank Flick continues to haunt the Bulldogs. There was once, however, a time when MSU had great basketball teams. I don’t mean good ones like Coach Stansbury had – […] Summer...
Via Maroon and White Nation
1 day ago

Mississippi State has Netflix for Football Tickets?

Well, Scott Stricklin is known to be innovative and here’s something new that I’ve never seen before. The Mississippi State athletic department has started up a program called Blitz. Blitz is apparently meant to help fans that live within 60 miles of Starkville get tickets for sporting events by giving you an on demand option as to whether or not you will go to the game. ...

Clanga! Mississippi State Earns Commitment from Junior College Safety Jaquarius Landrews

The 21st verbal commitment for Dan Mullen’s class of 2017 came from Copiah-Lincoln Community College’s Jaquarius Landrews. Co-Lin CC DB Jaquarius Landrews has committed to Mississippi State.— Steve Robertson (@ScoutSteveR) July 28, 2016 Landrews is a sure tackling safety standing at 6-1 and 200 pounds. He’s one of three safeties in this recruiting cycle to commit...

Top Alabama Recruit Has Michigan At The Top Of His List

Toryque Bateman, a three-star offensive tackle out of Gadsen City, Alabama, shared a list of five schools he’s still considering (Michigan, Tennessee, Mississippi State and Memphis). Top schools give God the glory #Top5 pic.twitter.com/88mFV5QAbT — T BATE (@35Reek) July 28, 2016 Bateman, the No. 411 recruit in the 2017 class, is expected to be in Ann Arbor for the BBQ in the...
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

An Early Look at the Women's Basketball Non Conference Schedule

Here is a first look of what the Women's Basketball Nonconference schedule looks like so far. The SEC and the Big 12 recently announced an expansion of the SEC Big 12 challenge which Mississippi State is now a part of this year. The Bulldogs will face Iowa State on the road on Saturday December 3rd. Iowa State had a losing record last season and did not make postseason play. With...

Ole Miss fans launching apparel to spit in the face of the NCAA

Ole Miss fans have presented a unified front regarding their NCAA investigation, and now they’re going on the offensive. This first one pretty much speaks for itself… https://t.co/HlNGeQBmBf launches national ‘I Stand With Coach Freeze” campaign. Read more. https://t.co/LYSQ9RRFt9 pic.twitter.com/vwsMPbbNFo — HottyToddy.com (@HottyToddyNews) July 27, 2016 The article linked...
Via Maroon and White Nation
2 days ago

The Mississippi State Fan Bucket List

There are some things every Mississippi State fan must do to get the full Bulldog experience. Every school has things unique to only them, and Mississippi State is no different. If you have the chance to go to a New Year’s Day Bowl game or a road basketball game you should definitely do it, but […] The Mississippi State Fan Bucket List - Maroon and White Nation - Maroon and White...
Via Maroon and White Nation
2 days ago

Former Mississippi State QB Prescott acquitted of DUI

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) WTVA-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2afJbxw ) that a municipal court has cleared former Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott on charges of speeding and drunk driving. The Dallas Cowboys draft pick appeared in Starkville Municipal Court on Wednesday to answer the charges, and was found not guilty. Prescott was accused of driving 41 mph in a 25 mph zone...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Mississippi State Tight End C.J. Sirmones Killed in Tennessee

The news broke today that C.J. Sirmones was killed in Tennessee Tragedy has struck again and Mississippi State has lost another former player this offseason. C.J. Sirmones was murdered last night in Tennessee. BREAKING: Former MSU tight end CJ Sirmones was killed last night according to Lawrence County (TN) Sheriff's Office. Ruled a homicide. — Joel Coleman (@JoelTColeman...

The parallels between Ole Miss fans and Democrats

This week, the Democrat National Convention is taking place in Philadelphia. Last week, the Republican National Convention was held in Cleveland.  With football season still over a month away and not a lot going on in the sporting world, many of you, like me, tend to view these conventions as sporting events.  And judging by my […] The parallels between Ole Miss fans and Democrats...
Via Maroon and White Nation
2 days ago

Report: Former Mississippi State TE CJ Sirmones Killed On Tuesday Night

CJ Sirmones, a former Mississippi State tight end best known for his game-tying touchdown catch in the 1999 Egg Bowl, was killed on Tuesday night according to the Lawrence County (Tenn.) Sheriff’s Office. Starkville Daily News writer Joel Coleman first broke the news this afternoon. BREAKING: Former MSU tight end CJ Sirmones was killed last night according to Lawrence County...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Football Opponents to Know: Gus Malzahn

We take a look at an offensive and defensive player from the 2016 Mississippi State Football opponents who will likely play a key part in the season, plus the opposing head coach. The Mississippi State Football team will take on three teams this season which have coaches who might be coaching for their jobs. The […] Mississippi State Football Opponents to Know: Gus Malzahn - Maroon...
Via Maroon and White Nation
3 days ago

Mississippi State Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class

Mississippi State will induct 5 new members to the MSU Hall of Fame during halftime of the South Carolina game. Moments ago, the Mississippi State athletic department revealed the 2016 Mississippi State Hall of Fame Class. BREAKING | 2016 MSU Sports Hall of Fame Class Unveiled, Induction Set For Sept. 9-10. : https://t.co/JS4hX0CYQv pic.twitter.com/XpA7w11zpW — HailState...

Mississippi State Football Opponents to Know: Carl Lawson

We take a look at an offensive and defensive player from the 2016 Mississippi State Football opponents who will likely play a key part in the season, plus the opposing head coach. I had a slightly difficult time picking who I wanted to feature for the Mississippi State football game against the Auburn Tigers on […] Mississippi State Football Opponents to Know: Carl Lawson - Maroon...
Via Maroon and White Nation
4 days ago

Summer School: Close Games vs. Auburn

Without a doubt, Auburn has been a thorn in Mississippi State’s side over the years. It seems as though the Tigers have a special affinity for winning close games against the Bulldogs. In more recent years that’s been the case in 2001, 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2013. There are more Auburn thorns from the more distant […] Summer School: Close Games vs. Auburn - Maroon and White...
Via Maroon and White Nation
4 days ago

Look how far we’ve come in a decade of MSU football

MSU football has done a one-eighty over the last decade, thanks to Dan Mullen. Do you remember August of 2001? That was 15 years ago – a world prior to 9/11, and on a much lighter note it was when we had many hopes and dreams of success on the gridiron to come. MSU was just […] Look how far we’ve come in a decade of MSU football - Maroon and White Nation - Maroon and White...
Via Maroon and White Nation
5 days ago

Mississippi State May Not Play BYU in 2017

The contract for the BYU series contains Language that could allow BYU to break the Starkville trip if they join the Big 12 in 2017. Before we begin, let me reiterate that NOTHING IS OFFICAL. So there is no need to panic yet. But the possibility of this game happening in 2017 does have some question marks. Vanquish the Foe wrote an article in 2015 about the contract details of the...

Mississippi State Football Opponents to Know: Jovon Robinson

We take a look at an offensive and defensive player from the 2016 Mississippi State Football opponents who will likely play a key part in the season, plus the opposing head coach. When I was trying to decide what offensive player to feature for the Mississippi State football game against Auburn, I initially wanted to […] Mississippi State Football Opponents to Know: Jovon Robinson...
Via Maroon and White Nation
5 days ago

Adam Frazier Hits First Home Run of his MLB Career

The former Mississippi State baseball great hit the first home run of his career for the Pittsburg Pirates today Adam Frazier has only been in the big leagues for a little while now, but he's starting to make a positive impact for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He helped push the Pirates out in front with a solo shot home run, the first dinger of his career. That Frazier bomb tho...

Mississippi State Football Preseason Watch List Update: Offense

Here's an updated look at which Mississippi State offensive players are getting attention from various publications and preseason watch lists. We're nearing the end of the offseason, which means football is FINALLY almost here again. One key staple of the offseason is the preseason watch list for various awards. There's a lot of awards and all SEC lists, so here's a summary of where...

Mississippi State Football Preseason Watch List Update: Defense

Here's an updated look at which Mississippi State defenders are getting attention from various publications and preseason watch lists. We're nearing the end of the offseason, which means football is FINALLY almost here again. One key staple of the offseason is the preseason watch list for various awards. There's a lot of awards and all SEC lists, so here's a summary of where some...

Nick Tiano will have a say in the Quarterback Battle

Most people have given the quarterback job for the Mississippi State football team to Nick Fitzgerald, but Nick Tiano could sneak in and take the job. Conventional wisdom has told Mississippi State football fans that Nick Fitzgerald has the lead to win the starting job at quarterback this fall. Elijah Staley has the talent to […] Nick Tiano will have a say in the Quarterback Battle...
Via Maroon and White Nation
6 days ago

#MaroonDecision2016: Quarterback Edition

Who is the future of Mississippi State football? For the last two years, State fans have had one of greatest luxuries in all of football going into a new season: security at the quarterback position. Rayne Dakota Prescott was a blessing to each and every Bulldog fan worldwide, but now it’s time to shift our eyes to the future of Mississippi State football. The only question is...
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