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Damien Robinson out for the season with a torn ACL

Mississippi State didn't have much depth on the offensive line entering 2014. It's even worse after last Friday's scrimmage. MSU coach Dan Mullen announced on Monday that Damien Robinson will miss the entire season after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament. The injury leaves a gaping hole at right tackle. Williams was slated to replace Charles Siddoway. Now Mullen...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Mississippi State Coach Dan Mullen Gives Walk-On LB DeAndre Ward A Scholarship

It’s always great seeing walk-ons get rewarded for hard work on the football field and in the classroom with a scholarship. The latest example of this came when Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen surprised sophomore linebacker DeAndre Ward with a scholarship. Mullen had Ward join him at the front of the room during a team meeting and handed him an envelope. In the...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

ScoutTV: Cole Carter Interview

ScoutTV: Mississippi State redshirt sophomore offensive lineman Cole Carter talks one-on-one with Gene's Page.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

SEC Countdown: No. 9 Mississippi State

When Dan Mullen arrived as head coach in 2009, he brought an era of prosperity with him to Mississippi State football. A 5-7 opening salvo was followed by four straight winning seasons. In that same time span came four consecutive bowl appearances, the first time that's happened in Bulldogs history. Mississippi State is 3-1 in those four bowl games, and has a combined 31-21 record...
Via Fox Sports South
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Dak Prescott Poised for Heisman Campaign

Following a strong showing during the second day of SEC Media Days, which some fans recognize as the unofficial start to the college football season, Dak Prescott must produce and live up to the hype that he is a “dark-horse” Heisman Trophy candidate.  Prescott fielded the frenzy of questions easily and charismatically, and he was fortunate enough not to worry about marijuana...
Via TopSportsReport
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Bulldogs' offensive success likely hinges on Prescott's deep ball

HOOVER, Ala. -- Six of the last seven SEC West champions--the lone exception being Alabama in 2008--have gone on to win the SEC Championship Game. Five of the last seven West winners have taken home the BCS title, and six have played in that championship game. Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen believes any team in the West, in part because of the dominance of the division,...
Via Fox Sports South
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 19 Mississippi State Bulldogs season preview

In 2014, the Mississippi State Bulldogs will be facing some of the highest expectations in their six years under coach Dan Mullen. Those high expectations likely come because of two factors. The first is the favorable layout of their schedule which ranks 62nd toughest in the country. The second factor is that this team is arguably the most talented Mullen has seen under his reign...
Via College Football Universe
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Mississippi State and N.C. State planning home-and-home series

ESPN’s Brett McMurphy is reporting that Mississippi State and North Carolina State are planning a home-and-home series for 2020 & 2021.  The 2020 game will be played at N.C. State, and Mississippi State will host the 2021 game. The two programs have met five times before with the Wolfpack holding a 3-2 advantage in the series. Their last meeting was in the 1994 Peach Bowl...
Via NCAA Football Zone
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Two Mississippi State players no longer on football team

Jordan Washington and Artimus Samuel are no longer on the Mississippi State's football team according to a team official. Washington was originally suspended indefinitely after he was arrested in April and charged with burglary and robbery. Washington, a defensive lineman, did not play last year for Mississippi State. Samuel, a tight end, left the team a school spokesperson...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Steeler and now Mississippi State coach Deshea Townsend’ house is scene of Heroin bust

Former Pittsburgh DB and now Mississippi State cornerbacks coach Deshea Townsend’s home is the scene for a huge heroin bust.  Police in the Pittsburgh area arrested two men as part of a drug bust Sunday night in the home of Mississippi State cornerbacks coach  According to CBS Pittsburgh,  police found 1,500 heroin bricks at the home of Townsend.  According to the Attorney...
Via NCAA Football Zone
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State and Arizona to schedule home-and-home series

Brett McMurphy, ESPN.com is reporting that Arizona and Mississippi State have agreed to a home-and-home that will see the teams play at Arizona in 2022 and at Mississippi State in 2023. While that is 8 years away, it’s clear that programs are now trying to secure Major Conference opponents to strengthen schedules as well as requirements for probable Playoff positioning. #Arizona...
Via NCAA Football Zone
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders add size to offensive line, draft OG Gabe Jackson

The Raiders traded down in the third round for the first time in the 2014 draft, trading from the 67th pick down to the 81st overall pick. In the process, the Raiders added another 4th round selection – number 116 overall. With their third round pick, then, Oakland addressed the offensive line, adding a mauler in guard Gabe Jackson out of Mississippi State. Jackson, a physical...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA clears Mississippi State in Luther Davis probe

Mississippi State will not face punishment over the alleged illicit benefits published in a Yahoo! Sports report. The NCAA notified the Bulldogs that it considers the school's role in the matter closed, according to a source with direct knowledge of the situation. Mississippi State was one of three SEC programs – including Alabama and Tennessee -- listed in the September report...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Football: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014

If what Dan Mullen, the had coach of the Mississippi State Bulldogs says is right, then this is the dawning of a new age for this this team. College football programs have a shelf lif eof only one year.Mullen and his Bulldogs took a step in the right direction last season. But now, as Mullen feels the ehat toproduce a better winner and a more consistent program, the 2014 season becomes...
Via Football Nation
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State's Mullen pleased with class

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen said Wednesday that his 23-member class will go a long way toward filling the program's short-and long-term needs. The Bulldogs signed a class that includes several highly rated in-state prospects, including running back Aeris Williams and linebacker Gerri Green. Green was a four-star recruit according to Rivals. Williams rushed for nearly...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State Ladarius Perkins NFL Draft Breakdown

CLICK ABOVE TO LISTEN IN TO SHOW LaDarius Perkins is compact runner with vision, patience, and power. Modest production in 2012, rushing for 1,024 yards on 205 carries and catching 19 passes for 160 yards. Reminds me a bit of Christine Michaels of the Seattle Seahawks. Michaels was ranked third on my board last season. Perkins will make his draft push once the season ends. Once team ca...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State's Jackson wins the Conerly

Mississippi State left guard Gabe Jackson was named the winner of the Conerly Trophy on Tuesday night, becoming the first offensive lineman to earn the honor in its 18-year history. The 6-foot-4, 340-pound Jackson beat out a field of five finalists, including Mississippi quarterback Bo Wallace, during the ceremony at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum. The other three...
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December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Mississippi State mascot breaks leg after being hit by ESPN cart

The Mississippi State Bulldogs' mascot, Bully, was injured during the Egg Bowl on Thanksgiving after being run over by an ESPN cart.
Via Gamedayr
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Mullen’s Wikipedia page was hacked

They got to Dan Mullen you guys!
Via College Football Section
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Mississippi State QB Prescott injured and may be out Saturday

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen said on Monday that starting quarterback Dak Prescott was questionable for Saturday’s game against Alabama. Prescott was held out of practice Monday for what the coach called a “stinger” in the elbow of his throwing arm. The Bulldogs coach said he would know more about Prescott’s injury on Wednesday. Prescott left the field during a Mississippi...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

GIF: Mississippi State punter fumbles ball out of end zone for safety

Mississippi State Bulldogs punter Devon Bell did exactly what he was not supposed to do: Fumble a perfectly good snap out of the end zone for a safety.
Via Gamedayr
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Miss. St. tight end Artimas Samuel's name misspelled on jersey

Mississippi State tight end Artimas Samuel's jersey name during Thursday night's Mississippi State vs. Kentucky game was misspelled.
Via Gamedayr
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott Escapes Pressure, Throws 60-Yard TD On Bulldogs’ First Possession

It only took Mississippi State five plays to get on the scoreboard tonight against Kentucky. On 3rd-and-6 from their own 40-yard line, Bulldogs quarterback Dak Prescott was able to escape pressure and find his tight end, Malcolm Johnson, down the field for a 60-yard touchdown. There wasn’t even anyone else in the picture when Johnson caught the ball.
Via College Spun
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Mississippi St. QB Tyler Russell still not

Mississippi State quarterback Tyler Russell received a concussion during the Bulldogs' season opening loss to Oklahoma State. After missing the Miss St. win over Alcorn State, he dressed out for last Saturday's game against Auburn, but didn't play. Miss. St. head football coach Dan Mullen explained that Russell hasn't been "cleared for contact" yet. According...
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September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Agent at center of SEC pay-for-play scandal issues statement

If you follow SEC football, or rather, the soap opera that tends to surround SEC football, you’ve likely heard of John Phillips. Phillips is a former agent, and in 2011, he admitted to editing a video of now Auburn head…Read more →
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September 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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