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Monday with Mullen

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen walks on the sideline in the second half of an NCAA college football game against LSU in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. LSU win 23-20. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference Monday to discuss the Bulldogs’ loss at LSU and preview their road game against Massachusetts this week. Opening Statement “It’s going to be a tricky road trip for our

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Postgame interview: Dan Mullen

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen meets with the media following the Bulldogs’ 23-20 loss at LSU Saturday night at Tiger Stadium. The Bulldogs are now 1-2 on the year with both losses coming by a combined four points. Opening Statement…  “I tell you what, we have a young team. I talked to them about the effort in which they play with. I thought we 

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Late Bulldog rally comes up short

BATON ROUGE, La., – Mississippi State’s fourth quarter rally fell short Saturday night at LSU. Trailing 23-3 at halftime, the Bulldogs shutout LSU in the second half and scored two touchdowns in a 42-second span in the fourth quarter but

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South Carolina preview

Last week’s loss seems to have lit a fire under Mississippi State. The Bulldogs’ lackadaisical play in the second half allowed South Alabama to erase a 17-point deficit for a stunning 21-20 upset as MSU missed a 28-yard field goal

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South Alabama preview

Every football team enters the season with a bit of uncertainty. Mississippi State is no exception. The Bulldogs still have not named a starting quarterback or left tackle, are extremely young at tight end and have an entirely new defensive

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Monday with Mullen

Mississippi State's Dan Mullen was selected to the AFCA board of trustees on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen held his weekly press conference Monday to discuss the Bulldogs’ season opener against South Alabama. Opening Statement… “I’m excited to get into game week right now. The transition for our guys is what you

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Friday practice notes

Junior cornerback Jamoral Graham made three interceptions during Friday's practice. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Friday was the final open football practice of the spring which means it will be my final notebook as well. The three scrimmages inside the stadium are still open so I will have updates from those. I spent most of

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Thursday practice notes

Senior defensive tackle Nick James had a strong showing in Thursday's practice. (Logan Lowery/  Daily Journal)

Thursday’s practice was Mississippi State’s third this spring and first in pads. It is also the next to last day practice will be open to the public. Dan Mullen had a change of heart and decided to close the remainder

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Tuesday practice notes

Senior running back Brandon Holloway had a strong spring practice on Tuesday after a 13-day layoff. (Logan Lowery/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State held its second spring practice on Tuesday in helmets, t-shirts and shorts. I missed the first hour or so of practice while writing up Malik Newman‘s decision to enter the NBA Draft but was able to make it

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Wednesday practice notes

Junior wide receiver Donald Gray runs a route during Mississippi State's first spring practice on Wednesday. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Mississippi State conducted its first spring football practice on Wednesday. Oddly enough, the Bulldogs will break for 13 days before practicing again. Here are a few notes I jotted down in my notebook while I was at practice… Junior wide

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Mullen pleased with initial spring work

Mississippi State held its first practice of the spring on Wednesday. Head coach Dan Mullen fielded questions from the media after practice about the quarterback battle, new players and coaches, new defensive philosophy and an injury to wideout Fred Ross.

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