Bulldogs confident in safeties

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The safety position has been a spot of contention for Mississippi State during the offseason....

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Someone else is going to have to wash Malik Newman’s jersey. Reggie Patterson, Mississippi State’s former basketball manager, now has a jersey of his own. Former Baldwyn star and Journal All-Area selection Patterson has walked on for new coach Ben Howland and a Bulldogs team already heaped with great expectations. […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – When Mississippi State signed Martinas Rankin, the nation’s top junior college offensive tackle last year, many believed he would walk right into a starting spot on the Bulldogs line. That has not been the case. With the season quickly approaching, Rankin is still locked in a battle at […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal If the Major League Baseball season would ended Monday night, the Texas Rangers would have had a wild card playoff spot. Mitch Moreland wouldn’t take it for granted. The former Amory and Mississippi State star made his MLB debut on July 29, 2010. He singled in his first at-bat. Three […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Deshea Townsend knows a thing or two about what it takes to succeed, not only in the Southeastern Conference but in the NFL as well. Townsend was an All-SEC corner at Alabama before spending 13 years in the NFL and winning two Super Bowls with the Pittsburgh Steelers. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Six Ole Miss players and four Mississippi State players were recognized today on the preseason All-SEC team announced by the league’s coaches. Alabama and LSU led all schools, each with 10 players selected. Coaches were not permitted to vote for their own players. MSU quarterback Dak Prescott and defensive end […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – With its opener less than two weeks away, Mississippi State is spending this week transitioning from training camp into game preparation. The Bulldogs have only seven more practices before they suit up against Southern Miss in Hattiesburg on the night of Sept. 5, then return home the following […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The tight end position took on an expanded role in Mississippi State’s offense two years ago when Dan Mullen eliminated the fullback. However, the Bulldogs enter the season with a lot of uncertainty at that spot. MSU lost a wealth of experience and production at the position with […]

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll. The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from the media panel in the rankings released Sunday. TCU is No. 2, followed by Alabama, Baylor and Michigan State. Ole […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State enters the 2015 campaign trying to replace its top two tailbacks. Josh Robinson turned pro a year early and gold medal winner Nick Griffin graduated, leaving the Bulldogs without their leading rushing tandem. Despite the losses, running backs coach Greg Knox feels good about the amount […]