Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen speaks to the media at the SEC Media Days on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Coaches are fond of saying that each football season is unique, one having no bearing on another. That wasn’t Dan Mullen’s message at SEC Media Days today. The Mississippi State coach says the experience the Bulldogs gained through a five-week run as the No. 1 team in […]

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By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – An extra official at SEC football games will help catch infractions that were missed in the past and won’t impede pace of play, coordinator of officials Steve Shaw says. The conference experimented with an eighth official last year and will implement that position, the center judge, this […]

HOOVER, Ala. Once upon a time, the SEC was not Wynfrey worthy. The conference held its football media days at outer Birmingham’s mall-connector hotel anyway, and while it was great for media, it didn’t dominate the landscape. Times have changed. Visitors won’t walk through the hotel to the food court this week without the clear […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – New commissioner Greg Sankey said Monday at SECMedia Days he will not take steps to try and force a change to the state flag of Mississippi. Sixty-five percent of Mississippians who cast ballots in 2001 voted to keep the state flag, which includes a small version of […]

By Logan Lowery and John Davis Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Derek Mason is set to begin his second season at Vanderbilt but is also still in search of his first SEC victory. The Commodores finished 0-8 in the league and Mason concluded his rookie year as a head coach at 3-9. “I’m a year […]

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Daily Journal The Woodstock of college football preseason events, SEC Media Days, begins today at Hoover, Alabama. New commissioner Greg Sankey will open the 11:30 a.m. session, followed by a media scrum with Auburn coach Gus Malzahn and three of his players, including quarterback Jeremy Johnson. The afternoon session, starting at 2:30 p.m., will feature […]

Three questions that are likely to come up when Mississippi State football is in the spotlight on Tuesday at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala. Are the Bulldogs being underestimated? Mississippi State finished last season ranked 11th and had a five week run at No. 1. Now, many preseason estimations have the Bulldogs predicted to […]

BY LOGAN LOWERY DAILY JOURNAL Chris Stratton is currently enjoying his most productive season as a professional. The former Tupelo High and Mississippi State standout and 2012 first round draft pick is in his fourth year in the San Francisco Giants farm system and is just one step away from fulfilling his big-league dreams. In […]

Daily Journal reports Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott will be one of five quarterbacks featured next week at SEC Football Media Days in Hoover, Ala. The league released the list of invited athletes on Wednesday. Prescott is one of three seniors representing the Bulldogs on Tuesday afternoon. He’s joined by defensive back Taveze Calhoun and defensive […]