Following the future at MSU

Each week the Daily Journal will preview the weekly games of Mississippi State’s football commitments. The Bulldogs currently have 24...

Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State is still searching for its next director of athletics. With current athletic director Scott Stricklin set to take the same position at Florida on Nov. 1, the Bulldogs have selected Scott Wetherbee to serve as its interim AD until a hire is made. Wetherbee has served as MSU’s senior […]


Associated Press Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. CLASS OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Tupelo (11) (9-0) 119 2 2. Warren Central (1) (8-1) 98 6 3. Brandon (8-2) 86 3 4. Clinton (8-1) 77 1 (tie) West […]

Oakland Raiders guard Gabe Jackson (66) and guard Rodney Hudson (61) against the Kansas City Chiefs during an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Mississippi State has had 21 former players active on NFL rosters this season. Each week, the Daily Journal checks in on how those Bulldog alumni are performing at the professional level. Denico Autry Height/ Weight: 6-5, 270 Team: Oakland Raiders Position: Defensive end Lettered at MSU: 2012-13 Last Week: Autry made one pass deflection in […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Part of LSU’s defensive success against Ole Miss including containing Evan Engram. The Rebels’ tight end this week continues to lead the nation in receiving yards at his position with 605. LSU, however, limited Engram to his lowest yardage output of the season with 15 yards. Engram had three catches […]

Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly says he can feel the offense pressing at times. The translation means he’s pressing at times, because he handles the ball every play and sets the pace for the offense. It’s not surprising the offense feels the need to score more. It should. It is capable, but it has struggled […]


By Ronald Blum Associated Press CLEVELAND – The last time the Cleveland Indians won the World Series, Dewey led Truman in the polls. The Chicago Cubs’ last title was 13 days after the first Ford Model T car was completed. Lovable losers best known for decades of defeat meet in this year’s championship, franchises with […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State could very well be 5-2 right now and playing for bowl eligibility for the seventh straight year against Samford this weekend on homecoming. Instead the Bulldogs enter the final five games of the regular season at 2-5 with two losses on the last play of regulation […]


By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss defensive players insist there’s togetherness on a unit trying desperately to play better and stop the other guys’ run game. A sideline blow-up involving linebacker Terry Caldwell was caught by ESPN cameras Saturday night as the Rebels lost 38-21 at LSU. The 311 rushing yards gained […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – It was a scary scene Saturday night as Mississippi State’s Darryl Williams lay motionless on the turf at Kentucky’s Commonwealth Stadium for several minutes. The redshirt freshman offensive guard suffered a neck/ spine injury on the Bulldogs’ 36-yard field goal during the third quarter and had to be […]