Hat? Long pants? And…gloves? What gives with proud New Hampshire native Dan Mullen bundling up merely for mid-40 temperatures and a moderate windchill? "I'm a Southerner now!" the Mississippi State coach laughed. "My blood's thinned-out."
November 16, 2010
It's an encouraging sign when somebody can jest about serious subjects. Then again, Zach Smith has every right to an upbeat mood these summer days…after a return to his old beating-up form in spring. "I'm good," the safety said. "I went through spring and was hitting people like always. I'm still probably leading with my head a little too much, but you're not going to change that!"
July 14, 2010
The forecast rain was done in the morning. But the same strong winds that blew the wet stuff through were still around as the Bulldogs reported for their Thursday practice session, and never let up. That didn't stop Coach Dan Mullen from sticking to the day's scripted work in both the passing and kicking games.
March 25, 2010
Carl Torbush hadn't seen any recent NCAA statistics. Nor did he need to, to guess that Houston is currently setting a national offensive pace. "That's what I figured," MSU's defensive coordinator said as hunch was confirmed. "They're a very, very good offensive football team."
October 7, 2009