Gator Bowl Jump-Starts Johnson Into 2013

If Malcolm Johnson seems intent on making up for lost 2012 time these December days, well, who can blame him? The sophomore has taken to Gator Bowl practicing with a passion so he can finish a frustrating season on a high note…and get a jump on next year's opportunity.
December 19, 2012

Bulldog Egg Bowl Game Notes

The Game: Mississippi State (8-3, 4-3 SEC) wraps up this regular season with the annual Battle for the Golden Egg, this year hosted by Ole Miss (5-6, 2-5). Gametime is 6:00 for ESPNU telecast. The MSU Network pregame broadcast begins at 4:00.
November 23, 2012

Prescott Buying Into Egg Bowl Ambitions

He admits never having heard of the Golden Egg until arriving on campus. All it took was watching the 2011 build-up to convince Dak Prescott this is what playing Bulldog football is really about. "I redshirted last year and it was a big week, so this year I know exactly how important it is and what it means to everybody on this team. What it means to this state."
November 21, 2012

Lawrence Foresees Special Senior Day

Both Lawrence boys will be in the stadium again. Only one will be wearing the trademark war-paint this time, though as alumnus Addison cheers on his younger brother's Senior Day. "It's crazy," Cameron Lawrence said. "It will be my last time playing in Davis Wade Stadium. It's a special place for me so it will definitely be a special game."
November 16, 2012

#9 Tigers Beat Back #22 Bulldogs 37-17

BATON ROUGE – An improved performance, yes. A victory against a ranked opponent? No. "Unfortunately they made more plays than we did," quarterback Tyler Russell said, after #22 Mississippi State's 37-17 loss to #9 Louisiana State.
November 10, 2012

Prescott Making Own Name In State System

Tyler Russell is receiving justified attention for his excellent SEC play so far this unbeaten Bulldog season. But Mississippi State has quite a supporting act going from the other quarterback in this 2012 system. Dak Prescott is proving a conference-caliber quarterback in his own right.
October 17, 2012

Johnson Rides High In Return To Action

He's had enough folk congratulate him for making that spectacular snare. "Oh, man," Malcolm Johnson shook his head. "'It was a good catch', ‘it was a good play' by everybody. Actually I was just happy that we closed the game out."
October 16, 2012

Big-Play Bulldogs Bounce Tennessee 41-31

John Banks had gotten the message. From a photo-sharing service albeit, but Coach Dan Mullen's meaning was clear. "I think I'm a big-time guy, and he sent out a picture this week that had me and Bump on it (saying) big time players make big-time plays in big-time games," reported Banks. "So I came up and made a big play for my team and helped my team get a win."
October 14, 2012