That experiment sure didn't last long, nor did it produce a permanent move. Ahhh, but the short stint on offense may yet pay off handsomely for Shane McCardell after all. "It really opened my eyes to both sides of the ball," he says.
August 17, 2011
Maybe it was wearing full padding and having fuller freedom to hit. Or, maybe, they had become a little bit tired of watching the offensive team having the fun. Whatever the reason, there was a distinct change in practice order during Monday's morning session as the Bulldog defense took charge at last.
August 8, 2011
Perhaps the most interesting, even surprising, line on this week's Mississippi State statistical update…is blank. It is six columns over from the name of Pernell McPhee, the slot where player sacks are listed. Four games into this 2010 season the top Dog on the defensive line has yet to bag a quarterback. Any quarterback.
September 28, 2010
Mississippi State defensive line coach David Turner talks about the defensive line - who are the starters right now, who is currently on the two-deep chart, where the true and redshirt freshmen fit in, and which veteran player has really stepped it up during preseason practices.
August 31, 2009