McCardell Suits Attacking Style At Dog D-End

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

Practice Pace Picking Up With Contact Work

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

A Q&A With MSU DC Chris Wilson

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Chris Wilson talks about who he sees competiting for the defensive end spot and linebacker spots vacated by Pernell McPhee, K.J. Wright and Chris White.
March 7, 2011

Wilson Likes Defensive Front Setting The Pace

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

Positional Breakdown, Part-9: Defensive Ends

Included is a detailed breakdown of the Mississippi State defensive ends based on their 2009 play and how they looked and performed during the just-completed spring practices and scrimmages.
May 10, 2010

A Q&A With DL Coach David Turner

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

David Turner: Defensive Linemen

Mississippi State defensive line coach David Turner talks about the defensive line positions overall, about his players individually and the defensive line newcomers.
June 28, 2009

March 25th MSU Football Practice Photo Galler

March 25th Mississippi State football practice photo gallery.
March 26, 2009