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Mullen Lets Bulldogs Have Some Scrimmage Fun

Mullen Lets Bulldogs Have Some Scrimmage Fun

It was billed as a scrimmage, and indeed the action was game-type in most aspects. But for Dan Mullen the Thursday evening session at Scott Field was, well, something not really routine. "It was fun," said the coach after the Bulldogs completed about an hour's worth of controlled competition.

That timing itself was a change since the advance schedule forecast up to two hours of action on Mississippi State's home field. But then Mullen and staff were operating off their own script, which the head coach later explained called for each of the split-roster squads to run forty offensive snaps. "I think one team had 43 plays and the other team had 38," he said. Those respective teams were... Recommended Stories

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