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Wednesday Bulldog Football Notebook

Wednesday Bulldog Football Notebook

It isn't as if he's spent the three ensuing seasons anticipating a rematch. Still, this week does bring back mixed memories of that night in Ruston. "Me being a freshman I was just excited to be playing and all that," Charles Mitchell said. "But looking at the other guys I knew it was something that shouldn't have happened. They were a game we should never lose."

They being Louisiana Tech, of course. The guys were Mitchell's elder Mississippi State teammates just stunned by a 22-14 defeat to open their 2008 season. A campaign that never recovered from the upset, either. These 2011 Bulldogs can't erase that piece of program history, but the handful of veterans who were there do intend to set things aright at last. Including Mitchell. A true freshman at the... Recommended Stories

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