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Freshman McKinney Making A Big Bulldog Mark

Freshman McKinney Making A Big Bulldog Mark

Everybody else has noticed who currently tops the Bulldog defense in tackles. That's good because the man himself only finds out such things second-hand. "To be honest I don't pay attention to the stats," Benardrick McKinney said. "I hear people talking about them but I'm like thank you, and give them back."

It's Mississippi State saying thank-you to McKinney these days. Hopes were high for the redshirt freshman linebacker after an impressive spring, and watching him make real-game plays is no surprise. But to have more total tackles after seven games than such veteran performers as Cam Lawrence, Nickoe Whitley, and Deontae Skinner? Now that really has people talking, a lot. Just don't expect...

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