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Bell Can Ring In New Year With Points Record

Three tackles for an entire season won't win the attention of linebackers and safeties who can tally that total in a single series. For Devon Bell, it's a different perspective. "My whole high school career I think I had maybe three tackles!"

Of course Bell wasn't brought to Mississippi State to tackle the ballcarrier, he came to kick the ball. And here at the end of his first college season the true freshman finds himself already owning or closing in on records. Beginning with points by a placekicker; Bell's 77 so far in the rookie year matches Brian Hazelwood's total for 13 games back in 1998. And just how closely was he keeping... Recommended Stories