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Bulldogs Open Spring Football Training

True freshman WR O'Neal Wilder

It wasn't so much just getting back to football drills that put some spring in Mississippi State steps Monday. "It looked like they liked practicing better than they did the off-season program!" said Coach Sylvester Croom after the opening day of 2008 spring training. "That was obvious, there was some relief to be back on the field."

Yet whatever their motivation, be escaping the winter-weight room or just running around with/or after a football again, the Bulldog coach wasn't complaining at the end of a nearly three-hour session to kick off this 15-date spring camp. Certainly Mississippi State's varsity wasn't acting like a bunch that less than two months ago was still playing ball and was coming off a shortened down-time... Recommended Stories