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Day-Two Puts Offense In Spring Camp Focus

Well, it didn't take long for Anthony Dixon to run afoul of both the scales and his new coach. The offense? On day-two of spring camp the senior halfback reported over his listed 235 weight. "He's kind of got me on punishment right now because I'm about one pound off," Dixon admitted. "I can't run with the ones, I have to run with the twos and threes and I don't like that, it's a demotion!"

But one Dixon takes with his usual facemask-wide grin, because he doesn't intend it to last any longer than the next time Mississippi State lines up for a 2009 spring practice. "I guess (Saturday) I'll be able to get back with the ones!" he said. "I'm doing my best to get back there." The Bulldog team did get back out there on the practice fields Thursday for their second working day. The session...