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Mullen: "A Lot Of Fundamentals Getting Done"

Mullen: "A Lot Of Fundamentals Getting Done"

Mississippi State returned to work Tuesday, as part of the open-date schedule. Coach Dan Mullen has the Bulldogs on a short week of three practices, with the corresponding goals of A) keeping the veterans just sharp enough and B) giving the second and third teamers camp-style snaps for their development.

The break might seem early for #21 Mississippi State, after just four games. But Mullen takes this as good timing, counting August camp and September games as half of the 2012 season. Besides, after a couple of less-than-polished performances in wins over Troy and South Alabama, the Bulldogs (4-0, 1-0 SEC) could use some mental down-time. Because next week resumes conference season with a trip to... Recommended Stories

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