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Mullen Tunes Dogs Up For Saturday Scrimmage

"It feels more like bowl prep than spring ball," Dan Mullen commented. The coach certainly had a point, with the (alleged) 50 degrees and light drizzle his Bulldogs had just finished practicing in. Not that anyone complained. "It was kind of fun," said Benardrick McKinney. "We stayed juiced-up out there."

The middle linebacker was telling truth. The conditions aren't exactly seasonable, though that is forecast to change tomorrow with much warmer weather in store for Saturday's scrimmage. And maybe McKinney and team were warmed to this day's task just by thinking ahead to knocking heads at Scott Field. Whatever the reason, Mississippi State had a solid Thursday practice. Whether the usual drills or... Recommended Stories

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