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Defense Holds On For Scrimmage Victory

Defense Holds On For Scrimmage Victory

He didn't really give a halftime speech or anything like that. The third teams were having at each other at the time so Dan Mullen was paying at least some attention there. What the Mississippi State coach really did was stick to the pre-scrimmage plan, and that turned the offense loose in the second ‘half' of Saturday's game-type practice at Scott Field.

After being held to a lone touchdown and field goal in the first half, the #1 offense put on a show after their brief break. With QB Tyler Russell in charge, the offense scored on five of their first six possessions and gave several hundred fans—as well as their coaches—something to feel good about. However it wasn't enough to make up for that first half frustration entirely; or to offset...

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