Golson, Alford recall two-sport challenges Ealy and Plumlee are set to face

Senquez Golson could feel himself hitting a wall. It was the spring of 2012, and as the calendar turned to May, fatigue began to set in. Golson was roughly six months removed from his first season of college football, a freshman campaign that saw him play in all 12 games and make four starts at … Continue reading “Golson, Alford recall two-sport challenges Ealy and Plumlee are set to face”

Cotton Blues: Mississippi Made

Cotton Blues is a casual family restaurant that is Mississippi made to its core. From investing in local people, locally sourced ingredients, and keeping it’s “New York Approved” cheesecake manufactured in the Magnolia State, Chris Ortego, owner, and founder, of Cotton Blues, believes in all that Mississippi has to offer his customers. When Jon Quinones … Continue reading “Cotton Blues: Mississippi Made”

Five Mississippi State Players Named to the Coaches Preseason All-SEC Team

Preseason awards are starting to find their way to social media, and on Thursday, the SEC announced its preseason all-conference team as voted on by the league’s coaches. Five Mississippi State players saw their names among the honorees, led by first team selection junior linebacker Erroll Thompson. It's almost time for some #SECFB šŸ„³ 2019 … Continue reading “Five Mississippi State Players Named to the Coaches Preseason All-SEC Team”

Mississippiā€™s Tanglefoot Trail Voted 2019 Rail-Trail Hall of Fame Inductee

Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC), the nationā€™s largest trails organization, announced the induction of Mississippiā€™s Tanglefoot Trail into the Rail-Trail Hall of Fame. The Tanglefoot Trail is Mississippiā€™s longest rail-trail, stretching 43.6 miles through the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in the Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area. The paved trail winds through three counties (Chickasaw, Pontotoc and … Continue reading “Mississippiā€™s Tanglefoot Trail Voted 2019 Rail-Trail Hall of Fame Inductee”

Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Dominate The Trenches Against Kansas State Again?

One of the oldest cliches in football is games are won in the trenches. It was never more true than in Mississippi State’s victory over Kansas State a season ago. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman look forward to the rematch in Starkville, with some help from GoPowerCat.com’s Tim Fitzgerald.

T&L Extra: GoPowerCat.com’s Tim Fitzgerald Previews Kansas State

A season ago, Mississippi State traveled to Manhattan, Kansas and left with a convincing victory that was quite literally won in the trenches. Now Kansas State makes the return trip with a new coach, seeking revenge. Brian Hadad catches up with GoPowerCat.com’s Tim Fitzgerald to preview this SEC-Big 12 showdown. Photo courtesy of Kelly Donoho/Mississippi … Continue reading “T&L Extra: GoPowerCat.com’s Tim Fitzgerald Previews Kansas State”

Practice Report: Pennamon adjusts to tight end, Tisdale confident in landing backup QB role

The last 20 months have been a whirlwind for Dā€™Vaughn Pennamon.Ā  Once thought to be the future of the Ole Miss backfield, he suffered a gruesome knee injury in the penultimate game of the 2017 season against Texas A&M. It cost him the entire 2018 season. Finally healthy, Pennamon has been competing for carries at … Continue reading “Practice Report: Pennamon adjusts to tight end, Tisdale confident in landing backup QB role”