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6-27-22: When Will Mississippi State's Baseball Recruiting Pick Up?
Mississippi State's baseball season came to an end over a month ago, and it was obvious the first priority for Chris Lemonis and staff was to raid the transfer portal to bring in some top end talent. Now with only three players having made a commitment, is it reasonable to be worried about the lack of movement into Starkville? Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk have a spirited debate about what's going on with the baseball program.
6-24-22: Mississippi State's Tackles Are the Biggest Key to the Season
Mississippi State brings back more production than any one in the SEC on offense, but all those weapons will be for naught if the Bulldogs cannot adequately replace their star left tackle and first round pick in the NFL Draft, Charles Cross. Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk examine the options at both tackle positions, and explain why even with Cross gone, the Bulldogs could be improved up front.
6-23-22: Mississippi State Continues To Be Creative in Attendance
John Cohen said it best in his interview on Thunder & Lightning last week, Mississippi State is in an attendance battle with the couch. As the cost of everything rises, his university is trying all manner of creative solutions to get Bulldog fans back in Davis Wade Stadium. Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk discuss the newest idea from the Bryan Building.
6-22-22: Rumbling Along Through the Summer Heat
Mississippi State sports may be on vacation, but Brian Hadad and Robbie certainly aren't. The guys dive back into the mailbag to answer your questions in another edition of The Rumblings.
6-21-22: True or False About Mississippi State Football
One month out from SEC Media Days and about 75 days out from the start of the season, Mississippi State football has a lot of questions to be answered. Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk go rapid fire style on some big picture issues about the team and the top players on the roster.
6-20-22: Who Is Under the Radar For MIssissippi State Football?
Mississippi State is a team that returns a lot of production, which means there are a lot of known commodities on the roster. So who are the Bulldogs you aren't hearing about who could make a big impact in 2022? Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk have some names to know for the upcoming season.
6-17-22: John Cohen Gives His Thoughts on All Things Mississippi State
When you want answers on anything, its always best to go right to the top. Brian Hadad talks with Mississippi State athletic director John Cohen on a number of topics, then Robbie Faulk joins him to discuss Cohen's answers, and to talk another addition to the Class of 2023 for Mike Leach's squad.
T&L Exclusive: John Cohen on NIL, Facilities, and Your Messages to Him
Summer time means the Mississippi State coaches are on the road meeting fans across the state, and John Cohen is right there with them. The head Bulldog spoke with Brian Hadad on what fans tell him as they meet up this month, and his thoughts on the fast changing landscape of college athletics.
6-16-22: This Year's Egg Bowl Has Another Layer of Intrigue
Mississippi State and Ole Miss is a game that is never short on storylines, but there's one more layer to this year's Egg Bowl that could tell a story for the landscape of college football. Brian Hadad discusses that, plus welcomes his SportsTalk Mississippi co-host Michael Borkey for a deeper look at the Rebels.
6-15-22: Nothing's Hotter Than The Rumblings
Mississippi summer is in full force, and the only thing hotter than the weather outside are the questions in the T&L mailbag. Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk answer your questions in a blazing edition of The Rumblings.
6-14-22: What Future Scheduling Options Mean for Mississippi State
SEC Spring Meetings ended without the conference's athletic directors deciding on a future schedule model for the arrival of Oklahoma and Texas, leaving the debate to continue without resolution. What plan best helps Mississippi State, and why is the other option one that could be potentially costly for the athletic department.
6-13-22: Mississippi State Continues to Build Momentum in Recruiting
Mississippi State hosted a number of its top recruiting targets for the 2023 class this past weekend, and while no commitments were made, the Bulldogs look to have made some positive impressions across their board. Brian Hadad and Robbie Faulk talk recruiting for football, then switch to baseball as another transfer announces he's coming to Starkville.
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