August 16, 2013

Perkins Representing Magnolia Roots

Running backs have rarely been a topic of concern in Starkville since most Bulldog fans can remember. The state of Mississippi has produced some of the great ones and many of those players have staked their claim in Maroon and White. Wayne Jones, Michael Haddix, Michael Davis, Dicenzo Miller and Jerious Norwood all hailed from this great state. But running backs coach Greg Knox has personally been able to work with two-straight NFL backs from the Magnolia state in Anthony Dixon and Vick Ballard while having hopes of putting his third starter in the league in as many tries. Senior leader LaDarius Perkins is soon to be part of that elite group, but he mentions that he is not to be compared.

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