The former Illinois assistant worked along side Mullen at Bowling Green, Utah, and Florida before Mullen came to MSU in 2009.
What was once only a rumor now becomes all but official as Deshea Townsend will reportedly be named Mississippi State's defensive backs coach.
The former NFL star and Mississippi native reportedly interviewed with Dan Mullen earlier today. Could he be State's next defensive backs coach?
Mississippi State hires back David Turner as defensive line coach. Turner last coached at MSU from 2007-2009.
We all wondered yesterday how well coach Wilson would take a such a public demotion when Geoff Collins replaced him as defensive coordinator. Late last night, Wilson did as many expected, and took a job elsewhere.
The school has now confirmed what Pete Roussel reported this morning as Collins becomes MSU's new defensive coordinator.
It appears that the move to make Geoff Collins the defensive play-caller for the Gator Bowl may have been a preview for a coming permanent change.
The Bulldog assistant and cornerbacks coach joins former Bulldog defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson on the new Auburn staff.
Yes there were reports last night that Mullen would interview with Colorado, but from who? And can they be considered credible? We take a look.