FOOTBALL: Got Bumphis on the phone

Tupelo High School wide receiver Chad Bumphis has Mississippi State on his radar with the hiring of new coach Dan Mullen.
“They’re pretty high right now. I like Dan Mullen a lot. That’s who was recruiting me for Florida. I like his offense,” said Bumphis, who is in Mobile preparing for Saturday’s Mississippi-Alabama all-star game.
Florida and Alabama had been considered the leaders in Bumphis’ recruitment with Ole Miss have gotten back in the picture by virtue of its strong finish to the regular season.