Mullen to make rounds at ESPN

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State will take Wednesday off from practice due to the start of classes. Coach Dan Mullen is taking advantage of the day away from the practice fields: He’ll trip to ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn., for a day’s worth of interviews and meetings.

He’ll be on ESPN’s First Take program and ESPNews in the morning and on the College Football Live program at 1:30 p.m. He’ll also take part in a live chat on