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Russell, Dogs Begin Serious Gator Bowl Work

Russell, Dogs Begin Serious Gator Bowl Work

He's enjoyed the down-time, relatively speaking, during the first phase of bowl camp. Not least because it gave that injured ankle more chance to heal. But starting today the Bulldogs return to a true game-preparation schedule, and Tyler Russell takes charge again.

His first task: translating the vigorous and often even fun approach Mississippi State applied to last week's work into practicing for the Gator Bowl. Because, Russell said Sunday, the real work begins. "Yeah, you still see a lot of energy and stuff like that. But the focus has to change." Change from scrimmaging each to scheming for Northwestern. Coach Dan Mullen has saved the last four practice... Recommended Stories

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