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Bulldogs Anthony Dixon Gets DUI in Starkville

The News NOT as good for new Mississippi State Coach Dan Mullen.

His Top Running Back gets tagged for DUI.

Anthony Dixon, the Bulldogs Top returning Offensive Player, was arrested over the weekend.

His status for the season is unclear.

The arrest report from the Starkville, Police Department says Dixon was charged with Driving Under the Influence after officers say they found him intoxicated with 2 empty champagne Bottles in the car.

In a Statement this afternoon, Coach Mullen says he's extremely disappointed in what he calls Dixon's selfish decision that led to his arrest..and added his punishment will be handled internally.

Dixon, a Pre-Season 2nd team All-SEC selection, apologized to Bulldog Fans, saying he'll accept any punishment Mullen decides.

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