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Mississippi State football: Bookie Watson lands on Lombardi Award list

Mississippi State football star Nathaniel “Bookie” Watson is getting some early Lombardi Award love before his final season with the Bulldogs.

One more year with Nathaniel “Bookie” Watson. That’s what Mississippi State football fans get. And heading into his final season with the Mississippi State Bulldogs, Watson is receiving some recognition from the Lombardi Award.

As the Bulldogs gear up for their season opener against the Southeastern Louisiana Lions on September 2, Watson (a key leader for this Mississippi State Bulldogs team) was named to the 2023 Lombardi Award Watch List.