Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze felt like the Rebels needed a little help to get into a New Years Six bowl game. They got more than enough as the favorites won on championship weekend, a couple of them in a big way.
It will be a different set of emotions that TCU must work through. Unlike their Big 12 rival Baylor, which never reached the selection committee’s top four, TCU actually reached No. 3 before falling out in favor of Ohio State.
TCU coach Gary Patterson insists that will not be a factor in how his team prepares for and plays in Atlanta.
From the Mother Ship, Ole Miss and the Peach