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Hugh Freeze could have gloated Saturday night but instead used Bully’s pulpit to slightly rebuke media and to promote both of Mississippi’s SEC football programs. It’s not a bad idea. First, college football in Mississippi needs promoting. It has taken giant leaps

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Safe at home? That’s the way its been most often in the Egg Bowl

It’s never too early to talk about the Egg Bowl is it? From the Mother Ship, a look at Mississippi’s SEC rivalry game and what an advantage it’s been to have that game at home. As is often the case

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Final: MSU 17, Ole Miss 10, Overtime

You could see this coming, because Ole Miss failed to take advantage of chances to extend the lead. The Rebels only needed to extend it a little bit. They were playing pretty well defensively. A 10-point lead would have done

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Remembering The Immaculate Deflection

I have a look back at the wind-blown field goal game, now 30 years old, in today’s Daily Journal. The story focuses on Kelly Powell, the Ole Miss quarterback on that day, and on the current Ole Miss kicker, Andrew

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Bjork comments on Egg Bowl experience

Interesting comments here from Ross Bjork on the decision to play Dan Mullen’s comments about never again losing to Ole Miss on the video board after Mullen had just lost to Ole Miss. I haven’t polled a large number of

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Ole Miss fined for postgame scene at VHS

This from SEC media relations this morning: BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 27, 2012) – The Southeastern Conference announced today that Ole Miss will be fined $5,000 for a violation of the league’s access to competition area policy.The policy states that “access

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Sawyer saw role reversal in Egg Bowl

Quit is such an ugly word in competitive sports, but sometimes it happens. It happened with Ole Miss last year in three games after Houston Nutt’s firing was announced, not at the beginning of games, necessarily, but as Emmanuel McCray

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Day After Observations

Notes and thoughts from the Rebels 41-24 win over rival Mississippi State … More scenes from the field after the game [youtube] Ole Miss DC Dave Wommack [youtube] Ole Miss WR Donte Moncrief [youtube] You hear a

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Heard talks WRs, Egg Bowl

Ole Miss wide receivers coach Grant Heard, like offensive line coach Matt Luke, also participated in this series as a player. Q:  On the WRs going against their secondary “I think it’s going to be a good matchup just like

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Game Day: Egg Bowl Keys To Victory

Play hard, coach harder Ole Miss is a banged-up team right now, most notably in the secondary but also with quarterback Bo Wallace. Last week Rebels coach Hugh Freeze credited different blocking schemes with helping revive the run game at

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Game Day: Egg Bowl AT A Glance

No. 24 MSU at Ole Miss Where: Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, Oxford Kickoff: 6 p.m. Television: ESPNU Radio: Ole Miss Network; Sirius 94, XM 198 Records: Ole Miss 5-6, 2-5 SEC, MSU 8-3, 4-3 SEC Series: Ole Miss leads 60-42-6 Coaches: MSU

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Daily Journal Egg Bowl Roundtable

Good stuff here from Rebel Sports Radio. This morning’s “Ole Miss Beat” featured a roundtable discussion on the Egg Bowl from MSU beat writer Brad Locke, sports editor John Pitts and myself. Also, former Ole Miss QB Romaro Miller is

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The X Factors

From the mother ship, under the radar guys with the potential to make the winning difference for their teams Saturday night. For Ole Miss, Randall Mackey For MSU, Dak Prescott

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