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Chris Boyd

At long last, football season arrives

The concept of a college football offseason is an increasingly abstract one. The game itself doesn’t occupy the calendar year-round, but thanks to unimaginable amounts of money and our own sick passion, the culture does. (more…) (August 29, 2013, Page 9)

Vandy’s ticket woes should be cautionary tale for OM fans

Sports columnist Steven Godfrey takes a look at Vanderbilt football ticket sales and fan support and issues a warning to Ole Miss fans that they’d better take notice so that something like that doesn’t happen to them. (August 23, 2013, Page 6A)

‘Dores sink Rebels with late rally

Two teams entered Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Saturday looking to gain bowl eligibility. Until the final minute of the game, it looked like the Rebels would be the team to gain magic win No. 6. Then Ole Miss repeated its unfortunate recent history.

Clinging to a six-point lead late, the Rebels surrendered a last-minute touchdown and fell to Vanderbilt 27-26. (November 12, 2012, Page 1B)

Ole Miss lets another one get away

VIDEO BLOG: Two teams will enter Vaught-Hemingway Stadium tonight. Only one of Ole Miss (5-4 overall, 2-3 SEC) and Vanderbilt (5-4, 3-3) will leave having achieved bowl eligibility.

The game is set for a 6 p.m. kickoff and will be televised on ESPNU. (more…) (November 10, 2012)

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