‘Apathy was too much to overcome:’ Carter explains Luke firing and outlines search process

Photo credit: Ole Miss Athletics As he stood at a lectern, addressing a crowd of cameras and reporters in the aftermath of his first major decision as athletics director, Keith Carter described the last 24 hours as a “tough day.”  The newly-minted leader of the Ole Miss Athletics Department announced the firing of Matt Luke, … Continue reading “‘Apathy was too much to overcome:’ Carter explains Luke firing and outlines search process”

Thunder & Lightning: Why Joe Moorhead Was Always Coming Back to Mississippi State

There was enough smoke to run a barbeque restaurant surrounding Mississippi State and the future of Coach Joe Moorhead last week, but in the end, the Bulldogs will remain under Moorhead’s tutelage for the 2020 season. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman explain that despite the deluge of rumors, this was the likely move the entire … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Why Joe Moorhead Was Always Coming Back to Mississippi State”

Ole Miss fires head coach Matt Luke

Ole Miss has fired head football coach Matt Luke, a source with knowledge of the situation has confirmed to SupertTalk. RebelGrove was the first to report the news. Luke went 15-21 (6-18) in three seasons, including a 6-6 mark in 2017 after taking over for former head man Hugh Freeze, who resigned in July before … Continue reading “Ole Miss fires head coach Matt Luke”

Thunder & Lightning: What’s True After Mississippi State Keeps The Golden Egg Trophy?

Mississippi State will keep the Golden Egg in Starkville for another 12 months after Thursday night’s hilarious and improbable 21-20 win over Ole Miss. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman discuss what happened on the field and in the press conferences as the Bulldogs are headed back to a bowl game for the 10th straight year.

WATCH: Coach Joe Moorhead and Mississippi State Players React to Egg Bowl Victory

It was definitely a game for the ages, as Mississippi State took down Ole Miss 21-20 in what can only be described as inexplicable fashion. Following the game, Joe Moorhead spoke about the win, but more importantly, he gave a fiery retort to the rumors that had him leaving Starkville after tonight’s game be it … Continue reading “WATCH: Coach Joe Moorhead and Mississippi State Players React to Egg Bowl Victory”

Mississippi State Finds Sweet Relief in 21-20 Egg Bowl Victory

At first it seemed Mississippi State had Ole Miss right where they wanted them, facing a 4th and 24 in the closing moments of Thursday night’s Egg Bowl. But an improbable conversion and two costly penalties gave the Rebels first and goal, and suddenly it was the red and blue who had things going their … Continue reading “Mississippi State Finds Sweet Relief in 21-20 Egg Bowl Victory”

Moore’s penalty costs Ole Miss chance at Egg Bowl win

Photo credit: Joshua McCoy –Ole Miss Athletics STARKVILLE, Miss — Hiked leg and all, Ole Miss pissed away an opportunity to win the 2019 Egg Bowl. The Rebels fell 21-20 to a fragile, five-win Mississippi State team inside Davis-Wade Stadium. The finish was baffling, yet somehow fitting. Trailing 21-14 with 126 seconds remains in its season, … Continue reading “Moore’s penalty costs Ole Miss chance at Egg Bowl win”