STM Bulldogs Gameday: Mississippi State Reclaims In-State Superiority With a 35-3 Egg Bowl Win

Mississippi State did exactly what it needed to do Thursday night in Oxford, dominating Ole Miss to the tune of a 35-3 win in the 115th annual meeting between the two rivals. State rolled up 420 yards and held the explosive Rebels to a mere 189 yards, forcing three turnovers and sacking Ole Miss quarterbacks … Continue reading “STM Bulldogs Gameday: Mississippi State Reclaims In-State Superiority With a 35-3 Egg Bowl Win”

Thunder & Lightning: Preview, Playmakers and Predictions for The Battle for the Golden Egg

There’s no time left for talk, Mississippi State and Ole Miss will renew hostilities for the 115th time. Can the Bulldogs take revenge for last season’s loss, or will the Rebels pull off the upset again? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman get you ready for the penultimate game of the season.

Thunder & Lightning: How Will the Egg Bowl Define Moorhead, Fitzgerald, and the MSU Defense?

It’s been an up and down year for Mississippi State as a team, but the chance to finish on a high note has arrived with the season finale against Ole Miss. How will Thursday’s game define this season and beyond for Joe Moorhead, Nick Fitzgerald, and this Bulldog defense? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman look … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: How Will the Egg Bowl Define Moorhead, Fitzgerald, and the MSU Defense?”

T&L Extra: Egg Bowl Preview with SportsTalk Mississippi’s Brian Scott Rippee

One day closer to the biggest showdown in the Magnolia State, what should Mississippi State expect from their rivals in Oxford. Brian Hadad catches up with the other half of the SportsTalk Mississippi team, Brian Scott Rippee, to get his thoughts on the Ole Miss Rebels. Photo credit: Matt Bush-USA TODAY Sports

Defense Compensates For Sluggish Offensive Night As Rebels Bounce Back With Win Over Nicholls

A flawed evening on the offensive end of the floor was rectified by Ole Miss’ best defensive performance of this young season as the Rebels bounced back from a loss at Butler with a 75-55 win over Nicholls at The Pavilion on Tuesday night. The Colonels shot just 34 percent from the field and made … Continue reading “Defense Compensates For Sluggish Offensive Night As Rebels Bounce Back With Win Over Nicholls”

How Will Ole Miss Attack Feisty Bulldog Defense?

Ole Miss’ 2018 football season will end on Thursday night. This much we know. The Rebels have lost four games in a row and the only Power Five teams they’ve beaten are Texas Tech and an Arkansas team headed towards a 2-10 season. The final chapter of the Rebels’ season will certainly be an impactful … Continue reading “How Will Ole Miss Attack Feisty Bulldog Defense?”

Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Manage its Emotions Against Ole Miss?

Mississippi State-Ole Miss is always an emotional rivalry game, led by the passion of the two fanbases. After the way last year’s game transpired, are the Bulldogs going to be able to keep their emotions in check this Thursday in Oxford? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman examine that question, plus the SuperTalk debut of Future … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Manage its Emotions Against Ole Miss?”

Egg Bowl Week: Coach Joe Moorhead is Set For His First Showdown With Ole Miss

It is definitely a new day in the Egg Bowl rivalry, as Mississippi State head coach Joe Moorhead referred to his opponent this week as “Ole Miss”, marking the first time in nine years the name of the Bulldogs’ archrival was uttered in a press conference here in Starkville. Moorhead talked to the local media … Continue reading “Egg Bowl Week: Coach Joe Moorhead is Set For His First Showdown With Ole Miss”

Brown, Luke React to Overturned Touchdown Catch

It is the play that the game will be remembered for and one that was decided by a subjective rule as the game hung in the balance. Ole Miss wide receiver A.J. Brown leapt into the air on a third down and six situation in overtime as the Rebels trailed 36-29. Brown caught the football, … Continue reading “Brown, Luke React to Overturned Touchdown Catch”

Familiar Issues Plague Ole Miss In Overtime Loss To Vanderbilt

The result and events that led to it were largely the same for an Ole Miss team that has lost four games in a row after a 36-29 overtime defeat to Vanderbilt in Nashville on Saturday night. The Rebels have been competitive in most of the games they’ve played this season and given themselves countless, … Continue reading “Familiar Issues Plague Ole Miss In Overtime Loss To Vanderbilt”