Category Archives: Sports

The Stage Is Set

In the NFL today was Championship Sunday.  The Greenbay Packers took on the Chicago Bears for dominance of the NFC.  In the AFC, the Pittsburgh Steelers battled the New York Jets.  The 6-seed Packers defeated the Eagles in the wildcard … Continue reading

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Win or Go Home!

With football season over for my alma mater, Mississippi State (the Dawgs crushed Michigan 52-14 in the Gator Bowl, dealing the Wolverines their worst bowl loss in school history), I’ve now turned my football attention to the NFL completely. The … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I hope you had a wonderful time ringing in the new year last night. Today, my friends and I are turning our attention to Jacksonville, Florida, the site of the 2011 Progressive Gator Bowl. At 1:00 ET, the Mississippi State … Continue reading

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I Easily Survived Six Rounds with That Ugly Bear

These are a few of the words that escaped the mouth of Muhammad Ali after winning a bout with Sonny Liston.  While they weren’t in a boxing match, the Mississippi State football team can relate.  They easily survived four quarters … Continue reading

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Hail State!

The Mississippi State Bulldogs defeated the then #22 Florida Gators in Gainesville this past Saturday.  The score was 10-7 and to top it all off, it was Florida’s homecoming.  I feel just a little bad that I enjoyed seeing the dejected faces … Continue reading

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Happy Days are Here Again

Today, we lighten things up a bit.  “Happy Days are Here Again” is perhaps one of America’s most widely known songs.  This piece from 1929 by Milton Ager and Jack Yellen (music and lyrics respectively) is #47 on the RIAA’s … Continue reading

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