Tis the season for upsets in college football. Just when you thought you had college football playoff contenders and major bowl game prospects figured out, upsets happen. This is one of the greatest things about college football. No one loves an upset like college football fans around the world. Today was a tricky day, and some teams were absolutely surprised. As I am writing … [Read more...] about Upsets in College Football Today
This past week I traveled to Mississippi last week to experience some SEC football. My morning started off in Oxford, Mississippi. Home to The Grove and the Ole Miss Rebels. The Rebels welcomed Nick Saban and The Tide to Oxford for an SEC on CBS tilt. Ole Miss hung with the Tide all afternoon and were tied at 24 heading into the 4th Quarter. The Tide outscored the Rebels 6–0 in … [Read more...] about Week 12: Can Ole Miss win the Tailgate and the Game?
Over the years, Ole Miss has knocked off a number of highly ranked teams and more than one eventual national champion. One, however, might argue that the victory that put the Rebels on the map took place on this day 70 years ago. That's when Ole Miss picked up its first-ever win over an AP top-5 team. Jimmy Lear had a day to remember as the Rebels snapped No. 3 Maryland's … [Read more...] about 70-Year CFB Anniversary: Ole Miss Snaps Maryland’s 22-Game Unbeaten Streak, 21-14
In the history of the rivalry, highly-ranked LSU teams have had a way of ruining Ole Miss' night. Perhaps the most memorable case came in 1959 when eventual Heisman Trophy winner Bill Cannon returned a late punt for a touchdown in a top-3 matchup to beat the Rebels, 7-3. In 2003, a missed field goal was the difference as the eventual national champion Tigers handed Ole Miss … [Read more...] about 50-Year CFB Anniversary: Undefeated LSU Scores on Controversial Final Play to Stun Ole Miss, 17-16
Entering Saturday, three undefeated teams remained in the SEC. Thanks to LSU and a raucous crowd in Baton Rouge, that number is down to two. Trailing by 14 points early against No. 7 Ole Miss, LSU closed the game strong. The Tigers roared back from the early deficit to hand the previously undefeated Rebels their first loss of the year, 45-20. For its efforts, LSU has … [Read more...] about FQ/CFBHome Team of the Week: Week 8, 2022 — LSU