Oxford, Mississippi Sports News

University of Louisville is considering doing away with the school's Athletic Association

Wed, November 22, 2017

In an email exchange, interim President Greg Postel and trustee David Grissom talk about possible getting rid of the athletics board all together

      
 
 

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An oral history of the Egg Bowl that started with a brawl and ended with a gutsy call

Tue, November 21, 2017

With a bowl berth on the line, Ole Miss and Mississippi State met in the memorable 1997 Egg Bowl

      
 
 

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Ole Miss reiterates that the NCAA storyline isn't a factor headed into the Egg Bowl

Tue, November 21, 2017

Matt Luke, Breeland Speaks and Javon Patterson didn't say much about MSU's involvement in the NCAA's investigation into Ole Miss.

      
 
 

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As NFL players feel fans' scorn on social media, some choose to push back

Tue, November 21, 2017

For some NFL players, taking ridicule on social media is just part of the job. But others are reluctant to

      
 
 

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NFL power rankings: Vikings move into top five

Tue, November 21, 2017

Minnesota's big win over Rams launches Case Keenum and Co. up the board.

      
 
 

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Bowl projections: Ohio State remains on Playoff track with Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma

Tue, November 21, 2017

No upsets meant no changes in the latest USA TODAY bowl projections. Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma, Ohio State remain in the College Football Playoff.

      
 
 

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MLB free agent predictions: Where J.D. Martinez, Yu Darvish, Jake Arrieta will land

Tue, November 21, 2017

The period between the GM meetings and the winter meetings – set to run this year from Dec. 11-14 – often brings about a spurt of free agent activity.

      
 
 

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The College Football Playoff has turned the Heisman into an afterthought

Tue, November 21, 2017

The Heisman is still significant, but the new hierarchy dictates that the Playoff is first, second and third in significance. Everything else pales.

      
 
 

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Patriots' Bill Belichick in no 'big rush' to return to Mexico City

Tue, November 21, 2017

Patriots coach says logistical issues for game in Mexico City took a lot of energy out of the organization.

      
 
 

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The Egg Bowl represents the end of the road for Ole Miss

Mon, November 20, 2017

The Rebels' season comes to a close with the Egg Bowl Thursday night

      
 
 

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