Mississippi State football

With rain predicted for Thursday, there is a good chance the Battle for the Golden Egg between the Bulldogs and the Ole Miss Rebels will get a little wet.

Leach said the only thing the conditions could hurt would be the footing, but not enough to alter the play-calling. He thinks using the weather as an excuse in a football game can be considered the same as “dog ate my homework” excuse.

Whether it will rain or not in Oxford on Thanksgiving night is a wait and see situation anyway for Leach.

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