MSU Football Historical

MSU pays Jennings' way to campus in 1909

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This kind of camaraderie is most likely deemed illegal by the NCAA these days.

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VIDEO: 1980 Emory Bellard Show following Bama win

Thanks to the wondrous works of MSU fan and YouTube officianato SlickDawg, we now have the full video of the coaches show with Jack Cristil and Emory Bellard following the historic win over No. 1...

1941 Baltimore paper confuses MSU, Ole Miss

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Mississippi State beat Georgetown? Ah, Mississippi is close enough...

1990 Gadsden (AL) Sports Columnist Was A Scrooge

The 1990 edition of the Gadsden Times featured a little bah-humbug to many a sports teams from local sports reporter Ben Thomas.

Northwestern and the 1949 Rose Bowl Controversy

The Wildcats are 1-9 all-time in bowl games, but should they really be 0-10?

MSU makes Orange because UT 'disbands' in 1936

A two loss MSU team was only extended an offer after Tennessee turned down a chance to play in Miami in 1936.

Cartoon Artist Picks Georgetown over MSU in 40s

A cartoon artist makes his bowl predictions in a December 1940 edition of the Milwaukee Journal.

How State nearly went to the Rose Bowl in 1940

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After a 10-0-1 regular season in 1940, Mississippi State accepted a bid to play in the Orange Bowl against the Georgetown Hoyas. But the Orange Bowl wasn't the only bowl that came calling that...

Steve Spurrier nearly MSU's coach in 1985

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In our series taking a look back through MSU's athletics history. Today we examine 1985, and how Steve Spurrier almost became the head coach at Mississippi State

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