Tag: Mississippi football

Gov. Winter remembers 1941 and 'The Game'

Posted on: October 01,2014

People don’t believe me when I tell them this, but it’s true: Mississippi State and Ole Miss once played a football game with the Southeastern Conference Championship at stake. It’s true. It happened nearly 74 years ago in 1940. I have an eyewitness. His name is William Winter and we know him as Governor and […]