There might be hard-boiled eggs at the 2010 Egg Bowl. Blood will be boiling on both sidelines when Mississippi State travels to Ole Miss for the regular-season finale on Nov. 27, which figures to be the hottest SEC rivalry this coming season.
How important is the annual Egg Bowl to rivals Mississippi State and Ole Miss?
Well, the Rebels waited only one day to fire former coach Ed Orgeron — after Ole Miss brass declared he would return the next season — after his team lost to Mississippi State 17-14 in 2007. The Rebels blew a 14-0 lead in the fourth quarter, after Orgeron gambled on fourth-down from midfield and failed.