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College football's great rivalries: Ole Miss vs. Mississippi State

For more than a century the "Egg Bowl" has been the most important game played in Mississippi
<p> For more than a century the "Egg Bowl" has been the most important game played in Mississippi</p>

This profile of the Ole Miss and Mississippi State college football rivalry originally appeared in Athlon's 2008 Southeastern college football magazine. As the two in-state rivals prepare for the 108th "Egg Bowl," we thought it would be relevant to take a look back at the history of the biggest game played every year in Mississippi.

The Egg Bowl

By Michael Bradley