STARKVILLE - Given the week that preceded it — and all the ramifications — little wonder the first Game Day of Mississippi's football season hardly seemed a football Saturday at all.
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STARKVILLE - Mississippi State's got an "O" too. In this case, it's "O-marr" ... the quarterback.
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The Daily Journal
Mississippi State scrapped its smoke-filled sprint to the sideline before its season opener for a solemn, single-file walk to pay respects to the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Mississippi State football team pays solemn respect
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