Sunday, September 24, 2023

10. Freeze Pre-Game Speech: Watch Out for Falling Goalposts

Rebel coach ordered team to crash the party.
“There’s been a party out in that Grove all day long,” Freeze told his Rebels in his locker room pep talk just before their 23-17 victory over No. 3-ranked Alabama, as immortalized in this week’s episode of The Season, the weekly online series Ole Miss Sports produces during the football season. “They’ve been waitin’ forever … When this thing’s over, and they start to tear those goal posts down—hey, hey, those things are heavy. You better get back in here and don’t get hurt.”
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