Found December 08, 2011 on Crystal Ball Run:
If you’re a regular reader of Crystal Ball Run, you know that in the past, we’ve had our fun with the Ole Miss football program. Well, really, I take that back. More so, we’ve had our fun with the bumbling, stumbling fool that masqueraded as their ex-head coach, Houston Nut. Really, to say that Houston Nutt was a “bad head coach,” would be like saying, “Michael Lohan is a bad father.” Quite frankly, it’s the understatement of the century. Over the last four years (and really, the last two year in specific), Nutt was running much more a three-ring circus than a football program. During that stretch his team was comically awful, going 6-18 in his final two years in Oxford, with just one win over an SEC program in that stretch. Along the way, there were losses to Vanderbilt twice, Kentucky once, and a season-opening defeat to I-AA Jacksonville State to open the 2010 season. Yes, that actually happened. Not to mention three straight losses to Mississippi State in the Egg Bowl, which m...
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