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Fans watch Ole Miss and Mississippi State face off in the Egg Bowl

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RIDGELAND, MS (WLBT) - The Egg Bowl was up for grabs Saturday as Mississippi State ranked No. 25 traveled to Oxford to play Ole Miss in the annual in-state rivalry game.  Meanwhile, fans in the Jackson metro area flocked to area sports bars to cheer for their favorite team.

Every table was taken and folks lined up inside to get a seat at Buffalo Wild Wings in Ridgeland.  The popular bar and restaurant had the game playing on multiple flat screens.

"It's a great game.  It's very exciting.  We've got a wonderful atmosphere here.  It's been a great time," said Mississippi State fan Doug Evans.

"When the game is over with it is all good fun," said Ole miss fan Mark McCalab surrounded by Mississippi State Fans.

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