Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald (7) throws a pass during pregame warmups before their NCAA college football game against Charleston Southern in Starkville, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.
Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald (7) throws a pass during pregame warmups before their NCAA college football game against Charleston Southern in Starkville, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. Jim Lytle AP
Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald (7) throws a pass during pregame warmups before their NCAA college football game against Charleston Southern in Starkville, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. Jim Lytle AP

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Rick Cleveland

Read Rick Cleveland's column by Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame Executive Director Rick Cleveland each Sunday in the Sun Herald's Sports section, where he will write about Mississippi sports.