Results for Best Rivalry 2013

A
Total Votes: 3
Brandon
Brandon, Miss.
VS
Pearl
Pearl, Miss.

Because residents of these neighboring towns share many common landmarks (such as the local Wal-Mart, as Brandon head coach Brad Peterson recently told the Clarion-Ledger) when the Pirates and Bulldogs meet, bragging rights often outweigh o...

B
Total Votes: 8
Hattiesburg
Hattiesburg, Miss.
VS
Laurel
Laurel, Miss.

The annual battle for the "Little Brown Jug" is the Magnolia state's oldest continuous rivalry - dating back to 1922. The truest testament to the game's importance for each community? Although the region had just been devastated by Hurrican...

C
Total Votes: 21
NW Rankin
Flowood, Miss.
VS
Madison Central
Madison, Miss.

This rivalry game is a classic case of big brother versus little brother. Madison Central typically always has a strong program (older brother). It ran the area for the longest time in football, until little brother NW Rankin started to gai...

D
Total Votes: 130
Oak Grove
Hattiesburg, Miss.
VS
Petal
Petal, Miss.

This longtime natural rivalry is between two neighboring schools. Due to the emergence of both football programs in the past 10 years, the rivalry has really picked up steam. Adding Brett Favre as a coach for Oak Grove will only fuel the fi...

E
Total Votes: 9
Olive Branch
Olive Branch, Miss.
VS
South Panola
Batesville, Miss.

A sudden burst of powerhouse athletes have turned these two teams into rivals. These two schools are on the upper level of athletics in the whole state, with both schools pouring out top recruits year after year. The teams battle for mere b...

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