Wednesday Morning Update

Spanning the globe on a Wednesday morning. …

The blue turf is coming to a high school football field near you. Our Chris Kieffer reported Tuesday that Tupelo will install blue turf but only after getting permission from Boise State:

From ESPN, Ed Orgeron has created a lot of excitement at USC, but has it been enough for him to win the full-time job? Former Ole Miss chancellor Robert Khayat thinks it should be. …

Vanderbilt coach James Franklin, an active user of Twitter, explains how he interacts with Tennessee fans. The relationship has gone from snippy to friendly among Tennessee’s two SEC schools. Franklin says he’ll talk, but he’s not afraid to use the block button, and that’s with any fan base. This from CoachingSearch.com.

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel is in line to pick up some big bonus money if the Tigers win their last two games — at Ole Miss Saturday then at home against Texas A&M — and clinch the SEC East title. This from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

LSU and Texas A&M will develop into an interesting SEC border rivalry:

Southern Miss, currently the owner of a 22-game losing streak, OL coach Pete Perot is the first to go. …

Denham Springs, La., native, Mississippian since 1989 with a stop in Meridian before arriving in Tupelo. Daily Journal beat writer since 1996, covering Ole Miss since 2002. Proud Northeast Louisiana alum. Follow me on Twitter @parrishalford and listen to Kory Keys and myself daily with The Ole Miss Beat on Rebel Sports Radio.

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