• Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre, a Southern Mississippi alumnus speaks with reporters prior to his induction to the Mississippi Hall of Fame in Jackson, Miss., Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. Favre joins a group of distinguished Mississippi athletes and coaches including former NBA player Clarence Weatherspoon, also a Southern Mississippi alumnus in this year's class of inductees. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    Favre inducted into Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — For a guy who played football into his 40s and nearly had to be dragged off the field, Brett Favre certainly seems to be enjoying his post-NFL life.

  • In a photo form July 29, 2015, stuffed chipmunks "play" an MSU vs. UM football game in Nick Saade's taxidermy shop in Lansing, Mich. Saade said these are nuisance chipmunks who were trapped in cabins up north. He doesn't like to see anything go to waste, so he decided to make the football display out of them. (Dave Wasinger/Lansing State Journal via AP)

    Michigan taxidermist recreates football rivalry

    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Lansing-based taxidermist used the longtime rivalry between Michigan State University and the University of Michigan as inspiration for his latest creation.

  • 3 private schools leaving for the MAIS

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi high school athletics experienced a major tremor Wednesday, almost three weeks before the start of football season.