Bowl Week Report 12.29

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Bo Wallace and the Rebels spent time with fans on Sunday morning. (photo by Joshua McCoy)

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Bo Wallace and the Rebels spent time with fans on Sunday morning. (photo by Joshua McCoy)
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Dec. 29, 2013

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - On the eve of the 2013 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, Ole Miss players and coaches took it a little bit easier Sunday, while Rebel fans swarmed into Nashville eager to celebrate their team's winning season.

The morning began with the Franklin American Mortgage Coaches Brunch presented by WKRN News 2. Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and Georgia Tech head coach Paul Johnson, along with coaches and players from both teams, interacted with fans during the two-hour event at the Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville. The crowd was also treated to an exciting season highlights video (linked above).

Players were given the afternoon to rest before evening meetings and an early bedtime in preparation for Monday's 2:15 p.m. kickoff.

Meanwhile, the city of Nashville took on Red and Blue hues as Rebel Nation arrived in big numbers for the game. Downtown activities on Sunday evening included the World Hot Chicken Eating Championship, MusicFest, Battle of the Bands (the Ole Miss and Georgia Tech marching bands traded fight songs back and forth before converging on Broadway) and various VIP and alumni events.

The Rebels (7-5) and Yellow Jackets (7-5) will face off on Monday at 2:15 p.m. at LP Field in Nashville. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. The official attire color for Ole Miss fans is RED.

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