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The Answer Man returns with answers to many questions readers have asked in recent days...
Q. Is Lebron James the best basketball player you've ever seen?
A. Presently, he is playing the best basketball I've ever seen played.
Ricky Donegan, who threw some of the prettiest passes these eyes ever saw, died of cancer April 17 at age 68 in his adopted hometown of Tupelo. And I know what some of you older readers are thinking: “Ricky Donegan, where have I heard that name before?”
So, the question was put to me, via Twitter, just minutes after Arike Ogunbowale’s miraculous shot put a dagger right through the hearts of all who bleed Mississippi State's maroon and white.
The question concerned State's senior All American Victoria Vivians and it went like this:
Anyone with even a cursory knowledge of boxing knows that the late, great Rocky Marciano remains the only heavyweight champion to retire undefeated.
We probably should start with this declaration: I love football. I've watched it from the time I can remember anything at all. I've written about it for more than 50 years. Football has brought me great joy.
Two weeks into the college football season, Mississippi's three NCAA FBS teams are pretty much where we thought they would be.