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Rube Award for lifetime achievement going to Archie Manning

JACKSON — Archie Manning has been chosen to receive The Rube Award for his lifetime of contributions to sports in the Magnolia State. Manning follows Boo Ferriss and Ben Puckett as recipients of The Rube, which is named for the late Michael Rubenstein, long-time TV sportscaster and executive director of the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum. The presentation ...

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(VIDEO) Robin Roberts honored at 2013 EPSY ceremony

The Arthur Ashe Courage award at last night’s ESPY awards went to Mississippi native and “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts, who underwent a bone marrow transplant last fall to treat a life-threatening blood and bone marrow disease. Roberts was off work for five months before returning to her TV job. Miami Heat basketball star LeBron James presented Roberts with ...

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