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February 7, 2019 Jon Wiener No comments exist

Weeks ago, after Golfweek published its ranking of Mississippi’s top 10 courses, I grew frustrated at the lack of good information about golf in Mississippi and decided I would create my own list. But when I started the process, I realized that it wasn’t another ranking we needed, but a guide. Rankings are subjective, relative,…

September 10, 2018 Jon Wiener No comments exist

Bash Brothers gives you Jon’s “#CFB Too Twisted Takeaways.” When you’re too twisted to tweet them on Saturday night, you write them on Sunday morning. From Week Two:  Mississippi State is full of big dudes with bad intentions. Where to start on the defense? All-SEC 1st team lineman Jeff Simmons & Montez Sweat have been…

May 15, 2018 Jon Wiener No comments exist

You’ll find it all on The Hard Drive. But home is where the heart is. This week’s “Take Five” dishes on the big Mississippi stories in sports: NBA Playoffs, MLB milestones, NCAA drama, and yes, the SCOTUS.   1 sports gambling here! It finally happened, and for once Mississippi is out in front. On Monday,…

May 8, 2018 Jon Wiener No comments exist

The award for Mississippi’s top college baseball player is a big deal. Let’s “Take Five” on college baseball in the state, the legacy of the award, and why this year’s vote is harder than ever.     1 BASEBALL matters HERE Mississippi does a few important things really well: music, food, and football chiefly among…

April 26, 2018 Jon Wiener No comments exist

Miss another fun edition of “The Golf Show” with Jon Wiener and Gulf States Golf Cars’ Stuart Conway? You can catch the show stored here on “The Hard Drive.”   Highlights from the round: Celebrating Liverpool’s 5-2 Champions League route (almost) of Roma and the guys’ Reds fanhood. A “very Liverpool type win” they agreed….

April 24, 2018 Jon Wiener No comments exist

It’s the most fun, feud-filled first round series of the NBA Playoffs. And there’s a lot to consider as the Utah Jazz look to close out the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Five of the NBA Playoffs first round series. Let’s take five: 1 Who didn’t see Russell Westbrook’s fueled-up foul parade coming in Game…