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The SEC West gets more interesting by the week with the ups and downs of the rankings. Mississippi State is back in at No. 25.

Thursday, Oct 29

NFL (7:25 p.m., CBS): Former USM linebacker Jamie Collins leads the New England Patriots at home against the Miami Dolphins.

Friday, Oct 30

MLB (7-11 p.m., Fox): The 2015 World Series moves from Kansas City to New York for game three as the Royals battle the Mets.

Saturday, Oct 31

College football (11 a.m.-3 p.m., ESPN): Ole Miss hits the road to face SEC West rival Auburn. ... College football (1:30-4:30 p.m., FSN): Southern Miss looks for a Halloween treat—a sixth win—against UTEP.

Sunday, Nov 1

NFL (12-3:30 p.m., Fox): The New Orleans Saints look to continue their winning streak and get back to .500 at home against the New York Giants.

Monday, Nov 2

NFL (7:30-11 p.m., ESPN) Former University of Mississippi wide receiver Donte Moncrief leads the Indianapolis Colts on the road against the Carolina Panthers.

Tuesday, Nov 3

College football (7-10 p.m., ESPN2): The undefeated Toledo Rockets face a midweek MACtion test as they host the Northern 
Illinois Huskies.

Wednesday, Nov 4

MLB (7-11 p.m., Fox); If necessary, this game would be for all the marble as the Mets and Royals meet in game seven of the 2015 World Series. If Southern Miss wins one of their final four games, it would mark the first time since 2000 that all three Mississippi FBS schools were bowl eligible in the same season.

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