As I write this, Coach Mike Leach is in critical condition at UMMC. The outpouring of love and respect for him is coming in from all corners of the nation — and Mississippi. Coach Leach is a Mississippi and national treasure. My heart and prayers go out to him, his family and his medical team. Today, we’re all Team Leach.

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Marshall Ramsey, a nationally recognized editorial cartoonist, shares his cartoons and travels the state as Mississippi Today’s Editor-At-Large. He’s also host of a weekly statewide radio program and a television program on Mississippi Public Broadcasting and is the author of several books. Marshall is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and a 2019 recipient of the University of Tennessee Alumni Professional Achievement Award.