Ole Miss and Mississippi State have switched places.
Last year, it was the Rebels who had five wins going into the Egg Bowl, needing a victory over the Bulldogs to extend their season. Going into this year’s Thanksgiving matchup, it’s Mississippi State that needs a win to earn a bowl bid. (November 28, 2013, Page 8A)
Ole Miss and Missouri both created plenty of scoring chances Saturday night. The Tigers turned them into points. Ole Miss didn’t. (November 25, 2013, Page 1B)
By the time Ole Miss’ offense was finished disposing of Troy’s defense, the Rebels turned in the most productive performance in program history. (November 18, 2013, Page 1B)
Ole Miss didn’t have its best performance, but it was good enough to ensure the Rebels would be playing beyond the regular season. (November 11, 2013, Page 1B)
There were portions of Saturday night’s game at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium where Ole Miss looked like the team that defeated No. 6 LSU. There were also a few moments where the Rebels looked like they were already in a bye week.
Thankfully for coach Hugh Freeze and his staff, the Rebels’ second-half effort, coupled with a solid if not spectacular first quarter, was more than enough to deliver a 59-14 win over Idaho. (October 28, 2013, Page 1B)
What a difference a week makes. Down five starters on defense and without starting running back Jeff Scott on offense, the Ole Miss Rebels still found a way to defeat the No. 6 LSU in front of a jubilant crowd of 61,160 at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Saturday night. (October 21, 2013, Page 1B)
BLOG — Ole Miss’ rash of injuries, particularly on the defensive side of the ball, have the Rebels doing some shuffling this week in practice. (more…) (October 15, 2013)
A three-point loss wasn’t the only thing suffered by the Ole Miss Rebels this past Saturday. With No. 6 LSU coming to town, coach Hugh Freeze has to figure out how many of his starters will be able to suit up against the Tigers Saturday night at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. (October 15, 2013, Page 6)
BLOG — Ole Miss had a bye three weeks ago, but it hasn’t helped much in keeping the Rebels healthy. Ole Miss is dealing with a plethora of injuries following its latest loss to No. 7 Texas A&M, particularly on the defensive side, and head coach Hugh Freeze said the Rebels will be without “most all” of those injured against another top-10 team this week in sixth-ranked LSU. (more…) (October 14, 2013)
For a few minutes, it looked as if Ole Miss wouldn’t have to deal with Johnny Manziel. But Ole Miss did, and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner turned a game in the balance into a case of déjà vu for the Rebels. (October 14, 2013, Page 1B)