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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Ben Still

Special teams could once again play a role in Death Valley

The role of Special teams is always vital in a football game. When Ole Miss and LSU get together that role is kick up a notch and more times than not decides the outcome.  The now infamous Billy Cannon game-winning punt return in 1959 all the way to Odell Beckham Jr.’s 89-yard punt return in 2012, special teams has defined this rivalry. (October 23, 2014, Page 7A)

Rebels expect test from LSU’s ground game

Ole Miss has beaten Alabama and Tennessee at home and traveled to College Station, Texas, to handle the Aggies of Texas A&M in the past three weeks. The road ahead does not get any easier this Saturday as the No. 3 Rebels venture to Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for a night game in Death Valley against No. 24 LSU. (October 21, 2014, Page 6A)

VIDEO: Rebels preview LSU

BLOG — Ole Miss will take its unbeaten record on the road for a top-25 matchup with LSU on Saturday night (6:15 p.m., ESPN) at Tiger Stadium. The Rebels are expecting it to be an old-school matchup. (more…) (October 20, 2014)

Ole Miss continues preparations for Boise St.

With the season opener just over a week away, the Ole Miss football team took to the outdoor practice fields Wednesday morning in preparation for its season opener with Boise State next Thursday. (August 21, 2014, Page 6)

NOTEBOOK: Rebels finding answers along offensive line

Ole Miss knows four of the offensive linemen who will take the field for the Rebels’ first snap of the season against Boise State Aug. 28. Now the Rebels just need a center. (August 19, 2014, Page 8)

NOTEBOOK: Shepard’s return to field ‘doesn’t look promising’

The update on cornerback Tee Shepard isn’t good for Ole Miss. Shepard, one of the Rebels’ top newcomers, hasn’t practiced since Friday and may end up missing the entire season with a partially torn tendon under his big toe. The sophomore, who had been running with the first team at times during camp, suffered the injury late last week, and the coaching staff is in the process of getting second and third opinions from doctors before deciding what course of action to take. (August 14, 2014, Page 8)

Conyers taking competition in stride

Robert Conyers has been busy during fall camp. Ole Miss’ sophomore offensive lineman is splitting time between two positions. (August 11, 2014, Page 6)

Rebels begin two-a-days with moving parts

Thursday marked the first of Ole Miss’ two-a-day practices in fall camp. Head coach Hugh Freeze liked what he saw out of the morning session but felt the team was just trying to survive instead of enjoy the morning drills. (August 8, 2014, Page 6A)

Rebels open camp with improved depth, talent

Ole Miss’ football team is switching things up early in fall camp. The Rebels hit the practice field for the first time Saturday morning in preparation for the upcoming season, and for the first time in head coach Hugh Freeze’s tenure, the freshmen and the upperclassmen have spent some time practicing separately thanks to restocked roster. (August 4, 2014, Page 6)

VIDEO: Ole Miss off to ‘good start’ in fall camp

BLOG — The offseason is over for Ole Miss’ football team. (more…) (August 2, 2014)

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