Sixty-six points and 676 yards. These are the numbers put up by the Texas offense against Ole Miss last season in Oxford.
It is not something easily forgotten by the Rebel defense. In fact, it has been on their minds ever since. (September 12, 2013, Page 9)
BLOG–With its showdown at Texas just three days away, the Ole Miss football team got “physical” in its practice Wednesday inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said. (more…) (September 11, 2013)
The unknown and being uncomfortable are two things head football coaches don’t like facing or feeling prior to any game let alone a big matchup on the road.
Unfortunately for Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze, the firing of Texas defensive coordinator Manny Diaz on Sunday has left some uncertainty about how the Longhorns will try and stop the No. 25 Rebels Saturday night in Austin. (September 10, 2013, Page 6)
Season openers are tough enough for college coaches to prepare for due to the amount of unknowns involved. In the case of Ole Miss defensive coordinator Dave Wommack, his job of figuring out how to slow down Vanderbilt quarterback Austyn Carta-Samuels is a lot tougher than normal. (August 28, 2013, Page 8)
Thursday night is not a typical season opener for the Ole Miss Rebels and coach Hugh Freeze is keenly aware of that. (August 27, 2013, Page 6)
Ole Miss and Mississippi State each had one first-team selection – linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche for the Rebels and offensive lineman Gabe Jackson for the Bulldogs – and five other second- and third-team choices apiece on the Preseason SEC Coaches All-SEC team. (August 23, 2013, Page 6A)
For the game to slow down, you must speed up.
Injured players dominated the discussion during the first two days of Ole Miss’ summer football drills. Junior wide receiver Vince Sanders suffered a broken collarbone during Saturday’s practice and will be out six weeks. He will undergo a surgery to repair the damage Tuesday.
VIDEO BLOG: Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze addressed the media today as the Rebels opened fall camp. (more…) (August 2, 2013)
HOOVER, Ala. — Denzel Nkemdiche’s stellar freshman season didn’t go unnoticed. The Ole Miss linebacker finished the 2012 season with 82 tackles, including 13 for a loss, two stats that helped him earn a place on the preseason All-SEC first-team defense Thursday. (more…) (July 19, 2013, Page 6A)