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)
HOOVER, Ala. — As deep as the Ole Miss Rebels are in some positions like running back and wide receiver, they are just as thin at positions like tight end, cornerback and safety. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said those three positions are the thinnest of any on the team during his talks at the Southeastern Conference Media Days Tuesday. (more…) (July 17, 2013, Page 9)
Bowl preparations have gone well both in Oxford and Birmingham, Ala., but the Ole Miss Rebels say it’s time to start hitting someone besides their teammates as they wrap up preparations for Saturday’s BBVA Compass Bowl matchup with the Pitt Panthers. (January 4, 2013, Page 6A)
VIDEO BLOG: Ole Miss wrapped up its first week of bowl preparation Thursday with a rather unique practice at the Indoor Practice Facility. (more…) (December 20, 2012)
Carlos Thompson has the green light to do what most middle-aged American men can only dream of: Eat whatever he wants without consequence.
This past season the former four-star defensive end from Hollandale-Simmons High redshirted in large part because he was deemed as completely underweight for his 6-foot-4 frame. (December 19, 2012, Page 8)