Two similar style offenses coached by two men who share similar backgrounds is the backdrop for Saturday’s matchup between the No. 24 Ole Miss Rebels and the Auburn Tigers. (October 4, 2013, Page 6A)
Tyler Siskey is not the reason Ole Miss was shut out in Tuscaloosa, Ala., last week. That’s thanks in part to a disparity of athletes that, while smaller than in years past, is still enough of a gulf to make this annual game somewhat of an inevitability. (October 4, 2013, Page 7A)
Highly successful high school coaches. Moving on to be assistants at the college level before eventually landing head coaching gigs at major programs.
There are a lot of similarities in the career paths taken by Ole Miss’ Hugh Freeze and Auburn’s Gus Malzahn, and those parallels have made for a close bond off the field for the men who were cut from nearly the same coaching cloth. (October 2, 2013, Page 6)
Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze was ready to move on past the 25-0 loss to Alabama and on to Auburn Monday afternoon. The media wasn’t quite ready to do that at the start of his weekly press conference held in the Manning Center. (October 1, 2013, Page 6)
BLOG — It’s been less than 48 hours since Ole Miss was shut out by No. 1 Alabama — a first in the Hugh Freeze era — but the Rebels have to move on quickly with another tough road test this week. The Rebels will continue their tour of Alabama with a trip to Auburn Saturday night. (more…) (September 30, 2013)
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — There is no way to sugarcoat the results of the Ole Miss offense Saturday night at Bryant-Denny Stadium. When a team comes in averaging 490 total yards a game and it manages just 205, there is a lot of blame to go around. (September 30, 2013, Page 1B)
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Different year, same result.
Alabama tailbacks T.J. Yeldon and Kenyan Drake combined to run for 220 yards and two touchdowns, and the top-ranked Crimson Tide continued their dominance over Ole Miss with a 25-0 victory over the No. 21 Rebels Saturday night at Bryant-Denny Stadium. (September 30, 2013, Page 1B)
Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze couldn’t remember the last time he was shutout. The last time the Rebels were held without a point, Tommy Tuberville was the man calling the plays. (more…) (September 29, 2013)
It’s been a season of firsts so far for the No. 21 Ole Miss Rebels. Off to their best start since 1989 at 3-0, the Rebels are looking to start a campaign 4-0 for the first time since Archie Manning was the quarterback in 1970.
In order for the Rebels to accomplish that goal, they will have to do something no other team in school history has ever done — defeat a top-ranked team. (September 27, 2013, Page 6A)
Rest assured, this won’t be the David Cutcliffe loss. It probably won’t be the Ed Orgeron loss, but it might be the Houston Nutt loss. (September 27, 2013, Page 7A)