A 15-12 win by the Ole Miss offense over the defense in the annual Grove Bowl game Saturday was completely secondary to what head coach Hugh Freeze felt his team gained in the spring overall. (April 7, 2014, Page 8)
What Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze saw on film from his team’s first spring scrimmage last Saturday was pretty standard. At times, the Rebels looked good. Other times, not so much. (March 25, 2014, Page 8)
For as much depth and maturity Ole Miss seems to have gained on defense this spring, there is no answer for an experienced quarterback. (March 24, 2014, Page 1B)
Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze didn’t spend much time reflecting on the Rebels’ loss to No. 5 Missouri during his weekly press conference at the Manning Center Monday afternoon before quickly moving on to the task at hand, the annual Egg Bowl against Mississippi State. (November 26, 2013, Page 6)
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)
Ole Miss defensive coordinator Dave Wommack didn’t sugarcoat the reasons why his players failed to stop No. 8 Missouri Saturday night. (November 25, 2013, Page 1B)
The good news for the Ole Miss football team is that two straight wins, including one over a top-10 team at the time, have erased the bad taste of a midseason swoon. The bad news is that the momentum of those victories may have been halted with the season’s second open date last week. (November 5, 2013, Page 6)
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)
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)