Some of Ole Miss’ football players won’t play a down this season, but it won’t be because they didn’t make the grades. For the first time in his three-year tenure, coach Hugh Freeze announced the Rebels won’t suffer from an academic casualty. Players reported to campus on Friday — the first day before the start of fall camp — and everyone’s ready to go. (August 4, 2014, Page 6)
Ole Miss’ football team eventually got down to business Friday morning, but the Rebels had a little fun first. (December 23, 2013, Page 6)
BLOG — The Golden Egg is going back to Starkville. (more…) (November 29, 2013)
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)
By the time Ole Miss’ offense was finished disposing of Troy’s defense, the Rebels turned in the most productive performance in program history. (November 18, 2013, Page 1B)
Ole Miss has already locked up a bowl berth with three games left in the regular season and has a game it should win easily this Saturday when the Rebels host Troy in their final non-conference game at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. (November 12, 2013, Page 6)
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)
Andrew Ritter envied Josh Lambo.
A week prior to Ole Miss’ matchup with LSU, Ritter, the Rebels’ senior place-kicker, watched Lambo trot out on the field with the score tied at 38 and boot a game-winning field goal as time ran out to send Texas A&M to a three-point victory over Ole Miss. (October 21, 2013, Page 1B)
For a few minutes, it looked as if Ole Miss wouldn’t have to deal with Johnny Manziel. But Ole Miss did, and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner turned a game in the balance into a case of déjà vu for the Rebels. (October 14, 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)