TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Ole Miss’ defense continued to show improvement despite the No. 21 Rebels suffering a 25-0 setback to No. 1 Alabama. (September 30, 2013, Page 2B)
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)
Ole Miss is 3-0, so naturally we negative, energy-vampire media types should look at all the ways in which they shouldn’t be. (September 19, 2013, Page 7)
Ole Miss has made it through the first three weeks of the season unscathed, beginning a campaign 3-0 for the first time since 1989. Now it’s time for the Rebels to clean up the mistakes, break any obvious repetitions and get healthy for an upcoming schedule that head coach Hugh Freeze called “probably the toughest stretch of games that anyone will have to play this year.” (September 17, 2013, Page 6)
AUSTIN, Texas — Ole Miss’ next step as a program under coach Hugh Freeze came at the expense of the tailspinning Texas Longhorns.
A year after the Longhorns came to Vaught-Hemingway Stadium and won by 35 points, the No. 25 Rebels returned the favor in the form of a 44-23 win Saturday night. (September 16, 2013, Page 1B)
AUSTIN, Texas — Want to know how Ole Miss running back Jeff Scott was able to break free for gains of 32, 14, 10 and 8 yards during the course of Saturday night’s game against Texas? Coach Hugh Freeze said it was all in how Scott was blocked for. (September 16, 2013, Page 1B)
AUSTIN, Texas. — What a difference a year makes. After suffering an embarrassing 35-point loss at the hands of the Texas Longhorns last year at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, the No. 25 Ole Miss Rebels returned the favor to the Longhorns Saturday night. (more…) (September 15, 2013)
Texas’ shakeup to its coaching staff may change the way the Ole Miss offense goes about attacking the Longhorns, but nothing can alter the unit’s confidence heading into this weekend’s showdown in Austin. (September 11, 2013, Page 6)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Ole Miss’ 2013 Southeastern Conference season opener against Vanderbilt was won the way head coach Hugh Freeze likes to see his team play: gritty and fast. The Rebels’ first win over Vanderbilt in four matchups was a thriller, to say the least, and a definite delight for the hoard of Ole Miss fans in the stands (August 30, 2013, Page 6A)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Unlike his game-winning run into the end zone, Ole Miss’ Jeff Scott took his time talking with the media early this morning at Vanderbilt Stadium. The diminutive and speedy senior running back was the focus of the postgame discussion because of his amazing 75-yard touchdown gallop that vaulted the Rebels to a come-from-behind win over the Vanderbilt Commodores. (August 30, 2013, Page 7A)