This time a year ago, Derrick Jones was preparing to compete for playing time with the rest of Ole Miss’ wide receivers once he arrived in Oxford. Now Jones is busy learning how to cover them. (April 3, 2014, Page 10)
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)
BLOG — There was one major difference between Monday’s spring practice and the rest of Ole Miss’ football workouts going back to when the Rebels were preparing for last season: the freshmen could talk about it afterward. (more…) (March 24, 2014)
BLOG — Ole Miss became bowl-eligible with its win over Arkansas last Saturday. Now the Rebels will look to avoid a letdown when it takes a break from SEC play with its final non-conference game against Troy this Saturday (11 a.m., ESPNU). (more…) (November 11, 2013)
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)
BLOG — Ole Miss is returning to its game-week routine after using its second open week of the season to get as healthy as possible. (more…) (November 4, 2013)
Ole Miss’ second bye week of the season will follow nearly the same routine as the first. A lot of rest and a lot of self-scouting with a little recruiting mixed in. (October 29, 2013, Page 6)
BLOG — Ole Miss’ second bye week of the season will follow nearly the same routine as the first.
A lot of rest, a lot of self-scouting and a little bit of recruiting. (more…) (October 28, 2013)
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)
BLOG — Ole Miss’ rash of injuries, particularly on the defensive side of the ball, have the Rebels doing some shuffling this week in practice. (more…) (October 15, 2013)