The preseason honors are flooding in for Ole Miss football players this week.
On Thursday, sophomore defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche was named to preseason watch lists for both the Bronko Nagurski Trophy and Outland Trophy, senior safety Cody Prewitt made the Nagurski list, and sophomore offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil made the Outland list. (July 11, 2014, Page 6A)
Ole Miss’ schedule has been relatively boring in the last month. The past four weeks, which included a bye, have seen the Rebels sandwich a pair of non-conference cupcakes around a victory over lowly Arkansas. (November 19, 2013, Page 6)
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)
BLOG — With a roster depleted by injuries, Ole Miss’ performance against LSU wasn’t flawless. But it was good enough to best the Tigers for the first time since 2009, which made for a more upbeat tone from head coach Hugh Freeze during his weekly press conference Monday afternoon at the Manning Center. (more…) (October 21, 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)