A veteran center is something Ole Miss offensive line coach Matt Luke has had at his disposal the past two seasons. Evan Swindall’s reliability was a strong commodity for the Rebels and Luke, who is trying to figure out which of his players will be snapping the ball to quarterback Bo Wallace this next fall. (March 7, 2014, Page 6A)
A challenge rather than a a ready-made situation to play early ultimately made the difference for Chadwick Lamar when it came time to choose between Ole Miss and Oregon State. (February 5, 2014, Page 6)
BLOG — Four weeks ago, Ole Miss sophomore linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche was told it was possible he could be back on the field at No. 1 Alabama. After going through his second full practice of the week Wednesday, Nkemdiche had it in his mind he would be lining up to try and stop the Crimson Tide Saturday evening. (more…) (September 25, 2013)
Eric Robertson has been around the annual Crosstown Classic for nine seasons at Lafayette. For nine seasons, he’s been trying to figure out a way to slow down Oxford’s offense by giving his Commodores a successful plan. (September 12, 2013, Page 8)
Temario Strong has shown the physical promise to be a linebacker in the Southeastern Conference.
Aided by extra practice time thanks to preparation for the BBVA Compass Bowl on Jan. 5, the 6-foot, 240-pound South Panola High product may begin to tap his potential sooner rather than later. (December 20, 2012, Page 7)
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Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel may be a freshman, but the way he has played so far in the first four games for the Aggies has been as good as any senior standout. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound Manziel isn’t just a leader for A&M on the field — he is the offense. (more…) (October 5, 2012, Page 6A)
The Senatobia native, who led Arkansas State to a 10-2 record this past season as a first-year head coach, came back home Monday when he was officially introduced as Ole Miss’ 37th head coach at the Ford Center. (December 6, 2011, Page 6)
BLOG: Introductory press conferences that are open to the public are meant to be full of rah-rah, feel-good speak.
Hugh Freeze‘s press conference at the Gertrude Castellow Ford Center for the Performing Arts today had plenty of that.
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