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Freeze: Tunsil back running after injury

Laremy Tunsil has his sights on being the top overall pick in next year’s NFL Draft, but Ole Miss’ rising junior offensive lineman will have to show teams that he can still play at that kind of level after suffering a broken leg in the Peach Bowl on New Year’s Eve. (May 13, 2015, Page 6)

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    Three more Ole Miss football players sign on with NFL teams

    Three more former Ole Miss Rebels have been signed by NFL teams in recent days as they pursue careers in professional football. After helping Ole Miss lead the nation in scoring defense (16.0 points per game) and advance to one of the inaugural New Year’s Six bowl games, Bryon Bennett has been signed by the Dallas Cowboys, Lavon Hooks by the Green Bay Packers and Keith Lewisby the Denver Broncos. (May 13, 2015, Page 6)

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      Freeze sets pace for drivers at Talladega Superspeedway

      TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Hugh Freeze knows a little something about speed and about NASCAR. The Ole Miss football coach uses NASCAR terms to describe the various tempos of his no-huddle offense. The fastest: Talladega. Freeze drove the pace car for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, where pal Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was among the drivers. (May 4, 2015, Page 6)

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        Prewitt goes undrafted, reportedly signs with Titans

        Cody Prewitt will have to prove himself at the next level. (May 3, 2015, Page 2B)

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          Steelers take Rebels’ Golson to bolster secondary

          The Pittsburgh Steelers hope they’ve found a young playmaker to help an aging secondary in Ole Miss cornerback Senquez Golson. (May 3, 2015, Page 2B)

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            BLOG: Prewitt, Wallace, Thompson ink FA deals


            Ole Miss’ presence in the National Football League is being further bolstered this weekend. After Senquez Golson was drafted in the second round on Friday, three more Rebels are signing with NFL clubs. (more…) (May 2, 2015)

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              BLOG: Steelers take Ole Miss CB Golson in 2nd round

              Cornerback Senquez Golson became the first Ole Miss player taken in this year’s NFL Draft when the Pittsburgh Steelers selected him in the second round Friday night. Golson was the 24th pick of the round and the 56th player selected overall. (more…) (May 1, 2015)

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                Hearing better than ever, Shepard ‘ready to go’ in SEC

                With quick feet and fluid hips to go with his 6-foot-1, 195-pound frame, Tee Shepard has all the physical tools that make Ole Miss’ coaches believe he could be a true shutdown cornerback for the Rebels this fall. Now Shepard has the hearing to match. Most of it at least. (April 13, 2015, Page 6)

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                  QBs, offense lead Blue past Red in Grove Bowl

                  The margin separating Ole Miss’ three quarterbacks has been so thin, offensive coordinator Dan Werner described it as “ridiculous.” They all got to put on one final spring audition for their coaches in the Grove Bowl on Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Werner and head coach Hugh Freeze will have to review the tape to get a more accurate assessment of the signal callers’ performances, but immediately after watching the Blue team top the Red, 17-7, in a full-scale scrimmage, not much changed that opinion. (April 12, 2015, Page 1B)

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                    COLUMN: QB job Kelly’s to lose

                    Sports Editor Davis Potter explains why he thinks even though Ryan Buchanan took the slight lead over the other quarterbacks in the spring that it will still be Chad Kelly’s job to lose come fall. (April 12, 2015, Page 1B)

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