Parrish Alford


Denham Springs, La., native, Mississippian since 1989 with a stop in Meridian before arriving in Tupelo. Daily Journal beat writer since 1996, covering Ole Miss since 2002. Proud Northeast Louisiana alum. Follow me on Twitter @parrishalford and listen to Kory Keys and myself daily with The Ole Miss Beat on Rebel Sports Radio.

Stories Written by Parrish Alford

Thumbs Up Two of the stars of the 2013 signing class, sophomores Laquon Treadwell and Robert Nkemdiche, had dominant performances. Bo Wallace completed 67 percent of his pass attempts for 387 yards and four touchdowns. With the game in the balance Boise had no answer for the Ole Miss defense which held the Broncos to […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal ATLANTA – It looks like the College Football Hall of Fame has finally found its home. It’s been in a small, largely untraveled section of New York City. It’s been by a theme park in Ohio. It’s been in the same city as one of the game’s most storied programs […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal ATLANTA – Boise State coach Bryan Harsin went on the defensive in his post-game interviews late Thursday, and why not? Offenses from both teams struggled much of the way in a 35-13 win for No. 18 Ole Miss in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game. The Rebels finished with 458 total yards, […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal ATLANTA – Great wide receiver play can overcome a multitude of quarterback sins. Bo Wallace threw three interceptions – but also four touchdown passes – as No. 18 Ole Miss outlasted Boise State 35-13 before a crowd of 32,823 in the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game in the Georgia Dome. After the […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal ATLANTA – Boise State has reached into its past to try and chart its future. It’s not as though the incredible run that entrenched Boise in America’s college football conscious is decades past. Just two years ago the Broncos were 11-2. That was the last in a streak of seven-straight […]

OXFORD It would seem that playing with an NFL running back would be against the rules. It’s only college football, after all. Boise State will have an NFL guy in the backfield when Ole Miss takes the field at the Georgia Dome on Thursday night. That’s the assessment of Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze. There’s […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – In the off-season, there was no guarantee the tempo offense would still be legal. It is for the time being, and Hugh Freeze wants to snap it as fast as he can when No. 18 Ole Miss faces Boise State Thursday night in Atlanta. Kickoff in the Georgia […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – With the season set to begin this week, the biggest difference in Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace is confidence. The most experienced quarterback in the SEC this season, Wallace wasn’t happy with his camp in 2013. That’s changed. “I have a lot more confidence this year because I […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal The week many folks began longing for once the bowl games were complete is here. Major college football arrives Thursday night, and No. 18 Ole Miss will be among a handful of teams in action. The Rebels aren’t playing a power conference team, but they’re playing a big boy name […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – If someone has to pull double duty there may not be a better candidate than Mike Hilton. It looks like, though, that the recent emergence of an Ole Miss freshman teammate in A.J. Moore could make Hilton’s time at his second position more of a luxury than a […]