Rebels work hard to bolster run defense ahead of LSU

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – The terminology is different sometimes. You can call it alignment and assignment. You can call...

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss athletics director Ross Bjork has received a contract extension and a promotion, the school announced Thursday. Bjork’s new title will be vice chancellor, and his contract now runs through June 30, 2020. The contract extension was finalized this summer. Bjork previously earned $650,000 plus available incentives. […]

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze was pleased with his team’s Tuesday-Wednesday work this week, the two most physical days of the week. These two days were indeed physical, more than what might be normal. Freeze is eager to see how is receivers respond this week after a rare sub-par performance at Arkansas. He says the […]

OXFORD Ole Miss fans won’t soon forget 19 wins over the 2014 and 2015 seasons. They won’t forget dominating the Sugar Bowl to finish 10-3 last year. In the same way they also haven’t forgotten Ed Orgeron’s time as head coach. The extremes of any walk of life leave lasting impressions, so it’s hard to […]

It’s amazing what a difference four points makes. Had Chad Kelly led the Rebels on a trademark tempo drive when they took over with roughly 2 minutes, 20 seconds left, had they scored a game-winning touchdown in Fayetteville, the narrative would have changed. We’d be writing less about lack of rhythm from the Ole Miss […]

Two years ago, this time of the year, the Mississippi State Bulldogs were ranked No. 1 in the nation for five straight weeks of the national college football poll. For two of those weeks, Ole Miss ranked as highly as No. 3. There the Mississippi teams were, ranked above Alabama. Above Ohio State. Above Michigan […]

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Some highlights from LSU coach Ed Orgeron and Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze on today’s SEC teleconference … ED ORGERON (Opening Statement) We know it’s going to be a great rivalry. Ole Miss is very well-coached. We have some things we needed to improve on in our preparation before Southern Miss. We know Tiger Stadium […]

Ole Miss is picked ninth and Mississippi State tenth in the SEC’s preseason media poll. Kentucky is projected to win the SEC for the twelfth time since the 1998-1999 season. Arkansas center Moses Kingsley, who played high school basketball at New Albany, was chosen SEC player of the year. He averaged 15.9 points and 9.3 […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal A few excerpts here from a conversation with former Ole Miss quarterback/tight end Robert Lane. The story from this conversation with Lane will post later today. We talked mostly about his time at Ole Miss, but spent some time talking about this year’s Ole Miss team too. He keeps up. […]

An All-American in high school, Robert Lane never emerged as the starting QB at Ole Miss. (Ole Miss/file)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – There are no hard feelings for Robert Lane, but there could have been. Ole Miss fans would have understood. A Parade All-American quarterback from Monroe, Louisiana, and a one-time LSU commit, Lane signed with Ole Miss based on a set of ideas, a path he thought was in […]