Rebels climb in rankings

A complete and dominant performance against Georgia helped Ole Miss jump seven spots to No. 16 in the AP Top 25. The Rebels at 1-2 had...

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze wants to see more discipline from his defense against Georgia and believes the Rebels have taken steps in that direction with their work Tuesday and today. He says Georgia’s various looks, shifts and formations will provide a challenge. More here:

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Redshirt freshman wide receiver Van Jefferson was one of the stars of spring for Ole Miss, so much so that he passed junior Markell Pack on the depth chart at the slot starter. Three games in, Jefferson’s route running has helped him get open, and he’s shown good […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD — Redshirt freshman wide receiver Van Jefferson was one of the stars of spring for Ole Miss, so much so that he passed junior Markell Pack on the depth chart at the slot starter. Three games in Jefferson’s route running has helped him get open, and he’s shown good […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss lost a first-round NFLdraft pick from its 2015 defense in tackle Robert Nkemdiche. In reality, the Rebels had lost another much earlier in the season. Nickel back Tony Conner was projected as such before he sustained a knee injury at Alabama last year. Conner and his […]

Ole Miss, which began fall practice over the weekend, rolled out its 2017 baseball schedule on Tuesday. The 56-game schedule features 32 home games The regular season kicks off with East Carolina, led by former Rebel assistant coach Cliff Godwin, coming to Oxford for a three-game series, Feb. 17-19. The schedule is highlighted by 26 […]

A few items of note from four viewing periods at today’s practice. Senior wide receiver Derrick Jones and senior offensive lineman Jeremy Liggins, both working their way back from suspensions, were both at practice. Liggins was getting a lot of attention at right tackle along with redshirt freshman Alex Givens. Jones was in a navy […]

Time of possession is the flip side of tempo offense. This week the Rebels are ranked No. 126 out of 128 FBS teams in the amount of time they hold onto the football. That of course leads to fatigue for your defense. It’s overlooked when the offense is scoring a lot of points and commanding […]

Daily Journal Olive Nell Chambliss Tuberville, mother of former Ole Miss and Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville, died Saturday at an assisted living facility in Tullahoma, Tennessee. She was 87. Her son is currently the head coach at the University of Cincinnati. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday in her hometown of Camden, Arkansas. In […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – For everything Kirby Smart does at Georgia, there’s a first. First game, first win, first conference win. All the newness can be deceiving, however. Georgia’s new coach is extremely familiar with the SEC, having played in it as an all-conference defensive back at Georgia and having coached in […]