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Back to Back with the hosts of Head to Head: Who has more to prove?

Every week, the hosts of the weekday Supertalk Mississippi show “Head to Head” will answer a question exclusively for Daily Journal...

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Andy Kennedy is flashing the bat signal in the sky, but no one’s responding. The only super heroes at Tad Smith Coliseum on Saturday afternoon played for Western Kentucky. T.J. Price, the Hilltoppers’ 6-foot-4 senior guard, had 26 points, 10 rebounds and five assists, and Western Kentucky rallied […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss has announced the financial terms of its new contract for football coach Hugh Freeze. The Daily Journal reported on Dec. 1 that the two sides had reached a verbal agreement. Freeze and athletics director Ross Bjork confirmed that with separate Twitter messages on Dec. 2. There […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Sebastian Saiz and his teammates don’t understand why the magic they’ve found on the road hasn’t been with them at home. It’s a trend Ole Miss players hope to reverse this afternoon against Western Kentucky. The Rebels (6-2) have won two true road games and two neutral-site games […]

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Every week, the hosts of the weekday Supertalk Mississippi show “Head to Head” will answer a question exclusively for Daily Journal readers. Oxford native Richard Cross is also part of the new SEC Network broadcast team, while Matt Wyatt is former MSU quarterback and the color man for Bulldogs’ football broadcasts. Email your questions to […]

OXFORD Ole Miss quarterbacks Ryan Buchanan and DeVante Kincade were thrust into a difficult situation at Arkansas a few weeks ago. The Rebels were behind, the Razorbacks and their crowd whipped into a frenzy. Playing conditions were poor, field position worse, and they hadn’t been fully repped for the game plan through the week of […]

Daily Journal The SEC Coaches All-Freshman Team was announced Thursday, with Ole Miss and Mississippi State both having a representative. Defensive end Marquis Haynes was selected from Ole Miss, while MSU linebacker J.T. Gray also got picked. Haynes, a 6-foot-3, 220-pounder from Jacksonville, Florida, recorded a school freshman record 7.5 sacks to lead the team, […]

New England's Brandon Bolden (Ole Miss) blocks a punt against San Diego in the Patriots' win on Sunday. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

By Howard Ulman Associated Press FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Brandon Bolden figured he’d have to make an impact on special teams with the New England Patriots after a solid career as a college running back. Undrafted rookies don’t get the ball very often in the NFL. “I was like, ‘Hey I’m an undrafted guy. I’ve got […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen Three years ago, one of the first players Hugh Freeze signed resided in Scooba and played at East Mississippi Community College. That player was quarterback Bo Wallace, who ended up breaking records previously held by Eli Manning and leading the Rebels to three straight bowl games. Freeze is set to […]

JACKSON Years ago, Charlie Flowers was showing me a photo of the 1959 Ole Miss football team. He was pointing to each player, face by face, row by row. There were 43 players in the photo. Forty-two, Charlie said, graduated. “Bank president, CEO of his company, successful lawyer,” Charlie said. “Athletic director, mayor, Chancellor,” he […]