Hey, neighbor: Improved Memphis next challenge for Rebels

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss and Memphis share recruiting territory and a media market, but they don’t share a...

OXFORD It’s almost as though Laquon Treadwell is hiding in plane sight. It’s not that he’s not involved in the game plan. The nation’s No. 1 wide receiver prospect in the recruiting class of 2013, Treadwell caught a team-high 72 balls as an Ole Miss freshman last year. Averaging five catches a game through his […]

JACKSON Mississippi State’s Bulldogs are 3-0 and have outscored opponents 99-37. The Ole Miss Rebels, also 3-0, have punished opponents by a whopping 132-31 count. And I know what many naysayers will say: “Yeah, but let’s wait and see what happens when they play somebody really good…” We don’t have to wait long. State goes […]

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze, left, hosted Mississippian and NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. on Tuesday in a promotion for the upcoming Cup race in Talladega. (Joshua T. McCoy/Ole Miss)

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Hugh Freeze doesn’t exactly fit the current target demographic, but nothing could keep the Ole Miss football coach from hiding his excitement to host one of NASCAR’s young stars. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., an Olive Branch native and Ole Miss fan, was on campus Tuesday as part of a […]

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Ole Miss defensive back Senquez Golson runs the ball after an interception in Saturday's win. The Rebels have eight interceptions this season, tops in the nation.

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – There’s not a lot of magic dust or secret speeches around the Ole Miss secondary these days. In fact, the “coaching up” for the Rebels’ defensive backs has a real estate ring to it: Location, location, location. No. 10 Ole Miss is leading the nation with eight interceptions […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss vaulted into the Associated Press top 10 on Sunday afternoon, a status that players say sent few ripples around the program when the rankings were released. The immediate goal for the Rebels is to maintain focus and to extend the successful start deeper into the season. […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze will keep to his plan for all open date weeks, and that includes studying the Rebels as much as any of their opponents. “We study ourselves in the morning, our opponents in the afternoon, and we recruit at night,” Freeze said. Opponent study […]

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Both Mississippi State and Ole Miss handled their respective opponents with ease over the weekend, each improving to 3-0. Ole Miss – which rose to No. 10 in the AP poll on Sunday – is off this week, but the road gets much tougher for MSU. The Bulldogs open conference […]

Thumbs Up Bo Wallace hit 23 of 28 pass attempts and is now completing 75.5 percent of his passes through three games. The Rebels hit some big plays in the run game to exploit a ULL defense that has been prone to give up big plays. Ole Miss contained the Cajuns’ run game, and when […]

By John Marshall AP College Football Writer South Carolina’s win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15. The SEC had eight teams ranked for the third straight week and five teams in the […]