HOOVER, Ala. Once upon a time, the SEC was not Wynfrey worthy. The conference held its football media days at outer Birmingham’s mall-connector hotel anyway, and while it was great for media, it didn’t dominate the landscape. Times have changed. Visitors won’t walk through the hotel to the food court this week without the clear […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – New commissioner Greg Sankey said Monday at SECMedia Days he will not take steps to try and force a change to the state flag of Mississippi. Sixty-five percent of Mississippians who cast ballots in 2001 voted to keep the state flag, which includes a small version of […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen HOOVER, Ala. – Kris Frost is a big fan of Ole Miss wide receiver Laquon Treadwell. The Auburn senior linebacker was the player who tackled Treadwell just shy of the end zone during last season’s game at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. The tackle, and subsequent fumble, not only prevented the Rebels from […]

By Logan Lowery and John Davis Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. – Derek Mason is set to begin his second season at Vanderbilt but is also still in search of his first SEC victory. The Commodores finished 0-8 in the league and Mason concluded his rookie year as a head coach at 3-9. “I’m a year […]

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Daily Journal The Woodstock of college football preseason events, SEC Media Days, begins today at Hoover, Alabama. New commissioner Greg Sankey will open the 11:30 a.m. session, followed by a media scrum with Auburn coach Gus Malzahn and three of his players, including quarterback Jeremy Johnson. The afternoon session, starting at 2:30 p.m., will feature […]

Three questions that are likely to come up when Ole Miss football is in the spotlight on Thursday at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala. What’s up with Tunsil? Freeze will be asked, quickly no doubt, for an update on the allegations made by the stepfather of Laremy Tunsil, his star offensive tackle. Freeze has […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – In an open court hearing on Friday afternoon, details of an long-running family squabble between Ole Miss junior tackle Laremy Tunsil and his stepfather were aired in public for the first time. Also, an Order of Protection sought by Lindsey Miller, Tunsil’s stepfather, was denied on Friday after […]

Daily Journal reports Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott will be one of five quarterbacks featured next week at SEC Football Media Days in Hoover, Ala. The league released the list of invited athletes on Wednesday. Prescott is one of three seniors representing the Bulldogs on Tuesday afternoon. He’s joined by defensive back Taveze Calhoun and defensive […]

By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Ole Miss offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil, and his mother, will be in the courtroom for the first time Friday afternoon. Directly across from them will be his stepfather, Lindsey Miller, who faces two charges of domestic violence. Miller filed charges against Tunsil last month. Tunsil, a rising junior, […]