By John Davis Oxford Citizen OXFORD – Laremy Tunsil can start summer football drills at Ole Miss on Wednesday without having to worry about spending further time in court. The All-American offensive tackle is set to have the domestic violence charge dropped against him. His lawyer, Steve Farese Sr., could not comment directly on the […]

By Patrick Magee The Sun Herald (TNS) It’s Year 3 for Todd Monken at Southern Miss, and he knows it sets up as a pivotal point for his program. The Golden Eagles are 4-20 in his first two seasons and the 2015 team is supposed to be a much deeper and more talented squad. “This […]

OXFORD Quarterbacks were a hot topic at SEC Media Days a couple of weeks back. More positions are unsettled in the league than have returning starters. That’s a significant detail for the guy that handles the ball every play. The more significant story line in the conference, though, is that there are eight new defensive […]

By John L. Pitts Daily Journal They rounded up the usual suspects as defending national champion Ohio State topped the USA Today coaches preseason football poll released on Thursday. Ole Miss was 15th and Mississippi State missed the Top 25 by three points to stand 26th. The rest of the top five: TCU – which […]

Daily Journal A slow start to the season dropped San Diego prospect Hunter Renfroe 37 spots to 85 on the MLB.com top 100 prospects list. The former Mississippi State star responded with his 13th home run of the season and continued his second-half surge with Double-A San Antonio. Renfroe began the season hitting .242/.305/.385 over […]

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss defensive end turned linebacker C.J. Johnson noticed something different about his coach, Hugh Freeze, in spring drills. Freeze talked about the possibility of a national championship for Ole Miss not in abstract terms but in a direct cause-and-effect manner. Complete the requirements of A, B and […]

Daily Journal Tupelo’s Chris Stratton, the former first-round draft pick out of Mississippi State, picked up his first Triple-A victory on Monday. Stratton (1-3) pitched a seven-inning complete game in Sacramento’s 10-1 victory at Albuquerque. He gave up one run on three hits, striking out four against two walks and also helped his cause by […]

JONES

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze added another big name to the Rebels’ 2016 recruiting class Tuesday. Jaylon Jones, a safety from Allen, Texas, chose Ole Miss over nearby Texas A&M. A four-star prospect and a member of the Rivals 250 at No. 243, Jones is the Rebels’ 18th […]

By Ralph D. Russo Associated Press The quarterback is usually the face of a football team. During conference media days, those faces are often difficult to find. No Christian Hackenberg for Penn State. No Deshaun Watson for Clemson. No Anu Solomon for Arizona. Neither Cardale Jones nor J.T. Barrett for Ohio State. Cautious coaches tend […]