By Parrish Alford Daily Journal Lawrenceville, Georgia, linebacker Donta Evans has committed to Ole Miss according to multiple reports. Evans told he actually committed right at the end of SEC Media Days (July 16) but has kept his decision private. Evans (6-1, 222) is rated a three-star prospect by both Scout and Rivals. Scout […]

Quarterback Ryan Buchanan has a slight lead in the race with junior college transfer Chad Kelly and DeVante Kincade, a third-year sophomore like Kelly. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze told the crowd at SEC Media Days that he wouldn’t be surprised to see the competition the regular season. Probably it will, and when it’s over […]

By Tom Canavan Associated Press EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Eli Manning is more concerned about the New York Giants’ scoring rather than his future with the team. Hours before the first training camp practice Friday, Manning shot down the notion he was in any way worried entering the season in the final year of his […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]


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 Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – Ole Miss players say their humbling Peach Bowl loss to TCU, capping the 2014 season, won’t soon be forgotten. Neither will their convincing win over rival Mississippi State to close the regular season in their preceding game. The Rebels’ 31-17 win was the fourth-straight victory for the home […]