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Sawyer’s finale

Just two years ago Charles Sawyer was the Ole Miss nominee for the Conerly Trophy which means he was considered by the school to be their best player. He was a returning starter at cornerback going into this season but

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Sawyer’s Season

From the Mother Ship, an update on Charles Sawyer. Good stuff here from a senior who coaches say has taken responsibility for his actions after his DWI arrest earlier this season. The suspension that followed that arrest gave Mike Hilton

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Sawyer arrested

Ole Miss defensive back Charles Sawyer was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with DUI and running a stop sign, Lafayette County Sheriff’s records show. Rebels coach Hugh Freeze late Sunday said he had recently learned of the incident and

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Day After Observations

Clearing the cob webs from my brain after powering down at 2:30 a.m. Here are a few notes and observations from the Rebels’ 39-35 win over Vanderbilt. … If there was any possible way to inflict a more painful defeat

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Depth chart notes and observations

A few observations on the first official depth chart. OL – Jared Duke had a good camp, and it will be interesting to see if that translates to playing time. Aaron Morris was a third-team preseason All-SEC pick by the

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Coaches All-SEC

Ole Miss sophomore linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche was named preseason All-SEC first team by the league coaches, the SEC office announced today. Six Ole Miss players were selected. WR Donte Moncrief and P Tyler Campbell made the second team, DE CJ

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Watching Depth

Hugh Freeze has said he hopes to see depth improve with the signing class. In many spots it will. Laquon Treadwell, Quincy Adeboyejo, Robert Nkemdiche, Laremy Tunsil, Evan Engram and others will play and will improve depth. One of the

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Position Preview: Cornerbacks

The Rebels are exceptionally thin at a position so important for a team that likes to bring pressure. New coach Jason Jones, who spent the last five seasons at Oklahoma State, replaces Wesley McGriff and oversees the corners. The first

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Jones talks cornerbacks

The Rebels are back on the field this morning at 10:30. Updates on Twitter and here after practice. First, here’s cornerbacks coach Jason Jones talking about trying to build depth at cornerback. Starters Charles Sawyer (off-season surgery on rotator cuff

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Most intriguing players

As a prelude to camp coverage Brad Locke and I were tasked with listing the 10 most “intriguing” players at our schools. Brad’s Mississippi State list appeared on Thursday, my Ole Miss list today. The idea here was not to

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Spring look ahead: Corners

Looking ahead to football positions entering spring practice, and what better place to start than with cornerbacks, given Monday’s news of the day. It will be interesting to see where Hugh Freeze turns to fill the position. When he made

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Little Rock Re-cap

Coverage from the mother ship of the Rebels’ 30-27 win over Arkansas at War Memorial Stadium. Game Story: Wallace, Rose stand tall Column: Rose, Rebels finally spelling fun W-I-N Notebook: Ole Miss coverage baffles Wilson  

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