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After Signing Day: Safeties

Going position by position for the Rebels after signing day … Safeties As his first spring with Ole Miss was winding down defensive coordinator Dave Wommack told us he felt like he had five or six SEC players. Not All-SEC

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Monday Practice Notebook

A little clowning before practice: Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said he has a “laundry list of injuries a mile long” as the Rebels had their third practice for the Music City Bowl. Offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil spent the day

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Recruiting with the Egg

There are some who believes beating the rival goes a long way in recruiting. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze isn’t one of those. “I think that goes in cycles. It depends on the kid. Some kids have natural tie-ins and

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Wommack talks freshman corners

We talked with defensive coordinator Dave Wommack on Tuesday about his cornerbacks against Missouri’s big receivers. Starting corners Mike Hilton (5-8) and Senquez Golson (5-9) will have to make an effort to be as physical as they can with the

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Ole Miss coaches break down Troy

Defensive coordinator Dave Wommack and running backs coach Derrick Nix talk about progress at their positions and about this week’s opponent, Troy. For Nix, that progress includes the anticipated return of Jeff Scott at running back. Dave Wommack Derrick Nix

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Coordinators talk Arkansas

Hugh Freeze has commented on the two Arkansas freshmen along the offensive line, and Ole Miss co-offensive coordinator and OL coach Matt Luke talks about his freshmen here, including the future of Austin Golson, which will likely include an experiment

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Coordinators break down Auburn

Ole Miss offensive coordinator Dan Werner and defensive coordinator Dave Wommack give their take on Auburn. Dan Werner Dave Wommack

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Ash Update

Texas’ starting quarterback, who was very efficient against Ole Miss last year, did not practice Tuesday. He’s listed as questionable and has not been ruled out for Saturday. More here from DallasNews.com. Ash sustained head and shoulder injuries in the

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Scott’s must see TV; Wommack’s Vanderbilt plan

Ole Miss RB Jeff Scott

Sometimes you get players who just try to say the right thing. Sometimes you get players who just answer the questions. The “say the right thing all the time” guys don’t make for good interviews. The guys who answer questions

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Position Preview: Defensive Line

Continuing a look at different positions through camp … I wrote about Woodrow Hamilton leading into last season. Ran an excerpt of that story here on the blog last week. I was struck then about the intensity of Hamilton. You

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Wommack talks about several players

Just going through some of the media day audio files here, and there were some very frank comments from Dave Wommack about some of his defensive players. On LB Denzel Nkemdiche: “A lot of times guys get so much credit,

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Recapping a couple of football reads

From the In Case You Missed It Department, a couple of football reads from the last week. Here is Brandon Speck’s account of the Florence, Ala., quarterback Kendrick Doss’ verbal commitment to Ole Miss last week. Doss pulled the trigger

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Freeze talks Dave Wommack

I am working on the Dave Wommack feature this morning while the air conditioning repair man works on my unit. I have worked on several aspects of this feature for some time, planning it for that time in the summer

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