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Confident in Defense

There is a lot of a talent, and there are a lot of experienced players returning for the Ole Miss defense. That said, there are some interesting things to consider, starting with two new cornerbacks. And while I hear Dave

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Camp thoughts and observations

Again, calling on the sense of hearing for this. Next round of interviews is tomorrow. … Hugh Freeze has a Mystery Leader at quarterback. The first thing he mentions when puts that guy in position to win the job is

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Freeze, trying to build chemistry, likes what he’s seeing in camp leaders

Another take-away from Hugh Freeze’s time with beat writers yesterday was what he had to say about leaders in camp. At his local media day on Aug. 5 Freeze said he would be intentional about building team chemistry this month,

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The Mystery Leader

Here’s our take on Hugh Freeze’s update to his quarterback competition. He’s got a leader, he’s just not ready to name a guy publicly at this time. From the Mother Ship, the Mystery Leader

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Pack’s up to speed

We hear athletes all the time talk about the difference in speed in moving from high school to college. That applies in some way to every sport. There is an adjustment period, and it took Markell Pack a while to

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Freeze has a QB leader

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze has a leader in his quarterback race. He’s just not telling who it is. Freeze talks quarterbacks, players who have impressed and more in today’s post-practice presser:

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Tuesday Practice Notes

When I have these practice reports I often feel like I should start by telling folks to set the bar of expectations low. We’re really not seeing much. That changed today. Hugh Freeze had us hang around for much longer

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Russell more confident, comfortable after a year in the system

From the Mother Ship, a year in the system seems to have made a big difference for Ole Miss middle linebacker Christian Russell. Coaches had hoped Russell would adapt quickly last year, his first after transferring from East Mississippi Community

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Confident Russell

A defense loaded with talent and depth at most positions had holes at middle linebacker. That was the assessment of Ole Miss coaches in the spring, anyway, when they moved senior end CJ Johnson there. Christian Russell was a first-year

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Great first impressions

There’s a lot of confidence from teammates in new cornerbacks Tee Shepard and Tony Bridges. From the Mother Ship, cornerbacks coach Jason Jones talks about their development in camp.

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Luke talks OL

Here’s offensive line coach Matt Luke. He met with media Wednesday just hours before the injury to Rod Taylor in a “non-football” activity. Luke talks about the good decisions Taylor had been making here. Lots more on the offensive line

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Hilton’s leadership

You hear players throw out the term “leadership” a lot. Here’s a good example of putting that word to use. Senior Mike Hilton, the current Chucky Mullins Award winner, has started at every position in the secondary, and the new

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Centers of attention

There are five returning offensive linemen at Ole Miss, but there’s a real competition going on for the starting job at center. Yesterday Robert Conyers took most of the snaps with the ones. Ben Still is the incumbent and is

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