The Rebels of Ole Miss host the Tigers from Auburn University this week on the Bloody Mary’s and Mimosas’ time slot, 11:20am CDT on your SEC network of local TV stations. Let’s look at some keys Ole Miss will have to focus on, to get that coveted first SEC win under new coach Hugh Freeze.
College football is a volatile sport and if you get too close to the fire, you will most certainly get burned. Auburn fans can all attest to how volatile modern day football has become, thanks to parity, graduation, NCAA sanctions and other common attrition that occurs in a major football program. One year you can be flying high and winning National titles. Less than two years later, you can be on the absolute bottom of the league.
Auburn may very well be at the bottom of the SEC standings at the end of the year, but it won’t be because they have poor talent or depth at most positions.
For the Ole Miss coaching staff, preparing for a team with a 1-4 record, with so much potential and talent, can still give you cold sweats. Auburn is very capable of winning this game.
Here are some keys for an Ole Miss Victory: