After finishing the 2010 campaign with a disappointing 4-8 record, the Ole Miss Rebels managed to recruit a stellar class in 2011. The Rebs hope to build on this past year nonetheless and see it as a valuable learning springboard to the 2011 season.
There are certainly holes to fill on both sides of the ball this coming year, but with the team having another year under Houston Nutt's system, fans are hoping the team can make the next step and compete for the title in the ultra-competitive SEC West.
But will the schedule cooperate?
The 2011 slate features the usual difficult SEC schedule, including defending national champ Auburn.
Here's a game-by-game look at what lies ahead for your Ole Miss Rebels.