1. SEC Extra Points: Ole Miss Investigation and Nick Chubb's Return

    Ole Miss just can't seem to get over the NCAA hump, and the latest in the ongoing saga in Oxford should be concerning...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 14,005 reads 56 comments

  2. SEC Extra Points: Why Alabama's Defense Could Be Even Better in 2016

    Alabama used its stout defense—which gave up just 276.3 yards per game and 4.3 yards per play—to roll all the way to the national title a year ago...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 13,082 reads 126 comments

  3. Hugh Freeze Opens Up on NCAA, Frustration and Ole Miss' Perception

    HOOVER, Ala. — The final day at SEC media days at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel was the most anticipated of the four-day event, thanks to the presence of ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 8,333 reads 28 comments

  4. Hugh Freeze Comments on Ole Miss' NCAA Violations, Denies Paying Players

    Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze is taking ownership of the mistakes he's made at the helm of the Rebels program—which have led to a myriad of NCAA violations—but won't acknowledge his staff knowingly paid players...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 2,216 reads 9 comments

  5. Hugh Freeze Owns Up to Ole Miss Scandal, Comments on Coaches Paying Players

    DESTIN, Fla. — Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze stepped to the podium in the theater of the Hilton SanDestin prior to SEC spring meetings and made his first public comments ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 9,698 reads 36 comments

  6. Ole Miss Penalties Further Hurt Reputation, but Rebels Will Stay Competitive

    When you saw the alert come across your smartphone as you headed out to enjoy Memorial Day weekend, you probably already knew what your reaction would be to Ole Miss' response to the NCAA's notice of allegations...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 15,671 reads 91 comments

  7. Why the SEC West Could Be Headed for a Coaching Overhaul Soon

    Depending on where you live, the term “The Big One” can have a different meaning. On the West Coast, you’re probably talking about the fear everyone has, and tries to ignore, about a major earthquake along the San Andreas fault...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 5 months ago 22,029 reads 214 comments

  8. SEC Football Q&A: Is Les Miles or Gus Malzahn on the Hotter Seat?

    The month of September is going to be wild in the SEC. Not only are there some stellar out-of-conference matchups to help gauge the conference against the rest of the college ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 10,212 reads 95 comments

  9. Laremy Tunsil Saga Spoils What Should've Been Great Draft Night for Ole Miss

    Thursday night was supposed to be a banner night in the history of Ole Miss football. The program had never sent three players to the NFL through the first round of the NFL draft, ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 3,287 reads 15 comments

  10. Satellite Camps Are a Can of Worms College Football Really Shouldn't Reopen

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — It’s been quite a year for Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey, who took the reins from Mike Slive last July...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 6 months ago 6,844 reads 126 comments

  11. Why 2016 Could Be the 'Year of the New RB' in the SEC

    Unless you've been living in a cave for the last couple of years, you've undoubtedly heard of star SEC running backs Leonard Fournette of LSU, Georgia's Nick Chubb and Tennessee's Jalen Hurd ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 10,015 reads 32 comments

  12. The SEC West's Most Indispensable Players for 2016

    The most misleading statistic in college football entering the 2016 season is that the majority of teams in the Southeastern Conference have their starting quarterbacks returning...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 7 months ago 21,596 reads 52 comments

  13. Hugh Freeze Wants Ole Miss' Focus to Be on Only One Thing, Football

    OXFORD, Miss. — Hugh Freeze looked tired on Thursday. It’s pretty normal for his players to appear that way after the first day of spring practices, but this isn’t ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 7 months ago 2,283 reads 2 comments

  14. Ole Miss NCAA Allegations Are Concerning but Won't Derail Program Trajectory

    In this week's edition of "As Oxford Turns," Ole Miss takes more public hits as new information emerges from an NCAA investigation involving the football program under current head ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 8 months ago 30,844 reads 159 comments

  15. Will Shea Patterson or Jacob Eason Have Better SEC Football Career?

    "It probably isn't what it has been in years past. That's not to say that it's bad." Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze served as "Captain Obvious" regarding the current state of SEC quarterback play on the SEC coaches teleconference on Nov...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 8 months ago 12,168 reads 58 comments

  16. SEC Teams Most Likely to Start True Freshmen in 2016

    Anyone who wonders what kind of impact a freshman can have on a team only needs to look at the University of Alabama football program last season...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 8 months ago 51,309 reads 105 comments

  17. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Kyler Murray Saga Heats Up Sumlin's Seat

    If the temperature of Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin 's seat was "medium" when the season ended, it blew right past "hot" and leveled off at "scorching" over the last couple of weeks...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 66,141 reads 79 comments

  18. Hugh Freeze Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Ole Miss

    A year after signing a contract extension with Ole Miss, head coach Hugh Freeze is in talks with the school for another extension. Continue for updates. Ole Miss Athletic Director Confirms Extension Negotiations are Underway Thursday, Dec...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 4,445 reads 9 comments

  19. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Bowl Season Critical to Fixing SEC's Image

    When the SEC's bowl lineup was announced Sunday afternoon, one thing became abundantly clear—the SEC is walking into an image trap...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 15,994 reads 143 comments

  20. Outside of the National Spotlight, 2015 Egg Bowl Should Still Be a Classic

    The 2015 edition of the Egg Bowl between Ole Miss and Mississippi State won't match the hype and exposure of last year's edition, when Mississippi State had outside hopes of a berth ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 8,974 reads 24 comments

  21. Ole Miss on Track for Best-Ever Finish Under Hugh Freeze After Big Win over LSU

    The month of November hasn't always been kind to Ole Miss under head coach Hugh Freeze . In his first season, back in 2012, the Rebels dropped three straight SEC games to open the month—including a 41-35 loss to LSU in Baton Rouge...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 10 months ago 4,874 reads 8 comments

  22. SEC Football Q&A: Should Loser Between Les Miles and Hugh Freeze Be on Hot Seat?

    With two weeks left in the regular season, one SEC division title has already been wrapped up thanks to Florida completing its SEC slate at 7-1 and claiming the SEC East championship...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 11 months ago 13,102 reads 66 comments

  23. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Alabama, the Playoff and SEC Bias Hysteria

    The first edition of the College Football Playoff rankings were released Tuesday night, and if you detected a distinct SEC influence, you're not alone. Six SEC teams donned the Top 20, including No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 11 months ago 15,148 reads 209 comments

  24. Why Ole Miss Rebels Are Difficult Contender to Trust

    Another week, another step closer to Ole Miss winning out, playing for the SEC title and potentially blocking the SEC from a College Football Playoff berth. The Rebels survived a scare from Auburn on Saturday in a 27-19 road win on the Plains...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 11 months ago 14,174 reads 134 comments

  25. Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss: Game Grades, Analysis for Aggies and Rebels

    Following an SEC West matchup that, once it finally came to a close, could only be described as merciful, the nation's most cluttered division cleared some of its murkiness as No...

    Jim Sullivan Written by Jim Sullivan about 11 months ago 10,401 reads 61 comments