1. Ole Miss Football 2011: With Hugh Freeze Hire, Archie Manning Chooses Sides

    It was too good to be true for Ole Miss football fans. Not only did unpopular athletic director Pete Boone announce that he would soon be vacating his post, but more importantly, ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 2 years ago 18,025 reads 39 comments

  2. Ole Miss vs. Jacksonville State: What We Learned From the Rebels' Epic Fail

    If only Jeremiah Masoli were born a defensive tackle. The controversial quarterback made his debut Saturday for Ole Miss and though he wore some rust—overthrowing a post route ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about almost 4 years ago 4,154 reads 19 comments

  3. NCAA Appeals Committee Rules In Favor Of Jeremiah Masoli; Can Play Immediately

    The NCAA Subcommittee that held Ole Miss’ appeal this morning on the case of transfer quarterback Jeremiah Masoli wasted little time debating the finer points of a situation that had more turns to it than a day at the local go-cart track...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about almost 4 years ago 461 reads 6 comments

  4. 2010 Ole Miss Football: Blame Reggie Bush for Jeremiah Masoli's Waiver Denial

    When the NCAA announced its decision to deny the residency waiver that would have allowed former Oregon QB Jeremiah Masoli to suit up and play for the Ole Miss football team this season, ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about almost 4 years ago 1,770 reads 20 comments

  5. Ole Miss Football 2010: NCAA Denies Jeremiah Masoli's Waiver

    The longer the wait for Jeremiah Masoli’s waiver to be cleared by the NCAA, the more the black helicopter conspiracy theorists sounded a little less crazy...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about almost 4 years ago 2,889 reads 26 comments

  6. 2010 Ole Miss Football: 10 Things To Watch vs. Jacksonville State

    While the changes at Ole Miss since the end of last season have not garnered as much attention as those that occurred at Tennessee, Texas Tech, or Notre Dame, the Rebel team that ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about almost 4 years ago 1,633 reads 1 comments

  7. Jeremiah Masoli To Ole Miss: Necessity, the Mother of Redemption

    When reports first began to surface last week that former Oregon Duck QB Jeremiah Masoli had contacted Ole Miss seeking a place to transfer and finish his college career, most people familiar with the program did not put much stock in it...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 4,778 reads 10 comments

  8. Does Jeremiah Masoli's Road To Redemption End Up at Ole Miss?

    Former Oregon quarterback Jeremiah Masoli—dismissed from the program by Duck head coach Chip Kelly for a series of bad decisions and a couple of run-ins with legal authorities—has ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 2,340 reads 12 comments

  9. The Houston Nutt Rule: Updating the 2009 Ole Miss Recruiting Class

    Last week’s dismissal of WR Pat Patterson from the Ole Miss football team for a “violation of team rules” was unwelcome news to Rebel fans, though none should be surprised...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 3,147 reads 13 comments

  10. Texas Big 12 Conference: Let's Hold Hallelujahs for Texas,They Ain't No Saints

    Current commentary celebrating the stay of execution the now 10-team Big 12 received from a gracious and benevolent University of Texas is more than a little hard to swallow...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 1,047 reads 18 comments

  11. Why the SEC Needs Texas A&M and Needs Them Now

    Opinion among the converted —current SEC fans — holds no need for the conference to expand as the quality of football played nowadays is the best in the country...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 3,572 reads 35 comments

  12. Pac-10, Big Ten Expansion and SEC, Big 12: Losers After Round One

    There was a time—say, 72 hours ago—when each of the following football entities laid claim to some of the best seats in the house and the birthright to them...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 3,431 reads 42 comments

  13. Ole Miss Football 2010: Randall Mackey a Wildcard For the Wild Rebel

    Former Parade All-American and Louisiana Mr. Football award recipient Randall Mackey took the scenic route from his high school in Bastrop, La., to Oxford, Miss...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about 4 years ago 3,131 reads 1 comments

  14. Is Bob Stoops the Next Oklahoma Sooner To Go Pro?

    No matter how you try to slice it, the perennial question of who was the big winner in last week’s NFL draft was answered in mere moments of its start. It was Bob Stoops...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 2,902 reads 14 comments

  15. 2010 NFL Draft: Jevan Snead's Decision To Go Pro Not Salvaged

    Former Ole Miss Quarterback Jevan Snead’s decision to forgo his senior year in Oxford and enter the NFL draft was panned from the get-go by almost every major national analyst...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 533 reads 23 comments

  16. Scandalous Behavior: Does Everybody Cheat in College Football?

    Goldman Sachs, Tim Floyd, Ben Johnson, Mark McGwire, Enron. Jayson Blair, Marion Jones, Bernie Madoff, Bill Belichick. And now Rich Rodriguez? Cheating is as much a part of our lives as scotch tape and ATM’s...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 3,432 reads 40 comments

  17. Magnolias in Bloom: Five Reasons To Know College Football in Mississippi in 2010

    Expectations are fickle things. By nature, they provide limits to our discussions, but do not add to them. Expectations do not fill the box; they just determine its size...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 4,643 reads 4 comments

  18. Give and Let Give: Curbing the Rise Of ACL Injuries in College Football

    When the NFL’s Injury and Safety Panel released a report last month citing an 88 percent higher frequency of ACL injuries for players on modern synthetic surfaces—like FieldTurf—even ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 1,677 reads 6 comments

  19. 2010 SEC Cornerback Preview: Top 5 Returning, Top 5 New-To-Watch

    SEC Defenses have held the bragging post the last few seasons, producing a number of high draft picks—14 first rounders on that side of the ball since 2006—and leading the charge to four straight national titles...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 434 reads 2 comments

  20. Ole Miss Football 4x4: Four Easy, Four Hard Questions of Spring Practce

    What a difference a year makes, huh? An article of this type last season would have been hard-pressed to find eight questions in total when looking at the Ole Miss Football team as it headed into Spring Practice...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 965 reads 12 comments

  21. Three Things Other Conferences Can Do To Counter SEC Football's Supremacy

    We know. You know, I know, we all know that the debate for the best college football conference in the country begins with second place...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 737 reads 30 comments

  22. SEC Defenses: Best in the Country?

    Those who toll on such things point to the muddying meaning of superlatives as an example foretelling the death of the English language. Good, Better, Best has evolved into Cool, Primo, and Shiznit just to name a few, and all can mean the same thing..

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  23. SEC Expansion Talk: Why No Love For TCU?

    Just when we thought this year’s time between the end of recruiting and the start of spring practice would be spent with the usual—articles on every class not in Rivals ...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 2,490 reads 66 comments

  24. 2010 SEC Football Preview: Is Arkansas Being Set Up?

    Having witnessed the preseason hyperbole of last season’s Ole Miss Football Team—and its backwash—I admit sensitivity to the subject...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 2,542 reads 24 comments

  25. Dexter McCluster at the 2010 NFL Combine: Did His 40 Time Hurt His Draft Stock?

    Measurements have never favored Dexter McCluster. He has always been a little short and a little lean.  What no one expected heading into the NFL Scouting Combine, though, was that the numbers would tell us he is also slower than we thought...

    Jeb Williamson Written by Jeb Williamson about over 4 years ago 7,040 reads 11 comments