1. The Most Underrated SEC Game of the Week: Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss

    One of the best matchup weekends for the SEC is coming up this Saturday. LSU and Auburn will duel it out for a game that could decide the SEC West. Florida and Tennessee gather for their annual meeting that is sure to be a good game...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about almost 6 years ago 1,094 reads 5 comments

  2. SEC Community Leaders Power Rankings: My Ballot

    Every week, the SEC Community Leaders release SEC Power Rankings. Here are the Week Three rankings: SEC Football Community Leader Week Three Rankings I voted early at first to not let the general ...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about almost 6 years ago 200 reads 3 comments

  3. Hey, Wake Forest Football Fans: You Have a Team!

    As many saw, last week I made a claim, one that I questioned and thought I might regret. I wrote: UPSET ALERT: Three Reasons Why Ole Miss Will Beat Wake Forest After watching the Ole Miss-Wake ...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about almost 6 years ago 1,178 reads 2 comments

  4. Upset Alert: Three Reasons Why Ole Miss Will Beat Wake Forest

    There comes a time in a journalist's writing career (or should I say hobby) where he or she goes out on a limb and makes a prediction he questions. For me, that time is now...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about almost 6 years ago 1,323 reads 13 comments

  5. "Statement Game" : Ole Miss 41 - Memphis 24 - Game Recap

    This was not just a game that the home crowd hoped for a win. This was a game in which the home crowd expected a blowout. They got their wish...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about almost 6 years ago 263 reads 0 comments

  6. Will Ole Miss vs. Arkansas Be The Next Great College Football Rivalry?

    When you think of great college football rivalries, what comes to mind? Probably first Ohio State vs. Michigan, Okahoma vs. Texas, USC vs. UCLA, etc...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about almost 6 years ago 1,178 reads 6 comments

  7. Can Ole Miss's Offense Become Explosive in 2008?

    Let's just be honest: Ole Miss's offense has not seen much success in the past five years. If only Eli had more than four years of eligibility. That looks to change in 2008. Before we begin, let's think about something...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 776 reads 15 comments

  8. Key Games for Ole Miss in 2008

    You know those games. Those games you look at at the beginning of the season and talk about before, during, and even after the season is over. Those games that can make or break your season...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 292 reads 7 comments

  9. SEC: Get Ready to Meet Patrick Trahan of Ole Miss

    Patrick Trahan, in the spring of 2007, was just your typical student-athlete. He was an Auburn linebacker that showed, according to head coach Tommy Tuberville, more progress in an athlete during the spring than any other player he's ever seen...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 1,116 reads 3 comments

  10. Top Five Changes Ole Miss Fans will see on Opening Day

    It's been a while since Ole Miss has seen change. Being a traditional school, it's hard to see a lot of things change at one time, but that won't be the case when the Rebels suit up at "the Vaught" on August 30th...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 1,677 reads 14 comments

  11. Bleacher Report Poll: Rank the BCS Conferences

    I've had enough of the "conference supremacy" articles. They're cute and all but enough with stats, bias, and all the other stuff that comes with Bleacher Report articles. Let's just get an overall tally of who everyone thinks the best conferences are...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 333 reads 25 comments

  12. Ole Miss Breaking News: Jerrell Powe eligible!

    The three year saga of "is he" or "isn't he" for Jerrell Powe is now over. I wrote an article two and a half weeks ago called SEC Football: Let Jerrell Powe Play for Goodness Sake. Apparently, they listened...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 359 reads 1 comments

  13. SEC East Projections | Results from the Bleacher Report Fan/Writer Poll

    Over a week ago, I created an interactive article to poll who fellow members thought would place one through six in the SEC East...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 169 reads 3 comments

  14. Enrique Davis: From "War Eagle" to "Hotty Toddy"

    At the end of the 2007 recruiting period, Enrique Davis was an Auburn Tiger. Today, he is a Rebel. How did this happen? Enrique Davis, the No. 4 ranked RB in the 2007 class by Rivals, originally signed with Auburn in February 2007...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 617 reads 3 comments

  15. SEC West Projections: Bleacher Report's Writer/Fan Poll

    Over a week ago, I created an interactive article to poll who fellow members thought would place one through six in the SEC West...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 203 reads 4 comments

  16. Ole Miss Sports: Campus Busy During Typical "Down Time"

    Usually around this time, universities around the country can't stand the wait until football season. Well, neither can Ole Miss, but there are a lot of things happening on campus currently to keep everyone excited about every sport...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 504 reads 4 comments

  17. A BleacherReport.com Interactive Fan Article: Your Thoughts on the SEC East

    We've heard all the talk about the SEC East, many feel Georgia is going to win. Others feel Florida has a great shot...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 248 reads 13 comments

  18. Ole Miss's Reasons for Success in 2008

    Many fans define success with National Championships, Heisman Trophies, Conference Titles, and other highly regarded accomplishments—but when you gather information about Ole ...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 343 reads 2 comments

  19. A BleacherReport.com Interactive Fan Article: Your Take on the SEC West

    I'm going to try something totally different here and hope that I can get some good feedback. You've heard all the SEC West Articles from various writers, including myself, but I thought I would add the fan's voice to it...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 621 reads 18 comments

  20. Ole Miss's New Offensive Set: The Wild-Rebel

    When the new coaching staff came to Ole Miss, they said they wanted to bring the offense in which Darren McFadden ran over, through, and around defenses. The coaching staff brought the Wildcat (now known as the Wild-Rebel) to Oxford...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 1,255 reads 4 comments

  21. Ole Miss Football: Season Outlook

    As the season grows nearer, Ole Miss fans are feeling much anticipation to get it going. Ole Miss fans are tired of hearing about "0-8" in the SEC and believe, although they still have the majority ...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 802 reads 4 comments

  22. Houston...We Don't Have a Problem!

    Arkansas fans needs to get the facts straight. We (Ole Miss) didn't get their sloppy seconds. He chose Ole Miss instead of the talent-depleted Arkansas Razorbacks, which would make Arkansas the sloppy seconds...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 3,339 reads 137 comments

  23. BREAKING NEWS: Brett Favre asks for his release from the Packers

    BREAKING NEWS: From ESPNEWS Brett Favre wants to play, and he wants out of Green Bay. According to team officials around the NFL and the Packers, Brett Favre has sent in a formal letter requesting a release from the Green Bay Packers...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 283 reads 0 comments

  24. SEC Football: Let Jerrell Powe Play, for Goodness' Sake!

    SEC, it's your time to step up. Do the right thing. Hopefully, one of the most drawn-out eligibility fights in NCAA history will be over soon...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 1,818 reads 5 comments

  25. The Battle Upfront: Three Ole Miss Players named to Early NFL Mock Draft

    I've heard the same thing all summer: Ole Miss doesn't have the talent that they think they have. Quite funny, I always said...

    Derek Stephens Written by Derek Stephens about 6 years ago 914 reads 3 comments