Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/13/14
Mississippi's football program has received a reality check. Now it's time to see if the Rebels are resilient. No. 24 Ole Miss (3-1, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) is trying to fix several issues as it prepares to face Auburn (3-1, 1-1) on Saturday. The most pressing: an offense that was non-existent in a 25-0 loss to No. 1 Alabama on Saturday. The Rebels managed just 205 total yards - including only 46 rushing yards - against the Tide's defense. Ole Miss quarterback Bo Wallace said Alabama did a good job of spreading out its defensive line and not letting the Rebels' playmakers get outside for big gains. "I've never been shut out," Wallace said. "The last couple nights - I'm still kind of upset about it." The lopsided loss represents the first real adversity the program has faced in a while. The Rebels had won five straight games, dating back to last season, and started this year 3-0 for the first time since 1989. Ole Miss will be on the road for the fourth time in five games. ...
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