Report: Nkemdiche 'unimpressive' during interviews with teams

Ole Miss defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche is one of the most physically gifted players in the 2016 NFL Draft class, but character issues have caused his stock to plummet. Is he doing himself any favors at the NFL Scouting Combine? Yes and no. Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reports that Nkemdiche was “unimpressive” during interviews with NFL teams during the week. “He had...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Nkemdiche: I was drunk, not on drugs during hotel incident

Robert Nkemdiche admits he was under the influence of alcohol but says he was not using drugs before he injured himself in a fall at a hotel in December. On Friday, Nkemdiche told reporters at the NFL Scouting Combine that he is embarrassed by the incident. #OleMiss DL Robert Nkemdiche on his off field issue: "I told the truth. It was a rash decision me, embarrassing for me ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Robert Nkemdiche declares for NFL Draft in apology letter

Ole Miss star defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche won’t be playing in the Sugar Bowl for the Rebels next week after being suspended by the program following a marijuana possession charge stemming from an incident outside an Atlanta hotel room last weekend. In fact, it looks like he’s played his last game in a Rebels uniform. Nkemdiche, in a statement, has informed fans that he’s...
Via College Spun
December 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nkemdiche was using synthetic weed before fall

Ole Miss star Robert Nkemdiche was using synthetic marijuana before he injured himself in a fall at a hotel last weekend, according to a new report. Clay Travis of Outkick the Coverage spoke to several sources who claimed Nkemdiche’s fall was the direct result of his decision to use synthetic cannabinoids, which has become increasingly popular among college athletes because it...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Ole Miss DT Nkemdiche charged with marijuana possession

Mississippi defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has been charged with possession of marijuana after being hospitalized following a fall at an Atlanta hotel.Police say the 21-year-old from Loganville, Georgia, broke a hotel room window, walked about 15 feet, climbed over a wall and fell roughly 15 feet late Saturday night.A police report said a double pane window in the room had been...
Via Associated Press
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Ole Miss DT Nkemdiche hospitalized in hotel fall

ATLANTA -- Police say Ole Miss football player Robert Nkemdiche was hospitalized after falling from a wall at an Atlanta hotel.Department spokeswoman Kim Jones says it appears that 21-year-old Nkemdiche broke a hotel room window, walked about 15 feet, climbed over a wall and fell roughly 15 feet late Saturday night.Jones says Nkemdiche was alert and conscious when emergency responders...
Via Associated Press
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Ole Miss star hurt after fall from fourth-story window

Ole Miss defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche reportedly suffered multiple cuts after falling from a fourth-story window in Atlanta on Sunday. Details are scant, but Fox 5 Sports’s Cody Chaffins broke the news. BREAKING: ATL police confirm responding to Ole Miss star Robert Nkemdiche falling from a 4th flr window. Said to have multiple cuts. — Cody Chaffins (@Cody_Fox5) December...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Ole Miss AD rips newspaper for portrayal of concussed player

Ole Miss athletic director Ross Bjork wrote a letter to the editor to the Memphis Commercial Appeal for their sports cover following Memphis’ upset win against the Rebels last weekend.  The cover featured the headline “SMASH HIT,” with a photo of Tigers players celebrating over Ole Miss defensive end Robert Nkemdiche, who was knocked out with a concussion.  Here’s the...
Via College Spun
October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ole Miss DE Robert Nkemdiche scores offensive TD for second straight week

It’s been all Ole Miss today against Fresno State. The Rebels just took a 42-14 lead in the second half on a rushing touchdown by stunningly talented defensive end Robert Nkemdiche.  Yes, Nkemdiche scored another touchdown. Last week it was on a reception. This week it came on the ground.  Robert Nkemdiche will not be stopped! TOUCHDOWN OLE MISS! 42-14 in the 3rd. https:...
Via College Spun
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Is this Ole Miss star Robert Nkemdiche hitting a bong?

It doesn’t look like all college football fans are happy with Ole Miss’ domination of the SEC this year. Last week, rumors were flying about quarterback Bo Wallace getting arrested Thursday night. They obviously turned out to be false. This week, there is a Snapchat photo circulating that supposedly shows star defensive end Robert Nkemdiche hitting a bong.  The man in the...
Via College Spun
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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