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Former top SEC recruits set for breakout seasons

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) Robert Nkemdiche was the consensus No. 1 recruit in the country in 2013, and the defensive lineman arrived at Mississippi with lofty aspirations of dominating the Southeastern Conference. Then, as the transition to high-level college football often does to young players, Nkemdiche was humbled. He struggled to learn a new position while also trying to get a handle...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Hugh Freeze unamused by spring break incident involving Denzel Nkemdiche.

Denzel Nkemdiche and Hugh Freeze. Via AP.It looks like Ole Miss linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche is going to be staying in Rebels' head coach Hugh Freeze's doghouse for a good long while. Freeze was not amused with after a video featuring Nkemdiche taunting what are described as "fans of another team" during spring break. “I’m not happy with it. Not proud of it...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Nkemdiche Brothers File Counter Lawsuit

((ht: Nkemdiche's fire back.On the heels of a $2 million lawsuit filed by an Ole Miss student who claims he was assaulted by Rebels football brothers Denzel and Robert Nkemdiche and 3 more of their teammates, the brothers have returned fire.The two filed a counter suit in Lafayette County Circuit court claiming they've been defamed and the accuser...
Via Online Sports Guys
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Nkemdiche brothers sued for $2 million over alleged fight

A man who claims he was punched and kicked by Ole Miss 's Denzel and Robert Nkemdiche has sued the brothers for $2 million, and the Associated Press have reported. Matthew Baird has filed a complaint stating that at a fraternity party in February 2013, Denzel punched him from behind before Robert -- then a high school senior committed to the Rebels -- and five...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Ole Miss football players sued after alleged fight

Mississippi football players Denzel Nkemdiche and Robert Nkemdiche are being sued for $2 million after allegedly beating a man at a fraternity party last year. According to a complaint filed in Lafayette County Circuit Court on Friday, plantiff Matthew Baird claims Denzel Nkemdiche punched him from behind and knocked him unconscious. The complaint then says Robert Nkemdiche and...
Via AP on Fox
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ole Miss players sued over alleged beating

Mississippi football players Denzel Nkemdiche and Robert Nkemdiche are being sued for $2 million after allegedly beating a man at a fraternity party last year.
Via Philly Sports Live
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

6 Ole Miss FB Players Allegedly Stomped Man Unconscious

Yesterday we told you that Ole Miss LB Denzel Nkemdiche was arrested on his 21st birthday for disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace.  Now word has come out that according to a civil suit filed on Valentine’s Day in LaFayette County, Mississippi, Nkemdiche assaulted a man at Ole Miss’s Kappa Alpha fraternity house last year: A fight broke out — not involving the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Could Robert Nkemdiche Be Future Heisman Material?

I hate to say it, but there will likely never be a true defensive player awarded the Heisman trophy. It's not that there aren't worthy candidates. When they prove their worth teams start to game plan for them making it hard for them to shine (right Jadeveon Clowney?). Of course teams can't do that if the surrounding players are good enough, but if that is the case voters...
Via FatManWriting
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss freshman DE Robert Nkemdiche converts fake punt

This play by the Ole Miss Rebels was executed absolutely perfect.  Head Coach Hugh Freeze showed a lot of guts giving true freshman defensive end Robert Nkemdiche the ball on this crucial 4th and 1.  For a guy who is 285 lbs, Nkemdiche can really move.  It’s only a matter of time before the media starts comparing the former #1 overall recruit from last year to Jadeveon Clowney. [SB Nation]
Via Diehardsport
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

By Damn! 2013 Ole Miss Preview

2012 was an incredible season for Ole Miss, in the fact that they beat Mississippi State, won their bowl game, and they had a great recruiting class. Basically, that's what you really need for Ole Miss fans, right? But what about 2013? Well, the 'recruiting class of the ages' - replete with defensive end Robert Nkemdiche (who - if you believe the reviews - is the second...
Via SEC Football Blog
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss
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