Originally written on Bush League Chronicle  |  Last updated 10/21/14
The Ole Miss football program received some huge news on the recruiting trail this morning when the nation's top recruit, defensive end Robert Nkemdiche, announced his pledge to attend the SEC school in the fall. Analysts call the commitment the biggest for the Rebels since they landed Eli Manning over a decade ago.The Loganville, Ga. native also held numerous scholarship offers from the likes of Florida, Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Georgia, Oregon, and USC, among others. However, his decision came down to just two schools on Wednesday morning: Ole Miss and LSU.As you can see in the video above, the Ole Miss coaches are pretty elated that the 6-foot-5, 265-pound Nkemdiche will be joining the team. Talk about getting a player with an instant impact.
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