Coaches find one size doesn't fit all discipline

What punishment fits on the field? The answer may vary. The early part of the college football season tends to be the time of year suspensions peak. Around the country, teams are cleaning up offseason messes on their rosters, sitting players out for indiscretions that range from arrests to a lapse in basic judgment. Assault charges prompted Oklahoma to suspend freshman running back...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Denzel Nkemdiche back with Ole Miss

Ole Miss redshirt junior linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche has returned to the Rebels' football team following his spring suspension, coach Hugh Freeze said on the final day of SEC media days Thursday. Freeze said that Nkemdiche, who has 117 career tackles in two seasons, will be allowed to fully go through fall practice, but is still suspended for the season opener against Boise...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Covering Dixie: Kirby Smart, Malcolm Mitchell, Ricky Seals-Jones, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew - The SEC. It's what your conference wants to be like when it grows up. Today's photo is of The Alamo. You'll find out why soon enough.  Smart money.Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart says he's in no rush to become a head coach, but would not pass up the opportunity should it arise. ( a related front...Kevin Scarbinsky...
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July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Football: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014

After back-to-back winning seasons, including victories in two bowl games, the Ole Miss Rebels football program appears to be on the upswing as head coach Hugh Freeze enters his third season at the stern wheel.With back-to-back stellar recruiting classes, including a Top Five finish in 2013 to go along with the winning seasons and bowl victories, fans in Rebel nation are seeking...
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April 18, 2014  |  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

Ole Miss suspends Denzel Nkemdiche for opener

When Ole Miss linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche was arrested in February, coach Hugh Freeze said that he'd been suspended "until we know more." Well, apparently Freeze knows more, as he announced that Nkemdiche will be suspended for Ole Miss' season-opener against Boise State. Nkemdiche will also be held out of spring practice, which began on Tuesday in Oxford. Nkemdiche...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

A Game Of Question And Non-Question As Ole Miss Opens Spring Practice

Today marks the beginning of the 2014 version of Ole Miss spring football practice, which is mostly a time for unchecked excitement over the sight of a young player rampaging through the second team defense.  It can also be a time of great despair, like when a friend's dad, who watched one of the main scrimmages in Houston Nutt's final spring at Ole Miss, told us that "...
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March 04, 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...
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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.
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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...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ole Miss LBs Bryant, Nkemdiche arrested

Oxford police chief Joey East says Mississippi linebackers Denzel Nkemdiche and Serderius Bryant were arrested in separate incidents over the past weekend.
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Two Ole Miss LBs arrested over weekend

Oxford police chief Joey East says Mississippi linebackers Denzel Nkemdiche and Serderius Bryant were arrested in separate incidents over the past weekend. East says Nkemdiche was charged with disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace around midnight on Saturday. Bryant was charged with public drunkenness and disturbing the peace early Sunday. All the charges are misdemeanors...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Denzel Nkemdiche and Serderius Bryant arrested this past Saturday

Ole Rebel Blog - Your Own Grove of Ole Miss Sports - Word is getting out on the street that Ole Miss linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche had a little too much fun on his 21st birthday Saturday. So much fun that he was arrested for disorderly conduct and failure to comply with a police officer. In layman’s terms, that is a misdemeanor folks. The story broke out about Denzel Nkemdiche...
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February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA Football Week 5 Upset Alerts

This is my college football upset alert. Expect one of these every week college football is being played. Thanks to everyone who reads my writing. No.21 Mississippi Rebels (3-0)    VS.    No.1 Alabama Crimson Tide (3-0) Nick Saban and Alabama are on upset alert this weekend. Ole Miss vs. Alabama has the potential to the upset of the year. The Ole Miss offense is a potent one...
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September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Rebels Look To Derail Crimson Tide Express

Contrary to popular belief, the Georgia-LSU game is not the only big game in town when it comes to Saturday's contests.At Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala., the No. 1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide is hosting No. 21 Ole Miss in what has to be considered as a pivotal matchup for both teams.Ole Miss is coming off of a bye week following their 44-23 win at Texas on Sept. 14...
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September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 21 Mississippi rests, prepares for tough month

Mississippi couldn't have imagined a much better start to the season. The 21st-ranked Rebels have won three straight games - including road matchups with Vanderbilt and Texas - and now get a week of rest to make some corrections and get players healthy. That's good, because the schedule is about to get even tougher. Ole Miss (3-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) faces No...
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September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

The ORB Report – 8/31/2013

Getty Images Hotty Toddy Rebel Nation! So glad to be talking about college football. OLE MISS LOSES TWO STARTING PLAYERS AFTER VANDY GAME. Ole Miss will be missing some key starters for the rest of the 2013 football season and half of it. Right Guard, Aaron Morris will miss the rest of the 2013 football season due to a torn ACL. Denzel Nkemdiche will miss 4 to 6 weeks after a torn...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss loses Denzel Nkemdiche, Aaron Morris after Vandy game

The Ole Miss Rebels have lost starting middle linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche for 4-6 weeks and starting guard Aaron Morris for the year with a torn ACL.
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss down two starters

Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze says linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche is expected to be out for four to six weeks because of a torn meniscus in his knee. Freeze also confirmed that starting offensive lineman Aaron Morris will likely miss the rest of the season because of a torn ACL. Both injuries occurred during the Rebels' 39-35 victory over Vanderbilt on Thursday night. Nkemdiche...
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss vs Vanderbilt Preview

Stacy Revere / Getty Images It is almost here. The kickoff to the 2013 season. Fans have been hibernating in their dwellings for 233 days for this moment. The fans are starting to have resemblances of sasquatch. They are hunger for some football and can not tolerate the wait any longer.  We want football, and we want it now. To avoid riots in the streets of the South East, the...
Via Ole Rebel Blog
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Mississippi's better, now must handle expectations

Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze led a stunning turnaround during his first season, leading the Rebels to a 7-6 record one year after the Rebels won just two games. A suitable encore won't be easy. Freeze said the program is ''headed in the right the direction and a little bit ahead of schedule,'' but also warned against ''unrealistic expectations.'...
Via Fox Sports
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Two Is Greater Than One

We are just over 3 weeks away from witnessing the Rebels SEC Opener in Nashville, TN. So many things to look forward to, but the thought of Robert Nkemdiche teaming up with his older brother again, sends chills down the spine of every member of Rebel Nation. Tazmanian Denzel Denzel Nkemdiche is no stranger to […]
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August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Football 2013: 10 Things You Need To Know

High times are back again in Oxford.  After back-to-back underwhelming seasons, the Rebels came into 2012 with low expectations.  However, under first year head coach Hugh Freeze, Ole Miss overachieved and reached their first bowl in three seasons going 7-6.This year, armed with one of the nation's best recruiting classes, the hopes are sky-high (They were even ranked #3 in...
Via Football Nation
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Marshall Henderson photobombs Denzel Nkemdiche and a lady friend

Ole Miss star Marshall Henderson has mastered the art of not only the three-pointer, but also of the photobomb. Now Rebels linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche understands that.
Via Gamedayr
May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

The Johnny Football party doesn't stop

A week after living it up at the Super Bowl in New Orleans, Johnny Manziel decided to stick around the for the city's signature event. Mardi Gras. Pictures surfaced this weekend across social media of the Heisman Trophy winner enjoying his extended stay in the Crescent City. But Manziel was not alone, hanging out with a posse of "Who's who" of SEC standout football...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss
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