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Former Ole Miss Quarterback Archie Manning will be the 2016 recipient of the National Football Foundation’s Gold Medal to honor his achievements and contributions, the NFF announced Tuesday. The Gold Medal is the highest and most prestigious award given by the NFF. It honors “an outstanding American who has demonstrated integrity and honesty; achieved significant...

Ole Miss has brought in many highly-rated receivers in the past few seasons, and with that talent has come a new nickname: Wide Receiver U.   Ole Miss...

With the Cleveland Cavaliers now the 2016 NBA Champions, the focus for the NBA has shifted towards the NBA Draft today. The first two picks are pretty much locked-in to be LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram, but past that the draft is wide open and there are some intriguing trade options. The trade flurry started on Wednesday, as the Atlanta Hawks, Utah Jazz...

The United States’ men’s soccer team conceded four goals on Tuesday and was shut out against soccer powerhouse Argentina, the No. 1 team in the world, in the Copa America semifinals. From kickoff, the U.S. seemed timid and unwilling to take chances and create opportunities. They lined up in a safe formation with safe players utilizing a bunker-and-defend strategy....

Violence against women has become a hot-button topic in the NFL recently. While the NFL’s handling of the issue has been far from admirable — running...

The Major League Baseball Draft went about as well as it could have for the Ole Miss baseball team. Several players who were expected to be drafted went...

In four parts, The Daily Mississippian will break down the different position groups of the Ole Miss football team in anticipation of the 2016-17 season. In...

The Ole Miss Rebels had a red-letter day this Friday as the NCAA Track Championship came to a close. The Rebels had five male athletes competing in four different events earning valuable points for the team. The Rebel men ended up with nine total points, good enough for 26th place. Among the competitors on Friday were junior Robert Domanic, who placed sixth in the men’s...

Sophomore Raven Saunders put herself in the record books yesterday at the NCAA Championship meet. The defending NCAA shot put champion threw the 8.8 pound shot put an astounding 63 feet, far enough to claim the women’s collegiate record. To put that throw in perspective, a standard bowling lane is only 60 feet long. Her drive to succeed is evident upon recognition of...

The NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships are in full swing, and the No. 18 Ole Miss Rebels are off to a good start in the competition. The Rebels...