Not much will be expected from the Rebels next season, and Nutt has traditionally been at his best in that underdog role. That said, look for Ole Miss to bounce back next season with its third bowl appearance in four seasons under Nutt.
Nix isn't going to have two bad defenses in a row. And on offense, the running game should be even more explosive in 2011.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Low Likes 2011 Rebels
Despite the tough 2010 campaign, there is optimism around Oxford for a bounceback season for the Rebels next year. Names like Brandon Bolden and D.T. Shackelford headline a list of talented returnees, which includes 42 underclassmen (18 freshmen) that gained valuable experience this season. ESPN.com's Chris Low also likes Ole Miss in 2011, saying on his SEC blog today: