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2003 Ole Miss Rebels football team

The 2003 Ole Miss Rebels football team represented the University of Mississippi during the 2003 NCAA Division I-A football season. Coached by David Cutcliffe, the Rebels played their home games at Vaught–Hemingway Stadium.

2003 Ole Miss Rebels football
Ole Miss Rebels logo.svg
SEC Western Division co-champion
Cotton Bowl Classic champion
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
DivisionWestern
Ranking
CoachesNo. 14
APNo. 13
2003 record10–3 (7–1 SEC)
Head coachDavid Cutcliffe
Offensive coordinatorJohn Latina
Defensive coordinatorChuck Driesbach
CaptainCharlie Anderson
Chris Collins
Eli Manning
Jesse Mitchell
Home stadiumVaught–Hemingway Stadium
(Capacity: 60,580)
Seasons
← 2002
2004 →
2003 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Eastern Division
No. 7 Georgia xy   6 2         11 3  
No. 15 Tennessee x   6 2         10 3  
No. 24 Florida x   6 2         8 5  
South Carolina   2 6         5 7  
Vanderbilt   1 7         2 10  
Kentucky   1 7         4 8  
Western Division
No. 2 LSU xy$#   7 1         13 1  
No. 13 Ole Miss x   7 1         10 3  
Auburn   5 3         8 5  
Arkansas   4 4         9 4  
Alabama   2 6         4 9  
Mississippi State   1 7         2 10  
Championship: LSU 34, Georgia 13
    1. – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

SeasonEdit

In the Egg Bowl, Ole Miss beat Mississippi State by a score of 31–0. Ole Miss held the lead in the series with 57 wins, 37 losses and 6 ties.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 3011:30 AMat VanderbiltJPSW 24–2129,411
September 611:00 AMat Memphis*ESPN2L 34–4451,914
September 136:00 PMLouisiana–Monroe*W 59–1450,654
September 276:00 PMTexas Tech*
  • Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
  • Oxford, MS
L 45–4954,649
October 411:30 AMat No. 24 FloridaJPSW 20–1790,101
October 111:00 PMArkansas State* 
  • Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
  • Oxford, MS
W 55–051,286
October 1811:30 AMAlabama
  • Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
  • Oxford, MS
JPSW 43–2860,825
October 256:15 PMNo. 21 Arkansas
  • Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
  • Oxford, MS (rivalry)
ESPN2W 19–758,717
November 111:30 AMSouth CarolinaNo. 20
  • Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
  • Oxford, MS
JPSW 43–4056,878
November 82:30 PMat AuburnNo. 20CBSW 24–2086,063
November 222:30 PMNo. 3 LSUNo. 15
  • Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
  • Oxford, MS (rivalry)
CBSL 14–1762,552
November 276:30 PMat Mississippi StateNo. 17ESPNW 31–053,582
January 210:00 AMvs. No. 21 Oklahoma State*No. 16FOXW 31–2873,928

RosterEdit

Team players in the NFLEdit

Player Round Pick Position Club
Eli Manning 1 1 Quarterback New York Giants
Stacy Andrews 4 123 Tackle Cincinnati Bengals
Von Hutchins 6 173 Defensive back Indianapolis Colts
Charlie Anderson 6 200 End Houston Texans

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Awards and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Syracuse University - 2004". Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2008-12-24.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-12-18. Retrieved 2008-12-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ http://www.lougrozaaward.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=pages.previouswinners&x=4880764