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Anxious For A Game

TB Jaylen Walton

In sports, there's a bad form of anxiety - pressure that affects performance adversely - and a good form of anxiety - a team anxious to get the season underway. That's where the Rebels, and this first-year staff, are right now - ready to get rolling. Read about it inside.

Ole Miss Coach Hugh Freeze has no trouble admitting he's anxious for the season - which opens a week from tomorrow in Oxford against Central Arkansas - to get started. "It's time to play a game. It is anxiety time for me, I know. I am wound tight and I have to be careful not to overdo it in practice," he smiled. "It's time to start feeling different and have more sense of urgency. It should feel... Recommended Stories