Rebs and Rashad Fields part ways?
"I spoke with Coach Freeze Wednesday night," added Rashad Fields. "He told me that I when I went down to their camp this summer, I left early because I had an injury. Well, he told me that they have a new defensive coordinator, and he was disappointed that I left early. He said basically, I have to perform my senior year to keep my scholarship. He said that I need to keep sending them some tape, look around at some other schools, and they will make a decision later on."
How does Fields feel about this?
"I am not going to lie, it hurt a little bit. It was shocking to me, but I guess I have to perform this year to show them they did not make a mistake. But it kind of opened my eyes that maybe I need to look at some more schools and have them look at me. My heart has always been to play for Ole Miss, but like when you go through a breakup with your girlfriend, some times you have to move on and go find a prettier one (laugh)."
Who would Rashad like to start looking his way?
"Missouri. I have a few friends who play over there. I went down to Ole Miss when they played Missouri too, and it looks like they have turned things around over there. I am probably going to get my coach to get in contact with them to let them know that I am back on the market. Hopefully I will hear something from them pretty soon."
Rashad opened the season with a 104 rushing yards, 1 TD, 10 tackles and 1 interception. The second game Fields had a TD run and collected 7 tackles. And Friday, he made every tackle in the first quarter before leaving with turned ankle. He fished the game with 12 tackles and 1 fumble recovery.
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