Lost in the shuffle of all the explosive plays in Ole Miss' big win against Alabama, the play of the Rebel defense, and the line in particular, was spectacular in keeping Derek Henry in check for much of the game.
For his disruptive efforts, Nkemdiche was honored Monday as the SEC's Defensive Player of the Week:
If Nkemdiche can keep up his current level of play, expect Ole Miss to once again finish with the No. 1 scoring defense in the league for the second consecutive season.
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