Jeff Scott

Jeff  Scott


Miami, Fla.

High School:
Archbishop Carroll

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 162




Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Prepare For 2014 Season


Three More Rebels Joining NFL Teams

Pierce Burton, Emmanuel McCray, Jeff Scott Signing Deals


NFL Scouts Flock To Oxford For Ole Miss Pro Day

Current, Former Rebels Perform In Front Of League Reps


Five Rebels Make All-Star Game Rosters

Campbell, Marry, Sawyer, Scott, Swindall Pursue Pro Football Dreams


Ole Miss vs. LSU Postgame Quotes


Scott, Rebels Roll Over Texas 44-23

Senior running back Jeff Scott ran for a career-high 164 yards and had a 73-yard punt return for a touchdown here Saturday night as Ole Miss scored 30 unanswered points to run past Texas 44-23 in front of the third largest crowd at DKR Stadium (101, 474). With the win, the Rebels improved to 3-0 for the first time since 1989.


Ole Miss vs. Alabama - AP Photo Gallery

Ole Miss vs. Alabama - AP Photo Gallery

Selected to play in the 2014 College All-Star Bowl ... CAREER: Finished his career ranked 4th in school history with 3,668 all-purpose yards, 6th with 2,297 rushing yards, 9th with 17 rushing TDs and T-10th with 20 total TDs ... 2013: Phil Steele Midseason All-SEC second team punt returner ... Paul Hornung Award Watch List (nation's most versatile player) ... Played in eight games with six starts at running back ... Missed the LSU, Idaho, Arkansas and Mississippi State games due to a thigh bruise and lower back problem ... Missed the bowl game due to personal reasons ... 3rd on the team with 497 rushing yards on 67 carries with two TDs ... Also caught 16 passes for 107 yards, returned seven punts for 89 yards and a TD and one kick for 13 yards ... Earned fourth letter ... at Vanderbilt (8/29/13): Tied a career high with 138 rushing yards on just 12 carries, including a 75-yard touchdown run to win the game with 1:07 left ... Had 174 all-purpose yards (138 run, 25 rec, 11 PR) ... Honorable mention CFPA Running Back Performer of the Week ... vs. Southeast Missouri (9/7/13): Ran four times for 28 yards, caught one pass for five yards and returned a punt for five yards, in start ... at Texas (9/14/13): Set career highs with 164 rushing yards and 243 all-purpose yards (T-10th in school history) in start, rushing for one TD and returning a career-long 73-yard punt return for another TD ... Tabbed SEC Special Teams Player of the Week, CFPA National PR of the Week and to the Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13): Had eight rushes for 28 yards, three catches for 12 yards and a punt return for 4 yards in start ... at Auburn (10/5/13): Had six rushes for 66 yards, four catches for 28 yards and one punt return for 5 yards in start ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Rushed four times for 10 yards in start before leaving the game with a thigh bruise ... vs. Troy (11/16/13): Returned from his injuries to rush for 54 yards on 11 carries, catch two passes for 25 yards and return one kickoff for 13 yards ... vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Rushed three times for 5 yards and caught a 6-yard pass ... Named preseason All-SEC third team by the league media, Lindy's and College Sports Madness and fourth team by Phil Steele and Athlon ... Lindy's ranked him as the No. 25 RB in the nation ... 2012: Led the team with 846 rushing yards on 197 attempts ... Tallied six rushing touchdowns and had 23 catches for 177 yards and a TD, two punt returns for 22 yards and three kick returns for 37 yards ... Finished the season 11th in the SEC with 70.5 rushing ypg ... In league games, ranked 11th with 92.2 all-purpose ypg ... Played in 12 games with nine starts at RB ... Earned third letter ... vs. UTEP (9/8): Recorded his fourth career 100-yard rushing game with a team-high 111 yards on 12 carries, adding one catch for 2 yards ... vs. #12 Texas (9/15): Rushed for 95 yards on just eight carries, including a 48-yard TD run ... Also ran back three kicks for 37 yards ... at Tulane (9/22): Ran 11 times for 62 yards and a pair of TDs (from 13 and 4 yards) and caught a pass for 4 yards, in start ... at #1 Alabama (9/29): Ran 19 times for 49 yards and a TD, while catching two passes for 9 yards, in start ... vs. Texas A&M (10/6): Ran the ball 21 times for 108 yards and a touchdown in start ... vs. Auburn (10/13): Piled up 207 all-purpose yards (137 rushing, career-high 70 receiving) ... First career TD reception with a career-long 55-yarder in which he ran to pay dirt after rolling over a defensive player ... at Arkansas (10/27): Ran for 50 yards on 21 carries with a TD and caught a career-best five passes for another 46 yards, in start ... at #6 Georgia (11/3): Rushed for 21 yards on 13 carries, caught three passes for 24 yards ... vs. Vanderbilt (11/10): Rushed 24 times for 47 yards and caught three passes for 13 yards ... at #7 LSU (11/17): Rushed 12 times for 39 yards and caught one pass for seven yards ... vs. #24 Mississippi State (11/24): Rushed for 111 yards on a career-high 28 carries, caught a pass for no yards and returned a punt for nine yards in start ... BBVA Compass Bowl vs. Pitt (1/5): Started at RB and rushed six times for 18 yards and had three catches for 2 yards and a punt return for 13 yards before injuring his hamstring ... Missed the season opener while recovering from an injury ... Named preseason All-SEC first team by USA Today ... On the preseason watch list for the Paul Hornung Award, given annually to the most versatile player in the nation ... On the preseason watch list for top punt returner (College Football Performance Awards) ... 2011: Played in 10 games with nine starts ... Tied for 10th in the SEC with seven touchdowns (six rushing, one punt return) ... Finished eighth in the league at 101.4 all-purpose ypg ... Would have led the SEC and ranked second in the NCAA in punt returns (17.2 ypr) if met minimum number of returns ... Helped Ole Miss rank third nationally in punt return average (15.6 ypr) as a team ... Led Ole Miss with 529 rushing yards on 116 carries and ranked fourth on the team with 15 receptions (for 99 yards) ... Had two 100-yard rushing games and two 200 all-purpose yard games in 2011 ... Named midseason All-SEC third team by Phil Steele ... Earned second letter ... vs. BYU (9/3): Rushed five times for 17 yards, caught two passes for 25 yards and ran back one punt for 44 yards and two kickoffs for 27 yards ... vs. Southern Illinois (9/10): Scored four touchdowns, including a career-high three rushing TDs in start ... Totaled 210 all-purpose yards with 118 yards rushing on 16 carries, 63 punt return yards on two returns and 29 kick return yards on two returns ... Scored on rushes of 37, 4 and 7 yards and a 67-yard punt return ... First Rebel with three rushing TDs since Dexter McCluster (2009), first Rebel with three TDs in one quarter since Randy Baldwin (1990) and first Rebel with at least two rushing TDs and a punt return TD in the same game since Deuce McAllister (2000) ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Rushed 15 times for a team-high 43 yards and caught a team-high four passes for one yard ... Also returned a punt for 13 yards and three kickoffs for 61 yards ... vs. Georgia (9/24): Rushed eight times for a team-high 34 yards, caught two passes for 10 yards, returned two punts for 18 yards and one kick for 14 yards ... at Fresno State (10/1): Rushed 24 times for a career-high 138 yards and two touchdowns, caught one pass for 24 yards, and returned two kickoffs for 44 yards ... Finished with 205 all-purpose yards ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Carried the ball seven times for 11 yards and one touchdown, while catching three passes for three yards ... Also returned two kickoffs for 48 yards ... vs. Arkansas (10/22): Rushed 12 times for 33 yards ... Also returned one punt for no gain and one kickoff for six yards ... at Auburn (10/29): Carried the ball 14 times for 78 yards, while catching two passes for 26 yards ... at Kentucky (11/5): Rushed seven times for 31 yards ... vs. Louisiana Tech (11/12): Carried the ball seven times for 26 yards, caught one pass for 10 yards, returned one kickoff for 19 yards, and returned one punt for no gain ... Spring 2011: Returned four kickoffs for 86 yards in the Grove Bowl ... Ran a 4.3 40-time in the spring, tying with Vincent Moss for fastest on the team ... 2010: Played in 10 games, with six starts ... Ranked third in the SEC and 20th in the nation in kickoff returns in just four games fielding kicks (27.7 ypr) ... Finished third on the team in all-purpose yards (87.0 ypg) and third in rushing (42.9 ypg) with three rushing TDs ... Also collected five passes for 25 yards ... Earned first letter ... vs. Jacksonville State (9/4): Rushed three times for 19 yards and returned two kickoffs for 68 yards in first career action ... vs. Fresno State (9/25): Ran for 74 yards on 11 carries and notched first career TD (on a 55-yard sprint) in his first career start ... vs. Kentucky (10/2): Rushed eight times for 26 yards in start ... at Alabama (10/16): Had five carries for 39 yards ... at Arkansas (10/23): Rushed 11 times for 62 yards, including a long run of 45 yards ... vs. Auburn (10/30): Rushed nine times for a career-high 134 yards, including a record-long 83-yard TD run for an Ole Miss freshman ... Posted his first 100-yard rushing game ... Averaged 14.9 yards per carry ... vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (11/6): Rushed two times for one yard ... at Tennessee (11/13): Rushed five times for 31 yards ... Also returned two kicks for 39 yards with a long of 23 ... at LSU (11/20): Rushed for 31 yards on six carries ... Returned seven kicks for 188 yards, which is the second-highest mark in school history ... Tallied 214 all-purpose yards ... Caught his first pass for a five-yard loss ... vs. Mississippi State (11/27): Rushed six times for 12 yards and a TD ... Also caught career-best four passes for 30 yards and returned four kickoffs for 121 yards ... HIGH SCHOOL: Named to the PrepStar preseason All-Region team ... Earned first team All-Dade honors from the Miami Herald as a junior and second team All-State honors from the Florida Sports Writers Association ... Rated as the No. 53 RB in the nation by Scout.com ... Ranked the No. 88 athlete in the country by ESPN.com ... Rushed for 554 yards and 10 TD's in only five games as a senior ... Ran for 1,393 yards and 23 TD's as a junior ... Coached in high school by Jorge Zagales ... PERSONAL: Son of Jeff Scott ... Born: Jan. 26, 1991 ... General studies major.


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