NFL Rebel Updates: Seven Former Ole Miss Players in the Playoffs

Laquon Treadwell and the Minnesota Vikings have a first round bye.Photo by John Bowen regularly updates Rebel fans on the exploits of former players who lace up their cleats on Sundays in the NFL. Ole Miss has a big presence in the league again this year. There are currently 23 former Rebels on NFL rosters, including two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning, last year’s first-round draft picks Robert Nkemdiche, Laquon Treadwell and Laremy Tunsil, and 2017 first-round draft pick Evan Engram. Seven of the 23 NFL Rebels are members of teams that will appear in the 2017-18 playoffs.

#38 Brandon Bolden | RB | New England Patriots 

AFC First Round Bye.

#36 | Trae Elston | DB | Buffalo Bills

AFC Wild Card at Jacksonville.

#31 Mike Hilton | CB | Pittsburgh Steelers

AFC First Round Bye.  

#65 Lavon Hooks | DE | Pittsburgh Steelers

AFC First Round Bye.  

#78 Jeremy Parnell | OT | Jacksonville Jaguars

AFC Wild Card vs. Buffalo Bills at home.

#53 Carlos Thompson | LB | Los Angeles Rams

NFC Wild Card vs. Atlanta Falcons at home.

#11 Laquon Treadwell | WR | Minnesota Vikings

NFC First Round Bye.

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