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Ole Miss to investigate Tunsil's comments on receiving cash

Laremy Tunsil said enough about Mississippi at the NFL draft for the university to launch an investigation into his time at the school. Now, the former Rebel offensive lineman only wants to talk about his new team, the Miami Dolphins.

That leaves Ole Miss in a difficult positon.

Tunsil said at the draft Thursday night in Chicago that he accepted money from a member of the football staff while playing at the school.

His comments prompted the university to issue a statement Friday saying it is "aware of the reports from the NFL Draft regarding Laremy Tunsil and potential NCAA violations during his time at Ole Miss" and "will aggressively investigate and...