March 23, 2017

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly — Mississippi State

Rawleigh Williams (Justin Ford/USA Today)

Some random thoughts after the Razorbacks interesting and enjoyable destruction of Mississippi State on Saturday in Starkville.

There is Work To Do: A Mid-Year Review

Bret Bielema Pre-Game

Grab some coffee, put on some yacht rock, and find your most comfortable chair. Welcome to the mid-season review.

Believe In Bielema

Bret Bielema (Photo By Marvin Gentry USA Today Sports)

Bret Bielema knows who he is. Not only that, he knows what his football program is: a slow bake.

SlobberHog’s Pen: Three Big Questions — Part 3

Arkansas linemen Dan Skipper (70), Frank Ragnow (72) and Mitch Smothers (65) line up during a game against Texas A&M on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jason Ivester)

Perhaps the biggest question this offseason is one we never thought we would ask under Bret Bielema: How do the Hogs replace three great offensive linemen?

SlobberHog’s Pen: Three Big Questions — Part 2

Arkansas running back Kody Walker (24) carries the ball against Kansas State in the first half of the Liberty Bowl NCAA college football game Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

This time last year we were anxiously awaiting the return of not just one but two 1,000 yard running backs. My how the tables have turned.

SlobberHog’s Pen: Three Big Questions — Part 1

Arkansas quarterback Austin Allen throws a pass during the Razorbacks' spring NCAA college football game Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Fayetteville, Ark. (AP Photo/Gareth Patterson)

Even after winning 6 of the last 7, a five win SEC record, and a second bowl victory, the question marks this fall for Bret Bielema are numerous.

SlobberHog’s Pen: Expectations

Bret Bielema 1

Prior to the season, given Arkansas’ schedule, many fans would have been giddy to be .500 in conference. Yet, the Arkansas football fan base still seems to feel jilted for the most part.