September 2, 2014

About Walking on Sunshine

Graduate of the University of Arkansas and self-proclaimed, unabashed "Sunshine Pumper" (a.k.a. SSP). Believes that Bobby Petrino will make the Hogs a Top 15 football program once again. And much like former Chancellor John "Golden Handcuffs" White, Sunshine prefers to answer the question he wished you had asked, instead of the one you actually asked.

Balance Doesn’t Tip the Scale

AUBURN, AL - AUGUST 30: Quarterback Brandon Allen #10 of the Arkansas Razorbacks throws a pass for a touchdown during the game against the Auburn Tigers at Jordan Hare Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Auburn, Alabama. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

The Hogs were balanced offensively Saturday. Balance is great, but it doesn’t tip the scale in your favor. What’s missing is a credible threat in the passing game.

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly — Auburn

TQ Coleman (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Some random thoughts after the Razorbacks’ season-opening loss on the road at Auburn.

Hold All Tickets: Throw Down with Arkansas Fight

Sports Betting 50-yard line

To add a little spice to our weekly picks this year, we have entered into a little season-long handicapping competition with our good friends over at Arkansas Fight.

Auburn Preview: The Game Within the Game

Nick Marshall (Photo By Wesley Hitt, Getty Images)

After the longest off-season in the history of man, the Razorbacks are ready to roll as they visit Gus Malzahn and the #5 ranked Auburn Tigers.

Tilted Nose Perfect for Hogs, Johnson

Taiwan Johnson (Photo by Michael Woods)

The news we heard last week that sophomore Taiwan Johnson had moved up to first team nose tackle didn’t make complete sense until we saw the Hogs scrimmage on Saturday.

Dress Rehearsal — Razorback Scrimmage Notes — August 16

Bret Bielema (Photo by Michael Woods)

A few notes after watching Saturday’s 107-play scrimmage in Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

Doors Open for Jefferson, Tretola

Brey Cook/Luke Charpentier (Photo By Jason Ivester)

With the Hogs kicking off fall camp in roughly a week, two position battles in the offensive line – center and left guard – will be dominating much of the discussion.

Helping Hands: Ranking the 2014 SEC Wide Receivers

Amari Cooper (Photo By John David Mercer, USA Today Sports)

The SEC is reloading a bit at this spot, as a ton of quality receivers were lost to the NFL after last season.

Punishing Production: Ranking the 2014 SEC Running Backs

T.J. Yeldon (Photo By Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

It has been a few years since the SEC was this loaded at the running back position.

New Blood: Ranking the 2014 SEC Quarterbacks

Nick Marshall (Photo by Nelson Chenault/USA Today)

While the Hogs have their starter back in Brandon Allen, the SEC was hit hard by graduation at the position. Eight of the fourteen teams will be going with a new signal caller for 2014.