There are three letters that, around this time of the season, start to dominate the conversations of both professional and amateur college football analysts alike: B-C-S. The first Bowl Championship Series rankings of 2008 were released on Sunday. For most Arkansas football fans, however, it was an announcement that went mostly unnoticed. And that’s understandable. When [...]
As a Razorback fan, you would have to be living under a rock to not hear or read about some of the national media debate going over the last 36 hours on the professional character of Bobby Petrino. In fact, if you didn’t know better, you might think some of the media actually believe he is [...]
I worked with a guy once who would routinely remind me often that, “there’s no such thing as coincidence.” I was never able to prove him wrong. There are two major ‘coincidences’ that led to Monday’s ‘resignation.’
Hogwired.com: Houston Nutt Steps Down as Razorback Football Coach Following 10 seasons, 75 victories and seven bowl games with an eighth bid coming later this week, Houston Nutt has stepped down as head football coach at the University of Arkansas, he announced at a press conference on Monday.
Hogwired.com: Houston Nutt Weekly Press Conference — LSU Game Nutt: â€œWe had some little preliminary discussions and we have some more coming this week. We’ll wait until that time to see what comes out of it. Again, right now, I’m excited. Chancellor (John A.) White and Coach (Frank) Broyles want me here. They want me [...]
po·lar·izing – 1. to divide into sharply opposing factions. And depending on your ‘faction,’ that headline could have two very different meanings.
One recent comment to our little blog had this to say: Hogblogger, I have to challange you to prove that what has happened with Frank is not something that was not going to happen anyway. I suppose somewhere along the way I must have said that Coach Broyles was going to be athletic director forever.
Hogwired.com: Chancellor White Affirms Support for Arkansas Head Football Coach Houston Nutt Rebuffing ongoing speculation and commentary today, University of Arkansas Chancellor John A.White affirmed his support of Razorback head football coach Houston Nutt. “I want to be abundantly clear - the University of Arkansas is committed to head football coach Houston Nutt’s leadership of the [...]
It was almost like a funeral on Chuck Barrett’s Sports Rap show on Monday night. You’d have thought someone had died. The somber story was told by Clay Henry about people who attended the Saturday Board of Trustees meeting announcing Coach Broyles’ retirement, leaving the meeting with tears rolling down their faces. It must have been [...]
In a move long overdue, head coach Houston Nutt sat down with Alex Abrams of The Morning News last week to answer questions about his football program. The interview (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4) was published in Sunday’s edition. Nutt, who called in to a Little Rock radio program nine days ago [...]