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Hogs Now Rival Red Wolves For “Worst Fake Punt Ever” Title
It’s never a good sign when the most memorable moments of a head coach’s career are instances of sheer special teams ineptitude. Nobody will ever forget North Texas’ fake fair catch that resulted in a 90-yard punt return TD and got the Mean Green rolling to an eventual 44-17... Read more
The Best Memes: Razorback Fans Roasting Themselves This Season
Arkansas was destroyed by Auburn on Saturday, losing 51-10 at home. Going into the game, hardly anybody thought the Hogs would win. But some insiders felt like they would cover with the spread at 19.5, which was seen even on the Asian betting sites, as presented on BettingTop10. It was just really,... Read more
How Hunter Yurachek Defines “Success” For 2019 Hogs
Recently, in Razorback Land, it seems like the walls are crumbling. First, the Kentucky loss, followed by the loss of the Hogs’ highest ranked commit — Ty’Kieast Crawford. Then, linebacker D’Vone McClure and former four-star cornerback Devin Bush announced they would transfer from the program. “That was his decision.... Read more
Nick Starkel’s Horrid Performance Reignites QB Controversy
A week ago, SEC football analyst Clint Stoerner said there’s “no doubt” that Ben Hicks should be the Hogs’ starting quarterback. After the Hog quarterbacks’ showings on Saturday night, that looks like it will be the case very soon. Nick Starkel completed just seven of 19 pass attempts for... Read more
Hogs Lose Highest Rated Commit After Yet Another Second-Half Collapse
The wheels aren’t yet all the way off the Chad Morris hype train, but they’re wobbling like never before. On Saturday night, Arkansas football program received two huge blows. First, the Hogs lost 20-24 at Kentucky, a game in which they were once up 13-0. But the Wildcats outscored... Read more
State Of The Hogs #36 (Arkansas-Kentucky)
-by Ben Larsen Twenty quarters of football are in the books for the 2019 Arkansas Razorbacks. Their record stands at 2-3 with victories over Portland State and Colorado State. Before the year, many fans would have scoffed at the idea of a San Jose State loss, paired with two... Read more
How KJ Jefferson Can Become Arkansas’ Next Star Dual-Threat QB
True freshman KJ Jefferson is, by all accounts, the most physically gifted quarterback at the University of Arkansas. Based on high school accomplishments and reports from Hog coaches these last few months, the 6’3″, 228-pound dual-threat dynamo projects to be the Hogs’ best run-pass threat at the quarterback position... Read more
What Treylon Burks Does That NFL Scouts Have Never Seen
In most categories, this year’s Arkansas football team is tracking ahead of last year’s squad through five games. This is especially obvious in the passing game, where the 2019 Razorbacks are outpacing the 2018 Hogs in at least three major categories: A big reason for this uptick is a... Read more