Best of Arkansas Sports

Delivering the most interesting Arkansas sports news, commentary & analysis

Nick Starkel Says UA Coaches Made Him Feel Like a Trashed “Old Toy”

Before starring at SJSU, the former Hogs quarterback endured a lot at Arkansas. He shares how Chad Morris and Joe Craddock hurt him.

Read more
As New Coach, Ty Storey Follows Three Ex Hog Quarterbacks In North Arkansas
-Tommy Foltz and Evin Demirel UPDATED Ty Storey — the Arkansas native-turned-WKU Hilltopper who put the nail in the coffin of Chad Morris’ two seasons in Fayetteville —  is coming back to northwest Arkansas. Grimsley Junior High, a new school opening in Centerton, announced on Tuesday night that Storey... Read more
Clint Stoerner: Hog Coaches “Dropped the Ball” on QB Situation
Clint Stoerner is most famous as the former Hogs quarterback who broke passing records while breaking hearts. In 1998, as a junior, he had an 8-0 Arkansas team on the brink of knocking off No. 1 Tennessee on the road, only to fumble the ball with 1:43 left after... 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
Why Nick Starkel Wants You To Know: “Mama Ain’t Raise No B*tch.”
Funny, how the timing works here. One week after quarterback Nick Starkel decided to destroy his beloved T-shirt of heartthrob idol Justin Bieber, he delivered his most macho play as a Razorback to date. In the middle of the second quarter against Texas A&M, Starkel got jumpy and threw... Read more
Fans Give Hogs Standing Ovation After Best Loss of Chad Morris Era
There have been some really good losses in the Chad Morris era. From last year, fans remember the near-heartwarming 33-37 loss to Ole Miss in Little Rock (which the Hogs likely would have won without an injury to Rakeem Boyd) and the Razorbacks’ 17-24 almost-upset of the No. 6... Read more
Why Clint Stoerner Calls Those Who Want Chad Morris Fired “Losers”
When it comes to SEC era Razorback football, nobody is more intimate with the highs and lows than Clint Stoerner. The former Razorback quarterback experienced the highs of Houston Nutt’s first season, when Arkansas was just minutes away from beating No. 1 Tennessee on the road and on the... Read more
Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Colorado State Rams – Preview and Predictions
The NCAA football 2019 season is off to a great start, with big-time intraconference games involving SEC squads such as LSU-Texas, Auburn-Arizona and Texas A&M-Clemson in the books. Arkansas doesn’t play an intraconference game with national implications this weekend, but its showdown with Colorado State is still hugely important... Read more