1. Bret Bielema Getting Arkansas Back on Track in His Own Way

    HOOVER, Ala. — He sees the upward swing, feels the momentum changing and knows that the University of Arkansas football program is on the rise. But Bret Bielema is still quick to put things into perspective...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 1 month ago 3,628 reads 6 comments

  2. Is Arkansas a Legit Contender for 2015 SEC Title?

    What if I told you that a team with two SEC wins in two years, an offense that is one-dimensional and a defense that lost its three best players is a contender in the toughest division ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 months ago 16,361 reads 50 comments

  3. Why Arkansas' Offense Could Be the SEC's Surprise of 2015

    When you think of Arkansas' offense, the words "conservative," "punishing" and "vanilla" probably come to mind. Explosive, on the other hand, is probably one of the last that pops into your head...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 10,318 reads 51 comments

  4. Paranoia, Fraud and the Recruiting Implications of Full Cost of Attendance

    DESTIN , Fla. — Be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it. Five years ago the idea of full cost of attendance stipends for student-athletes seemed like a great idea...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 9,824 reads 23 comments

  5. What Arkansas Must Do in the Spring Game to Prove It's a Contender

    The last cycle of spring games in the SEC is perhaps the most interesting, with Arkansas and Tennessee—two programs on the rise—hitting the field on Saturday...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 3,213 reads 6 comments

  6. Underrated SEC Players to Watch in 2015 Spring Games

    By now, you know about the stars in the SEC. Georgia running back Nick Chubb , LSU running back Leonard Fournette , Alabama running back Derrick Henry and Auburn wide receiver ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 months ago 11,914 reads 15 comments

  7. Bret Bielema's Only Hurting Himself with Crusade Against Hurry-Up Offenses

    I'll get this out of the way right out of the gate: I like Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema . A lot. He's always willing to chat when asked, will always drop in a casual one-liner ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 18,679 reads 103 comments

  8. Arkansas Football: Complete 2015 Spring Practice Primer

    One hot month, and suddenly Arkansas isn't the punchline to a depressing SEC West joke anymore. After shutting out LSU and Ole Miss in November and holding Texas to a shanked ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 8,172 reads 12 comments

  9. He Won't Get the Hype, but Jonathan Williams Might Be the SEC's Best RB

    With running backs like Georgia's Nick Chubb, LSU's Leonard Fournette, Tennessee's Jalen Hurd, Arkansas' Alex Collins and Alabama's Derrick Henry in the conference, it's safe to say that the SEC will be a running back-driven conference in 2015...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 6 months ago 12,338 reads 62 comments

  10. 7 SEC Players Who Are Under the Most Pressure Entering Offseason Workouts

    National championships aren't won or lost in the fall. They're won or lost in the offseason. For many players who are getting ready for spring practice around the SEC, the next ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 7 months ago 20,711 reads 33 comments

  11. Arkansas Football: Did Bret Bielema Really Deserve a Contract Extension?

    In two seasons as a head coach in the SEC, one head coach has posted a 10-15 overall record and a 2-14 record within the conference and has finished last in his division in both seasons...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 7 months ago 18,375 reads 120 comments

  12. Brandon Allen Is the Perfect QB to Deal with Lofty Arkansas Expectations

    Three years ago, Arkansas was the toast of the SEC. Former head coach Bobby Petrino was the toast of the SEC, the program had established itself as a contender in the SEC West and ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 7 months ago 26,383 reads 124 comments

  13. New Arkansas OC Dan Enos Will Provide Much-Needed Spark to Hogs Offense

    Arkansas had been without an offensive coordinator ever since Jim Chaney decided to take the same position on Pitt's staff, and his replacement came out of left field. Actually, it wasn't even left field...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 7 months ago 11,406 reads 28 comments

  14. Perception, Reality and the Role of College Football Recruiting Hostesses

    For college football recruiting hostesses, the difference between perception and reality is nearly as big as the difference between a 5-star blue-chip prospect and an uninvited walk-on...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 7 months ago 40,721 reads 26 comments

  15. SEC Extra Points with Barrett Sallee: Alabama Built to Withstand Coaching Losses

    Coaching Carousel Spinning Some More? Alabama is the latest program to get hit with changes in its staff, as outside linebackers coach Kevin Steele took a step up to become LSU's ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 7 months ago 17,034 reads 62 comments

  16. Bowl Win Caps Turnaround Season, but Arkansas Still Can't Hang with SEC's Elite

    Enjoy this one, Arkansas fans. In fact, treat the dominant Texas Bowl victory for what it is, the crowning achievement of a season that shows Bret Bielema was the right choice to turn around the Razorbacks program...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 28,184 reads 195 comments

  17. The Key to Arkansas Becoming Real SEC Contenders in 2015

    Arkansas closed strong during the final month of the season, shutting out LSU and Ole Miss in Fayetteville to earn second-year head coach Bret Bielema his first two conference ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 8 months ago 13,178 reads 55 comments

  18. Nebraska's Play for Bret Bielema Indicates Cornhuskers Don't Get It

    The coaching silly season is a glorious time of year that includes tracking of private airplanes, all-night stakeouts in front of million-dollar homes decked out with enough holiday ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 25,123 reads 98 comments

  19. Arkansas Sends Message to SEC with Back-to-Back Shutout Wins

    Do you hear that? That's not the sound of Arkansas walking through the door. That's the sound of a door being kicked down, chipped and turned into mulch...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 9 months ago 31,707 reads 275 comments

  20. LSU Football: Tigers' Woeful Performance vs. Arkansas the Worst in Les Miles Era

    FAYETTEVILLE , Ark .— It's finally over. Arkansas' slow and steady beatdown of LSU was Chinese water torture for Tiger fans. The 17-0 scoreline is cringeworthy , as the Tigers were outplayed in every facet of the game...

    Carter Bryant Written by Carter Bryant about 10 months ago 3,392 reads 15 comments

  21. Saturday Is Perfect Chance for Arkansas and Bret Bielema to Get First SEC Win

    "The waiting is the hardest part." They didn't know it at the time, but Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' classic 1981 song could be specifically used to describe the Arkansas football program...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 13,272 reads 44 comments

  22. LSU Tigers vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Complete Game Preview

    LSU fans are still hurting. Head coach Les Miles had Alabama's Nick Saban against the ropes with a 13-10 lead late in the fourth quarter...

    Carter Bryant Written by Carter Bryant about 10 months ago 9,217 reads 31 comments

  23. Can Arkansas Ruin Mississippi State's Undefeated Season?

    Mississippi State cleared another hurdle last week in its first ever game with the No. 1 ranking, surviving a shootout with the Kentucky Wildcats in a game in which both teams went over 500 yards...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 10 months ago 10,239 reads 56 comments

  24. Arkansas Football: Will Razorbacks Win an SEC Game in 2014?

    A week ago, it appeared that Arkansas had turned a corner —or was about to—in the SEC West. The Razorbacks pushed No...

    Greg Wallace Written by Greg Wallace about 11 months ago 11,612 reads 75 comments

  25. 7 Bold Predictions for the Rest of the SEC Season

    The first half of the season is in the books, and in it, we've seen some wild games, new stars emerge and set the table for the season half of the season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 11 months ago 18,429 reads 19 comments