Razorback Headlines for August 15th

Arkansas' quarterback battle took an interesting turn Wednesday on the eve of full-squad practices. Matt Jones won't throw this morning. He'll play receiver.

"I want you to really listen closely on this one now," Arkansas coach Houston Nutt cautioned at Arkansas' Football Media day. "I don't want you to read into things." Jones will in fact split time between the positions...
Morning News
 
Not everyone who plays with fire gets burned. Take Arkansas' cornerback tandem of Ahmad Carroll and Lawrence Richardson. Both were rushed into duty last season by Razorbacks coaches but were seldom burned by...
Democrat-Gazette
 
On a far more eventual annual Razorback Football Media Day than usual, coach Houston Nutt cleared recently legally-troubled Kenny Hamlin and Cedric Cobbs to play the entire season and announced quarterback Matt...
NW Arkansas Times
 
If you haven't seen Mark Pierce since Arkansas' 10-3 loss to Oklahoma in the Cotton Bowl, chances are you won't recognize him. Pierce said he's been getting a lot of that lately. After gaining 30 pounds in the off-season...
Morning News
 
Arkansas All-SEC free safety Ken Hamlin and tailback Cedric Cobbs won't miss any games for disciplinary reasons after being found guilty on driving while intoxicated charges this summer, but Razorbacks Coach...
Democrat-Gazette

The question is going to sit there for a while without a true answer, but, oh, will it ever be debated. Is University of Arkansas head football coach Houston Nutt doing the right thing by not having legally-challenged...
NW Arkansas Times
 
Knowing full well that he was putting himself in critics' crosshairs, Arkansas coach Houston Nutt decided not to suspend Ken Hamlin for any games although the free safety just completed a jail sentence for his second DWI...
Morning News

During the spring, linebacker Shane Collins said he might be able to come back from reconstructive knee surgery and play by midseason. That timeline still holds, Collins said Wednesday. Collins, who was projected...
Democrat-Gazette

When asked what the strength would be of the Arkansas Razorbacks ' defense, Dave Wommack, the Hogs' defensive coordinator, did not mention specific players or even positions. Wommack said chemistry is...
NW Arkansas Times
 
Having labored the entire summer over how to handle the off-season legal troubles of safety Ken Hamlin and running back Cedric Cobbs, Arkansas coach Houston Nutt relied on his "gut feeling" when he absolutely had to...
Morning News
 
There was something dull, dingy and just flat-out dirty tainting the sparkling ambiance of red Razorbacks helmets and polished answers during Arkansas' Football Media Day on Wednesday. In the team meeting room...
Morning News


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