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New top Hog is Morris of SMU

Work in offense touted in hiring

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Photographs by Andy Shupe

Arkansas football coach Chad Morris steps off a plane Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Drake Field in Fayetteville.

The Razorbacks have turned to a coach with deep Texas roots who is known for his high-scoring offenses to turn around the football program.

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MaxCady says...

Channel 11 had the audacity to pre-empt "The Price is Right" for this??!! I guarantee that 5 years ago Bert Bulimia said the exact same words as this guy. Meet the new boss same as the old boss. I want get fooled again.

Posted 7 December 2017, 12:16 p.m. Suggest removal

Maumellehog59 says...

For a coaching change that started out looking like more of something related to Tennessee with everyone upset with Steinmetz and Peoples, I applaud the UA administration in getting this process on a good track and seeing it through to a successful ending. I never understood the Malzahn thing - wanted to believe it - just couldn’t. You don’t go from Auburn to Arkansas. I think we wasted some very valuable recruiting time on Gus but Chad is an excellent choice and as fast as he goes he can probably make up the time. Great hire!!!

Posted 8 December 2017, 8:54 a.m. Suggest removal

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