The Slow Fade of Fall

A hot Arkansas August left us long ago for a wet November.  Burnt grass and shriveled streams turned to windy nights and flooding fields. For most, August was a time to stay indoors and away from it all.  For others, the first few weeks of August marked the start of something more communal: football.  Revered […]

Long Elevates the University with Difficult Decision

Eric Adelson, of Yahoo Sports, does an excellent job praising Jeff Long and the University of Arkansas for making the difficult decision to fire Bobby Petrino.  He rightly points out that Long showed conviction where most AD’s have shown weakness in dealing with powerful football coaches.  As Adelson points out, “Long said no to his […]