Tom Murphy is a reporter for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A graduate of Louisiana Tech University, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America, and voter for the Heisman Trophy and AP Top 25 football poll.
Bielema jumps at chance to turn around Arkansas
NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --12/05/2012-- Bret Bielema, the new University of Arkansas head football coach is introduced by athletics director Jeff Long during a press conference Wednesday afternoon.
Bret Bielema sent Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long a letter this fall commending him on his handling of the Bobby Petrino affair, but the letter might have served as a de facto notice of his interest in the head coaching position.
Sports, Pages 17 on 12/06/2012
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