Tom Murphy has covered the Razorbacks for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2007. He has more than 25 years experience covering college athletics in Louisiana, Alabama and Arkansas.
New Arkansas coach isn't interested in a 3-year plan
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema understands why the Razorbacks are picked to finish near the bottom of the SEC in his first season after going 4-8 last season, but he believes a turnaround can be accomplished quicker than most anticipate.
History paints a bleak outlook, during the 21 years Arkansas has played in the SEC, for conference teams coming off four-victory seasons as the Razorbacks do heading into the fall under Coach Bret Bielema.
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