J.B. Hunt drivers haul Hogs' gear; truckers among first to arrive, last to leave away games

By: Dalton LaFerney
Published: Saturday, November 11, 2017
A semi-truck and trailer prepares to leave the Fred Smith Football Center Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, before heading out to Baton Rouge, La., ahead of the Razorbacks' game with LSU Saturday. Jerry Rico of Fayetteville and Rodney Collins of Pensacola, Fla., are employees of J.B. Hunt Transport and the work together to drive equipment necessary for the Razorbacks football team to and from games away from Fayetteville.
Photo by Andy Shupe
A semi-truck and trailer prepares to leave the Fred Smith Football Center Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, before heading out to Baton Rouge, La., ahead of the Razorbacks' game with LSU Saturday. Jerry Rico of Fayetteville and Rodney Collins of Pensacola, Fla., are employees of J.B. Hunt Transport and the work together to drive equipment necessary for the Razorbacks football team to and from games away from Fayetteville.

By the time Arkansas takes the field today against LSU, J.B. Hunt drivers Rodney Collins and Jerry Rico will have been in Baton Rouge for more than a day.

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Jerry Rico (right) of Fayetteville loads a stack of players' equipment with the help of Rodney Collins of Pensacola, Fla., Th... + Enlarge

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