Matt Jones is the editor of the Hawgs Sports Network. He is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and voter for the Heisman Trophy. He has a bachelor's and master's degree in journalism from the University of Arkansas.
Jones: In keeping Pittman, Razorbacks go against SEC tendency
Arkansas coach Sam Pittman is shown during a game against Florida International on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2023, in Fayetteville.
That Sam Pittman is the head football coach at Arkansas is a byproduct of outside-the-box thinking.
Pittman lacked the prerequisites of almost every other SEC hire — relevant head coaching experience or coordinator duties.
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