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2016 Schedule
4-8, 7th in SEC - West
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8dMark Schlabach

Former longtime SEC commish Slive dies at 77

Former SEC commissioner Mike Slive, who led the league to unprecedented success both on and off the field and managed its growth from a regional conference to national giant during his 13-year tenure, died Wednesday at age 77.

Morris opens up the Arkansas playbook (4:34)
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Checking in on first-year head coaches

Now that they have made it through their first spring practice season, here's what we know and don't know about programs breaking in new head coaches.

Ragnow, Wynn have promise in physical positions (3:09)
Morris excited about Hogs' progression (1:17)
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Everything to know about this weekend's spring games

Although several teams have already ended their spring-practice seasons, the festivities begin in earnest this weekend, with at least one team from four Power 5 leagues finishing with open scrimmages.

Arkansas pro day takeaways (1:12)
Morris wants Arkansas to 'hammer down' next season (2:41)

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Arkansas gets a big post-signing day pickup in the form of junior college defensive end Dorian Gerald. The No. 4 overall prospect in the ESPN JC 50 and the nation's top-ranked juco defensive end, Gerald was down to a final two of Arkansas and Texas A&M. New Razorbacks defensive coordinator John Chavis will certainly welcome Gerald's talents in the Hogs' front seven.

Signing class fulfills Arkansas' need for speed (4:55)

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

South Carolina linebacker Jaylen Moody is one player who benefited from not signing during the early signing period. Moody has seen offers come in since the end of December, and is now visiting Arkansas this weekend and Alabama before signing day in February. Moody, who is a part of the Carolina Xposure group, says that these next two visits will help shape his final decision.

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121dTom VanHaaren

Most improved players from 2016 recruiting class

Adjusting to college can be difficult, but here are a handful of players whose performances grew by leaps and bounds in their second year on campus.

Arkansas introduces new coordinators (3:32)
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150dESPN Recruiting

Midterm football recruiting class grades

The first early signing period is in the books. With almost seven weeks until national signing day, some grades are incomplete, but here's how teams have fared.

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153dTom VanHaaren

New coaches earn mixed results in early signing period

Coaches who took over at new schools had a tough task getting rolling before the early signing period. Some, including Chip Kelly and Dan Mullen, have survived, while others have a lot of work to do to salvage their classes.

Razorbacks looking to widen recruiting market (5:59)
How new SEC coaches are preparing for early signing (2:21)
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156d

Morris: I See The Same Things Here I Saw At Clemson

Arkansas coach Chad Morris talks to Kirk Herbstreit and Ian Fitzsimmons about why he chose to leave SMU for Arkansas, the similarities between the Razorbacks' program and what he experienced as an assistant at Clemson, and more.

Morris hits the ground running with Arkansas (3:22)
Morris: We want to get back to winning championships (2:57)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Sources: UCLA is hiring former Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads to coach defensive backs. Sports Illustrated first reported the move. Rhoads most recently coached the secondary at Arkansas. He joins a defensive staff that will include Don Pellum and Jerry Azzinaro, both former Kelly assistants at Oregon.