The New Razorbacks Coach?
Has Arkansas finally found their new football coach? With Houston Nutt leaving for Ole Miss, the fact Arkansas hadn’t filled this spot was surprising. Thanks to EDSBS, we now have word the Razorbacks may be closing in on hiring a new head football coach. The name being tossed around is Auburn defensive coordinator Will Muschamp, who has a fiery presence on the sideline.
When the Razorbacks first started their search, they went right after Muschamp’s boss, Tommy Tuberville, which he used to secure a new deal from Auburn, much like Tommy Bowden and Jim Grobe did when they learned they were potential targets. These decisions opens the door for Muschamp, something (now defunct) the Hog Blogger pointed out as well.
Would this hiring be satisfactory to Arkansas fans? A defensive coach responsible for one of the better defenses in the SEC? One thing’s for sure: Muschamp certainly has the energy for such a high demanding job. If it makes this group happy, then consider it a job well done and something that was worth the wait: