FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long has a prestigious new position as the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee.
Long stressed Thursday he won’t let the opportunity interfere with his responsibilities at Arkansas.
FAYETTEVILLE — Darius Philon has no interest in reliving the details publicly.
“That’s all behind me, man,” Philon said Wednesday.
1. Supporting Bielema
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema has endured a rough start to his Southeastern Conference coaching career, losing three straight games by a combined score of 127-50. But Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long has expressed his belief that the program is moving in the right direction the past few days.