College football: Week 14

posted by rexnelson on November 29th, 2016

It’s time for the final regular-season game for Arkansas State. Meanwhile, UCA and Harding advance to the next round of the playoffs. Here are the picks for this week.

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Southern Fried: The book

posted by rexnelson on November 22nd, 2016

Arkansas is such a unique, quirky place that I believe it takes someone who grew up here and traveled its rural highways as a child to really explain to new residents what makes us tick.

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College football: Week 13

posted by rexnelson on November 22nd, 2016

Arkansas wraps up the regular season. Arkansas State tries to stay undefeated in Sun Belt Conference play. And UCA and Harding have playoff games. Here are this week’s college football picks.

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Rex’s Rankings: The final installment

posted by rexnelson on November 21st, 2016

We’re two weeks deep into the high school football playoffs. That means it’s time for the season’s final installment of the rankings.

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College football: Week 12

posted by rexnelson on November 15th, 2016

The Dallas Cowboys are glad they have Dak Prescott. The 4-6 Mississippi State Bulldogs wish they still did. Can Arkansas get its act together long enough for a victory in Starkville on Saturday night? Here are the picks for Week 12 of the college football season.

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Rex’s Rankings: The playoffs continue

posted by rexnelson on November 14th, 2016

There were a few upsets in the first week of the high school football playoffs but not many. It gets serious this week. Here are the updated rankings.

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College football: Week 11

posted by rexnelson on November 8th, 2016

The Battle for the Golden Boot and the Battle of the Ravine. What more could you ask for on a November Saturday in Arkansas? Here are the picks.

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Battle of the Ravine: The 90th edition

posted by rexnelson on November 7th, 2016

It’s Battle of the Ravine week. There’s nothing else in America quite like it. Every Arkansan should experience this game at least once.

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Rex’s Rankings: The playoffs begin

posted by rexnelson on November 7th, 2016

The regular season has concluded. It’s time for the playoffs to begin. Here are the updated high school football rankings.

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A War Memorial vision

posted by rexnelson on November 4th, 2016

If the state of Arkansas (the owner of War Memorial Stadium) and the city of Little Rock (the owner of War Memorial Park) will work together, we could have one of the state’s great places right in the middle of the capital city. And that would be true regardless of what the Razorbacks do.

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