College football: Week 4

posted by rexnelson on September 21st, 2017

Both Arkansas and Arkansas State head to the DFW Metroplex this week for games that easily could go either way. Here are the picks for Week 4 of the college football season.

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Rex’s Rankings: After three weeks

posted by rexnelson on September 18th, 2017

Things get serious in high school football this week as we move into conference play. Here are the rankings after three weeks of play.

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The remarkable Roaf family

posted by rexnelson on September 15th, 2017

Willie Roaf is in both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame. It didn’t hurt a bit to have Clifton Roaf and Andree Layton Roaf of Pine Bluff as parents. They were a remarkable Arkansas couple.

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College football: Week 3

posted by rexnelson on September 12th, 2017

The Razorbacks have an open date. But there’s plenty of college action in the state on Saturday night with games at Jonesboro, Conway, Arkadelphia (two, in fact, with action on both sides of the ravine), Russellville, Magnolia, Searcy and Monticello. Here are the picks for Week 3 of the college football season.

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Rex’s Rankings: After two weeks

posted by rexnelson on September 11th, 2017

Jonesboro went down in Class 6A. Nashville went down in Class 4A. So there are some big changes in the high school football rankings this week.

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College football: Week 2

posted by rexnelson on September 7th, 2017

The record was 8-0 on the picks last week. How will we do in Week 2? Picks in seven games involving Arkansas teams are now posted.

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Rex’s Rankings: After one week

posted by rexnelson on September 5th, 2017

The first week of high school football is in the books. Here are the rankings.

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College football: Week 1

posted by rexnelson on August 28th, 2017

It’s football time in Arkansas. And that means it’s time for the college picks for Week 1.

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Rex’s Rankings: The preseason

posted by rexnelson on August 25th, 2017

It’s high school football season. That means it’s time for our preseason rankings.

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Remembering Glen Campbell

posted by rexnelson on August 17th, 2017

In the late 1960s, when there wasn’t a lot to be proud of, Glen Campbell made us proud to be Arkansans.

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