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State of the Hogs: Thumbs Up

Ken Hatfield

It didn't take long for Ken Hatfield and Barry Switzer to like Bret Bielema as the new Arkansas coach. Both former Razorbacks are impressed.

Two of the legends in Arkansas football gave a big thumbs up on the Bret Bielema hire. Ken Hatfield backed it because of how Bielema's style of offense will help the defense, and Barry Switzer needed only the simplest of facts. Hatfield was an All-America halfback for the 1964 national champs and coached the Hogs from 1984-89 with a 55-17-1 record. Operating out of a "flex" version of the... Recommended Stories

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