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Arkansas Razorbacks,Dallas Cowboys Weekly Review 3.0:Scott Linehan fired by Cowboys,Gafford,Hogs still streaking in wrong direction

Dallas Cowboys Offensive Coordinator Scott Linehan was fired by the Dallas Cowboys.Linehan coach two running backs with rushing titles in his stint in Arlington:DeMarco Murray (2014) and Ezekiel Elliott (2016,2018).The Cowboy’s parted with their offensive coordinator on Friday.

Daniel Gafford and the Arkansas Razorbacks have fallen to one and four in SEC play.Arkansas opened up versus Texas A&M,their lone win versus an SEC team this season and since have lost four consecutive to Florida,LSU,Tennessee,and Ole Miss.

Ben Hicks,the graduate transfer from SMU,will reunite with his former head coach in Chad Morris,and transfer to Arkansas.Hicks will be the projected starter and when Ty STorey officially transfers to another school,I don’t see much competition except for Sophomore (RS) QB Daulton Hyatt (and I don’t know if Morris wants to see anyone else on the field except for Hicks).La’Michael Pettway,Arkansas’ leading receiver in 2018-19,will be transferring for “family reasons according to espn.com.

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College Basketball Saturday Review 2:Duke survives test versus Virginia,Wisconsin upsets 2.Michigan

Duke survived a scare from Virginia,72-70,giving the Cavaliers their first loss of the year.Wisconsin upset number 2.Michigan 64-54.

12.North Carolina got rid of Miami 85-76,18.Ole Miss dealt with Arkansas,Purdue beat ranked Indiana by fifteen,NC State and Tennessee survived scares from Notre Dame and Alabama respectfully,West Virginia upset Kansas,and Texas upset Oklahoma.

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2019 SEC Quarterback Rankings-before spring

14.Auburn Projected Starter:Malik Willis
2018 Stats:12 Carries,88 Rush Yards
While former top notch recruits Joey Gatewood and Bo Nix could take his place,Malik Willis has the most expierence so I’m pegging him as the projected starter.The only thing really to say about Willis is that he needs to develop as a passer but may have the best speed out of any QB in the SEC.
13.Vanderbilt Projected Starter:Riley Neal (Grad transfer from Ball State)
2018 Stats for Riley Neal:1,917 Yards,11 TDs/4 INTs,58 Completion %
Riley Neal should have some big numbers for Vanderbilt after being hurt for some part of the season for Ball State.Neal is pegged the starter after Kyle Shurmur left.
12.Arkansas Projected Starter:Ben Hicks (Grad transfer from SMU)
2018 Stats:2582 yards,19 TDs,7INTs,56% Completion %
Ben Hicks and Head Coach Chad Morris have reunited and Hicks will fit perfectly into a Morris offense that should be a whole lot better despite Ty Storey and Cole Kelley (their top two QBs transferring) and leading receiver La’Michael Pettway leaving the program as well.
11.Mississippi State Projected Starter:Keytaeon Thompson
2018 Stats:458 Yards,226 Rushing Yards,10 Total TDs
Thompson should easily win the starting job and had little playing time with Nick Fitzgerald at the helm.Thompson should make this offense go with some dual threat abilities that Joe Moorehead wants in his offense.
10.Ole Miss Projected Starter:Matt Corrall
2018 Stats:16/22 239 Yards,13 Carries,83 Rush Yards
The very talented Matt Corrall,who came out of high school as a five-star recruit to many people,will get his shot to get Ole Miss back to the promised land.While he’s losing some top targets at receiver to the draft,like projected first round prospect A.J. Brown,Corrall should be the perfect man for the job.
9.Tennessee Projected Starter:Jared Guarantano
2018 Stats:1097 Yards,12 TDs,3 INTs,62% Completion %
Guarantano led a Tennessee offense that showed some progress in Jeremy Pruitt’s first season as head coach.He led Tennessee to wins over ranked Kentucky and Auburn during the season.
8.Kentucky Projected Starter:Terry Wilson
2018 Stats:1889 Yards,11 TDs,8 INTs,547 Rush Yards
Wilson does need to cut down on the picks and that may not be something he can change as NFL draft prospect Benny Snell is gone but I do see some upside with Wilson as a dual threat who should continue what he did last year with a few more touchdown throws.
7.Texas A&M Projected Starter:Kellen Mond
2018 Stats:3107 Yards,24 TDs,9 INTs,472 Yards Rushing
Mond was in a QB competition last spring but ran away with it over Nick Starkel.Mond played a huge part in the Jimbo Fisher’s first season in College Station with a close loss to the eventual national champion Clemson Tigers.
6.LSU Projected Starter:Joe Burrow
2018 Stats:2894 Yards,16 TDs,5 INTs,399 Rush Yards
After transferring to LSU from Ohio State,Joe Burrow made the LSU offense go when it wasn’t running the football.Although the tigers are usually known to be and a ground and pound team,LSU was finally able to have a capable passer,for the first time since 2013-14,with Zach Mettenberger.
5.South Carolina Projected Starter:Jake Bentley
2018 Stats:3171 Yards,27 TDs,14 INTs,62% Completion %
Jake Bentley needs to cut off his turnovers and loses star wide receiver and return man Deebo Samuel to the NFL.This is Bentley and South Carolina’s last chance to take over the SEC East,with Georgia and Florida both fielding more talented teams in 2019.
4.Florida Projected Starter:Feleipe Franks
2018 Stats:2457 Yards,24 TDs,6 INTs,350 Rush Yards
Feleipe Franks is becoming the prototypical Dan Mullen QB.He’s a dual threat.If he continues and does more than in 2018-19 Feleipe Franks could become a dark horse Heisman candidate.
3.Missouri Projected Starter:Kelly Bryant
2017 Stats:2802 Yards,13 TDs,8 INTs,665 Rush Yards
The graduate transfer from Clemson adds instant impact to a Missouri team that needs a new QB as Drew Locke heads to the NFL.Bryant,as you can see from his final full season at Clemson,is a running back at the QB position.Bryant will need to develop as a passer with one season left to get the attention of NFL scouts.
2.Georgia Projected Starter:Jake Fromm
2018 Stats:2761 Yards,30 TDs,6 INTs,67% Completion %
While Fromm has been inconsistent,he outplayed Tua Tagovailoa in the SEC Championship and the ‘Dawgs should have gotten the job done.With Justin Fields transferring,Jake Fromm should be locked in to have another great season.
1.Alabama Projected Starter:Tua Tagovailoa
2018 Stats:3996 yards,43 TDs,6 INTs,69 Completetion %
Tua is the top dog of SEC QBs despite poor showings in two of his last three games,throwing four picks combined in the SEC Championship versus Georgia and the National Championship versus Clemson.Tua put up video game like numbers with his 43 passing touchdowns.

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Tate Martell to Miami,Jalen Hurts to Oklahoma

Former Ohio State QB Tate Martell is headed to Miami. Martell will have to sit out one year. Jalen Hurts will transfer to Oklahoma as a graduate transfer. This means that Hurts will be able to play immediatley.

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Arkansas Razorbacks,Dallas Cowboys Weekly Review 2.0:Let’s appreciate Amari Cooper for a minute,Ty Storey puts name in transfer portal

In the poll,the higher amount of votes was to keep these reviews on this blog site,so that is what I’m doing.

Amari Cooper turned the Dallas Cowboys’ season around.Dallas went 8-3 with him including the loss last night to the LA Rams.Amari caught a touchdown,making the game 7-3 at the time,in the Cowboys’ favor.Dak Prescott did not turn the ball over making him 24-3 in his career when he did not turn the ball over in the game.Ezekiel Elliott was held to under fifty yards rushing and it was the exact opposite for the Rams.Backup running back CJ Anderson ran all over the Cowboys’ defense with big gaps coming from his athletic offensive line.LA beat Dallas 30-22.

Arkansas QB Ty Storey,who would be a fifth year senior,has put his name in the transfer portal.As more and more graduate transfers at QB come in to visit,like Ben Hicks from SMU,yesterday,it will be easier to land them because of Storey’s transfer exploration.Also,former Arkansas starting QB Cole Kelley made it official to return to his home state and transfer to the FCS’s Southeast Louisiana.

Arkansas basketball (men’s) is on a two game losing streak.The hogs lost a low scoring game versus Florida,a game where they were down by a lot,and lost to ranked LSU in overtime.NBA prospect and Arkansas center Daniel Gafford had a minimal showing in the Florida loss but put up a career high in points in the loss to LSU,scoring thirty-two points and adding seven rebounds.

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College Basketball Saturday Review 1:Duke survives thriller versus Florida State

Duke,without Zion Williamson for the last part of the game,defeated Florida State 80-78 to remain number one in the AP polls.

Other top games included Louisville destroying North Carolina,Notre Dame squeaked past Boston College,LSU got past Arkansas in OT,Kansas State beat ranked Iowa State by one point,Ole Miss upset ranked Mississippi State by four,Texas Tech beat Texas and Oklahoma beat TCU in a pair of close games in the Big 12,and Kansas survived against Baylor.

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Former Alabama starting QB Jalen Hurts to enter transfer portal

Former Alabama starting QB Jalen Hurts to transfer.Hurts is entering the NCAA’s transfer portal and favorites to land him are Florida State,Miami,Maryland,TCU,Oklahoma,Tennessee,and UCLA.Hurts backed up Tua Tagovailoa after leading the Tide to two national championship appearances,and one national championship win in his first two seasons in Tuscaloosa.

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Trevor Lawrence is a just a freshman (2019 National Championship Recap)

Clemson defeats Alabama 44-16 to win their second national championship in three years.Freshman QB Trevor Lawrence made some big plays last night,throwing to Tee Higgins and Justyn Ross,an Alabama native,for big plays.Tua,Damien Harris,and Alabama couldn’t finish drives in the red zone and kept giving up big plays which was the difference.

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College Football:2018-19 National Champion Pick

Alabama and Clemson have been one and two since the 2015 season and it seems that no one (at least where I live) is getting tired of it.They meet for a fourth time in a college football playoff game,and I see this being one of the closer games in the series between these two.I see Clemson having a lead at some point in the game but I’m not picking against Nick Saban,Tua Tagovailoa,and the defense that is Alabama.Predicted Score:Alabama 38,Clemson 35,Make sure to go vote on my last post on whether to start a new blog site or not for my Dallas Cowboys and Arkansas Razorbacks weekly sports reviews.

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Georgia QB Justin Fields confirms transfer to Ohio State

Justin Fields,the former top ranked player in the ESPN 300,has confirmed that he will be transferring to Ohio State which was his top choice the entire time he was deciding on his future.Fields will leave his home state of Georgia and established sophomore starting quarterback Jake Fromm behind in Athens.Fields will have some competition if he were to get a hardship waiver from the NCAA to play in 2019,competing with Dwayne Haskins,who could (and probably) will be leaving Ohio State to enter the NFL draft,and former number one quarterback in the 2017 ESPN 300,Tate Martell who has posted on Twitter that he wants that starting job as much as Fields does.