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Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe says Bobby Petrino sounded ''upbeat'' when they spoke after the Razorbacks coach was injured in a motorcycle crash.
Beebe told reporters Tuesday that he talked to Petrino on the telephone and that he was encouraged by the call. The governor declined to elaborate on their conversation, noting that Petrino is ''a very private person.''
Arkansas State Police say Petrino was injured Sunday when he crashed his motorcycle on Arkansas Highway 16 in Madison County. The university says Petrino is in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery.
It wasn't clear whether Petrino planned to attend the Razorbacks' spring practice Tuesday night.
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According to preliminary reports, Arkansas Razorbacks head football coach Bobby Petrino is "banged up" but "will recover" after being involved in a motorcycle accident early Monday morning.
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Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long says he is working on the review of Bobby Petrino's conduct throughout the weekend and will likely work on Easter Sunday.
Long, met as he was walking out of the Broyles Athletic Center on Saturday morning, tells The Associated Press that Petrino's review process is ''ongoing.'' He didn't offer a timetable for the conclusion...
Arkansas Razorbacks: Arkansas Head Coach Bobby Petrino was released from the Hospital today after a motorcycle wreck early Sunday evening. Watch his Press Conference from this afternoon:
Bobby Petrino, current Arkansas football coach and former Louisville coach has reportedly been involved in a motorcycle accident. Petrino crashed his motorcycle after veering off a highway and was taken to a hospital for treatment, a state police official said early Monday morning.
Police spokesman Bill Sadler said the crash happened Sunday night on Arkansas Highway 16 in Madison...
Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino held a press conference after being released from the hospital Tuesday following his motorcycle crash. Petrino was injured in a crash Sunday and was listed in stable condition. He said he wasn’t wearing a helmet, so he’s lucky if wearing a neck brace is the worst thing that happened to him. Petrino was cleared to watch football practice...
The Arkansas coach found himself in a motorcycle crash on Sunday in Madison Country, Arkansas USA Today reports.
State police say Petrino veered off a highway near Crosses. Police spokesman Bill Sadler said Petrino was taken to a hospital for treatment, but he declined to say which hospital.
Coach Petrino was banged up, but the injuries weren’t really serious. Of course you always...
Reports coming out this morning that Arkansas head football coach Bobby Petrino was in a motorcycle accident last night in Madison County, Arkansas, which is just East of Fayetteville. Few details on his condition at this point, but Petrino was the only one involved in the crash and is still in the hospital this morning.
I hope that Petrino is ok and it’s nothing serious because...
Fayetteville, AR (Sports Network) - University of Arkansas head football coach Bobby Petrino is in stable condition at a hospital after being involved in a motorcycle accident.
The school said Petrino is expected to make a full recovery.
"Coach Petrino was involved in a motorcycle accident on Sunday evening that involved no other individuals," Petrino's family said...
Arkansas coach Bobby Petrino, Esq.FAYETTEVILLE, Ark -- University of Arkansas head football coach Bobby Petrino was involved in a motorcycle accident last night.Here's the statement from Arkansas State Police spokesman Bill Sadler:"Arkansas State Police was notified of a single vehicle motor vehicle crash along Highway 16 in Madison County near the Crosses community about...
Arkansas head football coach Bobby Petrino was hospitalized Sunday evening after being involved in a motorcycle accident. The accident took place on Arkansas Highway 16 in Madison County near the community of Crosses. According an AP report Petrino’s motorcycle left the highway and crashed.Information on Petrino’s injuries have not yet been released.
Bobby Petrino wants to return to spring drills at "earliest opportunity," according to Jeff Long. The Arkansas coach sustained broken ribs in a motorcycle accident Sunday night.
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A State Police official says Arkansas Razorbacks football coach
Bobby Petrino crashed his motorcycle on a highway and was taken to
a hospital for treatment.
Arkansas head football coach Bobby Petrino, saying he feels very fortunate and lucky to still be here, talks to the media for the first time since the motorcycle accident Sunday that left him hospitalized.