Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 8/1/13
If there is one thing that most college football fans suffer from, it’s a lack of reason concerning their team heading into a new season.  Most times, regardless of who was lost to the draft/graduation, what the schedule looks like, what changes were made in coaching or progression or regression in other teams, a lot of fans have on rose colored glasses during the long summer months leading up to that first game of the season.  Heading into Bret Bielema’s first season at Arkansas many Razorback fans already have a number in their heads regarding wins in 2013, whether or not that total is considered reasonable remains to be seen. At first glance, the Hogs upcoming schedule looks quite daunting.  Looking at it again, it still looks, well, daunting.  The first four games are all non-conference tilts, with the toughest game no doubt being an away game in Piscataway, New Jersey against Rutgers the third weekend in September.  In a normal season I would say that Arkansas is 4-0 heading into the conference schedule, but 2013, at least as this post is written in July, isn’t lining up to be a normal year.  Last season Rutgers came into Fayetteville and [...]
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