Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 8/22/14
When Bret Bielema left the solid program at Wisconsin that he helped maintain after Barry Alvarez ascended to the athletic director chair to take the reins at Arkansas, he didn't know what he was going to face when he came to Razorback land.Of course Arkansas had gone through a situation that would've made a soap opera writer pea green with envy, what with the Bobby Petrino deal, then John L. Smith coming in and things fell apart like a house of cards.His Badgers won Big 12 titles and went to bowl games. He came to Fayetteville with the bravado akin to a swashbuckling pirate. He wanted to bring Big 12 style football to the Southeastern Conference.Through seven games now, Bielema is finding out quickly that coaching in the SEC is night and day compared to the Big 12. He found out in recent weeks when Texas A&M and Florida put up double-digit victories against his club.Saturday, the Razorbacks hosted the South Carolina Gamecocks for Homecoming, and Steve Spurrier's clu...
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