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State of the Hogs: Discreet

Jeff Long

The best way to blow the search for a football coach is to talk about it. Jeff Long understood that from the start.

I've always believed in the one-man search committee. It's only as good as the man doing it, but it has a better chance for success than a committee. For one, there is a shot at being discreet. It's one of the reasons a coach might be in Long's hip pocket -- a ton of reports have hit over the last 24 hours that that's the case -- and still keep the name out of the media. Arkansas athletic... Recommended Stories

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