Bye, bye Touchdown Jesus, hello two more conference games.
In a bold and aggressive move Thursday, SEC presidents approved football for the fall, and that’s a huge challenge for any team trying to rebuild.
For the University of Arkansas, it is so long to Notre Dame and three other nonconference opponents and hello to two games against SEC East teams.
The SEC will play a 10-game conference-only schedule, and if there is any fairness in the new schedule, which was not announced Thursday, the Razorbacks will get to play Vanderbilt, thus ensuring one of the cellar-dwellers of an SEC victory.
Every SEC West team already has a brutal schedule, but after going 4-20 the last two seasons no school faces a bigger challenge than the UA.
With the coronavirus raging in the SEC footprint, the season-opener was pushed back to Sept. 26, giving a much needed three-week cushion before players start going face-to-face on every down.
All the schools will have an open date in the…