Sharp "Tusk" Williams
SharpTusk is a featured blogger on Hog Database. He won "2009 Blog Of The Year" as voted by members of SportingNews.com and has posts referenced by local and national sports writers. Sharp began writing about Arkansas Razorbacks Football during the coaching change in 2007 and hasn't stopped. He has an eye for interesting stats, and an occasional penchant for creative writing. He's sure to keep you coming back for more.
For detailed Arkansas football stats, this post is like former A-State world-record poll vaulter Earl Bell trying to clear a high hurdle back in the day. It’s way, way over the top. Edits and additions will certainly be made throughout the day, so check […]
University of Arkansas Football Roster Published Week of July 18, 2011 at ArkansasRazorbacks.com with information added. The table may be expanded to show up to 100 players. If the sorting doesn’t help you find who you are looking for, or the town the player […]
Ms. Ellie’s – Les Miles, LSU Head Coach (also, El Slimes) Cain’s Bank — Nick Saban, Alabama Head Coach (also Nan is Back) Do Shun Out Talent — Houston Dale Nutt, Ole Miss Head Coach Land Lumen — Dan Mullen, Mississippi State Head Coach […]
We all want to know, “How are the Arkansas Razorbacks going to do in 2011?” Since there are usually a few requests for “Cliff’s Notes” and “SparkNotes” to my posts, I’ll endeavor to have a series of posts over the next week or so. […]
The time is now to get down to gridiron. Whether on twitter or facebook or from quotations in publications, Arkansas Razorbacks players have had one constant for the last few months, #grind. Everywhere that any of us on Hog Database look, the players reference […]
Studying the following table closely reveals little reasoning behind the NCAA’s choice of UCLA over Arkansas for a Regional Tournament site. [Btw, if the lettering is small to you, most browsers will allow you to zoom by holding down Ctrl and hitting the "+" […]
Unique mascots aren’t the same as special mascots. Before the Sugar Bowl we heard explanations of buckeyes and politely seemed interested when all we really wanted to ask was, “What were they thinking when they named their mascot after nuts and trees?” Not even […]
[To those of you finding this article in July 2012, please pass along to your friends that I have posted the critical news article toward the end of this post which ties it all to the beginning! Thank you for reading! Sharp] Many thanks […]
[Update #5 -- April 13, 2011] Quinta said to prepare for a major comeback, and in that vein, yesterday began his first steps toward his prediction as he returned to the Razorbacks’ practice field. 3-and-Out: Funderburk Back With Razorbacks, Gatson Maximizing Time At Cornerback, […]
For 1949, and hopefully continuing in the future seasons, you will find a much broader range of articles which mention the University of Arkansas and its players in addition to newspaper articles involving almost every game. After the Tulsa win, the controversies surrounding the Razorbacks come to a head in articles following their timelines. If you read closely, you will find traditions, fan expectations, and influences on athletic directors which became themes for years to come!
Today we are 17 years removed from the University of Arkansas’ National Basketball Championship. National Championships are special things and evoke impassioned memories, but there is something about Arkansas’ Championship which makes it seem close in time. After doing a little digging, the answers […]