Thanks to Phil Elson for sitting in with the show today, Phil will be back with us tomorrow to talk some Major League baseball. Diane Grappe was on the Carnival Triumph cruise that broke down in the Gulf of Mexico was on the show. She told us about the experience and the emotional effect it... Read More >
In THE ZONE today was none other than the host of THE SUNDAY BUZZ, Mr. Bill Vickery. Bill host's the highest rated talk show on Sunday mornings, right after the country music and gospel stations. Bill's Sunday show has become the launching platform for future talent such as RJ Hawk and Matt... Read More >
Special thanks to Razorback J.J. Meadors for sitting in on The Zone today. We had a great time and it was made even better by the Hogs win on the road last night. Ualr Women's Basketball Coach Tom Collen called in. Coach Collen was on to talk about hosting Missouri this Sunday at 2pm for ... Read More >
It was a busy one in THE ZONE today, thanks to Phil Elson for coming up and enlightening us with his all-encompassing sports and pop culture expertise. On the show we talked to Former Cowboys special teams super star Bill Bates. He talked about his kids, his love of football and getting knock... Read More >
Tuesday in The Zone was especially fun. We played "Get Some Facts". Thanks as always to the voice of Jim Calhoun (UCONN). The question was how many times has Arkansas beaten Auburn in its last six SEC road wins…answer…THREE! That is amazing if you think about it. Th... Read More >
Saturday was a rough one for Arkansas as the Hogs were blown out 67-49 at Vandy. The same Vandy team that in the first meeting scored 33 points TOTAL had 35 in the first half. That’s hoops. When you shoot 50% from the floor including 9-22 from 3, you win most of the time. The Hogs have a h... Read More >
A great way to end the week for The Zone! We were out on a cool day that ended up BEAUTIFUL at the new Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Benton next to the Tinseltown Theater. Spoke to a lot of people Thursday night at the Signing Day in the Rock event and joined 1500 other fans as we called the Hogs ... Read More >
A wild day indeed in The Zone as we all continued on "Alex Collins Watch" day two. Oh, by the way, the highly touted running back did in fact sign on the dotted line with the help of his pops and not his mother who was hesitant to sign. Hesitant? UNDERSTATEMENT OF THE YEAR. Anyway lo... Read More >
Ok so we had a split vote on top story between the Hogs 11 point win over #2 ranked Florida and National Signing Day. Needless to say there was a lot of WOO PIG SOOIE in the air. Congrats to Coach A and an A+ for his team and the effort. Big game a coming as they get ready to head to Vandy. We... Read More >
Here's Jeff "Money" Taylor's Oaklawn picks for 2-1-13: 1st race - #3 horse Deputy Forest 3-1 odds 2nd race - #6 horse Lost Forty 3-1 odds Featured 8th race - #2 Brezing Rain 7-2 odds Buzz Longshot 5th race - #6 Princess of Power 10-1 odds Now go pay that man his money!  Read More >

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