The U of A has trademarked or will soon trademark Coach Bobby Petrino's quote from a postgame press conference last season, "We didn't come here to paint". I'm still not sure what it has to do with the game but one thing I know for sure, Coach Petrino and his team DO NOT paint... Read More >
No one wants to believe it but Randy Moss is retiring from the NFL. Apparently not finding a deal that he liked, he simply called it a career. Where do you rank him all-time among wide receivers? Here's a peak at his stats. Top 5? Top 10? I know one thing, he can autotune his butt off. He... Read More >
The Zone on the road again at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock raising money for Vilonia youth baseball. This past season's tornado destroyed their ballfields. We're taking donations all week. The magic number is about $125,000 and they have about $80,000 left. Visit www.1037the... Read More >
Thanks to the whole Middleton crew for having us out at their location in Bryant. We got the word out on how to save money and keep your house cool for the rest of the summer. Boston veteran sportswriter Bob Ryan came in The Zone once again. He talked about the end of the NFL lockout and the most... Read More >
We're back at the #1 Chrysler Dodge Jeep in the world in Benton exit 121 off I-30. Come on out and shoot your way savings! Kevin Wilson is practically giving away vehicles. Every shot you make is $250 off! Thanks to Arkansas State Football Coach Hugh Freeze for coming in The Zone to talk abo... Read More >
Which SEC school's bball and football coaches would you rather hanging out with in their school's town? And you CAN'T pick Bobby Petrino and Mike Anderson. Seems to be the most popular now is Billy Donovan and Will Muschamp down in Gainesville. Can't argue too hard against that...... Read More >
It was inevitable, there was too much money to be made not to get this deal done. Here's some info on the deal. And a little bit more for you. Lots of credit for all involved for getting this deal done especially Bob Kraft. Is there any doubt now why the Patriots are the best organization in... Read More >
The 2011 Zone Hair Band Ballad Bracket decided today by you the listener between Skid Row's I Remember You and Motley Crue's Home Sweet Home. AND THE WINNER IS: MOTLEY CRUE! 20-12 after a 5-0 lead for Skid Row. If you forgot how awesome the Crue was back in the is a link to... Read More >
The finals of the Hair Band Ballad Bracket is set with one I expected and one I did NOT. Motley Crue and Home Sweet Home against Skid Row's I Remember You Vote tomorrow and be part of one of the most important decisions ever made! Also talked a lot about the British Open and the women&#... Read More >
For those of you interested in UCA this fall, you may enjoy the following. This was what I turned in for the Arkansas Sports 360 Preview, but due to space constraints and the face that I have a tendency to run long (surprised anyone? I didn't think so) it had to be cut. Here is the full monty... Read More >

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