2018 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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2018 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Arkansas Razorbacks logo
Conference Southeastern Conference
Division Western Division
2018 record 0–0 (0–0 SEC)
Head coach Chad Morris (1st season)
Offensive coordinator Joe Craddock (1st season)
Defensive coordinator John Chavis (1st season)
Base defense 4–3
Home stadium

Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
(Capacity: 80,800)

War Memorial Stadium (Alternate)
(Capacity: 54,120)
Seasons
← 2017
2019 →
2018 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Florida   0 0         0 0  
No. 3 Georgia   0 0         0 0  
Kentucky   0 0         0 0  
Missouri   0 0         0 0  
South Carolina   0 0         0 0  
Tennessee   0 0         0 0  
Vanderbilt   0 0         0 0  
West Division
No. 1 Alabama   0 0         0 0  
Arkansas   0 0         0 0  
No. 9 Auburn   0 0         0 0  
No. 25 LSU   0 0         0 0  
No. 18 Mississippi State   0 0         0 0  
Ole Miss*   0 0         0 0  
Texas A&M   0 0         0 0  
Championship: December 1, 2018
  • * – Ole Miss ineligible for postseason due to NCAA sanctions
As of August 22, 2018; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2018 Arkansas Razorbacks football team will represent the University of Arkansas in the 2018 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Razorbacks will play their home games at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville, Arkansas, with one home game at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. Arkansas will play as a member of the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The Razorbacks will be led by first-year head coach Chad Morris.

Previous season[edit]

The Razorbacks finished the 2017 season 4–8, 1–7 in SEC play to finish in last place in the Western Division.

Coaching staff[edit]

Name Position Consecutive season at
Arkansas in current position
Alma mater
Chad Morris Head coach 1st Texas A&M '92
Joe Craddock Offensive coordinator/Quarterbacks 1st Middle Tennessee State '08
John Chavis Defensive coordinator/Linebackers 1st Tennessee '78
Jeff Traylor Associate head coach/Running backs 1st Stephen F. Austin '90
Barry Lunney Jr. Tight ends 6th Arkansas '96
Justin Stepp Wide reveivers 1st Furman '07
Dustin Fry Offensive line 1st Clemson '06
Steve Caldwell Defensive line 1st Arkansas State '77
John Scott Jr. Defensive line 2nd Western Carolina '00
Ron Cooper Secondary 1st Jacksonville State '83
Mark Smith Secondary 1st Hardin–Simmons '00
Trumain Carroll Head strength & conditioning coach 1st Oklahoma State '05
Reference:[1]

Coaching changes[edit]

Chad Morris, former head coach at Southern Methodist University, was hired on December 6, 2017, to be the 33rd head coach of the Arkansas Razorbacks,[2] following the dismissal of Bret Bielema just under two weeks prior.[3] On January 9, 2018, Joe Craddock was named offensive coordinator,[4] and John Chavis was named defensive coordinator.[5] Both had previously served the same roles at SMU and Texas A&M, respectively.

Barry Lunney Jr., the tight ends coach, and John Scott Jr., a defensive line coach, were the only two assistants retained, and will enter their sixth and second seasons, respectively, in their current positions with the Razorbacks.

Preseason[edit]

Position key[edit]

Back B Center C Cornerback CB Defensive back DB
Defensive end DE Defensive lineman DL Defensive tackle DT End E
Fullback FB Guard G Halfback HB Kicker K
Kickoff returner KR Offensive tackle OT Offensive lineman OL Linebacker LB
Long snapper LS Punter P Punt returner PR Quarterback QB
Running back RB Safety S Tight end TE Wide receiver WR

Recruits[edit]

The Razorbacks signed a total of 17 recruits.

Preseason headlines[edit]

  • June 6, 2018: Former Arkansas tight end Will Gragg added to the University of Pittsburgh football roster as a graduate transfer, with two years of eligibility remaining.
  • June 8, 2018: Arkansas wide receiver Kofi Boateng announced his retirement from football following two knee injuries.[6]
  • July 10, 2018: the Arkansas athletic department released the design of the 2018 uniform, which featured small tweaks from the past few years. These changes included the elimination of matte-finish helmets in favor of a glossier "pearl cardinal" finish, removal of details on the jersey to "de-clutter" the chest area, and a new stripe design on the pants.[7]
  • July 20, 2018: The SEC media poll was released, and placed the Razorbacks last out of the seven teams in the SEC West. The Hogs received 412 votes, 166 shy of sixth-place Ole Miss.[8]
  • July 21, 2018: The Razorbacks had three players selected to the preseason all-SEC teams. The second-team offense featured OL Hjalte Froholdt, and the third-team defense featured LB De'Jon Harris and DB Santos Ramirez.[9]

Award watch lists[edit]

Listed in the order that they were released

Award Player Position Year
Chuck Bednarik Award[10] De'Jon Harris Linebacker Junior
Doak Walker Award[11] Chase Hayden Running back Sophomore
Devwah Whaley Running back Junior
Butkus Award[12] Dre Greenlaw Linebacker Senior
De'Jon Harris Linebacker Junior
Bronko Nagurski Trophy[13] De'Jon Harris Linebacker Junior
Outland Trophy[14] Hjalte Froholdt Offensive lineman Senior
Wuerffel Trophy[15] Hjalte Froholdt Offensive lineman Senior

Spring game[edit]

The 2018 Arkansas Red–White Spring Football Game took place at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, with kickoff at 1:00 p.m. CT on April 7.[16][17] It was broadcast on the SEC Network.[18] The white team consisted of the offense and the red team consisted of the defense.

The spring game followed a different format: the game was played in twelve minute quarters, rather than fifteen, with a running clock in the second half. The game was scored traditionally on offense (white team), but the defense (red team) could earn points for a variety of achievements (6 pts. for touchdown, 3 for turnover or 4th down stop, 2 for three-and-out, 2 for blocked kick, 1 for sack or TFL).[19]

Date Time Spring Game Site TV Result Attendance Source
April 7 1:00 p.m. Red vs. White Spring Game War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR SECN White 27–25 7,000 [19][20]

Roster[edit]

2018 Arkansas Razorbacks football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 1 Jared Cornelius Sr
RB 2 Chase Hayden So
WR 3 Koilan Jackson Redshirt.svg Fr
QB 4 Ty Storey Jr
WR 5 Brandon Martin Jr
RB 6 T.J. Hammonds Jr
WR 7 Jonathan Nance Sr
WR 8 Michael Woods Fr
WR 9 De'Vion Warren So
WR 10 Jordan Jones So
QB 11 Daulton Hyatt Redshirt.svg Fr
WR 13 Deon Stewart Jr
RB 14 Maleek Barkley Redshirt.svg Fr
QB 14 Carson Proctor So
QB 15 Cole Kelley So
WR 16 La'Michael Pettway Jr
QB 17 Austin Aune Fr
QB 18 Jack Lindsey So
TE 18 Jeremy Patton Sr
WR 19 Tyson Morris Redshirt.svg Fr
RB 21 Devwah Whaley Jr
RB 23 Maleek Williams Redshirt.svg Fr
RB 24 Kasey Montrois Redshirt.svg Fr
RB 26 Justice Hobbs So
FB 32 Hayden Johnson Jr
FB 34 Kendrick Jackson Sr
TE 39 Jackson Pace Redshirt.svg Fr
TE 40 Trey Purifoy Jr
TE 44 Austin Cantrell Jr
OL 51 Hjalte Froholdt Sr
OL 57 Shane Clenin Redshirt.svg Fr
OL 60 Brian Wallace Sr
OL 62 Johnny Gibson Jr. Sr
OL 64 Audry Horn Redshirt.svg Fr
OL 66 Ty Clary So
OL 67 Tyler Hall So
OL 68 Kirby Adcock Redshirt.svg Fr
OL 69 Dylan Hays So
OL 74 Colton Jackson Jr
OL 78 Dalton Wagner Redshirt.svg Fr
OL 79 Jalen Merrick Jr
TE 80 Will Gragg Jr
WR 81 Jarrod Barnes So
WR 82 Gary Cross Sr
WR 83 De'Shawn Gulledge Redshirt.svg Fr
TE 85 Cheyenne O'Grady Jr
WR 86 Tobias Enlow So
TE 87 Blake Kern So
TE 89 Grayson Gunter So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 1 Chevin Calloway So
DB 2 Kamren Curl So
DL 3 McTelvin Agim Jr
LB 4 Alexy Jean-Baptiste So
DL 6 Gabe Richardson Jr
DL 7 Briston Guidry So
LB 8 De'Jon Harris Jr
DB 9 Santos Ramirez Sr
DL 10 Randy Ramsey Sr
DB 11 Ryan Pulley Sr
DB 13 Nate Dalton Jr
DB 14 Britto Tutt Jr
DB 15 Korey Hernandez Redshirt.svg Fr
LB 16 Bumper Pool Fr
DB 18 Matt Berry Jr
LB 20 Giovanni LaFrance So
DB 21 Montaric Brown Redshirt.svg Fr
LB 22 Deon Edwards So
LB 23 Dre Greenlaw Sr
DB 24 Jarques McClellion Redshirt.svg Fr
DB 25 Micahh Smith So
DB 26 Ryder Lucas Sr
LB 27 Hayden Henry So
DB 28 Jayden Minchew So
LB 29 Derrick Munson So
DB 30 Kevin Richardson III Sr
LB 31 Grant Morgan So
DB 32 Jordon Curtis Redshirt.svg Fr
LB 33 Dee Walker So
LB 34 Tyler Phillips Jr
LB 36 D'Vone McClure So
DB 37 Brenden Young Jr
DB 38 Reid Miller Sr
DB 39 Byron Keaton Jr
LB 40 Kyrei Fisher So
DL 41 Austin Capps Jr
DL 42 Jonathan Marshall So
DB 45 Simeon Blair Fr
LB 46 Damani Carter Jr
LB 47 Tyler Pennington Redshirt.svg Fr
LB 49 McKinley Williams Fr
DL 52 T.J. Smith Jr
LB 53 Ben Brasuell So
LB 54 Terrell Collins So
LB 56 Ma'Laizh Surrell Redshirt.svg Fr
DL 71 David Porter Redshirt.svg Fr
DL 73 Deion Malone Sr
DL 86 Jamario Bell Jr
DL 90 Armon Watts Sr
DL 91 Michael Taylor II Sr
DL 92 Elias Hale So
DL 93 Isaiah Nichols Fr
DL 95 Jake Hall Sr
DL 97 Brandon DePrato So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
P 18 Blake Johnson Jr
K 19 Connor Limpert Jr
LS 43 George Madden Jr
LS 48 Jordan Silver Redshirt.svg Fr
P 92 Chad Stephens So
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Roster
Last update: July 17, 2018

Schedule[edit]

The Razorbacks' 2018 schedule consists of 7 home games, 4 away games, and 1 neutral game in the regular season. The Razorbacks will host SEC foes Alabama, Ole Miss (in Little Rock), Vanderbilt, and LSU, and will travel to Auburn, Mississippi State, and Missouri. Arkansas will play against Texas A&M in Arlington, Texas for the fifth year in a row.

Arkansas will host three of its four of its non–conference games: against Eastern Illinois from the Ohio Valley Conference, North Texas from Conference USA, and Tulsa from the American Athletic Conference. The lone away non–conference game will see the Hogs travel to Fort Collins, Colorado to play Colorado State, from the Mountain West Conference.

Per southernpigskin.com, the Razorbacks' schedule ranks as the 39th-toughest of the 66 Power Five teams in the nation.[21]

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultSource
September 13:00 p.m.Eastern Illinois*SECN [22][23]
September 86:30 p.m.at Colorado State*CBSSN [24][25]
September 153:00 p.m.North Texas*
  • Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
  • Fayetteville, AR
SECN [22][26]
September 22at Auburn [27]
September 29vs. Texas A&M [28]
October 6Alabama
  • Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
  • Fayetteville, AR
[29]
October 13Ole Miss [30]
October 20Tulsa*dagger
  • Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
  • Fayetteville, AR
[31]
October 27Vanderbilt
  • Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
  • Fayetteville, AR
[32]
November 10LSU
[33]
November 17at Mississippi State [34]
November 231:30 p.m.at MissouriCBS [35][36]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

Game summaries[edit]

Eastern Illinois[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting
Game One – Eastern Illinois Panthers (0–0) at Arkansas Razorbacks (0–0)
1 2 34Total
(FCS) Panthers - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

Game information

at Colorado State[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
3–0 Sep. 30, 1990 W, 31–20
Game Two – Arkansas Razorbacks at Colorado State Rams
1 2 34Total
Razorbacks - - --0
Rams - - --0

at Sonny Lubick Field at Canvas StadiumFort Collins, Colorado

Game information

North Texas[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
9–0 Sep. 29, 2007 W, 66–7
Game Three – North Texas Mean Green at Arkansas Razorbacks
1 2 34Total
Mean Green - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

  • Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
  • Game time: 3:00 p.m. CDT
  • TV: SEC Network
Game information

at Auburn[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
11–15–1 5–5 Oct. 21, 2017 L, 20–52
Game Four – Arkansas Razorbacks at Auburn Tigers
1 2 34Total
Razorbacks - - --0
Tigers - - --0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: Saturday, September 22, 2018
Game information

vs. Texas A&M[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
41–30–3 3–7 Sep. 23, 2017 L, 43–50 OT
Game Five – Arkansas Razorbacks vs. Texas A&M Aggies
1 2 34Total
Razorbacks - - --0
Aggies - - --0

at AT&T StadiumArlington, Texas

  • Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Game information

Alabama[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
8–18 0–10 Oct. 14, 2017 L, 9–41
Game Six – Alabama Crimson Tide at Arkansas Razorbacks
1 2 34Total
Crimson Tide - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

  • Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Game information

Ole Miss[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
36–28–1 6–4 Oct. 28, 2017 W, 38–37
Game Seven – Ole Miss Rebels at Arkansas Razorbacks
1 2 34Total
Rebels - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, Arkansas

  • Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Game information

Arkansas will face an SEC opponent in Little Rock for the first time since 2014.

Tulsa[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
54–16–3 10–0 Nov. 3, 2012 W, 19–15
Game Eight – Tulsa Golden Hurricane at Arkansas Razorbacks
1 2 34Total
Golden Hurricane - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

  • Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Game information

For the fourth time in the last five years, the Razorbacks will face a non–P5 opponent for their homecoming game.

Vanderbilt[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
7–2 Oct. 29, 2011 W, 31–28
Game Nine – Vanderbilt Commodores at Arkansas Razorbacks
1 2 34Total
Commodores - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

  • Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
Game information

LSU[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
22–39–2 4–6 Nov. 11, 2017 L, 10–33
Game Ten – LSU Tigers at Arkansas Razorbacks
1 2 34Total
Tigers - - --0
Razorbacks - - --0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

  • Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018
Game information

at Mississippi State[edit]

Overall record Last 10 meetings Last meeting Result
16–11–1 4–6 Nov. 18, 2017 L, 21–28
Game Eleven – Arkansas Razorbacks at Mississippi State Bulldogs
1 2 34Total
Razorbacks - - --0
Bulldogs - - --0

at Davis Wade Stadium at Scott FieldStarkville, Mississippi

  • Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018
Game information

at Missouri[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
3–6 Nov. 24, 2017 L, 45–48
Game Twelve – Arkansas Razorbacks at Missouri Tigers
1 2 34Total
Razorbacks - - --0
Tigers - - --0

at Faurot Field at Memorial StadiumColumbia, Missouri

Game information

Statistics[edit]

Scores by quarter[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Arkansas 0
Non-conference opponents 0
1 2 3 4 Total
Arkansas 0
SEC opponents 0
1 2 3 4 Total
Arkansas 0
All opponents 0

Rankings[edit]

Preseason polls[edit]

Poll source Date of poll Arkansas rank Source
SB Nation February 9, 2018 51st [39]
Orlando Sentinel May 28, 2018 91st [40]
Athlon Sports June 20, 2018 59th [41]
CBS Sports August 8, 2018 64th [42]

In-season polls[edit]

Ranking movements
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Final 
AP  
Coaches NR  
CFP Not released Not released

Players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Round Pick Player Position NFL Club

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