A nonprofit supporting University of Arkansas athletics will pay fired head football coach Bret Bielema up to nearly $12 million over three years in a buyout agreement
That means Bielema will be paid more than $3.84 million a year during the payout period.
Bielema went 29-34 in five seasons at Arkansas
Arkansas may end up with the largest tab after replacing coach Bret Bielema and AD Jeff Long.
Arkansas' attorney general says the terms of the buyout of fired Arkansas football coach Bret Bielema's contract is subject to the state's Freedom of Information Act and can be released. … Click to Continue »
New Arkansas coach Chad Morris had 13 days to add his touch to an early recruiting class that former coach Bret Bielema had spent years working on
“Well deserved & earned.”
Morris emerged as Arkansas’ pick to replace Bret Bielema after Auburn’s Gus Malzahn turned down the Hogs last weekend.
Arkansas hopes to have the successor to Bret Bielema, Chad Morris of SMU, signed by Wednesday.
The Razorbacks let go of former coach Bret Bielema on Nov. 24 after five years with the program
Arkansas fired Bret Bielema on Friday after a 4-8 season
Julie Cromer Peoples did her best to convince the country she's in charge at Arkansas on Friday night, both with the firing of Bret Bielema and the immediate search for his successor
Bielema completed his fifth season with the Razorbacks on Friday
Bielema was let go following the completion of a 4-8 season. He went 29-34 with the Razorbacks after being hired from Wisconsin after the 2012 season.
She’d probably like to have this one back if she could. Sometimes, tweets don’t age well. That’s exactly what happened to this tweet from Bret Bielema’s wife, Jen. Just gonna leave this here. #Badgers #Karma pic.twitter.com/9dm0AGMi94...Show More Summary
Arkansas has fired coach Bret Bielema after five disappointing season, moments after a season-ending 48-45 loss to Missouri on Friday. The loss left Arkansas with a 4-8 record, capping only the second losing season of Bielema's 12-year career
Bielema was let go following the completion of a 4-8 season. He went 29-34 in five years at Arkansas.
Like, as he was walking off the field! Arkansas is firing head football coach Bret Bielema, seconds after a 48-45 loss to Missouri that dropped him to 4-8 in 2017. A press release announcing Bielema's firing was given to the media while we were waiting for his postgame press conference. Show More Summary
At least it was a fun one. Missouri beat Arkansas in a high-scoring thriller on Black Friday in Fayetteville, 48-45. The Tigers moved to 7-5, and the Razorbacks dropped to an ugly 4-8, including 1-7 in the SEC. It’s likely to be Bret Bielema’s final game as Arkansas’ head coach. Show More Summary
Bret Bielema thinks it would benefit Arkansas to remain "constant" with him as the head coach after this season, particularly with a flurry of Southeastern Conference coaching changes expected