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Time to start talking about possible prospects for next year's class. First up, probable

5* QB Zeke Pike will visit Fayetteville on April 1st.

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Interesting to see if they figure him to be a DB or a WR. Its awful early in the game and we're his only offer at this time

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Interesting to see if they figure him to be a DB or a WR. Its awful early in the game and we're his only offer at this time

Yea, I know nothing about the guy. I know one guy we got from Port Aurthur (Jimmy Johnson) worked out pretty well for us. At least until Franky B. snubbed him for Hatfield.

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I don't know if you guys remember Norman Nero but apparently he has a kid and it looks like he's a beast. The article says he's 6'2 290 lbs. and runs a 4.66. Impressive on paper to say the very least has offers from us, Bama, AU, and FSU. Sorry guys I'm bored, and it's a long offseason.

Tyler Nero Describes an Unforgettable Week | AL Recruiting.com

Here is Davenports write up on him. Some vids in here too.

http://recruiting.arpreps.com/2010/06/11/another-nero-to-don-razorback-red/

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Yeah I read that article this morning. Picked up offers from us, Bama, and Auburn all in one week. I hope his dad being a Hog holds some sway with him.

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Yeah I read that article this morning. Picked up offers from us, Bama, and Auburn all in one week. I hope his dad being a Hog holds some sway with him.

Tyler says his dad is letting him make his own decision. Then added that Norman loved his time at Arkansas and told him when you don't make it in the pros you will get a good job. Can't hurt and could help that his pop played here.

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Glad to see the LB commit. Thought Atiga was part of the 2011 class. Now just gotta sign him and Stringer.

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Atiga and Stringer will both be eligible to play this fall. 4 years to play 3

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White Hall Athlete Jeremy Sprinkle commits to the Hogs. Under the radar guy, won the defensive MVP at the recent Arkansas football camp, and that's when he received his offer. 6'6", 215lbs., 4.6 40 yard dash, played WR and DE in high school.

Holds 11 current offers, including one from Mississippi State.

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Don't know anything about Thomas, but his offer list is pretty impressive. Love that our recruiting has finally taken off nationally under Petrino.

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Don't know anything about Thomas, but his offer list is pretty impressive. Love that our recruiting has finally taken off nationally under Petrino.

Yea, I've been trying to find info on him. The most impressive thing I've read so far is he will be a 4th year starter this season. Pretty bada$$ when you consider he plays in Florida. Very high character kid who obviously has good grades (Stanford and Vandy). The more I learn about him the more I like having him aboard.

We are also on his teammate and CB T.J. Davis can't hurt our chances with the commitment of Thomas. Talk about an offer list, check this shiz out.

T.J. Davis - Yahoo! Sports

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Where does Arkansas do most of it's out of state recruiting? Texas and Louisiana?

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Where does Arkansas do most of it's out of state recruiting? Texas and Louisiana?

Short answer is Texas, but Petrino is working his balls off to get into Fla, La, and Ga. Also working Arizona, Nevada, and Cali harder than any head Hog has. But if you had to narrow it to one state, Texas always has been and probably always will be.

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