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Arkansas hires Jimmy Dykes as new coach

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Arkansas has hired Jimmy Dykes to replace Tom Collen, who was fired after a 19-11 season. Kurt Voight's article for the AP describes his resume and primary connection to the school, but is it reasonable to suggest that what he tweeted was a motivator as well?

Update: SB Nation's Arkansas site Arkansas Fight has a post up gauging interest in the hire and the early returns are generally positive.

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