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In the PBP Jake wrote that Lane is 4/1 odds for the Arkansas Job. But I looked it up and not many people have him as even a top 5-8 candidate. This is IMO I couldnt think the odds would be that high. Arkansas is not easy to win at
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Given no Boones Pickens one could argue it's a poor man's Stillwater…Anyway, not sure they will ever get back to prominence…he'd be doing himself a disfavor by even considering Arkansas should they come a' courtin'.
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As stated in all these threads about seemingly every job that comes up, this is a 2-way deal. The school has to want Lane and he has to have an interest in the school. With FSU (and many of the other jobs over the past 2 years) I really didnt think Kiffin was legitimately on the list. With Arkansas he ***could be*** on their list but Id lean towards that being a job he wouldnt be that interested in.

I know it is SEC and it would have a big step up in pay. And there have been a few occasions where the Razorbacks have had some success. But that really doesnt feel like a fit to me given they just went with the hot offensive-minded guy on the last hire.

And $1-$1.5M in Paradise sounds a lot better than going to Arkansas.
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College football coaching is such a year round job now… Lane isnt spending it in Arkansas
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Hard to see him going to Arkansas unless it is with the hopes of using it as a stepping stone to something better. I still don't see a great upside other than salary. He could stay a few more years at FAU and then land a big job the same as he could spending a few years at Arkansas. Arkansas just doesn't seem desirable. I have no idea to this day why Bielema left Wisconsin for Arkansas.

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Didn't we have this same discussion just two years ago?

Lane isn't leaving Boca Raton for Fayetteville.

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The thing that irks me is were in Boca Raton theyre in freaking Arkansas. All things being equal no one would wan5 Arkansas. Thats why moving up condeeenxes is so advantageous. They shouldnt be able to throw twice as much money at coaches than us. Its all bc of the P5 and were a young school. We should have a program as good as theirs if no5 better
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There's a 41 pg thread on hogville.net

The Official LANE KIFFIN Thread - The Lane Train
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I agree and Ive been thinking the same thing. Its getting serious right now and wouldnt be surprised if he gets offered. This is a real problem
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THEY LIKE FSU JUST TOTALLY BLEW THE MOST RECENT HIRE - THEY HAVE TO GO ESTABLISHED AND SAFE! ARKY EVEN MORE THAN FSU DUE TO SEC COMPETITION WAY STRONGER THAN ACC
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