Petrino fired as Arkansas football coach

Phoenix Brophy Prep quarterback Tyler Bruggman was on the field watching Arkansas' spring football practice when he heard the news. Lakeside Blue Ridge linebacker Chans Cox was stunned to hear when a reporter informed him last this afternoon that Bobby

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) _ Arkansas has fired Bobby Petrino, saying he “knowingly misled” and engaged in reckless behavior in a relationship with a female football employee half his age. The 51-year-old Petrino was

By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.—A person familiar with the situation says Bobby Petrino is out as the football coach at Arkansas. The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity, and the university has

The university made the announcement at a Tuesday evening press conference. Petrino admitted to lying about the presence of a female staff member at an April 1 motorcycle accident.

By AP Wesley Hitt/GettyArkansas coach Bobby Petrino was involved in a motorcycle crash Sunday night in Arkansas. FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino was in "stable" condition today recovering from injuries suffered in a