On a brilliant fall day, Arkansas picked up its second win in a game that was not very brilliant, but it was just what the Razorbacks and their fans needed.
It is that time of the season when teams -- at least most of the SEC teams -- start to think bowl games. Already three SEC teams have the mandatory six wins but those three, Alabama, LSU and Georgia, aren't dreaming of the Peach Bowl or even a trip to Florida.
It started as a tweet, grew some legs, and became a major treat for Canaan Sandy and his mom Ginger Sandy.
Since the University of Arkansas' 2018 football schedule was announced, this week's opponent, Tulsa, was considered a win.
An amazing crowd on an awful day saw a 1-5 University of Arkansas team lose to Ole Miss 37-33 when the Rebels drove 97 yards in just 1:20 on seven plays.
Going into the fourth quarter, it was a typical Ole Miss-Arkansas game, undecided until the end.
All games this week are SEC vs. SEC, and that only happens three times this season. Only Alabama appears ready for another lopsided win, so there are some competitive games.
If Saturday's game between Ole Miss and Arkansas was in Oxford, it would be sold out and the line for tickets would stretch through The Grove.
Today's column is more personal than sports. It isn't about yours truly, although the supporting role was truly embraced.
It was looking like Alabama might cover the 35-point spread by halftime when leading 21-0 with 5:38 to play in the first quarter Saturday.