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SEC Media Days 2014: Arkansas Players Like Bow Ties

Arkansas brought three players to SEC Media Days, and all of them wore bow ties. The photographic evidence

Did not get the memo
Did not get the memo
Marvin Gentry-USA TODAY Sports

Bret Bielema made another strong statement Wednesday on why he believes that up-tempo offenses are dangerous. But his players made another kind of statement: A fashion statement.

All three of the Arkansas players who represented the Hogs at SEC Media Days showed up in a bow tie. Impossible, you say? Quite possible, because we have the photographs to prove it.

Trey Flowers | Brandon Larrabee / Team Speed Kills

Alan Turner | Brandon Larrabee / Team Speed Kills

Brey Cook | Brandon Larrabee / Team Speed Kills

We salute you, gentlemen, for finding a way to support in clothing what your coach supports in football: Bringing back the 1950s*. Just don't go on a rant against anyone who dares to wear a necktie, and we should have no problem.

*As someone who has been known to wear a fedora in a non-ironic manner, this is not necessarily something that I see as a bad thing.