|Smith in charge of revamped Arkansas defense|
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|Tuesday, 19 August 2014 11:46|
However, the new Arkansas defensive coordinator faces a difficult opening act with the Razorbacks - who have allowed more than 30 points per game in each of the last two seasons while finishing a combined 7-17.
Smith was hired by Arkansas coach Bret Bielema in February after former defensive coordinator Chris Ash left for Ohio State.
After spending last season with Tampa Bay in the NFL, Smith has spent much of his time with the Razorbacks trying to instill confidence and improve on a Southeastern Conference low of 14 forced turnovers last season.