Barry Odom

Barry Odom Wants Five Linebackers Ready to Play

FAYETTEVILLE — Despite the loss of Grant Morgan and Hayden Henry, Barry Odom expects Arkansas to be strong at linebacker again in 2022. Morgan and Henry combined for 201 tackles, but back is Bumper Pool who had 125 to lead the team. Jackson Woodard had seven in 11 games, Chris Paul Jr. had one in four games as he maintained his redshirt season. Drew Sanders had 24 tackles in 12 games, three starts, at Alabama while Jordan Crook and Kaden Henley were in high school.
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Barry Odom Talks How 2 Defensive Hires Happened

FAYETTEVILLE — Following Saturday’s practice in the stadium Barry Odom met with the media and touched on a variety of defensive topics. Among them was how the hirings of Deke Adams on the defensive line and Dominque Bowman at cornerback came about. Bowman came from Marshall while Adams coached at Florida International in 2021. Odom had ties to Bowman.
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Arkansas reaches contract extensions with Barry Odom and Kendal Briles

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas has reached contract extensions with both offensive coordinator, Barry Odom, and defensive coordinator, Kendal Briles. The deals will keep both coaches in Fayetteville through the 2024 season. Briles is set to make $1.2 million this upcoming season and that number will increase by $50,000 each...

Arkansas football extends coordinators Barry Odom, Kendal Briles | Report

Arkansas football has extended the contracts of offensive coordinator Kendal Briles and defensive coordinator Barry Odom through the 2024 season, according to multiple reports. Briles and Odom joined coach Sam Pittman's first staff at Arkansas in 2020. The two helped the Razorbacks to a 9-4 record last season and a No. 20 ranking in the final USA TODAY AFCA Coaches Poll. Both were reportedly targets of other schools during the coaching carousel after last season. ...