It's a late arriving crowd in Reynolds Razorback Stadium for the University of Arkansas' season opener in Fayetteville.
It's hot. Cook bacon on the sidewalks hot.
Everyone is staying in the shade as long as they can.
And after more than three decades in this state, I've never known so many close observers of the program so uncertain about this UA team.
Most settle at six wins max.
The one today against Louisiana-Lafayette is hardly a gimme. It could easily go into the fourth quarter.