Bielema, Malzahn mend fences

Updated: July 16, 2014, 7:58 PM ET
By Greg Ostendorf | ESPN.com

HOOVER, Ala. -- Who can forget Bret Bielema and Gus Malzahn, a pair of first-year coaches in the SEC, taking shots at one another during last year's media days?

Bielema's first of several run-ins with the Auburn coach ignited around the Arkansas coach's concerns for player safety in a no-huddle, hurry-up system and led to a back-and-forth public banter between him and Malzahn throughout the 2013 season.

It's now Year 2 for both coaches. They have talked on the phone a few times since ...

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