USA Today: Amid Chapter 7, John L. Smith Deferred 71 Percent of Pay by Posted 10/8/2012 11:38 am Updated 5 years ago USA Today says Razorbacks football coach John L. Smith has deferred 71 percent of his total pay, which could raise legal questions in his $40.7 million bankruptcy. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.