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Phillies’ Cliff Lee Is Arkansas' Top Dollar Athlete

by Chris Bahn 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee in 2012 enjoyed the most lucrative of his nine-plus seasons in Major League Baseball. Lee earned $21.5 million — that’s nearly $3.6 million per win — and topped the list of highest-paid athletes with ties to the state of Arkansas.

Pro-Arkansas: Running Backs, Linemen Log Hours In NFL Week 2

by Todd Traub 9/18/2012 10:48 am

Wynne's DeAngelo Williams had arguably the best day out of Arkansas' NFL contingent, but a few unsung offensive linemen got into the act. And what is up with all those guys named Williams anyway?

Arkansas Boasts Long Tradition Of Producing Quality Running Backs

by Evin Demirel 7/16/2012 12:00 am

On a national scale, Arkansas high school football has always hit above its weight. And for nearly a century, the state’s best punch has been its running backs.