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Tyler Wilson, Other Arkansas NFL Prospects Seek Return on Training

by Chris Bahn 4/1/2013 12:00 am

With millions of dollars at stake, players like Tyler Wilson must maximize the months leading up to the NFL Draft.

Franklin & Gatson

by Tre Baker 9/26/2012 9:28 am

Two former Hogs staying afloat in the NFL.

3-And-Out: Bequette's Return 'Calming' For Robinson, Razorbacks Work To Stop The Run

by Chris Bahn 10/12/2011 10:00 pm

Statistically, Jake Bequette didn’t seem to make a huge impact for No. 10 Arkansas against Auburn. He finished with just one tackle in a return from left hamstring issues that kept him off the field for three games. Don’t discount what Bequette’s presence meant to the team, though. Bequette’s return had a calming effect on defensive coordinator Willy Robinson. That’s how Robinson described it, while also praising the effort Bequette gave in trying to get into the backfield.

Report Card: Arkansas 42, Texas A&M 38

by Chris Bahn 10/2/2011 7:30 pm

WHAT WE LEARNED: For a team that looked so soft — especially in the trenches — at times in the first half, it’s a tough, resilient bunch. Arkansas could have folded when down 18, but chipped away at the Aggies’ lead and made plays at the right times. There are numerous issues with this team that have to get corrected. Such as? A run game must develop. For a team supposedly full of playmakers on offense, Jarius Wright seems to be the only consistent skill player. Tackling is problematic and the fact depth is being tested by so many injuries is no excuse. Yet, there were the Razorbacks at the end of Saturday’s game, hoisting the Southwest Classic Trophy. Considering how they started and the obvious issues on the team, beating A&M was no small feat. It’s still hard to know just what to make of this bunch.

3-and-Out: Funderburk Back With Razorbacks, Gatson Maximizing Time At Cornerback

by Chris Bahn 4/12/2011 9:33 pm

Freshman wide receiver Quinta Funderburk was back on the field Tuesday after missing six practices for undisclosed reasons. No additional light was shed on Funderburk’s recent absences, but Bobby Petrino issued a statement welcoming him back.

Two-Minute Drill: Arkansas Respectful, Not Fearful of LSU Defense

by Chris Bahn 11/25/2010 5:00 pm

LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson has Ryan Mallett’s attention. Mallett has a healthy respect for Patterson based on personal experience and video study. But Mallett said he is not fearful of Peterson, the type of defensive back that some teams are afraid to throw against.

UA Two-Minute Drill: Leon Enjoying Move To Linebacker, Making Plays

by Chris Bahn 8/25/2010 8:16 pm

Anthony Leon broke out in an ear-to-ear grin when the subject of his recent move from safety to linebacker came up. Arkansas coaches had Leon switch positions last week and it was obvious before he spoke how he felt.