1. Running Back Injuries: Running back Alex Collins , who led Arkansas in rushing as a true freshman last season, did not participate in Saturday’s 93-play scrimmage.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas held a 93-play scrimmage in Razorback Stadium on Saturday.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas had nothing but inexperience at linebacker last summer as it prepared for the 2013 season.
1. Scrimmage Time: Arkansas safety De’Andre Coley and the rest of his teammates have been waiting patiently for Saturday to arrive. Now that it’s here, Coley has big plans.
FAYETTEVILLE — This isn’t Nolan Richardson’s first trip to Springfield, Mass.
1. Duwop Settling In: Arkansas coach Bret Bielema said last spring it was taking redshirt freshman Damon Mitchell some time to come to grips with his move to wide receiver.
FAYETTEVILLE — Southeastern Conference commissioner Mike Slive said last month it is “critical for the NCAA to change” by granting legislative autonomy for the SEC, Big 12, Big Ten, Pac-12 and ACC.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas running back Korliss Marshall has watched his teammates get plenty of recognition.
1. Freshman Impressing: Freshman Bijhon Jackson was expected to be a candidate for early playing time before Arkansas opened preseason camp.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas offensive lineman Luke Charpentier knew the Razorbacks weren’t settled with their starting five after spring practice.
1. Williams Eager to Earn it: Arkansas running back Jonathan Williams isn’t making any excuses for last season.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas coach Bret Bielema got his first good look at the newcomers when the Razorbacks opener preseason camp Monday.
1. QB Conversation: Arkansas coaches and players believe quarterback Brandon Allen made impressive strides in the summer to prepare for the 2014 season.
FAYETTEVILLE — Offensive lineman Brey Cook was part of the Arkansas contingent that made the rounds at SEC Media Days last month.
FAYETTEVILLE — Familiarity has been the key phrase of Arkansas’ offseason.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas will begin preparation for the 2014 season when preseason practices begin Monday afternoon.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas coach Bret Bielema had a stern message last month for anyone grumbling about Brandon Allen’s ability to lead the Razorbacks.
FAYETTEVILLE — Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall and cornerback Jonathan Mincy will not start the season opener against Arkansas on Aug. 30.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas baseball coach Dave Van Horn has had plenty of signing classes damaged by pro baseball during his tenure with the Razorbacks.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas pitcher Trey Killian’s stint with the USA Baseball Collegiate National team was shortened because of arm soreness.