1. Balanced Offense
Alabama’s offense has typically been built around a bruising ground game, which is led by NFL caliber running backs and offensive linemen.
FAYETTEVILLE — Bill Hancock made a prediction about Jeff Long on Monday.
“He’s fixing to become one of the best-known people in college football,” said Hancock, who is the executive director of the College Football Playoff.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas coach Bret Bielema wants his best players on the field.
It doesn’t matter if it’s a sophomore or a senior. It doesn’t matter if it’s a freshman Arkansas intended to redshirt. Bielema intends to win – and win now - so he’ll do what is necessary to make sure his best players are playing.
1. Early Success
Arkansas has struggled to move the football in two straight games, combining to score only 17 points in losses to Florida and South Carolina.