Posted September 10, 2012 on AP on Fox
Arkansas coach John L. Smith says quarterback Tyler Wilson didn't practice Thursday and his status remains uncertain Saturday's game with No. 1 Alabama. Wilson, who missed the second half of the Razorbacks' loss to Louisiana-Monroe last week with a head injury, went through a light practice Wednesday, but Smith says the quarterback was ''busy'' doing some kind of ''evaluating'' during practice on Thursday. Smith says he expects to find out Friday if Wilson, the first-team All-Southeastern Conference quarterback last season, will be able to play against the Crimson Tide (2-0). Redshirt freshman Brandon Allen or junior Brandon Mitchell could start for the Razorbacks (1-1) if Wilson is unable to play.

Wilson's status uncertain for Alabama game

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Arkansas coach John L. Smith says quarterback Tyler Wilson still has symptoms from a head injury suffered in Saturday's loss to Louisiana-Monroe, and his status is uncertain for this week's game against No. 1 Alabama. Smith says Wilson, who stayed in Little Rock overnight after the loss, returned to Fayetteville on Sunday and was at the team's practice...

Razorbacks weekend gets worse after loss

The Arkansas Razorbacks lost a heart breaker Saturday to University of Louisiana at Monroe, 31-28 in overtime. The loss hurts, definitely, but the news afterward might be just as bad.Not only did the 8th ranked Razorbacks lose, they also dropped completely out of the top 25 AP poll. They fell to "others receiving votes." Ouch.Then there is the news regarding top draft...

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Tyler Wilson, Tyler Bray, Will Muschamp, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout.  In the wake of the Louisiana-Monroe upset of Arkansas, looks at what comes next for both teams. Arkansas faces reigning BCS champions Alabama, while the Warhawks face 0-2 Auburn. (The Mobile Press-Register) Warhawks vs. War Eagle. Joel A. Erikson looks ahead to Louisiana-Monroe's next game on Saturday against Auburn. ( Tyler Wilson out...

Arkansas tries to regroup following shocking loss

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer Arkansas faces a difficult road in the wake of Saturday night's stunning 34-31 overtime loss to Louisiana-Monroe. The Razorbacks (1-1) played the second half and overtime without starting quarterback Tyler Wilson, who stayed in Little Rock following the upset after a hit to the head. Coach John...

Arkansas fan sings love ballad after upset loss

The Arkansas Razorbacks' loss to Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday had a cataclysmic effect on the program. The Hogs fell from eighth in the AP poll to the dreaded "others receiving votes" category. Quarterback Tyler Wilson didn't play in the second half. Cornerback Tevin Mitchel was knocked out on the field, left the game, and is doubtful for this week's game...

ULM celebrates Arkansas win with shirt

In order to make their victory even more historic, Louisiana-Monroe has released a commemorative t-shirt. This is more or less, salt in the wound for Arkansas Razorbacks fans. After the thrilling OT loss, Arkansas fell from #8 in the AP Poll rankings to being completely out of the poll. This feat has only been topped by Michigan falling from #5 to unranked after they lost to Appalachian...

CFB Top 25: Arkansas Razorbacks Suffer Second Biggest Drop In AP Top 25 History

The Arkansas Razorbacks not only suffered an embarrassing loss at home on Saturday to the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks, but they also took the second worst plunge in the history of the AP Top 25 poll, falling from the No. 8 team all the way out of the Top 25 altogether. The largest fall in the history of the AP Top 25 came back in 2007, when the No. 5 ranked Michigan Wolverines dropped...

The Tide's Coming In

Alabama head coach Nick Saban praises Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson and his importance to the SEC, but also expects to get a battle from the Razorbacks regardless of who is playing quarterback on Saturday in Fayetteville.

AP Poll: Arkansas Suffers Historic Drop After Loss

The year 2012 just went from bad to worse for the Arkansas Razorbacks football team. The formerly eighth-ranked team has dropped entirely out of the Associated Press top 25 in this week’s poll after losing 34-31 in overtime to Louisiana-Monroe. It is the second-biggest drop in the history of the AP Poll behind Michigan’s drop from number five after losing to Appalachian State...

Alabama-Arkansas Preview

Alabama's SEC opener at Arkansas on Saturday was supposed to serve as one of college football's early marquee matchups this season. Instead, the top-ranked Crimson Tide will face a Razorbacks team reeling from a stunning upset and the uncertain status of senior quarterback Tyler Wilson due to a head injury. Alabama and Arkansas were both ranked in top 10 heading into last...

Bama showing bigger knack for forcing turnovers

This Alabama defense is one-upping last year's dominant group in at least one regard: forcing turnovers. The top-ranked Crimson Tide (2-0) recovered three fumbles and intercepted four passes in its first two games. Raising those numbers was a big goal for a defense that led the nation in just about every major stat category en route to a national championship last season, but...

Louisiana-Monroe 34, Arkansas 31: When an upset sneaks up on you

Stunning upsets come in a variety of flavors, but Louisiana-Monroe’s 34-31 victory over Arkansas Saturday night was one of the more unique. Like me, chances are you were watching one of the evening’s higher-profile tilts. The game’s score popped up on the crawl at the bottom of your screen every once in a while, suggesting a comfortable – if not a bit lethargic...

College Football’s Week 2 Contenders, Pretenders

Pretender: Arkansas Razorbacks The original report of a broken collarbone to Tyler Wilson was inaccurate, but he still may miss time despite being listed as “day to day” at the moment. Alabama is coming up next, but their devastating loss to Louisiana-Monroe out of the Sun Belt was the headline story of the weekend. It should not matter if you had the majority of your backups...
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