Originally posted on Fox Sports South  |  By Cory McCartney  |  Last updated 7/22/14
In Bret Bielema's interpretation of college football's feudal system, it isn't the skill players that get the biggest perks. For a coach who believes in building from the inside out, they expectedly, go to Arkansas' offensive line. "It's nice. ... We get to ride first class on away games, the starting O-linemen," said senior right tackle Brey Cook said. "That was not the case before. ... I love everything about that." Little went right in Bielema's first season in Fayetteville. The Razorbacks went 3-9 and were winless in the SEC for the first time since they joined the conference in 1992 and their only 0-for in-conference season since 1942, when they were in the SWC. But he did succeed in establishing a ground game behind that Cook-led offensive line that was similar to the one that led Wisconsin to three straight Rose Bowls before Bielema left for Arkansas. Alex Collins ran for 1,026 yards in earning SEC Freshman of the Year honors, while Jonathan Williams totaled 900 as they combi...
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