One of the best gifts the Arkansas football staff could get for next year is another season from Darius Philon.
SEC West powers Alabama and LSU have been hit particularly hard by early departures for the NFL Draft in recent years, and it's an issue up-and-coming Arkansas is facing this year with draft-eligible underclassmen Jonathan Williams, Darius Philon and Keon Hatcher.
Arkansas will have three players -- tailback Jonathan Williams, defensive tackle Darius Philon and receiver Keon Hatcher -- submit paperwork to the NFL college advisory committee to have their draft status evaluated.
Arkansas third-year sophomore defensive tackle Darius Philon says the Razorbacks play better against the run in large part because of the linebackers running behind him.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) Bret Bielema was concerned about how Arkansas defensive tackle Darius Philon might react after his fumble return for a touchdown against Northern Illinois.
The Razorbacks coach could be forgiven for not knowing exactly how the Mobile, Alabama, native might celebrate his score. Game-changing defensive plays have been few and far between the last few years...
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September 21, 2014
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