Packers Draft Primer: C Travis Swanson

The Packers lost starting center Evan Dietrich-Smith to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in free agency -- and may be looking to shore up the position in the 2014 draft. Green Bay has already made it known that JC Tretter will get the first crack at center when camp opens, but avoiding the position all together is not a luxury the Packers can afford. Arkansas Razorbacks center Travis...
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Arkansas Football: Who needs to step up?

If the Arkansas football team wants to have better than a 3-9 record again this year, then some key players on both sides of the ball are going to have to step up. Follow on Twitter With team leaders like Travis Swanson, Chris Smith, and Kiero Small departing for the NFL, this team is in desperate need for guys to fill the void that these guys left on, and off the...
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Arkansas Football: Former Hogs have pro day

Arkansas Football: Former Hogs have pro dayFormer players on the Arkansas football team participated in this year’s pro day on Wednesday inside Walker Pavilion here on campus at Fayetteville. While some players have already been tested at the combine, this is a great chance for other players to get noticed by NFL scouts and teams in hopes of making a roster in the future. Travis...
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Senior Bowl: Travis Swanson

MOBILE, Ala.--Arkansas offensive lineman Travis Swanson talks about how he is preparing for the next phase of his career with at the Senior Bowl.
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

State of the Hogs: Swanson

Former Arkansas center Richard LaFargue had a blast watching Travis Swanson the last four years. He knows he'll get to watch him again on the next level soon.
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Arkansas' Swanson set to make 50th career start

Travis Swanson has seen just about everything during his time in college, from a BCS bowl game to the depths of the Southeastern Conference. The Arkansas center's career will come to an end on Friday when the struggling Razorbacks (3-8, 0-7 SEC) close out their season at No. 15 LSU. Swanson will make his 50th straight start, a streak that encompasses the entirety of his playing...
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November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Arkansas eyes turnaround against No. 14 Gamecocks

Travis Swanson has seen what it's like when a team loses its confidence, most notably last year when Arkansas' season collapsed under the wake of fallout from the Bobby Petrino scandal. The Razorbacks center refuses to believe this is one of those seasons. Arkansas will have its next chance to prove Swanson correct when it hosts No. 14 South Carolina (4-1, 2-1 Southeastern...
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October 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Swanson lays foundation for success at Arkansas

(Eds: Updates throughout. With AP Photos.) By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer Travis Swanson's ascent to captain at Arkansas began well before last year's scandal-ridden spring and subsequent fall collapse. How the center handled the turmoil off the field, however, may just prove to be the defining moment of a playing career that is among the school's best. A core group...
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July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Arkansas Football Players Tour New Locker Room For The First Time

The Arkansas Razorbacks have been waiting to see their new football locker room all summer — today, they finally got to check it out. Here is a video of the players entering the locker room for the first time, courtesy of lineman Travis Swanson: Panoramic of the new razorback locker room — Bijhon Jackson (@BijhonJ) July 20, 2013 Hoping to get a...
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July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Arkansas' Smith as unpredictable, humorous as ever

Travis Swanson wasn't sure what to expect from John L. Smith. The Arkansas center sat in the Broyles Center meeting room on April 23 with the rest of his teammates, already aware that Smith had been hired to replace Bobby Petrino as head coach. Swanson had seen Smith, who had served as an assistant coach for the past three seasons before leaving four months earlier to become...
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August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

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