August 23, 2006

Hogs ready to hit

The Razorbacks held a long, physical practice Saturday in full pads, and despite good mental focus by the players, they all seem ready to take on an opponent. They will get that chance two Saturdays from now when top five USC comes to Arkansas.

Arkansas coach Houston Nutt said he was pleased with the workout. The offense focused on goal line, short yardage and third-down situations for much of practice. The defense worked on narrowing down the gameplan and making sure players are confident in the schemes and playing very fast in them.

"It gets to a point sometime where they want to play somebody else, they want to hit on somebody else," Nutt said.

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