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Razorback defense chief says Bulldogs are tough

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas defensive coordinator Willy Robinson says his players will face a challenge from a very physical Mississippi State offense when the two teams meet Saturday.

After Wednesday's practice by the No. 13 Razorbacks (8-2, 4-2 Southeastern Conference), Robinson said the No. 22 Bulldogs (7-3, 3-3) would look to display their physicality in the game on Mississippi State's home field.

Robinson said he expected the Bulldogs to run the ball, and also throw some play-action passes. He said his defensive players would continue to put heavy pressure on their opponents.

The game starts at 6 p.m. Saturday in Starkville, Miss.

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