FAYETTEVILLE (UofA) - The University of Arkansas football team was recognized in Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook's preseason forecast, with Razorback running back Knile Davis earning praise as the preseason Southeastern Conference offensive player of the year.
Davis, a junior, and senior wide receiver Greg Childs were named preseason All-Conference on the offensive side of the ball. Senior Razorbacks Jake Bequette (DE) and Jerry Franklin (LB) were selected to the preseason All-Conference defense.
Senior wide receiver Joe Adams was named a preseason All-Conference pick at punt returner.
Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook is set to ship the first week of July. Blue Ribbon annually sums up the prospects of all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) teams, broken down by an exclusive Top 25 and followed by a conference-by-conference report with full stories on every team. Based out of Chattanooga, Tenn., the preseason publication is printed and distributed by Blue Ribbon Sports Media Group, LLC.