FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas senior linebacker Jake Bequette will miss his second consecutive week when he sits for the Alabama game this weekend.
Coach Bobby Petrino said Thursday that Bequette's recovery from a hamstring injury didn't come far enough this week for him to be ready when the 14th-ranked Razorbacks play No. 3 Alabama at Tuscaloosa on Saturday.
Bequette was the team leader in sacks last year. He injured his hamstring in a Sept. 10 victory over New Mexico in Little Rock.
Petrino said he's hopeful that Bequette will be ready for the Oct. 1 game with No. 8 Texas A&M at Texas Stadium.