September 8, 2012

Game Day: ULM @ UA

Arkansas faces a tougher opponent this weekend than they faced the last, but the Razorbacks need to have a better showing because the No. 1 team in the nation comes to town next Saturday.

That stated, the team still can't overlook Louisiana-Monroe. After all, in 2008 the Razorbacks needed a ferocious comeback and a missed field goal in the final seconds to hold on and beat ULM in Little Rock, 28-27. Two years later the Hogs led just 7-0 at halftime before winning 31-7 thanks to 17 fourth quarter points. This year's Warhawk team has a more experienced offense, led by third-year starter Kolton Browning at quarterback. Browning was starting his first game as a redshirt freshman against the UA in the last meeting. The only score of the game for ULM in 2010 came on a perfect pass from Browning to Luther Ambrose for a 25-yard fourth quarter touchdown.

Browning completed 58.2 percent of his passes for 2,483 yards and 13 touchdowns last season to go with 443 rushing yards and 5 scores on the ground. In 2010 against the Razorbacks, he went 7 of 17 passing for 74 yards, 1 touchdown and 1 interception. He went on to...

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