Grading the Five Keys
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FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas was confident its punishing ground game would produce against Northern Illinois, but knew it needed contributions in other areas against an opponent that had won 17-straight road games.
FAYETTEVILLE — Korliss Marshall wasn’t necessarily on Bret Bielema’s bad side entering Saturday’s game against Northern Illinois. He had, however, found himself starting to slip farther down the coach’s list of options.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas pass defense turned in an impressive performance in defending Texas Tech’s Air Raid offense last Saturday, breaking up 11 passes and intercepting two more in the road win.
Five players who starred in Arkansas’ third-straight win.
Key Numbers from Arkansas’ 52-14 win against Northern Illinois
FAYETTEVILLE — Sam Pittman has a unique perspective on tonight’s matchup because of his history at Northern Illinois.
FIVE KEYS TO TODAY’S GAME
FAYETTEVILLE — The short video clip has made its rounds on social media all week, serving as the perfect picture of Arkansas’ overpowering win at Texas Tech.
1. Ready for the Run: The Arkansas defense had to prepare for an explosive passing offense last week.