Richard Davenport has been a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2007. He also hosts Recruiting Thursday each Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. statewide.
Tavarres signs his NLI
LB Myke Tavarres, 6-2 1/2, 215, 4.42 seconds in the 40 yard dash, of College of the Siskiyous has signed his national letter of intent with Arkansas. He had been committed to the Hogs during the summer but decided to take visits to Arizona and Boise State.
Tavarres recorded 85 tackles, 12.5 tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks, 2 interceptions, 5 pass breakups, 3 recovered fumbles and 1 forced fumble this season.