Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A two-time graduate of the University of Arkansas, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and voter for the Biletnikoff Award.
Hogs pick 4 team captains
Arkansas safety Alan Turner goes through practice Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas announced its four team captains Thursday.
The Razorbacks selected quarterback Brandon Allen, defensive end Trey Flowers, offensive tackle Brey Cook and safety Alan Turner as team leaders. Flowers, Cook and Turner are seniors, while Allen is a redshirt junior.
None of the four players were captains last season. Allen (Fayetteville), Cook (Springdale) and Turner (Junction City) were in-state signees, while Flowers is from Huntsville, Ala.