Matt Jones has been the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and NWA Media since 2010. He is also a feature writer for Hawgs Illustrated magazine and is currently working on his Master's degree at the University of Arkansas.
Favorite Sport: Basketball
Best Sports Memories: Watching Arkansas' basketball national championship in 1994; being at the Georgia Dome when the tornado hit during the 2008 SEC Tournament; countless hours spent at Baum Stadium in the spring.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Noodles, Penguin Ed's and Mojitos
Education: University of Arkansas
Three Hogs squat 700 pounds
Arkansas fullback Patrick Arinze breaks a tackle attempt by Jared Collins in the Razorbacks' Red-White Game on April 20, 2013 in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas held its final team workout of the summer Thursday night inside Razorback Stadium.
The highlight of the night was when three players - fullback Patrick Arinze, defensive lineman DeMarcus Hodge and offensive lineman Johnathan McClure - squatted 700 pounds. You can see their video below.
The players have next week as a discretionary open week, with little or no organized team activities before reporting for preseason practice Aug. 4. Arkansas opens practice Aug. 5.