Tom Murphy is a reporter for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A graduate of Louisiana Tech University, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America, and voter for the Heisman Trophy and AP Top 25 football poll. Murphy was the 2017 Arkansas Sportswriter of the Year.
Gregory to miss time with injury
Arkansas defensive end Eric Gregory (right) is shown during the Razorbacks' Red-White Game on Saturday, April 6, 2019, in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE — University of Arkansas freshman defensive end Eric Gregory is expected to miss at least four weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a high ankle sprain on Friday.
Gregory suffered the injury earlier this week and was spotted at Thursday’ practice wearing a walking boot on his left foot.
Gregory is an early enrollee from Memphis via the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
Gregory, 6-4, 275 pounds, performed well in spring drills and had a couple of “sacks” in the Red-White game.
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