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Two Razorbacks Named Midseason All-Americans

Two Razorbacks Named Midseason All-Americans

FAYETTEVILLE – Senior captains Chris Smith and Travis Swanson were named Midseason All-Americans by Phil Steele on Thursday.

Smith was tabbed to the second team, while Swanson was on the third team. They both picked up their second recognition this week afterearning first-team Midseason All-SECacclaim Wednesday.

Smith leads the SEC and is seventh in the NCAA in sacks and also leads the conference in sack yards and tackle for loss yards while ranking third in the conference and 22nd in the nation in tackles for loss. Swanson has started all 45 games of his collegiate career, tied for the second-longest active streak in the country, and anchors the offensive line that ranks 10th in the nation in sacks allowed.

Arkansas wraps up its run of eight straight games to start the season with a trip to Alabama for a 6 p.m. kickoff Saturday on ESPN.For more information on Arkansas football, follow @RazorbackFB on Twitter.

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