1 1 LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Univ. of Ark.) - Eight University of Arkansas football players were named to the Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Teams, as announced by the publication.

Four Razorbacks earned second team honors, as sophomore Alex Collins (RB) and sophomore Hunter Henry (TE) were recognized on the offensive side of the ball, while senior Trey Flowers (DE) represented the defense and seniorSam Irwin-Hill (P) made an appearance on special teams.

Sophomore Darius Philon (DT) was named third team preseason All-SEC, while junior Jonathan Williams (RB), sophomore Denver Kirkland (G), and sophomore Dan Skipper (T) all landed on the fourth team.

For the full Athlon Sports Preseason All-SEC Team, click here.

Arkansas opens its season Aug. 30 at Auburn. The season opener will begin at 3 p.m. and be broadcast nationally on the SEC Network.

Read or Share this story: http://on.kthv.com/1i3IIOI