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In week 5, the Arkansas Razorbacks head to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas to face their SEC opponent the Texas A&M Aggies Saturday. The Razorbacks are 3-1 SU and ATS. The Aggies are 4-0 SU and 3-1 ATS.

Arkansas is coming off a huge win 52-14 against Northern Illinois last week. Quarterback Brandon Allen who has 552 passing yards and 8 touchdowns leads the offense this season. Alex Collins leads the rushing game with 490 yards, 5 touchdowns and a 7.5 yards per carry average. Keon Hatcher leads the wide receivers with 196 yards and 2 touchdowns.

The Razorbacks defense through 4 games has allowed 23.5 points per game and 373 yards per game.

Taxes A&M is coming off a convincing win 58-6 against SMU last week. Quarterback Kenny Hill who has 1359 passing yards and 13 touchdowns leads the offense this season. Trey Williams leads the rushing game with 208 yards, 4 touchdowns and a 7.2 yards per carry average. Malcome Kennedy leads the wide receivers with 334 yards and 1 touchdown.

The Aggies defense through 4 games has allowed 11.8 points per game and 349 yards per game.

Keys to Arkansas win

Arkansas has to shut down quarterback Kenny Hill. In addition, Alex Collins has to have his best game of the season.

Keys to Texas A&M win

Texas A&M’s defense will need to shut down Alex Collins rushing game. In addition, Kenny Hill needs to continue is outstanding play.

Injuries

Arkansas – Brooke Ellis, Randy Ramsey, Rohan Gaines, Demetrius Williams, Jojo Robinson, Mitchell Loewen

Texas A&M – A.J. Hilliard, Speedy Noil, Victor Davis

Favorite

Texas A&M -9.5

Conclusion

This will be a close game between two SEC teams. However, Kenny Hill will find away to score the necessary points to win the game. Texas A&M will improve to 5-0 on the season.

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