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Preparing For Hogs' Darren McFadden

Jonathan Lowe is the speed man this week

How do you prepare to play defense against a tailback universally described as "the leading Heisman Trophy candidate"? That's the problem for Alabama's defense this week, and the Crimson Tide is taking the challenging assignment very seriously.

Alabama's 24-10 victory over Vanderbilt was barely over last Saturday before Crimson Tide Coach Nick Saban was talking about the challenge of playing the Arkansas Razorbacks and Darren McFadden. Like most observers of college football, Saban considers McFadden as the nation's finest runner. Alabama will host the Razorbacks at 5:45 p.m. Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium. The game will be... Recommended Stories