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ESPN: Hogs, Mallett ready to make a stand

There won’t be a U.S president in attendance, and nobody’s dubbing it the “Game of the Century.”

Not yet, anyway.

But it’s been a while since a game at Razorback Stadium was this anticipated or meant as much nationally as the one Saturday when No. 1 Alabama pays a visit to No. 10 Arkansas. It’s the first top-10 matchup in Fayetteville in more than 30 years.

In 1979, No. 4 Arkansas lost 13-10 to No. 6 Houston in a memorable Southwest Conference showdown.

The measuring stick in the Ozarks, though, remains the 1969 classic between No. 1 Texas and No. ...

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