Stiff Arm Trophy

ESPN: What gives with Ryan Mallett? colleague Elizabeth Merrill went to Texarkana, Texas, recently and spent time with former Arkansas quarterback Ryan Mallett and his family and has an excellent story on the enigma Mallett has become in this upcoming NFL draft.

Physically, Mallett is the best pure passer in the draft. Yet, most of the projections have him going somewhere in the second round. There's no question he still has to work on his footwork, and he did throw three costly interceptions in losses last season to Alabama and Ohio State.

But the reason being given for why he's supposedly dropping is off-the-field concerns, ...

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