3 Razorbacks to take part in Shrine Game
Three Arkansas Razorbacks – OL Dan Skipper, DE Deatrich Wise Jr. and LB Brooks Ellis – have accepted invitations to play in the East-West Shrine Game.
Skipper is a four-year starter and has been named the conference’s offensive lineman of the week honors twice this season. Wise is No. 3 on the team with 45 tackles and second in sacks with 3.5. He earned SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week honors in Week 1. Ellis leads all Razorbacks with 78 tackles, including seven for loss.
AJ Derby went to the all-star game last season, but did not participate due to injury.
The game, which takes place at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Jan. 21 at 2 p.m. CT, can be seen on the NFL Network.