No. 8 Arkansas opens on target with preseason goals

Updated: October 4, 2003, 12:42 PM ET

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- When Arkansas opened practice in mid-August, several Razorbacks talked big about the Bowl Championship Series and returning to the Southeastern Conference title game.

Some even uttered what should have been unthinkable for a school with one bowl win in 17 years and a team that entered the 2003 season on a two-game losing streak: "National championship."

Reporters and broadcasters paused, stopped jotting down notes and took a deep breath while players made seemingly ...

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