TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 20: Amari Cooper #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide pulls in this touchdown reception against Vernon Hargreaves III #1 of the Florida Gators at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 20, 2014 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Can Alabama’s Amari Cooper End Heisman Drought For Receivers?

Every season is different when it comes to the Heisman Trophy, but history suggests it will be very tough for Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper to have a legitimate shot at striking a pose in New York at the end of the season.


MPI Research

MPI Research Breaks Ground On New Imaging Center

MPI Research, in partnership with Boston-based Invicro and Arkansas-based 3D Imaging, broke ground Friday for a new imaging center, set to open in spring 2014 at the MPI Research headquarters in Mattawan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2013

MPI Research

MPI Research, InviCRO, 3D Imaging In Partnership

Mattawan-based MPI Research, the world’s largest single-site preclinical and early clinical contract research organization, this week announced a drug discovery partnership with Boston-based InviCRO LLC and Maumelle, Ark.-based 3D Imaging LLC.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 04: U.S. Governors Association Executive Committee members (L-R) Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Delaware Gov. Jack Markell and Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe talk to reporters after meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House December 4, 2012 in Washington, DC. The bipartisan group of governors met with the president to discuss the 'fiscal cliff' and are now headed to Capitol Hill to meet with Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH). (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Arkansas Governor Throws First Pitch In MLB Game

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe threw out the first pitch in Tuesday’s matchup between the Minnesota Twins and Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2013

UM's Tim Hardaway, Jr. (File Photo/Gregory Shamus)

No. 3 Michigan Pulls Away From Arkansas To Move To 9-0

Jordan Morgan scored a season-high 12 points and matched a season high with 10 rebounds to help No. 3 Michigan beat Arkansas 80-67 Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/08/2012

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 22:  Head coach Bret Bielema of the Wisconsin Badgers walks off the field after his team was defeated by the Michigan State Spartans on the final play of the game at Spartan Stadium on October 22, 2011 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Badgers 37-31.  (Photo by Mark Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bret Bielema Leaves Wisconsin For Arkansas

In its second stunning hiring this year, Arkansas tabbed Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema to take over a program that went into a tailspin after former coach Bobby Petrino was fired for hiring his mistress to work in the athletic department.

97.1 The Ticket–12/05/2012

FAYETTEVILLE, AR - SEPTEMBER 15: Head Coach John L. Smith of the Arkansas Razorbacks watches on the sidelines during a game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Razorback Stadium on September 15, 2012 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Crimson Tide defeated the Razorbacks 52-0. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Former MSU Coach Smith Likely Nearing End With Arkansas

John L. Smith figures to leave Arkansas riding the same overflowing emotion that carried him back to the state.

97.1 The Ticket–11/20/2012

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 26: Head coach Brady Hoke of the Michigan Wolverines looks on from the sidelines while playing the Ohio State Buckeyes at Michigan Stadium on November 26, 2011 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan Adds Arkansas, BYU, Hawaii To Future Sked

Michigan added Arkansas, Brigham Young and Hawaii to its future football schedules on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–11/06/2012

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Man Gets 5 Months In Jail For Selling Asian Carp

An Arkansas man has been sentenced to jail and fined for selling live Asian carp in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

FAYETTEVILLE, AR - APRIL 24: New Head Coach John L. Smith of the Arkansas Razorbacks speaks to the media at the press conference to announce him as new Head Coach in the Raymond Miller Room on April 24, 2012 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Ex-MSU Football Coach John L. Smith Facing Bankruptcy

John L. Smith always believed real estate development was the safest investment of all, saying “you may not make money, but you won’t lose money.”

97.1 The Ticket–07/05/2012