Apparently Darren McFadden made his departure for the pros official. And, ESPN reports, Felix Jones was right behind him. The announcement was made at a joint news conference.

Oh, yeah, and the Hogoholics are abuzz with talk that Texarkana’s Ryan Mallett will come to Arkansas after leaving Michigan. Conventional news sources say so far that there’s no such deal, which in the wacky world of Razorback sports probably means it’s true. UPDATE: Told you so. Morning News confirms Mallett. He’ll have to sit out a year.