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Arkansas linebacker Braylon Mitchell on watch list for Butkus Award


FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas — Arkansas senior linebacker Braylon Mitchell has been named to the watch list for the Butkus Award.

Mitchell is one of 51 players named to the list released Monday.

Semi-finalists for the award will be named Oct.27 and the finalists on Nov. 24.

The award is named after former University of Illinois and Chicago Bears standout Dick Butkus.

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