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Arkansas, 6'1", 226 lbs., Senior.
Knile Davis had an incredible sophomore campaign where he rushed for 1,322 yards on only 204 attempts.
Then he missed his entire 2011 season due to injury, and while the Razorbacks did well last year, they actually had a real shot at the SEC title (and possibly more) if they had Davis in the backfield.
Davis is the perfect every-down back. He has the size, speed, strength, and playmaking ability that every team with title hopes needs in a running back.
His best career performance was against Mississippi State in 2010, a time when the Bulldogs were a surprisingly ferocious team.
He accounted for three total touchdowns during the game that ended with a Hogs 38-31 double-overtime victory, running for 187 yards on 30-carries.
Davis also played like a champ during a big win over LSU in 2010, running for 152 yards on 30 carries with a touchdown.
What really makes me consider Davis as the SEC's best running back is how much faith former Arkansas head coach Bobby Petrino put in him.
Despite his recent moral lapses, Petrino was a great coach, not only in the SEC but in the nation as well.
And it was Davis, not Ryan Mallett, that Petrino relied upon to win games for the Hogs when the going got tough.
It was most apparent in the Razorbacks' last three games of 2010, which were arguably the team's toughest games after Auburn and Alabama.
Time after time the ball was fed to Davis against Mississippi State (30 carries), LSU (30 carries), and Ohio State (26 carries) in their bowl game.
Davis is the kind of running back that can do it all, and he has proven himself as the best back in the SEC, but folks that aren't Arkansas fans may disagree.