Winston isn’t settling for OK

Posted: August 11, 2012 at 2:15 a.m.

Cornerback Darius Winston is one of three five-star recruits to sign with Arkansas in the past 10 years, but he said he hasn’t reached his own expectations in his first three years with the Razorbacks. “I expect a lot of out myself. I expect more out of myself than anyone else does,” Winston said. “I feel like a lot of people feel I’ve let them down and they might have turned on me too soon, not knowing my circumstances. But I’m a no-excuse kind of guy. Whatever happened, happened. You deal with it and go. That’s life.”

Arkansas Coach John L. Smith summed up cornerback Darius Winston’s three seasons with the Razorbacks in two letters.

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Sports, Pages 19 on 08/11/2012