A week after revisiting his college-football-teams-as-Medieval-feudal-states bit, Sports Illustrated's Stewart Mandel has decided to bump Arkansas up from Knight status to Baron status. We couldnt' be more thrilled! I don't know how many people wrote to him to question his original pick, but he posted a letter from Nick in Seattle. So, kudos to you Nick! Here's the column we posted last week about Arkansas' national perception after Mandel's original column appeared.