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June 8, 2020

A Quick Update on Jager Burton

Freddie Maggard 3:30pm June 8, 2020 6/8/20

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I caught up with the number one ranked player in Kentucky on Monday. The recruiting process for Jager Burton, Frederick Douglass High School’s four-star offensive guard, has taken many twists and turns, mainly from the influence of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has limited official visits, as well as his teammate Dekel Crowdus’ recent pledge to the…

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May 28, 2020

Two Theories on Kentucky Football’s Re-Entry System

Freddie Maggard 11:00am May 28, 2020 5/28/20

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Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones broke the story on how the University of Kentucky is planning to bring its football team back to campus. The first phase is to bring back 30-40 players who already are in Kentucky, or never left Lexington during the quarantine, on or about June 8th. The remainder of the roster…

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May 25, 2020

Memorial Day: A Tribute to Fallen Hero Athletes

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm May 25, 2020 5/25/20 Comments Disabled

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At times, we can all be confused by two distinct American holidays: Veteran’s Day and Memorial Day. To clarify, Memorial Day is a federal holiday intended to remember those who died while serving in the armed forces. Veteran’s Day is an official holiday that honors military veterans. Today, Memorial Day cookouts and gatherings will be commonplace.…

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May 24, 2020

Top 5 War Movies for Memorial Day Weekend

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm May 24, 2020 5/24/20

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Memorial Day weekend is much more than cookouts and hot dogs. It’s the time for Americans to honor those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our great country. For those brave souls and their families, thank you so very much. 2020 Memorial Day offers a different experience. Most of America is at home social…

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May 20, 2020

Cats Stay Hot In-State by Landing a ‘Big One’

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm May 20, 2020 5/20/20

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Mark Stoops and company continues its hot streak on in-state prospects.  On Wednesday, UK earned the commitment of North Hardin’s Jordan Lovett. Lovett is a versatile defensive back that can play a plethora of secondary positions. For example, he can line up as a strong or free safety, nickel, or at dime. This multiplicity fits…

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May 16, 2020

BREAKING: Wildcat Legend Rodger Bird Passes Away

Freddie Maggard 1:50pm May 16, 2020 5/16/20

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Sadly, KSR has learned that former Wildcat great Rodger Bird has passed away. The Pride of Corbin lettered three years for the Wildcats as a halfback. He was named first-team All-American in 1965 by Time magazine and NBC and a two-time All-Southeastern Conference first-team (1964-65) by the Associated Press and United Press International. Bird played in the…

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May 1, 2020

UK Football loses redshirt nose guard to the transfer portal

Freddie Maggard 3:29pm May 1, 2020 5/1/20

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Redshirt freshman Cavon Butler announced via Twitter that he’s entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal. A former 3-star prospect from Toledo, Butler was offered by Alabama, Ohio State, Michigan State, West Virginia, and many more but eventually signed with the Wildcats. He was recruited by Coach Vince Marrow and hails from the same…

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April 29, 2020

Kentucky Air National Guard Flyover Scheduled for Friday

Freddie Maggard 8:00pm April 29, 2020 4/29/20

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The Kentucky Air National Guard will present a two-ship, C-130 flyover across Kentucky on Friday as a part of Operation American Resolve. Operation American Resolve is comprised of a series of flyovers in major cities to demonstrate the United States Air Force’s continued readiness during COVID-19 while saluting American heroes on the forefront of the…

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Previewing the 2020 edition of Kentucky’s “Big Blue Wall”

Freddie Maggard 4:00pm April 29, 2020 4/29/20 Comments Disabled

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The University of Kentucky offensive line is poised to be one of the top units in college football in 2020. Four starters return from a group that helped set UK’s single-season school records with 3,624 rushing yards, 36 rushing touchdowns, and average 6.3 yards per carry. The foursome was also credited for 167 knockdown blocks…

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April 25, 2020

Kentucky Offers Another Legacy Quarterback

Freddie Maggard 4:30pm April 25, 2020 4/25/20

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Kentucky recently offered a scholarship to 2023 quarterback Jacob Jones. Jones is the son of former Wildcat quarterback Pookie Jones and will be a sophomore at West Jessamine High School.  Pookie Jones is a former Mr. Kentucky Football from Calloway County High School. He played QB in the early 90’s for Bill Curry. The elder…

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