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May 6, 2021

Replacing AJ Rose

Freddie Maggard 1:30pm May 6, 2021 5/6/21

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Kentucky is a football program that is known for its running backs. From Sonny Collins to Benny Snell Jr. and beyond, the Wildcats have experienced historical success at the position. AJ Rose’s 1,971 career rushing yards were good enough to be ranked 10th in program history. That’s quite an accomplishment given the Cats’ historical emphasis…

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May 4, 2021

Run it back next year? UK’s long list of NFL draft prospects for 2022

Drew Franklin 6:00pm May 4, 2021 5/4/21

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After Kentucky set a new school record for draft picks with six in this past weekend’s 2021 NFL Draft, Vince Marrow predicted Kentucky will have another record year in 2022 with up to 10 NFL draft picks next spring. As crazy as it sounds, it may not be THAT crazy. 10 is a little high…

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11 Personnel E93: The Picks Are In

KSR 5:30pm May 4, 2021 5/4/21 Comments Disabled

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The NFL Draft has come to a close and the Wildcats have made history with six players taken off the board in Cleveland. Adam Luckett joins Nick Roush to discuss everything that went down and how the players fit in with their new teams. Highlights: — A great spot for Davis to grow in Washington.…

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College coaches say Drake Jackson is the most underrated undrafted player

Nick Roush 2:15pm May 4, 2021 5/4/21

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The dust has settled on the 2021 NFL Draft. Teams have been given grades for their efforts, but that’s elementary evaluation. Digging deeper into how players performed in college, Drake Jackson was the most underrated player who did not hear his name called last week. In the aftermath of the draft, Yahoo’s Pete Thamel polled…

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May 3, 2021

Cowboys excited about Kelvin Joseph’s length and speed: “That’s what we’re looking for.”

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm May 3, 2021 5/3/21

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By the time the 2021 NFL Draft rolled around, former Kentucky cornerback Kelvin Joseph was seen as a fringe second-round pick, potentially slipping to the third round. In Mel Kiper Jr.’s final Big Board leading up to draft night, the standout cornerback came in at No. 67, while ESPN’s Todd McShay had Joseph coming in…

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Vince Marrow: UK Football Future is Bright after 2021 NFL Draft

Nick Roush 7:00pm May 3, 2021 5/3/21

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The Kentucky football program made history in the 2021 NFL Draft. Six players were selected, the most since the draft went to seven rounds in 1994. Only seven schools had more players picked in this year’s draft. Less than 24 hours after the action concluded in Cleveland, Vince Marrow was in an excellent mood, albeit…

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May 2, 2021

WATCH: Quinton Bohanna gets draft call from Cowboys

Ty Schadt 12:00pm May 2, 2021 5/2/21

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The Dallas Cowboys were bleeding blue this weekend. Jerry Jones and company not only hit up the phone lines of former UK cornerback Kelvin Joseph in the 2021 NFL Draft, they also gave Mr. Quinton Bohanna a ring when they selected him with the 192nd pick. It was a very special moment for the All-SEC…

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Jamar “Boogie” Watson signs free agent contract with Pittsburgh Steelers

Zack Geoghegan 11:30am May 2, 2021 5/2/21

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Boogie Watson is teaming up with Benny Snell Jr. in Pittsburgh. After not hearing his name called during the final rounds of the 2021 NFL Draft on Saturday night, it didn’t take long for Jamar “Boogie” Watson to find himself a professional football home. The Pittsburgh Steelers signed the former Kentucky Wildcat linebacker to an…

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May 1, 2021

Kentucky finished tied for No. 8 in CFB among total draft selections, No. 5 in the SEC

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm May 1, 2021 5/1/21

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Kentucky was not only one of the top teams in the SEC, but all of college football in terms of total selections in the 2021 NFL Draft. Finishing with six total draft picks, UK came in tied for No. 8 in the nation among total draft selections, along with No. 5 overall in the SEC.…

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Replacing Phil Hoskins

Freddie Maggard 10:00pm May 1, 2021 5/1/21 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky defensive tackle Phil Hoskins was selected by the Carolina Panthers in the seventh round of the 2021 NFL Draft. Much like fellow defensive lineman Quinton Bohanna, Hoskins has been a mainstay along the Cat’s front seven. First, we’ll look at Hoskins’ career at UK and project how the Cats can potentially replace the newest…

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June 17, 2021

Broncos waive punter Max Duffy, make worst decision of the offseason

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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First, they trade the legend Tim Tebow, and now this? Who keeps letting the Denver Broncos get away with this??? On Thursday, reports began to circulate that the Broncos organization had waived former Kentucky punter/fan favorite/football wizard, Max Duffy. The Broncos would later confirm the reports, adding that both Duffy and former Georgia linebacker Natrez…

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Three Former Wildcats rank among NFL’s Top Pass Rushers

Nick Roush 12:00pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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The University of Kentucky produces the NFL’s best pass rushers. It is known. There is a debate around college football as to which school is “DBU.” A tired argument between schools like LSU and Florida, there is no dispute who is OLBU. Despite suffering a season-ending injury with the Steelers in 2020, this offseason Bud…

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Jeff Badet signs with the Atlanta Falcons

Nick Roush 10:00am June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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Jeff Badet has found a new job in the National Football League. The former Kentucky wide receiver has been hanging around the NFL for a few seasons. Tom Pelissero reports the Atlanta Falcons are signing Badet, adding another wideout after Julio Jones’ departure. Badet landed the gig after a season with the Washington Football Team.…

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June 13, 2021

Jamin Davis meets personal hero Jimmie Johnson

Sam Gormley 8:00pm June 13, 2021 6/13/21

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The rise of former Kentucky linebacker Jamin Davis has been fast. Prior to entering his name into the 2021 NFL Draft, many expected him as a late-round pick. That expectation didn’t last long as he skyrocketed himself into becoming a first-round draft pick by the Washington Football Team. During the draft, the networks love to…

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Kelvin Joseph signs rookie contract with Dallas Cowboys

Zack Geoghegan 4:00pm June 13, 2021 6/13/21

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Kelvin Joseph is officially an NFL player. Earlier this week, the former Kentucky Wildcat cornerback inked his rookie deal with the team that drafted him with the 44th overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys. Joseph, whose deal will be four years long, is part of an 11-man rookie class for the…

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Jamin Davis made himself known at Washington OTAs

Ty Schadt 11:00am June 13, 2021 6/13/21 Comments Disabled

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Former Wildcat Jamin Davis made quite an impression during the Washington Football Team’s voluntary OTAs, which concluded earlier this week. Davis showed enough flash on the field that head coach Ron Rivera compared him to a pretty good player he coached in Carolina: Luke Kuechly. Rivera said one of the things Kuechly spoke to Washington's…

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June 3, 2021

Lonnie Johnson will wear a Houston icon’s number for the Texans

Nick Roush 8:00pm June 3, 2021 6/3/21

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The NFL is changing their restrictions for jersey numbers in the fall of 2021. Tom Brady is not a fan at all, but a few former Kentucky Wildcats are jumping at the opportunity. Lonnie Johnson picked No. 32 when he was selected by the Houston Texas in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft.…

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May 30, 2021

Lynn Bowden Opens Up about an Unfair Rookie Season

Brent Wainscott 10:45pm May 30, 2021 5/30/21

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Lynn Bowden Jr. has never been dealt a fair hand, and that’s something he still had to overcome in 2020–from his days in Youngstown, OH, even up to his rookie season in the NFL. Aside from his time at Kentucky, Bowden has been counted out, prejudged, and sometimes even straight up disrespected. In a recent…

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Is Josh Allen in for a year three breakout with the Jaguars?

Pranavdeep Singh 10:00pm May 30, 2021 5/30/21 Comments Disabled

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The last time we saw Josh Allen on the field, he was blitzing the quarterback who went on to be the 2020 NFL MVP, Aaron Rodgers, and was besting one of the top offensive lines in professional football. Josh Allen is out here tossing offensive linemen ? @JoshAllen41_ @Jaguars (h/t @dlinevids1) pic.twitter.com/5mI10ZbRIo — The Checkdown…

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Jamin Davis running with first team defense at OTAs

Ty Schadt 8:00pm May 30, 2021 5/30/21 Comments Disabled

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Former Wildcat and 2021 first-round pick Jamin Davis made his mark during organized team activities (OTAs) this week, taking reps as the first-team middle linebacker. Outwork everyone ? pic.twitter.com/NwKKXb1SDz — Washington Football Team (@WashingtonNFL) May 26, 2021 Here’s the report from NBC Sports Insider JP Finlay: “WFT’s first-round draft pick Jamin Davis lined up at…

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