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June 24, 2017

Former Wildcat Todd Perry Inducted into KY Pro Football Fall of Fame

Nick Roush 11:00am June 24, 2017 6/24/17

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Former Kentucky offensive guard Todd Perry was one of six inducted into the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame last night in Lexington. The Elizabethtown native was an All-SEC performer for Bill Curry in 1992.  A fourth round selection by the Chicago Bears, Perry spent eight seasons in Chicago and finished his 11-year career in…

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May 27, 2017

Two Fantastic Stats About the NFL Cats

Nick Roush 3:00pm May 27, 2017 5/27/17 Comments Disabled

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At Kentucky Sports Radio, the blog never sleeps.  We blog till we fall.  However, finding original statistical concoctions in said blogs are few and far between.  That’s not the case at Pro Football Focus. While I use my fingers to count how many days till football season, they’re crunching next level numbers.  Even though the…

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May 8, 2017

Marcus McWilson signs with the Raiders

Drew Franklin 1:20pm May 8, 2017 5/8/17

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Another former Wildcat has found a new home in the NFL. Marcus McWilson, the former UK safety and one of Mark Stoops’ first big commitments at Kentucky, inked a deal with the Oakland Raiders today. The Youngstown, Ohio native shined at UK’s Pro Day back in March and that likely played a big role in…

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May 6, 2017

Boom Williams Sidelined with an Injury at Bengals Camp

Kory Henry 1:00pm May 6, 2017 5/6/17

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Bad news for Boom and Bengals fans… Bengals.com is reporting that Stanley “Boom” Williams pulled a hamstring just minutes into the Bengals’ workout on Friday. Prior to the injury, Boom was already in for an up-hill battle to make Cincinnati’s final roster. Jeremy Hill will undoubtedly be the Bengals’ starter at running back, barring any…

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May 1, 2017

JoJo Kemp signs with an NFL team

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:17pm May 1, 2017 5/1/17

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Running back JoJo Kemp just became the latest Kentucky Wildcat to sign a free agent deal with an NFL team following this weekend’s draft. According to UK, Kemp has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Meanwhile, defensive back Blake McClain tweeted that he’s got minicamp try outs with the Cincinnati Bengals and Washington Redskins: Bengals…

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Monday’s Top 10: It’s Gonna be May

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:00am May 1, 2017 5/1/17

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Good morning, everyone, and happy May Day. While the first day of May is traditionally celebrated with people dancing around a Maypole, nowadays, it’s usually greeted by one of your friends texting or tweeting you a picture of Justin Timberlake in his NSYNC days because you know, it’s gonna be May. I’m going to celebrate…

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April 30, 2017

Jon Toth Not “Fully Healthy” Prior to NFL Draft?

Kory Henry 12:00pm April 30, 2017 4/30/17

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Well this one’s really starting to be a head scratcher… Jon Toth has yet to find a home in the NFL. After being projected as the 4th best center available in the 2017 NFL Draft, BBN was shocked to see Toth passed up 253 times. He was almost certain to be selected by somebody. However,…

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April 27, 2017

Boom Williams climbs up Mel Kiper’s big board

Drew Franklin 11:00am April 27, 2017 4/27/17

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The biggest name in NFL draft coverage has Kentucky’s own Boom Williams moving up his board on draft day. Mel Kiper, the king of the draft, ranked Williams at No. 150 in his final rankings, which would be a fifth-round selection if the rankings hold up. That’s Williams’ best projection to date and the only…

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April 26, 2017

The NFL Draft starts tomorrow, but don’t expect to hear any UK names until Saturday

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm April 26, 2017 4/26/17

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The NFL Draft begins tomorrow night, but before you plan your night around it, one, don’t because it’s the most boring television event ever; and two, you probably won’t hear any Kentucky players’ names called until Saturday, which is when the fourth through seventh rounds take place. Yesterday, ESPN’s Todd McShay ranked Jon Toth the…

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April 25, 2017

Toth a fourth-rounder in new NFL mock draft

Drew Franklin 2:00pm April 25, 2017 4/25/17

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The NFL Draft is only days away and your University of Kentucky Wildcats football team has one former player who is a sure-fire pick in the draft: the one and only Jon Toth, center extraordinaire. In a new mock draft for FoxSports.com, draft guru Peter Schrager has Toth going in the fourth round to the…

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January 27, 2020

Three Former Wildcats Make XFL Rosters

Nick Roush 6:00pm January 27, 2020 1/27/20

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Kentucky Wildcats will be back on the gridiron before you know it. Just under two weeks before the revamped XFL kicks off its 2020 season, the league revealed 52-man rosters for all eight teams. Three former Wildcats made the cut. Jon Toth will play center for the D.C. Defenders. Austin MacGinnis will be kicking balls…

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January 26, 2020

Pro Bowl recap: Allen and Smith perform, pay tribute to Kobe Bryant

Maggie Davis 8:00pm January 26, 2020 1/26/20

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The annual Pro Bowl was held Sunday afternoon, and both Josh Allen and Za’Darius Smith had impressive showings on the defensive end of the ball. The AFC once again defeated the NFC, winning by a final margin of 38-33. Smith recorded two solo tackles, two sacks and an interception. #Packers players making all sorts of…

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Pro Bowl starts NOW! Tune in to see Cats in the NFL

Maggie Davis 2:45pm January 26, 2020 1/26/20

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The 2020 Pro Bowl is upon us, and three former Wildcats will be competing. Josh Allen, Za’Darius Smith and Larry Warford will all be suiting up for the event. The Pro Bowl will be broadcast nationally on ABC and ESPN with the “Monday Night Football” crew of Joe Tessitore, Booger McFarland, Lisa Salters and NFL…

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January 24, 2020

LOOK: Josh Allen and Za’Darius Smith at the Pro Bowl

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm January 24, 2020 1/24/20 Comments Disabled

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The NFL’s Pro Bowl kicks off this Sunday at 3 p.m. on ESPN and three former Kentucky Wildcats will be in participation. New Orleans’ Larry Warford, Green Bay’s Za’Darius Smith, and Jacksonville’s Josh Allen are all down in Orlando, Fl as we speak, preparing for the weekend’s festivities. But before they can take the field on national…

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January 22, 2020

Former UK wide receiver Glenn Holt arrested at Antonio Brown’s home

Drew Franklin 11:15am January 22, 2020 1/22/20

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Glenn Holt had a solid career as a Kentucky Wildcat and then went on to cash some checks in the NFL with the Bengals, Lions and Vikings, but right now he’s in trouble at his new gig as Antonio Brown’s personal trainer. Holt was arrested outside Brown’s Hollywood, Florida home on Tuesday when police responded…

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January 21, 2020

Logan Stenberg Turns Heads Before Arriving at the Senior Bowl

Nick Roush 6:00pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Senior Bowl festivities have begun in Mobile, Al. You will be able to watch the game Saturday at 2:30 p.m. ET on the NFL Network, but the most important work happens before the game is kicked off. The important preparation phase of the event began Tuesday morning with the Underwear Olympics. Each player dropped to…

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Snubbed no more, Za’Darius Smith is going to the Pro Bowl

Nick Roush 1:00pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Za’Darius Smith’s call-to-action worked. Playing in his first playoff game for the Green Bay Packers, the former Kentucky Wildcat revealed a message to the viewing audience after he pulled down Russell Wilson in the NFC Divisional Round. Give my guy Za’Darius Smith what he deserves! #SNUBBED#GoPackGo pic.twitter.com/sFJSND5DeG — Kyle ?? (@KyleNYY) January 13, 2020 Smith…

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January 20, 2020

Josh Allen Makes UK Football History (Again)

Nick Roush 10:30am January 20, 2020 1/20/20 Comments Disabled

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Josh Allen continues to do things no other Kentucky Wildcat football player has done before. Sunday he was promoted to the AFC’s Pro Bowl roster. Allen is just the ninth former Wildcat to be selected to the Pro Bowl and the first to do it in his rookie season. Allen’s rookie selection is also a…

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January 19, 2020

Josh Allen Added to AFC Pro Bowl Roster

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm January 19, 2020 1/19/20

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The NFL’s regular season is officially over, but that doesn’t mean the year is over for one former Kentucky Wildcat. The first rookie to do so in franchise history, Josh Allen of the Jacksonville Jaguars was added to the AFC Pro Bowl team earlier on Sunday. PRO BOWL BOUND https://t.co/YIASNo3jAD — 41 (@JoshAllen41_) January 19,…

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January 17, 2020

Larry Warford Added to NFC Pro Bowl Roster

Zack Geoghegan 9:30pm January 17, 2020 1/17/20 Comments Disabled

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We finally have a former Kentucky Wildcat on the NFL’s 2020 Pro Bowl roster. Earlier this week on Wednesday, it was announced by the New Orleans Saints that offensive guard Larry Warford has been added to the NFC’s Pro Bowl roster in place of Zack Martin, who plays for the Dallas Cowboys and is unable…

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