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July 26, 2018

Seattle Seahawks Sign Former Kentucky Wide Receiver

Nick Roush 3:00pm July 26, 2018 7/26/18

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Another former Kentucky Wildcat has earned a shot in the NFL. Wide receiver Kayaune Ross initially signed with the Indianapolis Colts, but was waived in June.  Now he’s found a new home with the Seattle Seahawks. Listed at 6’5,” Ross reported to training camp as a tight end. A former JUCO transfer, Ross caught 19…

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July 23, 2018

Kentucky Wildcats Report to NFL Training Camp

Nick Roush 11:15am July 23, 2018 7/23/18 Comments Disabled

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It’s still talking season in college football, but they’re already popping pads in the NFL.  Over the next week players are reporting to training camps across the country. A few Kentucky Wildcats are already back to work.  Garrett “Juice” Johnson is entering his first training camp with the Chicago Bears.  The wide receiver who signed…

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July 14, 2018

Kyle Meadows waived by the Green Bay Packers

Jack Pilgrim 11:00am July 14, 2018 7/14/18

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One former Kentucky football player will have to look elsewhere to keep his NFL dreams alive. Offensive lineman Kyle Meadows has been waived by the Green Bay Packers. Source: the Packers have claimed G Ethan Cooper off of waivers from the Giants. OT Kyle Meadows was waived to make room. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) July…

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June 22, 2018

Wildcats to be Inducted into Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame

Nick Roush 4:45pm June 22, 2018 6/22/18 Comments Disabled

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Three former University of Kentucky Wildcats will be inducted into the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame.  Tonight Wesley Woodyard, Guy Morriss and Tommy Bell will be honored at the Lexington Opera House. Woodyard will be inducted into the Hall of Fame while he’s still playing.  Entering his fifth season with the Tennessee Titans and…

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June 17, 2018

Wesley Woodyard talks how being a dad impacted his life

Kindsey Bernhard 8:00pm June 17, 2018 6/17/18 Comments Disabled

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The former Kentucky linebacker grew up in a large family and always knew he wanted to have one of his one. Woodyard and his wife, Veronica, are parents to three children: son Greyson, 5, and daughters Noah, 2, and Luca, 1. Woodyard was five years into this NFL career when Greyson was born. Woodyard was…

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June 15, 2018

Kayaune Ross waived by the Indianapolis Colts

Jack Pilgrim 6:15pm June 15, 2018 6/15/18 Comments Disabled

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Former Kentucky wide receiver Kayaune Ross has been waived by the Indianapolis Colts. We have claimed WR Zach Pascal off waivers (from Tennessee) and waived WR Kayaune Ross: https://t.co/tviaOl0odO pic.twitter.com/A1cauzrrf7 — Indianapolis Colts (@Colts) June 15, 2018 Ross earned a roster spot with an impressive performance at the Colts’ rookie mini-camp, signing with the franchise…

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May 18, 2018

Kayaune Ross Inks Free Agency Deal with Indianapolis Colts

Nick Roush 12:00pm May 18, 2018 5/18/18

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Former Kentucky wide receiver Kayaune Ross has signed his first NFL contract.  Ross earned the roster spot with an impressive performance at the Colts’ rookie mini-camp. A junior college transfer, Ross came into his own in 2017 after an injury-plagued first season in Lexington. The 6’6″ wide receiver caught 16 passes for 219 yards last…

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May 12, 2018

Kentucky Wildcats Participate in Rookie Mini-Camps

Nick Roush 4:00pm May 12, 2018 5/12/18

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More than a handful of Kentucky Wildcats are trying to earn a paycheck this weekend at NFL Rookie Mini-Camps. Each NFL team gets two weekends to host camps for prospective and signed first-year players.  A few Wildcats got a head start last weekend.  Offensive tackle Kyle Meadows, who has already signed a free agency deal…

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May 3, 2018

Matt Elam invited to an NFL rookie mini-camp

Drew Franklin 12:57pm May 3, 2018 5/3/18

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Matt Elam’s football career isn’t over just yet. The former UK defensive tackle, one of the most-prized signees of the Mark Stoops’ era, has accepted an invite to participate in the Baltimore Ravens’ rookie mini-camp. Elam and all the other NFL hopefuls will report to their respective mini-camps either this coming weekend or the next,…

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May 1, 2018

Kayaune Ross Earns Rookie Mini-Camp Invitation

Nick Roush 4:00pm May 1, 2018 5/1/18 Comments Disabled

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Kayaune Ross has earned an opportunity to make an NFL roster.  The 6’6″ Kentucky wide receiver has accepted an invitation to the Indianapolis Colts’ rookie mini-camp. Another one of Ross’ fellow receivers, Charles Walker, will participate in the Packers’ mini-camp.  Linebacker Courtney Love will camp with the Browns and Austin MacGinnis will camp with the…

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July 2, 2020

WATCH: Lynn Bowden catching passes in Vegas

Drew Franklin 10:21pm July 2, 2020 7/2/20

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NFL training camps don’t begin until the end of this month, but former Kentucky star Lynn Bowden is already working out with some of his new teammates. Bowden is out in Las Vegas and getting an early jump on establishing a working relationship with his new quarterback, Derek Carr. The two can be seen in…

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June 29, 2020

LOOK: Lonnie Johnson invites child with cancer to Houston Texans game

Jack Pilgrim 9:00pm June 29, 2020 6/29/20

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Former Kentucky defensive back Lonnie Johnson Jr. continues to make a difference both on and off the football field. Last week, Johnson reached out to Andrew, a five-year-old boy in the hospital currently fighting stage three Burkett Lymphoma, and invited him to a Houston Texans game this season. “What’s up Andrew? This is Lonnie Johnson…

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June 28, 2020

Josh Allen looking to lead as the face of the Jaguars defense

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm June 28, 2020 6/28/20

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The Jacksonville Jaguars used this past offseason to clean house and, in the process, they’ve made defensive end Josh Allen the face of the defense. Following a rookie season that saw the former Kentucky standout named as a Pro Bowl reserve, Allen has big shoes to fill after the team’s top pass-rusher, Calais Campbell, was…

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How Randall Cobb can help the Texans

Ty Schadt 2:00pm June 28, 2020 6/28/20 Comments Disabled

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The Houston Texans had an interesting offseason. In what was widely considered a shocking move, GM/Head Coach Bill O’Brien shipped off perennial All-Pro wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Cardinals for running back David Johnson and several picks. When the news broke, fans were reasonably outraged, and the once imposing Texans offense seemed modest at…

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June 24, 2020

WATCH: PFF ranked Lynn Bowden’s top 5 highest graded plays while at Kentucky

Zack Geoghegan 11:00am June 24, 2020 6/24/20

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If you’re in desperate need of some Lynn Bowden Jr. highlights, you already know we’ve got you covered. Pro Football Focus (which should probably consider rebranding to Kentucky Football Focus) recently ranked the five highest-graded plays from Bowden’s tenure at Kentucky – and you’ll likely remember every single one with vivid memories. Ok then ??…

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June 18, 2020

Lynn Bowden makes NFL Players Association Rookie Premiere Class

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:45pm June 18, 2020 6/18/20

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Lynn Bowden hasn’t played a snap in the National Football League yet, but he’s already drawing praise. The NFL Players Association and trading card mogul Panini America included Bowden in the 2020 Rookie Premiere Class, which identifies the 42 most promising young prospects based on position, college performance, draft status and projected overall demand and…

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June 16, 2020

Za’Darius Smith and Josh Allen featured in first look of Madden 21

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm June 16, 2020 6/16/20 Comments Disabled

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Former Kentucky stars Za’Darius Smith and Josh Allen have quickly established themselves as two of the most dominant pass-rushers in the NFL, and today, they were both highlighted as such in the new Madden 21 video game reveal. In the first look of the highly anticipated video game release, several of the NFL’s brightest stars…

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June 10, 2020

Lynn Bowden’s corporate sponsor releases a statement

KSR 3:30pm June 10, 2020 6/10/20 Comments Disabled

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Sword Performance is an athletic hydration company that is based in Lexington and a primary sponsor of Lynn Bowden. Sword released a statement regarding today’s events to Kentucky Sports Radio: Early this morning Sword Performance Inc. was made aware of an incident at a residence in Youngstown, OH where Sword Performance athlete Lynn Bowden Jr.…

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Lynn Bowden’s agency releases statement on this morning’s search

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:22pm June 10, 2020 6/10/20

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Element Sports, the agency that represents Lynn Bowden, has released a statement regarding the search that took place at his grandmother’s house in Youngstown, Ohio this morning. “This morning, a house belonging to a family member of our client, Lynn Bowden Jr., was searched by the DEA in Youngstown, Ohio. Lynn and his young son…

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US Marshals, DEA searching Lynn Bowden’s childhood home in Youngstown (UPDATED)

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:15am June 10, 2020 6/10/20

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According to WKBN, U.S. Marshals and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) are currently searching Lynn Bowden’s childhood home in Youngstown, Ohio. Details are sparse at this point, but Bowden was seen standing on the porch in handcuffs with the other people who were in the house. In the video from WKBN, you can see him…

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