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February 5, 2017

It’s almost time for Super Bowl LI(t), will Jacob Tamme get a ring?

Haley Simpson 5:45pm February 5, 2017 2/5/17 Comments Disabled

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It doesn’t matter if you’re rooting for the cheaters up North or the Cinderella story from the South, we can all come together for one thing today: Jacob Tamme. The tight end won’t be playing in the game due to a season-ending shoulder injury from week 8 against the Green Bay Packers, but he will…

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Taking a look back on the NFL season for former Cats

Haley Simpson 4:00pm February 5, 2017 2/5/17 Comments Disabled

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Jacob Tamme (Tight end), Falcons- Super Bowl 11-5 Tamme suffered a season-ending shoulder injury in week 8 against the Green Bay Packers and had to have surgery to repair it. Before getting sidelined, the tight end was tied for the Falcons’ second best scorer with three touchdown and fourth best with 22 receptions for 210…

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February 2, 2017

Despite injury, Jacob Tamme making the most of the Super Bowl

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:15pm February 2, 2017 2/2/17

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If you’re a Kentucky fan, you should be cheering for the Falcons on Sunday night, not only because the Patriots are smug cheaters but because former Cat Jacob Tamme will be on Atlanta’s sideline. Tamme has been sidelined with a shoulder injury for half of the season, but he still made the trip to Houston…

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January 27, 2017

Farrington Huguenin signs a deal with the Steelers

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:30pm January 27, 2017 1/27/17

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Good news: former Kentucky defensive end Farrington Huguenin just signed a reserves/future contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Huguenin was picked up by the Miami Dolphins after going undrafted last May, signing a three-year, $1.62 million contract; unfortunately, Huguenin suffered an ankle injury in early August and was waived. At Kentucky, he played in 48 games, recording over 90 tackles, 1.5…

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January 22, 2017

Former Cats Prepare for NFL Conference Championships

Kory Henry 2:00pm January 22, 2017 1/22/17 Comments Disabled

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Are you ready for some football!?  Welcome to Championship Sunday! The NFL’s best four teams are about to kickoff, playing to earn their spot in Super Bowl 51. Fortunately for the BBN, both games will feature former Wildcats. The first match-up will be the NFC Championship game between the Green Bay Packers & the Atlanta…

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January 15, 2017

Bud Dupree making plays for the Steelers

Brett Bibbins 10:00pm January 15, 2017 1/15/17 Comments Disabled

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  The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Kansas City Chiefs are just starting the second half of the final playoff game of the weekend, and the Steelers are up 12-7 at this point. Former Cat Bud Dupree is a part of a very athletic Steelers’ defense and he has already been making things happen tonight. Dupree…

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Randall Cobb is moving on in the playoffs!

Brett Bibbins 9:00pm January 15, 2017 1/15/17

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For all of you who have been living under a rock for the past few hours, the Green Bay Packers and the Dalls Cowboys just put on a show in the first of two NFL playoff games. Green Bay ran out to a 21-3 lead before Dallas battled back to tie the game twice within…

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Watch former Cats in the NFL playoffs tonight

Haley Simpson 4:00pm January 15, 2017 1/15/17 Comments Disabled

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It’s been a good week for some former basketball Cats and now its time for some former football Cats to do their thing in tonight’s NFC and AFC divisional games. First at 4:40 p.m. on FOX, Randall Cobb and the Green Bay Packers will be taking on my boys from Dallas. As much as I…

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January 9, 2017

John Calipari on Bud Dupree’s performance yesterday: “He was ridiculous”

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:45pm January 9, 2017 1/9/17 Comments Disabled

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If you missed yesterday’s Steelers/Dolphins game, you missed Bud Dupree’s bone-crushing sack of Matt Moore, which went viral: Bud Dupree knocked Matt Moore back to Miami. Holy cow pic.twitter.com/avtPvEgEKz – NFL Update (@MySportsUpdate) January 8, 2017 Okay, so, yes, that was an illegal hit and Dupree was flagged for roughing the passer, but, thankfully, Moore came back…

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January 8, 2017

Cats in the NFL: Bud Dupree and Randall Cobb in playoff action

Brett Bibbins 11:00pm January 8, 2017 1/8/17

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  Two NFL Playoff games were played today. Two former Cats had big games for their respective teams. Bud Dupree and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat up on the Miami “How in the world did we make the playoffs” Dolphins. In the night game, Randall Cobb and the Green Bay Packers are currently up 21-13 on…

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July 31, 2020

ESPN set to announce new Monday Night Football crew

Jack Pilgrim 2:30pm July 31, 2020 7/31/20

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ESPN’s Monday Night Football crew is getting a brand new batch of talent. After previously deciding to remove Joe Tessitore and Booger McFarland from the broadcast, ESPN has selected Steve Levy, Brian Griese and Louis Riddick for its Monday Night Football broadcasts in 2020, according to NFL insider James Andrew Miller. In the same report, Miller reports…

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July 30, 2020

Lynn Bowden sports Las Vegas Raiders jersey for the first time

Jack Pilgrim 1:00pm July 30, 2020 7/30/20

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Lynn Bowden Jr. is officially a Las Vegas Raider, and now, he has the jersey to show for it. With NFL Training Camp beginning throughout the nation, rookies were the first to arrive at their respective facilities to participate in initial screenings, get fitted for uniforms, and explore their new football home. This week, the…

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July 28, 2020

Larry Warford opting out of season despite multiple offers

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:00pm July 28, 2020 7/28/20

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Three-time Pro Bowler Larry Warford is a free agent with plenty of offers to join a squad for the 2020 season, but he’s electing to sit it out. Adam Schefter is reporting that Warford will opt out of the season to start a family and continue to train. He will reevaluate his options in 2021.…

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Za’Darius Smith makes top 50 of NFL Top 100 Rankings

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:30pm July 28, 2020 7/28/20 Comments Disabled

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Every year, NFL players vote on who they believe are the top 100 players in the league. The NFL Network is rolling out the list all week, and so far, one former Kentucky Wildcat made the cut. Za’Darius Smith made his NFL Top 100 debut at No. 48 after a banner inaugural season with the Green…

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July 27, 2020

Avery Williamson is back to 100%, excited for return to action

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm July 27, 2020 7/27/20 Comments Disabled

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A torn ACL kept former Kentucky linebacker Avery Williamson out for the entire 2019 NFL season, but now, the veteran standout is ready to return to action. In an interview with Hey Kentucky’s Jennifer Palumbo, the New York Jets linebacker said he’s back to “100%” following his season-ending injury suffered back in August of 2019.…

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July 26, 2020

Former Wildcat TJ Carter cut from Arizona Cardinals

Maggie Davis 8:00pm July 26, 2020 7/26/20

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TJ Carter will not be an Arizona Cardinal this season, after all. The former Wildcat signed with the Cardinals back in April after initially going undrafted in the 2020 NFL Draft, but he was announced as one of the 10 players who have been released by the team Sunday afternoon. The team posted the news…

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July 25, 2020

Lynn Bowden Signs Rookie Contract with the Las Vegas Raiders

Nick Roush 4:00pm July 25, 2020 7/25/20

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It’s official: Lynn Bowden is a Las Vegas Raider. Saturday afternoon his agent shared the good news on Twitter shortly after the former Wildcat put pen to paper and secured the bag. Them hard times don’t last moment of my life officially a LAS VEGAS RAIDER this one for Superior ???? pic.twitter.com/rlkv4wqTnT — Lynn Bowden…

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July 24, 2020

NFL, NFLPA reach agreement to start season on time

Zack Geoghegan 8:30pm July 24, 2020 7/24/20

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It’s official, there will be football. Earlier on Friday, it was announced that both the NFL and the NFL Players Association have come to an agreement that will allow the upcoming season to start on time. Recently, players had taken issue with the NFL’s approach to safety concerning the coronavirus and a massive social media…

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July 19, 2020

Randall Cobb among NFL stars calling out league and commissioner

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm July 19, 2020 7/19/20

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The NFL hasn’t been nearly as transparent as its players would like and now they’re collectively speaking out. Around noon on Sunday, as part of a coordinated social media barrage, a massive group of high-profile NFL players, including former Kentucky Wildcat Randall Cobb, sent tweets calling out the league and commissioner Roger Goodell. The tweets…

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Implications of Bud Dupree’s Franchise Tag

Ty Schadt 11:00am July 19, 2020 7/19/20

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Earlier this week, former Kentucky linebacker Bud Dupree and the Pittsburgh Steelers failed to reach a long-term agreement, meaning the five-year veteran will play the upcoming season on the franchise tag. What exactly is the franchise tag, and what does it mean for Dupree’s future in Pittsburgh? The franchise tag is a designation an NFL…

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