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July 15, 2020

Bud Dupree did not get his long-term deal in Pittsburgh

Drew Franklin 5:45pm July 15, 2020 7/15/20

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4 p.m. today marked the deadline for NFL teams to sign their franchise-tagged players to long-term deals. In Nashville, Derrick Henry signed a four-year deal in the final hour. (Titan Up.) In Cleveland, Myles Garrett agreed to a massive extension to stay on the Browns’ defensive line. In Kansas City, Super Bowl champion Chris Jones…

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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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June 7, 2020

LOOK: A chance to win a Lynn Bowden autograph

Ty Schadt 9:30am June 7, 2020 6/7/20 Comments Disabled

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One lucky follower of Brad Weiss, a Raiders fan and blogger, will win a mini Raiders helmet signed by Lynn Bowden himself. Weiss announced the giveaway on Twitter earlier this week. All you need to do to be considered is follow Brad and retweet the tweet below. OK NATION! Here we go again! I promised…

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June 5, 2020

Josh Allen and son participate in Jacksonville Black Lives Matter march

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:15pm June 5, 2020 6/5/20

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This morning, members of the Jacksonville Jaguars led a march to raise awareness for racial injustice, and one of the figures at the front and center was Josh Allen. The former Kentucky Wildcat, holding his son Wesley, walked from TIAA Bank Field to the Jacksonville Police Department alongside his teammates, coaches, and Jaguars fans wearing…

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Randall Cobb shares thoughts on race in America

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:20am June 5, 2020 6/5/20

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Protests continue across the country following the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, and another former Kentucky Wildcat has stepped up to share his thoughts on race in America. Randall Cobb, now with the Houston Texans, wrote a lengthy post on social media yesterday detailing his struggle with racial injustice, specifically, how…

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June 1, 2020

Josh Allen surprises kindergarten teacher with end-of-year virtual meeting

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm June 1, 2020 6/1/20

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Former Kentucky superstar linebacker Josh Allen is spending his offseason putting smiles on faces. According to News4Jax out of Jacksonville, FL, Allen surprised a local kindergarten teacher with an end-of-year virtual call on the last day of class. After learning of Jacksonville Beach Elementary teacher Lori Cheanvechai’s passion for the University of Kentucky, one of…

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May 25, 2020

Mike Tomlin praises Benny Snell, Bud Dupree, and Lynn Bowden with John Calipari

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm May 25, 2020 5/25/20

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John Calipari’s string of hosting high-profile guests on Coffee With Cal continued this week, as Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin joined the show to break down the Kentucky head coach’s favorite NFL team and discuss several key players the Big Blue Nation should be quite familiar with. Calipari first asked Tomlin about two former Wildcats and…

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May 22, 2020

Kentucky has three of the top 100 players in the NFL

Jack Pilgrim 11:15am May 22, 2020 5/22/20

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The Kentucky football program represents three of the top 100 players in the NFL. In a recent ranking by Pete Prisco of CBS Sports, former Wildcat star pass-rushers Za’Darius Smith, Bud Dupree, and Josh Allen all made the list of top players in the league. Leading the way was Smith of the Packers at No.…

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May 21, 2020

The XFL has a heartbeat

Drew Franklin 4:00pm May 21, 2020 5/21/20

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The XFL — or Austin MacGinnis’ public NFL tryout, as we know it — is trying to make a comeback after the entire league disbanded midway through its first ever season due to the coronavirus. The XFL declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy, but now there are reports that Vince McMahon is trying to buy his own…

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Lynn Bowden Jr. promises to “wake the world up” as a Las Vegas Raider

Jack Pilgrim 3:00pm May 21, 2020 5/21/20

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By the time his Kentucky career came to a close, Lynn Bowden Jr. became the most dynamic playmaker in college football, earning Paul Hornung Award honors as the nation’s most versatile player and being named a first-team All-American as an all-purpose standout. Now, he’s planning to take that elite versatility to Las Vegas where he…

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May 19, 2020

What Sold Jon Gruden on Drafting Lynn Bowden

Nick Roush 10:00am May 19, 2020 5/19/20

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Lynn Bowden Jr. entered the NFL Draft as somewhat of an enigma. Some viewed the exceptional athlete from the University of Kentucky as a jack of all trades and master of none. Vince Marrow saw Bowden’s versatility as a strength at the next level. Not everyone agreed with the Big Dog, but the Las Vegas…

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