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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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May 18, 2020

Austin MacGinnis is already giving All-Pro answers to NFL questions

Drew Franklin 6:30pm May 18, 2020 5/18/20

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Austin MacGinnis hasn’t even practiced with his new NFL team, the Los Angeles Rams, and he is already showing the leadership and the maturity that it takes to be a winner in the National Football League. MacGinnis is featured in a new story on TheRams.com — the exact domain Ryan Lemond would send you to…

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May 17, 2020

Stenberg is first Detroit rookie to sign his deal

Drew Franklin 7:45pm May 17, 2020 5/17/20

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Of the nine new players the Detroit Lions drafted earlier this month, former Kentucky offensive lineman Logan Stenberg is the first to get his paperwork signed. The Lions’ fourth-round pick in the 2020 draft, Stenberg agreed to a four-year deal with his new team in the NFL, according to his agency, JL Sports. Terms of…

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WATCH: Raiders introduce fans to Lynn Bowden

Ty Schadt 11:00am May 17, 2020 5/17/20

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Nearly a month ago, the Las Vegas Raiders made Lynn Bowden the 80th pick of the 2020 NFL Draft. The First Team All-American’s career at Kentucky blue was a nonstop highlight reel, and Raider fans are expecting similar production when he dons the silver and black. The organization gave their fans a taste of what’s…

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May 15, 2020

Corey Peters starts virtual book club for Arizona high schoolers

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:00pm May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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Former Kentucky defensive lineman Corey Peters has found a way to give back to his community in Arizona during the coronavirus pandemic. Now entering his fifth season with the Arizona Cardinals, Peters will host a virtual book club for Arizona high school students through his foundation, the Peters Education Enrichment Project. “The Corey Peters Playbook”…

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May 13, 2020

Randall Cobb donates $10,000 to Houston Food Bank

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:30am May 13, 2020 5/13/20

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Now a Texan, Randall Cobb is giving back to the city of Houston. Cobb and his wife donated $10,000 to the Houston Food Bank as part of Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman’s #FEEDHOU 24-hour fundraiser on Twitch. Their donation will provide 30,000 meals for those in need. During his 24-hour #FEEDHOU fundraiser. @ABREG_1 had @rcobb18…

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May 10, 2020

LOOK: Best Mother’s Day messages from across the BBN

Maggie Davis 9:00pm May 10, 2020 5/10/20

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It’s Mother’s Day, and plenty of members of the BBN are making sure to give their moms a proper social media shoutout. The Calipari family treated Ellen to roses and breakfast in bed Sunday morning, but Brad isn’t the only former Cat praising his mom online. Here are a few more of the day’s special…

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May 9, 2020

Bears, Texans among teams interested in Pro Bowl guard Larry Warford

Jack Pilgrim 12:00pm May 9, 2020 5/9/20

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When the New Orleans Saints cut three-time Pro Bowl guard Larry Warford on Friday, the former Wildcat instantly became one of the most talented veterans available on the free agent market. Less than 24 hours, the Bears and Texans are just two of the many anticipated franchises to officially express interest. Brad Biggs of the…

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May 8, 2020

Larry Warford is now a free agent

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:15pm May 8, 2020 5/8/20

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Larry Warford’s run with the New Orleans Saints has come to an end. According to Ian Rapoport, the Saints cut the three-time Pro Bowler today, making him one of the top free agents on the market. The Saints paid Warford a $750,000 bonus this spring but will save more than $7 million against the cap…

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May 3, 2020

NFL plans to start season on time, will release 2020 schedule soon

Zack Geoghegan 3:00pm May 3, 2020 5/3/20

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At least one professional sports league plans on maintaining the schedule it already had set in place before the coronavirus pandemic put a halt on life. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN, the NFL plans to start its 2020 season on time with the full schedule set to be released later next week. “We plan…

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April 30, 2020

Lynn Bowden will wear the No. 33 in Las Vegas

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:15pm April 30, 2020 4/30/20

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Heads up for those of you planning to buy a Lynn Bowden Raiders jersey: it will have a 33 on it. Bowden tweeted tonight that he is switching to the No. 33, which goes in line with Raiders General Manager Mike Maylock’s comments that they plan on using him at running back initially. “Ultimately, he’ll…

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