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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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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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September 26, 2016

Late Night Notes to Distract You from the Debate

Nick Roush 10:00pm September 26, 2016 9/26/16

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Even though Fake Barney tempted me to pull the trigger on a Presidential Debate LIVE Blog, I listened to the commenters’ cries, “STICK TO SPORTS!”  For those sick of the politics, here are some sports. Rich Brooks had a Busy Weekend After getting inducted into the UK Hall of Fame, he hopped on a plane…

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September 25, 2016

Cats in the NFL: Week 3 Edition

Brett Bibbins 9:00pm September 25, 2016 9/25/16

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Since Wesley Woodyard was elected into the UK Athletics Hall of Fame this weekend, let’s start with his and Avery Williamson’s game for the Titans. Tennessee fell to the Oakland Raiders by the score of 17-10. Woodyard accumulated 3 tackles, while Williamson racked up 9 tackles and had an interception as well. Avery Williamson with…

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September 22, 2016

Wesley Woodyard made a young Detroit fan’s day

Drew Franklin 5:00pm September 22, 2016 9/22/16

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A young Detroit Lions fan is now a fan of the Tennessee Titans after a pre-game interaction with his Lions’ opponent in the stadium tunnel last Sunday. The little fella was looking for a couple of high-fives as the Titans took the field but he got more than he bargained for as Wesley Woodyard passed…

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September 20, 2016

Danny Trevathan is Sidelined with a Thumb Injury

Nick Roush 7:00pm September 20, 2016 9/20/16 Comments Disabled

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More bad news for Cats in the NFL. John Fox told reporters today that Danny Trevathan injured his thumb during last night’s Monday Night Football game against the Eagles.  He will have surgery tomorrow but Fox doesn’t consider the injury a season-ender. After winning a Super Bowl for the Broncos, he made bank by signing with the…

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September 18, 2016

Cats in the NFL: Jacob Tamme Steps Up for the Falcons

Brett Bibbins 9:00pm September 18, 2016 9/18/16 Comments Disabled

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With the UK football team picking up a win yesterday, it made NFL Sunday a little easier to sit through as my Bengals fell to the team who shall not be named from Pittsburgh. Let’s take a look at what some of the former Wildcats did in their NFL action today. Jacob Tamme picked up…

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September 13, 2016

The NFL will not fine Avery Williamson for his 9/11 tribute cleats

Drew Franklin 5:47pm September 13, 2016 9/13/16

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Avery Williamson wore custom-made 9/11 anniversary cleats during Sunday’s home opener in Nashville, despite being advised by the NFL not to do so. The cleats, made by True Blue Customs in Lexington, had “9-11-01” on the left shoe (with the “11” in the shape of the World Trade Center), with “Never Forget” on the right. Williamson…

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September 8, 2016

Bud Dupree underwent surgery on muscle injury

Drew Franklin 11:29am September 8, 2016 9/8/16 Comments Disabled

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The Steelers placed Bud Dupree on the injured reserve list over the weekend with a “core muscle injury” and today he had a successful surgery on said injury. The former Wildcat shared a post-surgery photo with the caption: “GOD got me!! Surgery was a success thanks for all the prayers…Now it’s on to the road to recovery!”…

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September 6, 2016

Tim Couch featured in new Bud Light commercial

Drew Franklin 8:00pm September 6, 2016 9/6/16

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Bud Light has a new commercial to introduce its new NFL-themed cans for all 32 league teams, and there is a familiar face in the ad. Kentucky’s own Tim Couch makes a brief appearance as the commercial asks Browns fans, “Can your can finally get a quarterback?” See the entire commercial below:

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