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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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October 6, 2016

Jimmy Fallon gave Randall Cobb a superlative on “The Tonight Show” last night

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:30pm October 6, 2016 10/6/16 Comments Disabled

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The Green Bay Packers play the New York Giants on NBC’s Sunday Night Football this week, and to celebrate, “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon did his thing by handing out superlatives to players on both teams. Which superlative did UK Football legend Randall Cobb receive? “Most Likely to Be Either 20, 30, or 80 Years Old,”…

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October 1, 2016

Avery Williamson Named One of Nashville’s Most Beautiful People

Nick Roush 2:30pm October 1, 2016 10/1/16

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Former Kentucky linebacker Avery Williamson has a lot of things going for him.  Add “one of the most beautiful people in Nashville” to that extensive list. The Tennessee Titan will be featured in the October issue Nashville Lifestyles as one of the Music City’s 25 most beautiful people.  His teammates have been teasing him, calling him…

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September 27, 2016

Jacob Tamme on last night’s show of unity at the Falcons/Saints game

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:15pm September 27, 2016 9/27/16 Comments Disabled

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Lost in the debate drama last night was this emotional moment before the Falcons/Saints Monday Night Football game in New Orleans. Yesterday was the 10-year anniversary of the first post-Hurricane Katrina game at the Super Dome, and during the national anthem, both teams put the rivalry aside to come together in a ring of unity at midfield:…

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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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