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July 21, 2021

Jacquez Jones brings experience to Kentucky as early SEC intra-conference transfer

Nick Roush 6:00pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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The 2021 college football offseason is the first of the transfer portal era. The concept is not brand new, but this is the first complete offseason where players have seemingly been able to move to and from schools without penalty. Once barred between SEC schools, in June the conference lifted the one-year penalty that put…

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4 Questions with KSR at SEC Media Days 2021: Paul Finebaum

Nick Roush 5:00pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Throughout the 2021 edition of SEC Media Days, Kentucky Sports Radio will be speaking to familiar faces from around the Southeastern Conference. In “4 Questions with KSR,” you’ll hear differing perspectives about where Mark Stoops’ program stands in the SEC pecking order from the most respected names in the business. The voice of the SEC…

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Texas and Oklahoma interested in joining the SEC, per Houston Chronicle report

Drew Franklin 4:12pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Moments before Texas A&M head coach Jimbo Fisher took the stage at SEC Media Days, Texas A&M’s beat writer for the Houston Chronicle dropped a bombshell of an exclusive report to say Texas and Oklahoma have expressed interest in joining the Southeastern Conference. The Chronicle’s Brent Zwerneman spoke to “a high-ranking college official with knowledge…

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KSR’s SEC Media Days Rundown: Vanderbilt Commodores, presented by Shield from Sword Performance

Adam Luckett 3:45pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21 Comments Disabled

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Life is thirsty work, but water and traditional sports drinks just don’t cut it. Created in Kentucky, Sword Performance offers SHIELD, a brand-new innovation in the sports drink world. With bold fruit flavors, balanced electrolytes, and natural ingredients, SHIELD hydrates better and faster than water and quenches thirst for anyone at any time. Go ahead,…

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Analytics allows Lane Kiffin, Ole Miss to play different brand of football

Adam Luckett 2:00pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Seven is greater than three. Everyone knows that from an early age. Yet, in the game of football that can be a hard concept to understand. For decades and decades, football coaches across all levels have played it conservative and taken the points in the kicking game when fourth downs have occurred. However, analytics have…

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Chris Rodriguez on Doak Walker Award Watch List

Nick Roush 12:30pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21 Comments Disabled

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Watch List SZN has been kind to Chris Rodriguez ahead of the 2021 season. The Kentucky running back secured a spot on the watch list for the Maxwell Award, a college football MVP honor that only comes second to the Heisman Trophy. Wednesday morning Rodriguez landed on another watch, this time for the Doak Walk…

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4 Questions with KSR at SEC Media Days 2021: Cole Cubelic

Nick Roush 12:00pm July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Throughout the 2021 edition of SEC Media Days, Kentucky Sports Radio will be speaking to familiar faces from around the Southeastern Conference. In “4 Questions with KSR,” you’ll hear differing perspectives about where Mark Stoops’ program stands in the SEC pecking order from the most respected names in the business. Tuesday afternoon Cole Cubelic predicted…

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KSR’s SEC Media Days Rundown: Tennessee Volunteers, presented by Shield from Sword Performance

Nick Roush 11:00am July 21, 2021 7/21/21 Comments Disabled

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Life is thirsty work, but water and traditional sports drinks just don’t cut it. Created in Kentucky, Sword Performance offers SHIELD, a brand-new innovation in the sports drink world. With bold fruit flavors, balanced electrolytes, and natural ingredients, SHIELD hydrates better and faster than water and quenches thirst for anyone at any time. Go ahead,…

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Darian Kinnard Dyes Hair Blue for SEC Media Days

Nick Roush 10:30am July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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Darian Kinnard rocks Kentucky blue. It’s unknown if he bleeds blue, but he it’s certainly clear that he grows blue hair. The Kentucky All-SEC offensive tackle showed up to SEC Media Days with his signature chains, burly beard and flowing locks. His mane was tamed, but Tuesday afternoon his hair was not black. For SEC…

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Kentucky offense wants ‘physical presence’ in new attack

Adam Luckett 10:00am July 21, 2021 7/21/21

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What does the Kentucky offense look like under new offensive coordinator Liam Coen? That is the million-dollar question. Mark Stoops is now on his fourth offensive coordinator in nine seasons, and the attack that Coen is bringing from the NFL will be quite different than what has been used in Lexington over the last decade.…

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July 27, 2021

Film Room: Jordan Anthony

Adam Luckett 5:00pm July 27, 2021 7/27/21

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After missing out on one Mississippi receiver, Kentucky dipped down into the Magnolia State to find another. On Tuesday, high three-star wideout Jordan Anthony per the 247 Sports Composite pledged to the Wildcats over Ole Miss and Syracuse. Florida State joined the party late by offering Anthony on July 15. In the end, Jon Sumrall…

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Randall Cobb reportedly returning to Green Bay to play with Aaron Rodgers

Jack Pilgrim 3:45pm July 27, 2021 7/27/21

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Randall Cobb is expected to return to the Green Bay Packers to reunite with Aaron Rodgers. NFL radio guru Chris Brockman was the first to report that Cobb to Green Bay is a “done deal,” with Tom Pelissero of NFL Network later confirming that a trade is in the works. source tells me Randall Cobb…

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Darian Kinnard named to Outland Trophy Watch List

Drew Franklin 11:45am July 27, 2021 7/27/21

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No surprise here. Darian Kinnard is one of 80 linemen named to the preseason watch list for the Outland Trophy watch list. Awarded to the top interior lineman on either side of the ball, Kinnard is one of 26 offensive tackles in the early conversation for the 2021 Outland. Kinnard’s new watch list selection can…

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Texas, Oklahoma formally request invitations to join SEC

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:50am July 27, 2021 7/27/21

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Texas and Oklahoma have taken the next step towards joining the Southeastern Conference. This morning, the two schools formally requested invitations to become members of the SEC beginning July 1, 2025, setting up a vote by the SEC’s 14 schools. Eleven schools must approve the addition for it to become official. “Dear Commissioner Sankey,” the…

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July 26, 2021

What People said about Kentucky Football at SEC Media Days

Nick Roush 4:00pm July 26, 2021 7/26/21

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The 2021 edition of SEC Media Days was unlike any other in the Mark Stoops era, and not just because it was filled with conference realignment talk. Typically the event provides the Kentucky football team with bulletin board material. This year the Cats are actually getting respect from well known voices throughout the league. Five…

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What A Week: Catching Up On SEC Media Days

Freddie Maggard 2:00pm July 26, 2021 7/26/21

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There is quite a bit to unpack from last week’s SEC Media Days. I was unable to make the trip to Hoover and was unplugged for the week. So, I’m playing catchup. Nick Roush and Adam Luckett did a fantastic job covering the media-frenzied event. I think it’s safe to say that times are changing…

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Louisville football picked to finish in ACC cellar

Nick Roush 12:00pm July 26, 2021 7/26/21

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It’s a long way to the top for Scott Satterfield’s Louisville football team. Monday morning the ACC unveiled the results of its media day poll and the Cards are at the bottom of the barrel, picked to finish sixth in the ACC Atlantic, only ahead of a Syracuse team that finished 1-10 in 2020. As…

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Texas, Oklahoma Notify Big 12 They Will Not Renew Media Rights

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:55am July 26, 2021 7/26/21

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It’s happening, folks. Texas and Oklahoma just issued a joint statement notifying the Big 12 that they will not renew their grants of media rights, which expire in 2025, the first step in leaving the conference. “The University of Oklahoma and the University of Texas at Austin notified the Big 12 Athletic Conference today that…

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BTI’s Rants and Ramblings: Two Camps of UK Football Fans Right Now

Bryan the Intern 10:00am July 26, 2021 7/26/21

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Kentucky football is in a pretty interesting place in its evolution right now.  The recruiting is rolling, NFL draft picks continue happening at an unprecedented rate, Mark Stoops and Vince Morrow are highly popular within the fanbase, and a new offensive coordinator has rejuvenated some excitement on that side of the ball for the fanbase. …

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July 25, 2021

Turns Out Davion Mintz is NOT Signed to Reebok

Brent Wainscott 5:00pm July 25, 2021 7/25/21

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It appears our context clues have led us astray. After posting some Reeboks on his Instagram story along with the hashtag “partner”, Davion Mintz takes to Twitter to clarify that he is not signed to the ‘bok. I am not signed to reebok — Davion Mintz (@deemintz1) July 24, 2021 This means that a Kentucky…

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