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May 28, 2020

Two Theories on Kentucky Football’s Re-Entry System

Freddie Maggard 11:00am May 28, 2020 5/28/20

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Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones broke the story on how the University of Kentucky is planning to bring its football team back to campus. The first phase is to bring back 30-40 players who already are in Kentucky, or never left Lexington during the quarantine, on or about June 8th. The remainder of the roster…

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May 25, 2020

Memorial Day: A Tribute to Fallen Hero Athletes

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm May 25, 2020 5/25/20 Comments Disabled

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At times, we can all be confused by two distinct American holidays: Veteran’s Day and Memorial Day. To clarify, Memorial Day is a federal holiday intended to remember those who died while serving in the armed forces. Veteran’s Day is an official holiday that honors military veterans. Today, Memorial Day cookouts and gatherings will be commonplace.…

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May 24, 2020

Top 5 War Movies for Memorial Day Weekend

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm May 24, 2020 5/24/20

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Memorial Day weekend is much more than cookouts and hot dogs. It’s the time for Americans to honor those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our great country. For those brave souls and their families, thank you so very much. 2020 Memorial Day offers a different experience. Most of America is at home social…

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May 20, 2020

Cats Stay Hot In-State by Landing a ‘Big One’

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm May 20, 2020 5/20/20

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Mark Stoops and company continues its hot streak on in-state prospects.  On Wednesday, UK earned the commitment of North Hardin’s Jordan Lovett. Lovett is a versatile defensive back that can play a plethora of secondary positions. For example, he can line up as a strong or free safety, nickel, or at dime. This multiplicity fits…

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April 29, 2020

Previewing the 2020 edition of Kentucky’s “Big Blue Wall”

Freddie Maggard 4:00pm April 29, 2020 4/29/20 Comments Disabled

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The University of Kentucky offensive line is poised to be one of the top units in college football in 2020. Four starters return from a group that helped set UK’s single-season school records with 3,624 rushing yards, 36 rushing touchdowns, and average 6.3 yards per carry. The foursome was also credited for 167 knockdown blocks…

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April 25, 2020

Kentucky Offers Another Legacy Quarterback

Freddie Maggard 4:30pm April 25, 2020 4/25/20

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Kentucky recently offered a scholarship to 2023 quarterback Jacob Jones. Jones is the son of former Wildcat quarterback Pookie Jones and will be a sophomore at West Jessamine High School.  Pookie Jones is a former Mr. Kentucky Football from Calloway County High School. He played QB in the early 90’s for Bill Curry. The elder…

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Lynn Bowden was Born to be a Raider

Freddie Maggard 2:00pm April 25, 2020 4/25/20

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The NFL franchise that plays with the biggest chip is the Las Vegas Raiders. The player in the 2020 NFL Draft that plays with the biggest chip is Lynn Bowden Jr. In a classic Raider move, Bowden was matched with this perfect fit after being selected by Vegas in the third round. Bowden Jr. joins…

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April 24, 2020

NFL Draft, Day One: Position-by-Position Recap

Freddie Maggard 12:30pm April 24, 2020 4/24/20

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Thursday’s NFL Draft production went as well as expected given all the challenges that accompanied a virtual show. Commissioner Goodell showed more personality than ever before and even managed a wardrobe change as well as a dance. Thirty-two players were taken off the big board. Let’s recap shall we? QUARTERBACKS The Cincinnati Bengals stayed and…

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April 22, 2020

Old School Kentuckians in the NFL Draft

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm April 22, 2020 4/22/20 Comments Disabled

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The 2020 NFL Draft promises to be the most watched and scrutinized selection show in recent memory due to its virtual nature. The University of Kentucky has put several players in the professional ranks over the years. I thought I’d highlight four Kentuckians and teammates of mine that transitioned from Lexington to the pros. You…

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April 17, 2020

Kentucky Football’s Dynamic Duos in 2020

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm April 17, 2020 4/17/20

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There is a significant difference in building a football team and building a football program. Mark Stoops has constructed a sustainable, winning program in Lexington. One measure in differentiating between a team and program is gauging how many elite, or All SEC/All American caliber players are within the same position group on a roster. The…

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May 28, 2020

Two Theories on Kentucky Football’s Re-Entry System

Freddie Maggard 11:00am May 28, 2020 5/28/20

3 categories

1 tag

Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones broke the story on how the University of Kentucky is planning to bring its football team back to campus. The first phase is to bring back 30-40 players who already are in Kentucky, or never left Lexington during the quarantine, on or about June 8th. The remainder of the roster…

Read More

May 25, 2020

Memorial Day: A Tribute to Fallen Hero Athletes

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm May 25, 2020 5/25/20 Comments Disabled

2 categories

1 tag

At times, we can all be confused by two distinct American holidays: Veteran’s Day and Memorial Day. To clarify, Memorial Day is a federal holiday intended to remember those who died while serving in the armed forces. Veteran’s Day is an official holiday that honors military veterans. Today, Memorial Day cookouts and gatherings will be commonplace.…

Read More

May 24, 2020

Top 5 War Movies for Memorial Day Weekend

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm May 24, 2020 5/24/20

2 categories

1 tag

Memorial Day weekend is much more than cookouts and hot dogs. It’s the time for Americans to honor those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our great country. For those brave souls and their families, thank you so very much. 2020 Memorial Day offers a different experience. Most of America is at home social…

Read More

May 20, 2020

Cats Stay Hot In-State by Landing a ‘Big One’

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm May 20, 2020 5/20/20

4 categories

3 tags

Mark Stoops and company continues its hot streak on in-state prospects.  On Wednesday, UK earned the commitment of North Hardin’s Jordan Lovett. Lovett is a versatile defensive back that can play a plethora of secondary positions. For example, he can line up as a strong or free safety, nickel, or at dime. This multiplicity fits…

Read More

April 29, 2020

Previewing the 2020 edition of Kentucky’s “Big Blue Wall”

Freddie Maggard 4:00pm April 29, 2020 4/29/20 Comments Disabled

3 categories

2 tags

The University of Kentucky offensive line is poised to be one of the top units in college football in 2020. Four starters return from a group that helped set UK’s single-season school records with 3,624 rushing yards, 36 rushing touchdowns, and average 6.3 yards per carry. The foursome was also credited for 167 knockdown blocks…

Read More

April 25, 2020

Kentucky Offers Another Legacy Quarterback

Freddie Maggard 4:30pm April 25, 2020 4/25/20

4 categories

4 tags

Kentucky recently offered a scholarship to 2023 quarterback Jacob Jones. Jones is the son of former Wildcat quarterback Pookie Jones and will be a sophomore at West Jessamine High School.  Pookie Jones is a former Mr. Kentucky Football from Calloway County High School. He played QB in the early 90’s for Bill Curry. The elder…

Read More

Lynn Bowden was Born to be a Raider

Freddie Maggard 2:00pm April 25, 2020 4/25/20

4 categories

3 tags

The NFL franchise that plays with the biggest chip is the Las Vegas Raiders. The player in the 2020 NFL Draft that plays with the biggest chip is Lynn Bowden Jr. In a classic Raider move, Bowden was matched with this perfect fit after being selected by Vegas in the third round. Bowden Jr. joins…

Read More

April 24, 2020

NFL Draft, Day One: Position-by-Position Recap

Freddie Maggard 12:30pm April 24, 2020 4/24/20

4 categories

1 tag

Thursday’s NFL Draft production went as well as expected given all the challenges that accompanied a virtual show. Commissioner Goodell showed more personality than ever before and even managed a wardrobe change as well as a dance. Thirty-two players were taken off the big board. Let’s recap shall we? QUARTERBACKS The Cincinnati Bengals stayed and…

Read More

April 22, 2020

Old School Kentuckians in the NFL Draft

Freddie Maggard 9:00pm April 22, 2020 4/22/20 Comments Disabled

4 categories

1 tag

The 2020 NFL Draft promises to be the most watched and scrutinized selection show in recent memory due to its virtual nature. The University of Kentucky has put several players in the professional ranks over the years. I thought I’d highlight four Kentuckians and teammates of mine that transitioned from Lexington to the pros. You…

Read More

April 17, 2020

Kentucky Football’s Dynamic Duos in 2020

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm April 17, 2020 4/17/20

3 categories

5 tags

There is a significant difference in building a football team and building a football program. Mark Stoops has constructed a sustainable, winning program in Lexington. One measure in differentiating between a team and program is gauging how many elite, or All SEC/All American caliber players are within the same position group on a roster. The…

Read More