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May 26, 2021

DeAndre Square Leads Kentucky’s Defense

Freddie Maggard 12:30pm May 26, 2021 5/26/21

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DeAndre Square is Kentucky’s most irreplaceable and essential defender going into the 2021 season. Square will be called upon to lead Brad White’s unit and be asked to increase production following Jamin Davis’ early departure to the NFL.  DeAndre Square is an unquestionable leader that has played a ton of meaningful snaps during his stay…

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May 14, 2021

Kentucky has big questions to answer at inside linebacker

Adam Luckett 3:00pm May 14, 2021 5/14/21

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To say Kentucky has had a very good run at inside linebacker would be an understatement. The Wildcats have produced three draft picks at the position during the Mark Stoops era — Avery Williamson, Josh Forrest, Jamin Davis — to go along with a handful of All-SEC honors. The defense has consistently gotten very solid…

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March 26, 2021

4-star DT Deone Walker showing NFL potential, Kentucky in the mix

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm March 26, 2021 3/26/21

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Deone Walker likens the explosion in his recruitment to that of his favorite anime character: Ken Kaneki. Kaneki, the main protagonist of the popular anime series Tokyo Ghoul, is a hard worker who met a drastic change in his life that ultimately led him to improve as a person while helping protect others. While it’s a…

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March 18, 2021

WATCH: Brad White after conditioning and No. 5 DeAndre Square

Nick Roush 6:00pm March 18, 2021 3/18/21

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Brad White’s opening statement left much to be desired. He could hardly catch his breath after Kentucky’s second spring practice of the 2021 season. That’s because he participated in some post-practice conditioning alongside his linebackers. “Sorry if I’m a little bit winded,” White said, “Trying to get in shape myself.” Despite the somewhat unexpected departure…

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Kentucky’s New Offense is helping the Wildcats’ Defense Raise the Bar

Nick Roush 1:00pm March 18, 2021 3/18/21

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Kentucky’s pass-catchers and quarterbacks aren’t the only ones benefitting from the Wildcats’ new offense. Two days into spring practice, Liam Coen’s new scheme has made Brad White’s experienced defense step up their level of play at the Joe Craft Football Training Facility. “It’s been a really good first two days,” UK’s defensive coordinator said Thursday.…

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October 31, 2020

Injury Report: “Three ankles and a knee” to worry about

Drew Franklin 4:13pm October 31, 2020 10/31/20

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Kentucky began the game with Terry Wilson on the sideline in street clothes beneath his No. 3 jersey, and he was soon joined by the other No. 3, cornerback Cedrick Dort, who started and then needed a boot over his right ankle before halftime. Dort was the first of four concerning injuries against the Bulldogs.…

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September 26, 2020

WATCH: Mark Stoops, Terry Wilson and DeAndre Square share what went wrong (and right) at Auburn

Nick Roush 5:30pm September 26, 2020 9/26/20

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Spirits were not very high in the Kentucky locker room following the Wildcats’ 29-16 loss to Auburn. Mark Stoops saw a few things he liked, but to beat the No. 8 team in the country you cannot make the kind of mistakes UK made Saturday afternoon at Jordan-Hare Stadium. “I’m disappointed in the outcome. We…

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July 22, 2020

DeAndre Square is changing numbers again

Drew Franklin 11:00am July 22, 2020 7/22/20

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DeAndre Square will wear a third jersey number in his third season at Kentucky. The Cats’ inside linebacker is changing from No. 17 to No. 5 for his junior season, so update your rosters at home. “Lol this is the last switch I promise #BBN,” Square tweeted Wednesday morning. It was around this time last…

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June 27, 2020

Developing Depth During a Pandemic: A Look Inside UK’s Inside Linebackers Room

Nick Roush 10:00pm June 27, 2020 6/27/20

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The D-word is a curse word for Kentucky’s inside linebackers. No, not that D-Word. “Depth” in Jon Sumrall’s meeting room is the only thing that can slow down Mark Stoops’ defense this fall. In his first year as defensive coordinator, Brad White’s defense finished ranked in the top 20 nationally in three of the four…

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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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