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February 7, 2021

Former Cats getting NFL Draft buzz

Ty Schadt 12:00pm February 7, 2021 2/7/21

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While Mike Edwards and the Buccaneers are hours away from taking on the reigning champs in Super Bowl LV, many NFL players are already looking forward to the offseason; most notably the incoming rookie class. Prospects are doing everything they can to raise their draft stock between now and late April, several of whom are…

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January 30, 2021

Jemal Singleton explains how the Senior Bowl can help Jackson and Duffy’s NFL Draft stock

Nick Roush 3:00pm January 30, 2021 1/30/21

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A week of work in Mobile for a pair of former Kentucky Wildcats culminates at today’s Senior Bowl. Center Drake Jackson and punter Max Duffy will be representing UK by wearing the Chrome Domes one more time. What the players put on tape in the game is important. It’s not the only benefit they received…

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January 27, 2021

Drake Jackson is snapping to Mac Jones and beating Marvin Wilson at the Senior Bowl

Nick Roush 4:15pm January 27, 2021 1/27/21

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This week two former Kentucky Wildcats are showing off their talents to NFL coaches and scouts at the Senior Bowl in Mobile. The game will kick off on Saturday, but the most important work happens in practices, meeting and measurements leading into the event. Punter Max Duffy and center Drake Jackson have already logged two…

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January 18, 2021

Three Wildcats among Top 101 College Football Players in 2020

Nick Roush 2:45pm January 18, 2021 1/18/21

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A week after the 2020 college football season officially came to a close, Pro Football Focus has ranked the top 101 players from a year that will not soon be forgotten. PFF, the outlet that grades individual performances from each game, is a big fan of the Wildcats. It’s not surprise that three Kentucky football…

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January 14, 2021

Drake Jackson Accepts Senior Bowl Invitation

Nick Roush 10:30am January 14, 2021 1/14/21

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The best center in Kentucky football history will get one more chance to showcase his talents before the NFL Draft. Drake Jackson revealed late Thursday night that he has accepted an invitation to participate in the 2021 Reese’s Senior Bowl. First played in 1950, the showcase event for college football’s top seniors has provided a platform…

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January 7, 2021

Three Wildcats Earn Phil Steele All-American Honors

Nick Roush 5:30pm January 7, 2021 1/7/21 Comments Disabled

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A day after we discovered that 11 Wildcats were named to Phil Steele’s All-SEC team, three Wildcats secured a spot on the college football prognosticator’s All-American team. One addition may surprise you. Steele named junior offensive tackle Darian Kinnard a fourth team All-American, while senior center Drake Jackson and junior linebacker Jamin Davis were honorable…

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December 30, 2020

“We’re on a business trip.” Drake Jackson explains UK’s mentality ahead of the bowl game.

Drew Franklin 2:00pm December 30, 2020 12/30/20

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Kentucky will have its full roster for the upcoming TaxSlayer Gator Bowl—no new opt-outs, no leaving teammates behind to prepare for the draft or pursue other opportunities. Kelvin Joseph is still gone from his departure prior to the end of the regular season, and reserve cornerback MJ Devonshire transferred to Pitt, but of the guys…

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December 23, 2020

Four Wildcats Earn AP All-SEC Honors

Nick Roush 4:00pm December 23, 2020 12/23/20 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s Big Blue Wall was well represented on the Associated Press’ 2020 All-SEC Team. Three players from UK’s offensive line received the prestigious honor. Offensive tackle Darian Kinnard was Kentucky’s sole first team selection. Landon Young filled the tackle position on the second team alongside Drake Jackson at center. 2019 Ray Guy Award Winner Max…

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December 22, 2020

Four Kentucky players named All-SEC by league’s coaches

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:12am December 22, 2020 12/22/20

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With the regular season now over, the postseason accolades are rolling out. This morning, the league’s coaches named their All-SEC teams and four Kentucky Wildcats received honors, three from the Big Blue Wall. Landon Young was named First Team Offensive Lineman, Darian Kinnard Second Team Offensive Lineman and Drake Jackson Second Team Center. J.J. Weaver…

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December 21, 2020

Four Kentucky Wildcats named Pro Football Focus All-Americans

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:30pm December 21, 2020 12/21/20 Comments Disabled

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Pro Football Focus has been very pro-Kentucky the last few seasons, so it’s no surprise that several Wildcats received postseason praise from the outlet, which focuses on advanced statistics. Four Cats made PFF’s All-American teams, including two integral parts of the Big Blue Wall: Darian Kinnard, First Team Right Tackle Chris Rodriguez, Second Team Running…

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