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July 12, 2020

Consistent strength of UK’s offensive line plays role in Jager Burton’s recruitment

Maggie Davis 9:00pm July 12, 2020 7/12/20

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Jager Burton is an offensive lineman, through and through. That’s why Kentucky is so high on the four-star recruit’s radar – the Cats are serious contenders for the Lexington native, alongside football powerhouses Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Oregon. Although he’ll be taking longer than originally anticipated to make his college decision amid coronavirus restrictions,…

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Lynn Bowden returns to Kentucky for Somerset youth football camp

Maggie Davis 11:00am July 12, 2020 7/12/20

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Lynn Bowden was back in the Bluegrass for a good cause this weekend. The former Wildcat traveled to Somerset, Kentucky to help with a free football clinic for kids in the area on Saturday evening. First through sixth graders participated in the youth clinic, and they each had the chance to play alongside a UK…

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June 21, 2020

UK Football target Jager Burton confirms delayed college decision

Maggie Davis 11:00pm June 21, 2020 6/21/20

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The Wildcats will have to wait a little bit longer for an answer from Kentucky’s top in-state talent. Jager Burton, a four-star talent out of Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington, confirmed Sunday he’ll be taking longer than originally anticipated to make his college decision amid Coronavirus restrictions. The 2021 recruit has had his official…

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June 17, 2020

Jager Burton makes HUGE jump in National Recruiting Rankings

Nick Roush 2:00pm June 17, 2020 6/17/20

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It was only a matter of time before the recruiting services caught up. Jager Burton is now officially a Top 100 recruit. The four-star lineman from Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington jumped 109 spots to No. 61 overall in 247 Sports’ national recruiting rankings. Burton is the third-ranked offensive guard in America according to…

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June 8, 2020

A Quick Update on Jager Burton

Freddie Maggard 3:30pm June 8, 2020 6/8/20

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I caught up with the number one ranked player in Kentucky on Monday. The recruiting process for Jager Burton, Frederick Douglass High School’s four-star offensive guard, has taken many twists and turns, mainly from the influence of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has limited official visits, as well as his teammate Dekel Crowdus’ recent pledge to the…

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June 1, 2020

Why Kentucky? Jager Burton Explains the Appeal of Playing for his Home State School

Nick Roush 12:00pm June 1, 2020 6/1/20

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The foundation of UK’s 2021 football recruiting class is built on homegrown talent. Kentucky would like to add at least one more big name from the Commonwealth, Jager Burton. A four-star recruit, the Frederick Douglass offensive lineman is the top-ranked player in the state and No. 158 player in America, according to Rivals. Burton has…

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May 20, 2020

This ‘Lexington Legends’ recruiting graphic is pretty awesome

Drew Franklin 2:45pm May 20, 2020 5/20/20 Comments Disabled

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Frederick Douglass High School’s Jager Burton is at the top of the recruiting board in Mark Stoops’ office (if the targets are listed from top to bottom in order of priority AND if this board even exists at all) as the top-ranked recruit in the state of Kentucky and one of the last remaining in-state…

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May 15, 2020

Dekel Crowdus hints at a pending commitment. Who could it be?

Nick Roush 12:00pm May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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Good news on the Kentucky football recruiting front has come frequently over the last three weeks. The Cats have picked up five commitments in that short period of time. That does not appear to be slowing down anytime soon. Four days after Dekel Crowdus announced his commitment to the University of Kentucky, the four-star wide…

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May 7, 2020

In-state standout Jager Burton says he’s “getting closer to a decision”

Jack Pilgrim 4:00pm May 7, 2020 5/7/20

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2021 four-star offensive lineman and in-state standout Jager Burton says he is inching closer to a decision. After originally scheduling his highly-anticipated commitment for August 24, the Frederick Douglass HS star then announced he would be backing off of that date due to the coronavirus. Once the dust settled a bit, the 6-foot-4, 271-pound offensive…

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February 20, 2020

Jager Burton’s Relationship with John Schlarman and Vince Marrow

Nick Roush 1:45pm February 20, 2020 2/20/20

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The top-ranked football player in the state is no stranger to the coaches and players at the University of Kentucky. Frederick Douglass High School offensive lineman Jager Burton is the top recruit in the Commonwealth, ranked by Rivals as the No. 149 player overall in the 2021 recruiting class. Before he was an offensive lineman,…

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