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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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October 27, 2019

Saturday was only the beginning for Kentucky’s young defense

Maggie Davis 3:00pm October 27, 2019 10/27/19

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Mark Stoops and Brad White hinted all week about younger players on the team potentially earning some playing time during Saturday’s game between Kentucky and Missouri. They were right. UK’s two highest-rated signees from the class of 2019 – Jared Casey and JJ Weaver – both saw the field Saturday night. Weaver, an outside linebacker…

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August 12, 2019

Meet the Rookies: Jared Casey

Nick Roush 9:00pm August 12, 2019 8/12/19

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In March of 2018, few knew the name Jared Casey. When he ultimately chose to commit to Kentucky, he was one of the most sought after recruits in America. To call Casey an “under the radar” prospect would be an injustice to radar. The Louisville linebacker was unheard of as a sophomore at Trinity. After…

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April 16, 2019

Jared Casey made progress in his first semester of Kentucky Football

Nick Roush 5:00pm April 16, 2019 4/16/19

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Weeks after Josh Allen concluded his historic career, Jared Casey enrolled at the University of Kentucky. The highest-ranked prospect in Mark Stoops’ 2019 class came to Kentucky to fill Allen’s massive shoes. That did not happen right away. “They throw you into the fire. You gotta adjust real quick,” Casey said following the Blue/White Game.…

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December 6, 2018

Jared Casey Commits to KENTUCKY

Nick Roush 10:55pm December 6, 2018 12/6/18

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If you heard the following sentence five years ago, you probably would have laughed: Kentucky football has successfully flipped a four-star linebacker from Oregon. Two months after he initially committed to the Oregon Ducks, Louisville Ballard’s Jared Casey announced he will be a Kentucky Wildcat. ?% Committed To The UNIVERSITY Of KENTUCKY #BBN??? #KeepDøubtingM? pic.twitter.com/iSNALHTuMi…

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Vince Marrow Celebrates Jared Casey’s Commitment with a Mic Drop

Nick Roush 5:45pm December 6, 2018 12/6/18

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The Big Dog is howling. Kentucky’s lead recruiter rolled the dice and landed four-star linebacker Jared Casey this afternoon.  Vince Marrow has now successfully recruited four players from the city of Louisville for Kentucky’s 2019 class. The timing of the announcement was impeccable.  Yesterday the Big Blue Nation reeled when Kentucky’s Mr. Football de-committed from…

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Today on KSR: Jared Casey Decision Day

Nick Roush 9:00am December 6, 2018 12/6/18

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One four-star recruit is gone, but there’s another on the horizon.  This evening at 5:00 pm Jared Casey will announce his college commitment on Twitter. Casey took an unconventional journey to Division-I football.  The explosive linebacker started his high school career at Trinity.  After two years he transferred to Ballard, but was stuck on the…

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November 30, 2018

Jared Casey Sets New Commitment Date

Nick Roush 11:47am November 30, 2018 11/30/18

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Four-star linebacker Jared Casey is ready to make a decision. Two days ago, the Louisville Ballard prospect de-committed from Oregon.  The decision came shortly after Casey hosted Vince Marrow for an in-home visit.  After weighing his options, Casey will announce his commitment next Thursday, December 6. The timing is certainly in Kentucky’s favor for the…

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November 27, 2018

Jared Casey decommited from Oregon, back on UK’s board

Drew Franklin 6:51pm November 27, 2018 11/27/18

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There is some big news on the UK football front regarding an in-state prospect who is having second thoughts about leaving the Bluegrass. According to Justin Rowland over at CatsIllustrated.com, four-star linebacker Jared Casey has de-committed from Oregon, only one day removed from an in-home visit with the Kentucky coaching staff. The Louisville Ballard star…

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