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January 7, 2021

Q&A with Jemal Singleton: Meet UK’s new Running Backs and Special Teams Coach

Drew Franklin 11:00pm January 7, 2021 1/7/21

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Jemal Singleton won his first press conference at the University of Kentucky today. The new running backs and special teams coach for Mark Stoops’ football program, Singleton made his first appearance on the job earlier this afternoon, and the new guy really seems to love Kentucky. Already a Kentucky resident, living across the river from…

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Snell’s Pro Day helped lead Jemal Singleton to Lexington: “Easiest move I’ve ever made in coaching”

Jack Pilgrim 5:00pm January 7, 2021 1/7/21

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Back on March 22, 2019, then-Bengals running backs coach Jemal Singleton traveled down I-75 South from Cincinnati to Lexington to watch former UK star Benny Snell work out during Kentucky’s Pro Day. He didn’t know much about the Kentucky football program at the time, but his first visit to campus had him intrigued. Little did…

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How Jemal Singleton’s military background developed his coaching abilities

Nick Roush 4:00pm January 7, 2021 1/7/21

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Being a military brat has its benefits. Kentucky’s new running backs and special teams coach was raised differently, providing unique perspective when he is on the field with aspiring young football players. After bouncing around all over the world, he’s happy to settle down in the Bluegrass. “What brought me to Kentucky was the opportunity…

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Jemal Singleton’s connection to Brad White

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:39pm January 7, 2021 1/7/21

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Kentucky’s new running backs coach and special teams coordinator Jemal Singleton’s journey to Lexington came with the assist of an old friend. The former Cincinnati Bengals assistant has worked with Kentucky’s defensive coordinator Brad White twice, first at Air Force, Singleton’s alma mater, and later on the Indianapolis Colts staff; in fact, in the press…

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Kentucky officially adds Jemal Singleton as running backs coach and special teams coordinator

Nick Roush 9:06am January 7, 2021 1/7/21

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It’s officially, official: Jemal Singleton will be the Kentucky Wildcats next running backs coach and special teams coordinator. Reports initially surfaced on Sunday that the Cincinnati Bengals’ assistant would head down I-75 to join Liam Coen’s first offensive staff. The University of Kentucky confirmed Thursday morning that Singleton will coach the Cats talented group of…

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January 3, 2021

5 things to know about Jemal Singleton, UK’s next running backs coach

Nick Roush 2:00pm January 3, 2021 1/3/21

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Kentucky is going back to the NFL to hire its next assistant coach. Football Scoop reports on the final day of the 2020 regular season that Jemal Singleton will leave the Cincinnati Bengals to coach running backs at the University of Kentucky. He will become the fifth coach on Mark Stoops’ staff with significant NFL…

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Kentucky reportedly plans to add Bengals’ Jemal Singleton as new running backs coach

Zack Geoghegan 11:35am January 3, 2021 1/3/21

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The new offensive coaching staff is starting to finalize itself for head coach Mark Stoops. On Sunday morning, it was reported by Doug Samuels of FootballScoop that current Cincinnati Bengals running back coach Jemal Singleton will accept a position with the Kentucky Wildcats for the same role next season. The 45-year old native of Turkey is…

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