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March 11, 2020

Wildcat Running Backs Then and Now

Freddie Maggard 5:00pm March 11, 2020 3/11/20

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Benny Snell Jr. left Kentucky for the Pittsburgh Steelers as the program’s all-time leader in rush-yards (3,873) and touchdowns (48). Considered the best running back in school history, Snell was preceded by a collection of rushers whose status has remained unprecedented and rarely discussed. Kentucky had a string of six running backs selected in the…

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November 20, 2019

A Few Things You Should Know from UK Football Practice

Nick Roush 11:30am November 20, 2019 11/20/19 Comments Disabled

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Tuesday evening the Kentucky football team went outside for practice to prepare for Saturday’s game against UT-Martin. Following the win at Vanderbilt, Kentucky’s offensive coordinator was pleased with what he saw on film from his unit. “We are doing a really job of communicating. We’re getting much better at identifying (defenses),” said Eddie Gran. “I…

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October 19, 2019

Injury Updates on Kash Daniel and Kavosiey Smoke

Nick Roush 10:06pm October 19, 2019 10/19/19

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Two key contributors for Kentucky were forced to leave the Sanford Stadium field Saturday night against Georgia. Kavosiey Smoke exited the game during the first half at the end of a five-yard run. Mark Stoops revealed after the game the redshirt freshman running back injured the AC joint in his shoulder. Smoke’s status moving forward…

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September 25, 2019

How Jake Bentley almost made Kavosiey Smoke a South Carolina Gamecock

Nick Roush 2:00pm September 25, 2019 9/25/19

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This Saturday Kavosiey Smoke will face a school he once considered attending, thanks to South Carolina’s injured star quarterback. Before rising through the college ranks, Kavosiey Smoke was a star running back at Wetumpka High School in Alabama. About an hour to the east, Jake Bentley was making headlines as four-star quarterback at Opelika High…

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September 8, 2019

Kavosiey Smoke is on another level

Hayden Hooper 5:00pm September 8, 2019 9/8/19

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My big takeaway from last night’s victory over Eastern Michigan is one man: Kavosiey Smoke. After a big game last Saturday, he showed why it wasn’t a fluke. He is here to stay and let me tell you, he has a monstrous talent. For the second straight game in this young Kentucky football season, Smoke…

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September 1, 2019

There Isn’t a Better Name in Sports Than ‘Kavosiey Smoke’

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm September 1, 2019 9/1/19

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Kentucky running back Kavosiey Smoke is making a name for himself already. Or rather, his own name is making him a name for himself. The redshirt freshman is a part of the Wildcats replacement plan for Benny Snell, who was selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the fourth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. Smoke, along…

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Does Kentucky have another amazing running back trio?

Hayden Hooper 8:00pm September 1, 2019 9/1/19

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FINALLY!! Football was back on Saturday and it was the best feeling in the world. A lot happened but nothing came out of Kroger Field cleaner than the running back trio of AJ Rose, Christopher Rodriguez, and Kavosiey Smoke. Is this the next best UK trio since Benny Snell Jr, Jojo Kemp, and Boom Williams?…

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August 18, 2019

A New Offense for Football should be Exciting

Jonathan Howard 3:00pm August 18, 2019 8/18/19

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We are less than two weeks from the season-opening kickoff at Kroger Field against Toledo. Nick Roush has been reporting from practices and scrimmages this summer and while this team lost a lot of really good football players, a lot of the reports have been positive about this year’s team. Vince Marrow has been teasing…

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June 23, 2019

How to replace Benny Snell

Hayden Adams 4:00pm June 23, 2019 6/23/19

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As sad as it is for UK fans to hear, Benny Snell is gone. He’s taken his school records 48 career touchdowns and 3,873 career rushing yards (and his whirring mouthpiece) to the Pittsburgh Steelers. While Kentucky is losing a lot of veterans next season, including their entire starting secondary, Snell’s presence and leadership will…

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December 17, 2018

12 Days of Bowlmas: Young Running Backs get Time to Shine in Bowl Prep

Nick Roush 3:00pm December 17, 2018 12/17/18

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For the third straight season, Kentucky will get 15 extra practices in the month of December.  An integral aspect of program development, it’s the perfect opportunity for young players to make significant improvements. Before he was elected a team captain, Kash Daniel spent the last two bowl practices earning his teammates’ trust. “I looked at…

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