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December 14, 2018

ESPN: Josh Allen is the 8th best player in College Football

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:30am December 14, 2018 12/14/18

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How good is Josh Allen? He’s Kentucky’s first consensus All-American since 2002 and won three national defensive players of the year awards. This morning, ESPN added more praise to the pile, ranking Allen eighth on their list of the Top 50 players in college football. Unquestionably one of the nation’s best defensive players this season,…

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December 13, 2018

Thursday Football Updates for the UK Fans of the Day

Nick Roush 2:00pm December 13, 2018 12/13/18

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Hello there.  Nice to see you.  I hope you’re feeling well.  There’s a little cold bug flying around Kentucky that bit me about a week ago and will not go away.  Hopefully it’s all shook off before next week when things around the football world really kick back into gear. Six days away from the…

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December 10, 2018

Josh Allen and Bunchy Stallings named First Team AP All-Americans

Nick Roush 12:15pm December 10, 2018 12/10/18

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Two Kentucky Wildcats have earned First Team All-American honors from the Associated Press.  Only Alabama and Clemson have more first team selections. It’s no surprise that less than 24 hours after Josh Allen won his third National Defensive Player of the Year Award, the Kentucky outside linebacker earned AP First Team All-American honors.  It’s Bunchy…

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December 9, 2018

Josh Allen received ZERO votes on final Heisman ballot

Jack Pilgrim 6:00pm December 9, 2018 12/9/18

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Last night, Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray took home the Heisman Trophy, winning the award over Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa and Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins. The big debate was between Murray and Tagovailoa, but most assumed throughout the season the most prestigious award in college football would come down to those three finalists. From there, the other contenders at…

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December 7, 2018

Friday night Kentucky football insider notes

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm December 7, 2018 12/7/18

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Good evening, everyone! I hope you all have had a great Friday and are looking forward to the weekend. With (unfortunately) no Kentucky football game on Saturday, I have decided to update the BBN on some things within the program to hopefully help with your football fix. We’ll wait a little while for some of…

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Josh Allen’s Decisions Set Examples for Players across the Country

Nick Roush 10:45pm December 7, 2018 12/7/18

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Two significant decisions by Josh Allen dramatically altered the course of Kentucky football history. Last year Allen decided to return to Kentucky for his senior season.  That decision reshaped record books and helped put Kentucky in the Citrus Bowl.  His decision to play in the Citrus Bowl could give the program its first ever bowl…

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Mark Stoops Expects Double Digit NFL Draft Picks

Nick Roush 5:30pm December 7, 2018 12/7/18

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After an atypical NFL Draft drought, Mark Stoops expects his senior class to make history in April. After having discussions with various NFL scouts, Kentucky’s head coach believes 11-12 players will be taken in the 2019 NFL Draft.  That estimation includes two juniors, running back Benny Snell and offensive guard Logan Stenberg, who have requested…

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Today on KSR: Josh Allen is your National Defensive Player of the Year

Jack Pilgrim 9:00am December 7, 2018 12/7/18

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Before we get into the nitty gritty of things, let’s take a moment to celebrate the best darn defensive player in the nation. On Thursday evening, Kentucky star pass-rusher Josh Allen took home the Chuck Bednarik Award, given annually to the best defensive player in college football.  The best part of it all? Allen won…

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December 6, 2018

Film Room: Jared Casey

Adam Luckett 10:54pm December 6, 2018 12/6/18

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For the second time in a week, Kentucky has reeled in another recruit from the city of Louisville that will play in the front seven. After landing the services of hybrid defensive end/linebacker JJ Weaver, Mark Stoops and Vince Marrow picked up a pledge from a versatile linebacker today. Jared Casey hails from Ballard High…

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DeAndre Square named to SEC All-Freshman Team

Nick Roush 11:20am December 6, 2018 12/6/18

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Kentucky’s top ten defense was led be an experienced group of seniors, but one young star shined bright. True freshman DeAndre Square was selected to the SEC’s All-Freshman Team after recording a tackle in every game of the 2018 season. The Michigan native impressed Kentucky’s coaches as soon as he stepped on campus in January.…

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