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February 20, 2020

PFF names top returning SEC linemen and four of them play for Kentucky

Drew Franklin 11:15am February 20, 2020 2/20/20

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Ladies, eyes down here. Men, you too. Brent Rollins from Pro Football Focus revealed the Southeastern Conference’s highest-graded returning offensive lineman, according to PFF, and four of the nine players named are on the Big Blue Wall. Darrian Kinnard is the league’s top returning lineman with an 89.2 grade. He started all 13 games at…

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January 22, 2020

Three of PFF’s 30 best offensive linemen are on the Big Blue Wall (and Landon Young isn’t one of them)

Drew Franklin 2:00pm January 22, 2020 1/22/20

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Pro Football Focus named its Top 30 Offensive Linemen Returning To College Football In 2020, and three of them will be blocking for Terry Wilson and the UK backfield next year. That’s crazy. Even crazier: Landon Young is not one of them. PFF listed Darian Kinnard, Drake Jackson and Luke Fortner among the best O-linemen…

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January 17, 2020

Lynn Bowden, Landon Young named to USA Today All-Bowl Team

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:15am January 17, 2020 1/17/20

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Lynn Bowden has been racking up the All-Bowl honors this week, but another Kentucky Wildcat has also been honored for his performance in the Belk Bowl. Bowden and Landon Young were named to USA Today’s All-Bowl Team, Bowden at the all-purpose position and Young at offensive line. “Young led Kentucky with eight knockdown blocks in the…

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January 2, 2020

WATCH: Landon Young at the Sugar Bowl

Drew Franklin 4:15pm January 2, 2020 1/2/20

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Landon Young flew from the Belk Bowl to the Sugar Bowl to be honored as a member of the 2019 Allstate AFCA (American Football Coaches Association) Good Works Team, for which he was also named the team captain. Young was one of 22 college football players selected to the team that celebrates volunteer work outside…

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December 12, 2019

WATCH: Landon Young at College Football Awards

Drew Franklin 8:17pm December 12, 2019 12/12/19

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Landon Young made an appearance at the Home Depot College Football Awards show in Atlanta as a representative of the 2019 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team. Young was selected as the captain of the 22-person team, a true honor for the Lexington native who knows the importance of giving back to his community. Hear what…

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December 4, 2019

Landon Young named to SEC Community Service Team

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:45pm December 4, 2019 12/4/19

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Landon Young isn’t just a great football player; he’s a pretty great human being as well. Today, the junior offensive tackle was named to the Southeastern Conference Community Service Team. He’s also one of just 11 FBS players on the 2019 Allstate AFCA (American Football Coaches Association) Good Works Team and was a nominee for…

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October 25, 2019

Landon Young Named Wuerffel Trophy Nominee

Jack Pilgrim 1:00pm October 25, 2019 10/25/19

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Kentucky junior offensive tackle Landon Young is one of 98 nominees for The Wuerffel Trophy, known as “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service.” Named after 1996 Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback and Florida star Danny Wuerffel, the Wuerffel Trophy is awarded to the FBS player that best combines exemplary community service with athletic and academic achievement.…

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October 14, 2019

Injury Updates on Sawyer Smith, Landon Young

Nick Roush 1:05pm October 14, 2019 10/14/19

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Two days after Kentucky’s victory over Arkansas, Mark Stoops shared a few injury updates. Sawyer Smith has received all the shine as of late, so let’s start with Landon Young. Kentucky’s starting left tackle was slow to get up after Lynn Bowden was sacked late in the fourth quarter. Like almost every ankle injury, the…

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September 12, 2019

Landon Young named to Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am September 12, 2019 9/12/19 Comments Disabled

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Landon Young isn’t just a great football player; he’s a pretty great human being as well. This morning, UK announced that the junior offensive tackle has been named to the 2019 Allstate AFCA (American Football Coaches Association) Good Works Team, an annual honor given to college football players for the impact they make off the…

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September 9, 2019

Landon Young named SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week

Drew Franklin 12:10pm September 9, 2019 9/9/19 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s Landon Young picked up his team’s first SEC Player of the Week honor of the season as he was picked as the league’s Offensive Lineman of the Week for his performance against Eastern Michigan. In that convincing Week 2 victory in Lexington, Young led the team with seven knockdown blocks and 24 blocks at…

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