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July 28, 2020

Za’Darius Smith makes top 50 of NFL Top 100 Rankings

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:30pm July 28, 2020 7/28/20 Comments Disabled

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Every year, NFL players vote on who they believe are the top 100 players in the league. The NFL Network is rolling out the list all week, and so far, one former Kentucky Wildcat made the cut. Za’Darius Smith made his NFL Top 100 debut at No. 48 after a banner inaugural season with the Green…

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July 17, 2020

Za’Darius Smith named NFL’s top edge defender by USA Today

Zack Geoghegan 9:30pm July 17, 2020 7/17/20

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I don’t know who Doug Farrar is, but we should all love him unconditionally. For USA Today’s Touchdown Wire, Farrar tabbed former Kentucky Wildcat and current Green Bay Packers outside linebacker, Za’Darius Smith, as the TOP edge defender in the entire NFL for the coming season, and he doesn’t believe it will be a particularly close…

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April 24, 2020

Za’Darius Smith Gave Away a Bunch of Free Pizzas to Local Kids

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm April 24, 2020 4/24/20 Comments Disabled

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How much more proof do we need that Za’Darius Smith is the nicest human being on the planet? Earlier on Friday, the former Kentucky defensive end and current Green Bay Packer set out on a simple mission with a big promise: give as many kids as possible in the Greenville, AL area a free large pizza…

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February 27, 2020

Matt LaFleur shares what Za’Darius Smith brought to the Green Bay Packers

Nick Roush 12:00pm February 27, 2020 2/27/20 Comments Disabled

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A year after Za’Darius Smith signed with Green Bay, it’s plain to see both parties benefitted from the move.. The former Kentucky edge rusher spent the first four years of his professional football with the Baltimore Ravens. After recording career-highs in tackles (45) and sacks (8.5), Big Z tested the free agency market. There he…

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January 24, 2020

LOOK: Josh Allen and Za’Darius Smith at the Pro Bowl

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm January 24, 2020 1/24/20 Comments Disabled

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The NFL’s Pro Bowl kicks off this Sunday at 3 p.m. on ESPN and three former Kentucky Wildcats will be in participation. New Orleans’ Larry Warford, Green Bay’s Za’Darius Smith, and Jacksonville’s Josh Allen are all down in Orlando, Fl as we speak, preparing for the weekend’s festivities. But before they can take the field on national…

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January 21, 2020

Snubbed no more, Za’Darius Smith is going to the Pro Bowl

Nick Roush 1:00pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Za’Darius Smith’s call-to-action worked. Playing in his first playoff game for the Green Bay Packers, the former Kentucky Wildcat revealed a message to the viewing audience after he pulled down Russell Wilson in the NFC Divisional Round. Give my guy Za’Darius Smith what he deserves! #SNUBBED#GoPackGo pic.twitter.com/sFJSND5DeG — Kyle ?? (@KyleNYY) January 13, 2020 Smith…

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December 24, 2019

Za’Darius Smith Destroyed the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football

Nick Roush 1:00pm December 24, 2019 12/24/19

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Za’Darius Smith will give Kirk Cousins nightmares for years to come. The former Kentucky Wildcat put on a show for a national television audience on Monday Night Football, pushing the Packers to a 23-10 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. Big Z had so much fun sacking the Vikings’ quarterback, he did it over and over…

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December 22, 2019

Cats in the NFL Week 16 Preview

Eli Mitchell 11:00am December 22, 2019 12/22/19 Comments Disabled

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The regular season of the NFL year is coming to an end as Week 16 games continue today with seven former Kentucky players in action. Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Jets (Benny Snell Jr., Bud Dupree) The Steelers are hoping to get back on track this week as they must win to secure the sixth…

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December 6, 2019

Za’Darius Smith leads the NFL in Quarterback Hits

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:00pm December 6, 2019 12/6/19 Comments Disabled

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We don’t talk nearly enough about Za’Darius Smith around here. In his first season in Green Bay, the former Cat has ten sacks, which is tied for sixth in the league, and 28 quarterback hits, the most of any player in the league. According to PackersWire, if Za’Darius continues at this rate, he’ll finish the…

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November 25, 2019

Cats in the NFL: Week 12 Recap

Brett Bibbins 10:30am November 25, 2019 11/25/19

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We had eight total former Kentucky Wildcats playing in NFL games this weekend. Let’s take a look at how those former Cats fared in today’s action. Pittsburgh Steelers 16 – Cincinnati Bengals 10 The Pittsburgh Steelers traveled to Cincinnati where former Cats, Bud Dupree and Benny Snell Jr, could play in front of a lot…

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