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Quick hits from Media Day

From a steamy Commonwealth Stadium: Signees Bubba Tandy and David Washington will go to junior college. Freshman wide receiver Nile Daniel is finishing up some academic requirements, but Coach Joker Phillips feels “comfortable and confident that that should get done.” … Continue reading

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Joker press conference notes

-The big news was the announcement that junior walk-on Luke McDermott, a Trinity product, would start at defensive tackle. The 6-foot-1, 265-pound McDermott has played in just six career games, but judging by the reaction from Monday’s press luncheon, he … Continue reading

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Cobble ineligible

University of Kentucky redshirt freshman defensive tackle Mister Cobble will miss the 2010 season due to academics, Coach Joker Phillips announced at Media Day on Friday. The 6-foot, 321-pound Cobble had been penciled in as a starter after an impressive … Continue reading

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Locke endorses Hartline

Kentucky senior running back Derrick Locke said at SE’C Media Days on Wednesday that he believes senior Mike Hartline should be the Wildcats’ starting quarterback. Hartline had a slight lead over sophomore Morgan Newton and redshirt freshman Ryan Mossakowski at … Continue reading

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Cobb nominated for 2010 AFCA Good Works Team

Kentucky junior Randall Cobb has been nominated for the 2010 Allstate AFCA Good Works team, which recognizes community service. Cobb, who was named to the All-SEC Coaches First Team on Tuesday, has participated in numerous community service projects. Following a … Continue reading

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Brooks, UK players ready to erase bad taste from Florida debacle

Kentucky coach Rich Brooks and the UK players all say they’re ready to take on No. 3 Alabama and put up a better showing than they did in Saturday’s 41-7 loss to top-ranked Florida. It will be the highest-ranked back-to-back … Continue reading

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Jarmon Named to Lott Trophy Watch List

Kentucky senior defensive end Jeremy Jarmon has been named to the 2009 Lott Trophy Watch List, it was announced today by Ronnie Lott at a luncheon in Newport Beach, Ca. The Watch List is made up of 42 of the … Continue reading

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More honors for Lindley

University of Kentucky junior cornerback Trevard Lindley has been named third-team All-America  by Phil Steele’s College Football. Lindley  has four interceptions and 11 pass breakups this season.  He leads the Southeastern Conference and ranks 14th nationally in total passes defended … Continue reading

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Six Cats named to Phil Steele’s All-SEC team

Six University of Kentucky players were named to the All-SEC team selected by Phil Steele’s College Football. Cornerback Trevard Lindley was a first-team pick, with offensive tackle Garry Williams, defensive tackle Myron Pryor, defensive end Jeremy Jarmon, and linebackers Micah … Continue reading

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Masthay Named First-Team Academic All-American

UK senior punter/kicker Tim Masthay has been named first-team Academic All-America as sponsored by ESPN The Magazine and elected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. It’s the second consecutive first-team Academic All-America selection for Masthay, who has a … Continue reading

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