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More on Kentucky’s early enrollees

Kentucky formally announced its four early enrollees and two transfers on Wednesday. All six of them will be eligible to participate in practice and will count toward the final 2015 signing class numbers. Nebraska transfers tight end Greg Hart and … Continue reading

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Kentucky will not host a Blue-White Spring Game

Those hoping to see what a Kentucky offense under new coordinator Shannon Dawson will look like or a Kentucky defense without its star defensive ends will have to wait until September. Construction at Commonwealth Stadium is going to keep UK … Continue reading

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UK’s Heard leaving early for NFL

Kentucky running back Braylon Heard has opted to leave school early and declare for the 2015 NFL Draft, a school spokesman confirmed on Wednesday. Heard, who transferred to UK from Nebraska, was the Cats’ second-leading rusher with 368 yards on … Continue reading

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Q&A with new offensive coordinator Dawson

SHANNON DAWSON “Excited about this place obviously. I grew up in the south in Baton Rouge, want to beat those guys over there next time we play them in a few years, no doubt. Had an opportunity to play them … Continue reading

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QB Smith will transfer to San Diego State

Quarterback Maxwell Smith is parting ways with Kentucky and transferring to San Diego State, his father told the Herald-Leader on Friday night. Smith graduated in December, which means he can play right away at his next destination per NCAA rules, … Continue reading

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Still to be inducted into college football hall

Art Still, a dominant defensive end who led Kentucky to some of its greatest football heights, will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. “It’s humbling to be selected because I didn’t do it alone,” Still said in … Continue reading

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Details of Marrow’s new deal with UK

Kentucky released details of its new multi-year contract with Vince Marrow on Thursday and the Cats recruiting coordinator, who declined a job offer at Michigan to stay in Lexington, got a significant pay increase for his loyalty. When Marrow arrived … Continue reading

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Q&A with Vince Marrow

VINCE MARROW “I just wanted to say the community – actually, being a former professional athlete and a coach, you usually don’t like to see media, but I will say even you guys, in my short time here, it’s been … Continue reading

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Cats make Dawson hire official

Kentucky made it official on Friday afternoon and named Shannon Dawson as the Cats’ new offensive coordinator. The former West Virginia coordinator agreed to a three-year deal worth $550,000, according to a UK spokesman, which was the same salary Neal Brown … Continue reading

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Naivar parts ways with UK

Less than a few hours after Mark Stoops seemingly found his new offensive coordinator, the Kentucky head coach has to start a new search for a special teams coordinator. On Thursday, UK officials confirmed that Craig Naivar is leaving Stoops’ staff and heading … Continue reading

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