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Tuesday Wildcat Links

July 29th 2014

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Twitter:  CBS' Rothstein tweets observations from practice; projects starting 5
KSR remembers Wah Wah Jones
Herald Leader:  Wah Wah Jones funeral set for Friday
CoachCal.com:  UK loses legend Wah Wah Jones
KSR:  former Cat Rod Rhdoes' team gets suspended by KHSAA
NextCats:  5-star guard Blakeney cuts list to 7 schools, including UK

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NextCats:  two UK football commits in new ESPN top 300

OTHER SPORTS
Nation of Blue:  A.J. Reed gets promoted, hits two-run HR in Bowling Green

PHOTO COURTESY:  Victoria Graff

Monday Wildcat Links

July 28th 2014

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Herald Leader:  UK Legend, Wah Wah Jones dies
WDRB/Eric Crawford on the passing of Wah Wah Jones
Herald Leader/Mark Story calls for a reset in attitudes in the UK-U of L rivalry
Next Cats:  Zimmerman includes UK among 5 official visit schedule
NextCats:  Calipari offers 2016 star King
C-J:  private planes are a key element in UK recruiting success in BB, FB

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TimesFreePress:  Dupree ready for a "freak" season
VaughtsViews:  Cobb's next contract is a hot topic in Green Bay
VaughtsViews:  new recruit Walker says ass't coach Scott was key in re-commitment
KSR writer recaps the UK football women's clinic

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Sunday Wildcat Links

July 27th 2014

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WDRB/John Lewis:  Improvement is key word at fall camp
Courier Journal/Kyle Tucker looks at UK's recruiting jet setting
Herald Leader:  What fans should expect to see in open practice

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Saturday Wildcat Links

July 26th 2014

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Herald Leader:  Stoops calls Louisville rivalry 'very important'
Vaught's Views:  OC Neal Brown to throw a lot at QBs in camp to decide the starter
KSR:  3 improvements to watch for this season

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Friday Wildcat Links

July 24th 2014

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A Sea of Blue: Ranking the League's linebacker units
saturdaydownsouth.com: Kentucky's top recruiting rivals
UK Athletics: Football fan day, open practice set for Aug. 9
Herald Leader: Wide reciever Robinson still working his way out of trouble
gatorsports.com: Brown set to make decision between UF and UK on Friday

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ESPN: John Wall to attend Team USA camp
cincinnati.com: Kennard spurned Big Blue for Blue Devils
Courier-Journal: UK commit Matthews not at AAU Super Showcase

OTHER SPORTS
Courier-Journal: SEC Network, Time Warner Cable reach deal

Thursday Wildcat Links

July 23rd 2014

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Sporting News: 2015 recruiting class is weak, Billy Donovan is great
Bleacher Report: Grading Wildcats targets at 2014 Nike Peach Jam
Wildcat Blue Nation: Kentucky might have dodged a bullet with Mudiay
UK Athletics: Wildcats honored for academics by NABC
KSR: Meet 2015 recruit Caleb Swanigan
NBC Sports: Top recruit Antonio Blakeney "jumps" to elite status
Herald Leader: UK offers Alumni Game with a twist this year 
NextCats:  24/7 analyst predicts Malik Newman to Mississippi State
Bleacher Report:  who have been the best defenders in UK basketball history

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A Sea of Blue: The importance of beating Vandy
Herald Leader: Kentucky vying with four SEC foes for highly rated offensive tackle
ESPN: SEC QB battles heading into fall camp 
Cincinnati Enquirer:  Cincy trying to line up games with UK, others
Nation of Blue:  former Cats Bryant, Hackett, Wells honored at Governor's Cup event

OTHER SPORTS
Fox Sports: SEC Network poised to be fifth most lucrative sports channel in country

Wednesday Wildcat Links

July 23rd 2014

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Herald Leader:  Commonwealth construction won't take a break to football season
You Tube:  UK TV crew has all-access VIDEO w/ Stoops at ESPN "Car Wash"
Athlon Sports sees UK as a team on the rise

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CoachCal.com: Latest report from practice-- Experience matters
USA Today:  Calipari:  'Boy is it nice to have returning players'
Courier Journal:  UK makes offer on center
Vaught's Views:  Source says coaches are telling recruits Calipari will leave UK
Zagsblog:  Ivan Robb talks about possible package deal with Newman, Stone

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Tuesday Wildcat Links

July 22nd 2014

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Nation of Blue:  VIDEO from UK TV crew of Stoops' "car wash" day at ESPN
Herald Leader:  Stoops to skip Governor's Cup Luncheon
Saturday Blitz:  Can Stoops make Cats competitive in SEC
Vaught's Views:  UK Commit likes UK's chances at also tabbing OT George Brown
Next Cats:  Damien Harris sets date for college decision

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ESPN:  Marcus Lee ranked as one of the under the radar sophomore's to watch by ESPN
CoachCal.com:  Three Cats named to NABC Honors Court
Next Cats:  Swanigan gets offer from UK

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Monday Wildcat Links

July 21st 2014

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ESPN:  5 things we learned from SEC Media Days
Herald Leader:  ICYMI:  OC wants QBs to go back to basics entering fall camp
Outkick the Coverage:  SEC Network to Direct TV coming 'soon'
Nation of Blue:  Stoops participating in ESPN "Car Wash" today

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Courier Journal:  Pelicans re-sign Darius Miller
Vaught's Views:  Kentucky to faceoff with South Florida in 2015/2016 season
NextCats:  Trinity's Spalding commits to UofL;  that causes Zimmerman to elimiate Cards

PHOTO COURTESY:  Victoria Graff


Sunday Wildcat Links

July 20th 2014

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KSR:  Calipari returns from recruiting to a full gym in Lexington
Vaught's Views:  Jack Givens not a fan of one and dones, but would rather have them than play against them
Bleacher Report:  Where UK projected starters rank vs SEC competition

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Sports Illustrated:  Kentucky seniors embrace Stoops culture
Herald Leader: OC goes back to basics for QB
ESPN:  SEC coaches question regular season structure

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Saturday Wildcat Links

July 19th 2014

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Herald Leader:  Stoops wants to see QB competition quickly
Courier Journal/Kyle Tucker asks how soon incoming freshman will play this season
Vaught's Views:  Stoops gives Dupree the FSU compliment
KSR:  Yahtzee!  UK tabs 3-star corner recruit
ESPN:  Things learned at SEC Media days this week

PHOTO COURTESY:  Victoria Graff

Friday Wildcat Links

July 17th 2014

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USA Today: Kentucky tries to turn talent into victories
KY Forward: Wildcats back at the bottom of SEC East Division poll
AL.com: Kentucky using Auburn's 2013 turnaround as inspiration
NFL.com: Dupree predicts he'll 'blow up' combine
USA Today: Kentucky deals with short-term losses while expecting long-term goals
Vaught's Views: Kentucky will likely have artificial turf in 2015
John Clay: Five advantages to CWS installing artificial turf

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Wildcat Blue Nation: Towns, a big man with something to offer
Next Cats: Another 2016 prospect has offer from Calipari
Herald Leader: Fast friends Newman, Stone could form blockbuster 'package deal'

OTHER SPORTS
ESPN: A.J. Reed wins Golden Spikes Award

Thursday Wildcat Links

July 16th 2014

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KY Forward: Towles holds the key to Wildcats increasing win total next season
Courier-Journal: Kemp, Timmons, Blue looking for a big year 2
ESPN: The SEC defines quarterback "strike zone"
Herald Leader: Inexperience will be a major hurdle for Kentucky
A Sea of Blue: Defensive breakdown 
Nation of Blue:  new video from UK TV on summer workouts

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Next Cats:  Diamond Stone to announce Nov 12
Next Cats:  Malik Newman talks about his recruitment
Bleacher Report: Mismatches Wildcats are dreading in 2014-2015
Wildcat Blue Nation: Former Wildcat stars are having a busy summer
Kentucky Rivals: Looking ahead at Aaron Harrison's 2014-2015 season



Wednesday Wildcat Links

July 16th 2014

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Herald Leader:  Coaches excited for extra 8 hours of summer practice time
Courier Journal:  Coodinator breaks down QB battle entering fall camp
ESPN:  Butch Jones, Vols optimistic for coming season
Vaughts Views:  ESPN's Luginbill talks about UK's recruiting success

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Vaught's Views:  Getting Ulis and not Mudiay turns out well for Cats
NextCats:  Towns named nat'l male athlete of the year
Zagsblog:  Blakeney may visit UK for Big Blue Madness
DetroitBadBoys.com:  Harrelson released by Pistons

OTHER:
BBN First updates UK fans on quest for new traditions
Nation of Blue:  Emory U study ranks UofL fans #1, UK #7

Tuesday Wildcat Links

July 15th 2014

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KSR:  Kentucky's new depth chart
Vaught's Views:  SEC to choose bowl teams rather than let bowls decide
Courier Journal:  Coordinator calls Elam the 'real deal'
ESPN:  Commissioner Slive wants Big 5 conference autonomy

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Herald Leader/Mark Story greats weigh in on lack of in-state talent

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Monday Wildcat Links

July 14th 2014

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Herald Leader:  Calipari makes offers to 4 Kentucky targets
KSR:  Julius Randle makes summer league debut
Courier Journal:  Documentary honors fallen UK recruit
EpochTimes:  Teague is likely to stick with Brooklyn

FOOTBALL
Wildcat BlueNation:  Little bit of bowl buzz for Cats
Next Cats:  in-state OL prospect Jackson gets offer from Alabama
CBS/Dennis Dodd:  SEC Media Days preview

PHOTO COURTESY:  Victoria Graff




Sunday Wildcat Links

July 13th 2014

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Wildcat Blue Nation: Ten recruits that might be ready to make a decision
USA Today: Calipari could have been LeBron's coach after all
Next Cats: Coach Cal in Las Vegas
Rivals.com: Bragg knows of two visits

FOOTBALL
Vaught's Views: UK's kicker and punter doing big things
Wildcat Blue Nation: Two football recruits narrow list, UK makes the cut

Saturday Wildcat Links

July 11th 2014

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Bleacher Report: Is John Calipari the Nation's most irreplaceable coach?
Wildcat Blue Nation: John Calipari, LeBron James and what might have been
NextCats: Calipari looking at Jaylen Brown in Chicago

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Vaught's Views: What intrigues media members most about upcoming football season
Wildcat Blue Nation: Edwards Effects
A Sea of Blue: Ranking the SEC's offensive lines

OTHER SPORTS
Courier-Journal: Dish, U-Verse pick up SEC Network, others talking
CBS Sports: NCAA's next big lawsuit over scholarships comes into focus

Friday Wildcat Links

July 10th 2014

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Bleacher Report: Five best single-game performances in past decade
CBS Sports: How to fix basketball in the SEC
Courier-Journal: Calipari says Cats "love to play basketball"
Next Cats: Who are Coach Cal and his assistants watching?

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Herald Leader: For UK football fans, 2014 begins a whole new world
NBC Sports: Outland Trophy watch list dominated by SEC
A Sea of Blue: Combine results for UK recruits
Nation of Blue: Dupree on Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list
John Clay: Even without Edwards, Stoops has options

OTHER SPORTS
UK Athletics: Women's Swimming and Diving earns highest GPA in the nation

Thursday Wildcat Links

July 9th 2014

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ESPN projects 5.5 wins for UK football this season
A Sea of Blue: What a commitment from Damien Harris would do for UK football
Herald Leader: UK signee Edwards to have should surgery; will not enroll in the fall
Vaught's Views: Neal Brown on DT Matt Elam
ESPN:  UK will send 3 linemen w/ Stoops for SEC Media Days

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Courier-Journal: Noel thrives, other Cats aim to survive in Summer League
Wildcat Blue Nation: Potential lineup combinations
A Sea of Blue: 2014-2015 Wildcats may be talented, but they are not yet a team

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