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BBL: Kentucky football picks up 2017 commitment

Big Blue Links for Tuesday:

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Big Blue Links for Sunday

In case you haven’t noticed, college football is getting closer and closer. So lots of UK football reading on tap for your Sunday. Jennifer Smith’s Sunday notes include lots of good stuff about how the Kentucky staff is luring recruits … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Saturday

Remember when people were fretting over John Calipari’s recruiting for the 2015-16 season. It was very, very good. But people worried that it wasn’t great. And Big Blue fans were used to great. And then along came Jamal Murray. Big … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Friday

Jamal Murray continues to impress. Melvin Lewis’ story gets more publicity. Makalya Epps gets an object lesson. Maurice Clarett shares his story. Big Blue Links for Friday:

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Big Blue Links: CWS renovation; Steve Spurrier’s rant

Big Blue Links for Thursday: My column says that Commonwealth Stadium is going to look nice when completed, but winning football is the important part of the project. “What’s more interesting is why Kentucky decided to renovate in the first … Continue reading

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Don’t worry, John Calipari still loves Drake

The afternoon’s big internet story when it comes to Kentucky basketball — and isn’t there always a big internet story when it come to UK basketball? — revolved around a report from the Sporting News that UK had to report … Continue reading

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BBL: UK news plus Bob Stoops, Steve Spurrier, Nick Saban

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: My notes column says Kentucky football is going to need some run-stoppers in 2015. Five 1,000-yard rushers from 2014 face UK this season. Henry Clay’s Davonte Robinson is attracting big-time attention, but he’s all-in with … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky football recruiting marches on

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: UK football commit Benny Snell feeling at home, reports Ben Roberts of H-L. Kentucky’s line commits open up, reports Justin Rowland of Cats Illustrated. Kentucky restocked at receiver, reports Kyle Tucker of Courier-Journal. In-state receiver … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky football news dominates weekend

Big Blue Links for Sunday: In her Sunday UK football notebook, Jennifer Smith writes about Kentucky’s brainy team brimming with hidden talents. “While some players in Hoover were peppered with questions about their 40-yard dash times (although Jordan Swindle did … Continue reading

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Some Friday night UK sports notes

A few UK sports notes on a Friday night: Ex-Minnesota linebacker De’Niro Lester is transferring to Kentucky, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader. Lester is another member of the Ohio connection. He is from Cleveland Heights and was a high … Continue reading

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