Category Archives: U of L football

Big Blue Links for Thursday

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Inexperience a major hurdle for Kentucky football, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Kemp, Timmons and Blue looking for a big Year 2, writes Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal. Banged-up Kentucky Travelers hope to outwork … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Saturday

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Joel Embiid takes a shot at John Calipari on Twitter, reports Nation of Blue. UK golfer Sarah Harris overcomes aching back to win Marion Miley Tournament, reports Nick Gray of the Herald-Leader. H-L reports documentary … Continue reading

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Frank Minnifield receives Blanton Collier Award

Former Cleveland Browns and University of Louisville cornerback Frank Minnifield received the Blanton Collier Award for Integrity On and Off the Field on Friday night in Louisville. Minnifield, a four-time NFL All-Pro, is the eighth recipient of the award, which … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Saturday

Big Blue Links for Saturday: High-flyer Derrick Jones plans visit to UK¬†- and more camp notes UK target Labissiere working his way back from working too hard Jason Hatcher’s marijuana citation has been dismissed Nerlens Noel is healthy, anxious for … Continue reading

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Trust, gifts and Bobby Petrino

The problem with Bobby Petrino’s mercenary past is that it messes with the narrative when he does something good in the present. For example, yesterday Petrino and family announced a $1 million gift to the Kosair Trauma Unit. It was … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Monday

Big Blue Links for Monday: Ex-Cats in NBA embrace analytics in hopes of gaining an edge, writes Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. Louisville receiver James Quick and UK defensive end Justin Hatcher are cited for marijuana possession, reports Jeff Greer … Continue reading

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Louisville loses one of its top football signees

Led by Cardinal Authority, Louisville media outlets are reporting that the U of L football team has lost one of its top signees for this fall. Linebacker Sharieff Rhaheed, a four-star prospect from Louisville, will not be enrolling at U … Continue reading

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Another record night for Louisville football

If you wanted tangible evidence why Louisville has dominated its season series with Kentucky the past three seasons, proof came three times Thursday night, during the first round of the NFL Draft. For the first time in history, U of … Continue reading

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BBL: UK football deep in celebrities, thin on receivers

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Kentucky is running low on wide receivers, which is not good when you run an Air Raid offense. There were several celebrity sightings¬†Wednesday at UK’s football practice. A determined Bud Dupree wants to have a … Continue reading

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BBL: Media picks, Bruce Pearl and Tennessee play-in

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Media picks for the 2014 NCAA Tournament My column says Bruce Pearl’s return just what SEC needs Joe Medley says Pearl is best answer for tough Auburn job Ron Higgins says SEC needs Pearl as … Continue reading

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