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New UK offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson says he “can be successful anywhere”

By LARRY VAUGHT Shannon Dawson has not doubts that Kentucky can win in the Southeastern Conference. “I think I can be successful anywhere. Maybe I am naive to the point but I’ve taken over a couple of programs that didn’t win any games a year before and we were close to winning national championships at …

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New UK offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson focused on “physical” version of Air Raid

By ASHLEY SCOBY Football these days is a lot different than it used to be. The leather helmets are gone, for one. There’s this thing called the forward pass. Defensive linemen are more monstrous in size, yet somehow still quicker and more versatile. The game has been built on evolution. So a physical and efficient …

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Damien Harris says Alabama, not Kentucky, right fit for him

By KEITH TAYLOR, Winchester Sun BEREA — Madison Southern Damien Harris is going out of state to play college football. The five-star senior running back chose Alabama over Kentucky and Ohio State during a much-anticipated announcement Friday in the school gymnasium. The decision ended a long recruiting battle between Kentucky and Alabama for the star …

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“Basically the community” kept Vince Marrow at Kentucky

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — Leaving Kentucky to work at Michigan was “tempting” to recruiting coordinator Vince Marrow before he decided to accept a contract extension and stay with the Wildcats rather than be part of coach Jim Harbaugh’s new staff at Michigan. “It was just my relationship here with the administration and our staff …

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Vince Marrow agrees to contract extension through 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky tight ends coach and recruiting coordinator Vince Marrow has agreed to a contract extension through June 2018. Financial terms weren’t disclosed about the deal first announced Monday on the program’s Twitter account and later on the athletic web site. Marrow had been rumored as a candidate for new Michigan coach …

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Mark Stoops says recruits remain excited about Kentucky offense

By LARRY VAUGHT As rumors continue to swirl that new Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh wisely is trying to lure UK recruiting coordinator Vince Marrow to join his staff, go back to what Kentucky coach Mark Stoops said recently about what kind of feedback UK was getting on the recruiting trail after a 5-7 season. “I …

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Mark Stoops knew it was important to keep continuity in UK offense

By LARRY VAUGHT Mark Stoops is not ready to say he’s fully committed to an Air Raid offense and doesn’t want to label new offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson that way. However, the Kentucky head coach did think it was important to stick with an offense similar to what Neal Brown put together for two years …

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Timmons has had ankle and shoulder surgeries in offseason

By LARRY VAUGHT Receiver Ryan Timmons should be good to go for spring practice despite already having ankle surgery and then shoulder surgery since the season ended. “He had his ankle done first, and then he had to have his shoulder. We don’t sit there and make excuses, but Ryan was playing very banged up, …

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