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Bengals Report, Chad Silent

Updated: 07/27/2008 - Receiver Chad Johnson had nothing to say when he reported for training camp Sunday, ending the Cincinnati Bengals' offseason drama with a pillow under his arm and a leave-me-alone look on his face. Now, the Bengals can try to move on.

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Barnhart Optimistic After Year Of Consistency

Updated: 07/27/2008 - There will be no Southeastern Conference championship banners raised at the University of Kentucky over the summer, the first time under athletic director Mitch Barnhart the Wildcats failed to capture a conference title in any sport. That doesn't mean Barnhart considers the 2007-08 year a disappointment.

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Second Wildcat Quarterback Arrested This Week

Updated: 07/28/2008 - Another UK quarterback has a brush with law enforcement. Police say Will Fidler was involved in a fight outside a Lexington resturant early Friday morning and was arrested for disorderly conduct

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Bengals Focus on Defense

Posted: 07/26/2008 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Now that receiver Chad Johnson has thrown in the towel on his holdout threat, the Cincinnati Bengals' focus can shift back to their biggest shortcoming as they open training camp. With this franchise, it's always the defense.

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Ryder Cup community event cancelled

Enjoy the beautiful scenery while dining at Fischers' On The Green

Posted: 07/26/2008 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Organizers planning a major community event in connection with September's Ryder Cup international golf competition in Louisville say they have canceled The Cup Zone because of a money shortage.

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Pulley facing disciplinary actions following arrest

Updated: 07/25/2008 - Louisville police confirm that Kentucky quarterback Curtis Pulley was cited for possession of marijuana in June. Pulley entered a guilty plea and agreed to enter a diversion program.

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Tennessee's Fulmer miffed after receiving subpoena

Posted: 07/25/2008 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer says a subpoena for his testimony in a lawsuit stemming from a decade-old Alabama recruiting scandal is aimed at distracting him from the upcoming season.

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Gillispie to conduct statewide basketball camps

Posted: 07/24/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky basketball coach Billy Gillispie and his staff will travel around the state of Kentucky in August to introduce the game of basketball to the youth of the Commonwealth with an upcoming series of basketball instructional day camps.

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Lorenzen signs with Colts

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Former UK quarterback Jared Lorenzen has found a new home and he could become backup to another Manning.

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Azubuike Still A Warrior

Updated: 07/24/2008 - OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Kelenna Azubuike will return to the Golden State Warriors after the club matched the Los Angeles Clippers' three-year, $9 million contract offer for the shooting guard on Thursday.

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Stein named new EKU baseball coach

Posted: 07/24/2008 - RICHMOND, Ky. – Former Eastern Kentucky University infielder Jason Stein was named the school’s new baseball coach, EKU Director of Athletics Mark Sandy announced on Thursday. A two-time All-OVC honoree for Athletics Hall of Fame coach Jim Ward from 1992-95, Stein later served as an assistant coach to Ward from 1998-2000. Stein comes to Richmond from Belmont University where he served seven years as an assistant coach, the last two as assistant head coach.

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Fulmer denies being subpoened

Posted: 07/24/2008 - HOOVER, Ala. (AP) - Lawyers for a former Alabama football booster who is suing the NCAA say they handed a subpoena to Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer as he arrived at Southeastern Conference football media days.

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Brooks, Kragthorpe headline Governor's Cup Luncheon

Posted: 07/24/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks says he's still not sure whether Mike Hartline or Curtis Pulley will be under center for the Wildcats when they open the season at rival Louisville on Aug. 31.

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Gay drops out of London Grand Prix

Posted: 07/23/2008 - LONDON (AP) - Sprinter Tyson Gay has withdrawn from Friday's London Grand Prix while he continues to recover from the hamstring injury he sustained at the U.S. Olympic trials.

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Tamme signs 4-year deal with Indy

Posted: 07/23/2008 - INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - On the eve of training camp, the Colts agreed to terms with five draft picks including their top choice, offensive lineman Mike Pollak, in a dash to get all nine draft choices into camp on time. Three other rookies remained unsigned. The signings include former UK tight end Jacob Tamme.

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Wildcat named best defensive second baseman in NCAA

Posted: 07/23/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky infielder Ryan Wilkes has been tabbed the best defensive second baseman in college baseball during the 2008 season, receiving the Rawlings Gold Glove, the American Baseball Coaches Association announced.

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Fogg injured, will miss next start

Posted: 07/23/2008 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Josh Fogg got hit in the face during batting practice and will now miss his next scheduled start for the Cincinnati Reds.

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Bengals sign former U of L receiver Urrutia

Posted: 07/22/2008 - The Bengals today signed rookie WR Mario Urrutia of Louisville to a four-year contract. Urrutia was a seventh-round Bengals selection in the 2008 draft.

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Colonels picked to finish second in OVC

Posted: 07/22/2008 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Eastern Kentucky University football team was picked second in the 2008 preseason OVC poll as released by the league Tuesday at its annual football media day event. Meanwhile, five Colonels were selected to the preseason All-OVC team.

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Lofton Signs To Play Pro Ball In Turkey

Updated: 07/21/2008 - Former University of Tennessee and Mason County star Chris Lofton has signed a one-year contract with a professional basketball team in Mersin, Turkey.

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Five Wildcats Recognized With Preseason All-SEC Honors

Updated: 07/21/2008 - Five Kentucky Wildcats – offensive tackle Garry Williams, defensive end Jeremy Jarmon, cornerback Trevard Lindley and linebackers Braxton Kelley and Micah Johnson – were chosen for the Coaches’ Preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team announced Monday by the league office.

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