Robert Kraft, New England Patriots Coach, speaks out for his teams integrity

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Robert Kraft, New England Patriots coach, claims that he regrets trusting the NFL in the deflated footballs case and the not appealing penalties against his team.

Kraft said that the league’s claim that Brady trashed his cell phone was just the latest in a series of statements and leaks designed to impugn the integrity of Tom Brady and the team.

Mark Stoop from Georgia signs with Kentucky

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Mark Stoop, UK coach, and his staff picked up Kobe Smith from Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Kobe Smith is a defensive tackle and a huge addition to the team!

The addition of Smith gives Kentucky 21 commitments for the class of 2016!

Jenry Mejia of the New York Mets is banned AGAIN

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Jenry Mejia has been banned for 162 games for a positive drug test of Stanozolol and Boldenone!  New York Mets reliever, Jenry Mejia just came back from an 80-game suspension for a positive drug test for steroids.  Mejia was suspended April 11 following a positive test for Stanozolol and said in a statement then “I can honestly say I have no idea how a banned substance ended up in my system.”

Doesn’t seem the 80-game drug suspension was enough to learn his lesson!

We all love our action figures and Bobble-heads!

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We all love our action figures and Bobble-heads!

Baseball’s all-time hits leader Pete Rose will be the third and final player featured in the Cincinnati Reds “Stars of the Queen City” Bobble-head series for 2015.

This first-time-ever gate giveaway of a Pete Rose Bobble-heads will be given to ALL fans in attendance at the Reds vs St. Louis Cardinals game on Saturday, September 12 at 1:05 p.m..

Florida quarterback Mac Jones commits to UK

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Kentucky has landed its first recruit for the class of 2017. Florida quarterback Mac Jones announced his commitment to the Wildcats Monday.

Jones is a three-star prospect according to Rivals.com.

The 6-foot-2 quarterback only had one other offer from East Carolina, and North Carolina and North Carolina State were the other two heavily involved in recruiting him.

Johnson Central hosting Hope Basketball Clinic tomorrow

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Johnson Central will host a Hoops for Hope basketball clinic Tuesday, July 28.

Kids in grades 4-12 are allowed to participate. Players are asked to bring a non-perishable donation for the disaster relief efforts in Johnson County after the floods.

All items will go to the Johnson County Disaster Relief Center.

UPike men’s basketball coach, Kelly Wells, and women’s head basketball coach, Joanna McNamee, will conduct the clinic.

Kyle Busch wins Brickyard 400

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Kyle Busch’s incredible comeback rolled through Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday to sweep the weekend at the historic track.

Winners for lottery draft pick MLB

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The Reds, Athletics, Rockies, Diamondbacks, Marlins and Pirates won picks after the first round of next year’s draft in Major League Baseball’s competitive balance lottery.

The lottery involved the 10 teams with the lowest revenue and 10 in the smallest markets. They were competing for six picks after the first round. A club’s odds of winning the lottery were based on its winning percentage last season.

Changes to UK’s football field

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Many things have already been completed to Kentucky’s home field that might have fans doing a double take when the Wildcats host Louisiana Lafayette in 43 days. Old steel girders have been fitted with a facade of the commonwealth’s trademark limestone, field turf has replaced the grass surface and Wildcats prospects can watch the action from an observation deck of the new recruiting lounge in the east end zone.