As the Kentucky Wildcats’ football season is just around the corner, one of their former stars is receiving plenty of snaps in the National Football League. Kentucky’s all-time touchdown leader, Benny Snell Jr., was drafted in the fourth round by the Steelers this spring.
With NFL preseason games underway, Snell has seen a heavy dose of playing time with the Steelers’ starters taking a majority of the plays off. Though the sample size is minimal, Snell indeed is sure to make the 53-man roster and looks poised to also play a role for the potential playoff contender.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin didn’t elaborate on Snell’s injury or even mention that his running back would miss any future games. However, considering groin injuries can be rather sensitive, any updates on Snell will be worth monitoring.
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Tiger out of FedEx Cup with disappointing finish at BMW Championship - Courier Journal
Woods failed to qualify for the Tour Championship after finishing 38th at the BMW Championship, which was won by Justin Thomas on Sunday.
Traynor has been gaining a ton of national interest this summer and coming onto the scene strong for the start of his senior year at Bardstown High School.
Watson primed for breakout season - Herald-Leader
Watson started seven games last season. He is UK’s returning leader in sacks (five, all unassisted) and among returning linebackers in the SEC ranks third in that category.
On top of qualifying for two of the biggest golf tournaments in the world, Augenstein was also named as a 2019 Walker Cup Selection.
It has been an eventful and somewhat exhausting first Raiders camp for Brown, acquired in a March trade for a third- and a fifth-round draft pick.
Louisville native Thomas wins BMW Championship - Golf Digest
Thomas’ 10 wins over the last four years is second only to Dustin Johnson in that span, and JT became the ninth player in tour history to record as many victories, including a major, before age 27.
De’Aaron Fox withdraws from USA World Cup team - Cats Pause
Fox finished with 2 points and 1 assist in just 6 minutes of action in Team USA’s 90-81 exhibition win over Spain in Anaheim, Calif. Friday night.
The Los Angeles Lakers are in need of a center following the ACL injury that DeMarcus Cousins suffered earlier this week, and they apparently have one in mind.
Stoops recaps second scrimmage (VIDEO) - Cats Illustrated
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Lucasfilm creative art manager Phil Szostak has addressed the myth that Star Wars droid R2-D2 was named after a term heard during sound mixing.
Keanu is having a really great year — and personifying what celebrity means in 2019.