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University of Louisville AD Vince Tyra sees good chance of football season starting on time

By Russ Brown Kentucky Today In his latest update to the University of Louisville Athletics Association (ULAA) board of directors and the media last week, Vince Tyra indicated that there is growing optimism that the 2020 college football season will kick off on time. UofL’s vice president/director of athletics cited an anticipated move by the NCAA next week as a promising sign that the Cardinals...

Southeastern Conference to move forward with football media days using virtual format

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today The Southeastern Conference is moving forward with its annual Football Media Days but will feature a different format this year. Because of COVID-19 concerns, the league announced Wednesday it will go the virtual route instead of a three-day event originally scheduled for July 13-16 at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta. The dates and times will be announced...

New SEC football policy prohibits two-a-day workouts, places limits on live contact

When the Kentucky football team reports for fall camp this year, the Wildcats likely will arrive one week earlier than in previous years. The Southeastern Conference adopted a policy that prohibits two-a-day workouts and limits the number of live contact drills a team can produce during preseason and regular-season workouts. A team can have no more than three live workouts during a given week and one...