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Bearcats Box Lunch: NFL Preseason Begins

Highlights. We’ve got them. Plus some UC football talk.

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The internet is a big, wide open, scary place. Why should you have to dive into its depths and find stories that pertain to the Cincinnati Bearcats when we can do it for you? Here’s what the world wide web has to offer today.

In Bearcat news:

Luke Fickell says that “he probably has CTE” but he thinks the advantages gained from playing football are more numerous than the negatives. (Tom Groeschen; Cincinnati Enquirer)

Leading the defensive line this year will be Cortez Broughton. (

We’ve talked about Mike Boone and Gerrid Doaks but Taylor Boose is a sophomore who wants to get some work as well. (Austin Gayle; Bearcat Journal)

In other news:

There were preseason NFL games on Thursday which means there are highlights! (Christian D’Andrea; SB Nation)

Things can change quickly in college basketball. (Myron Medcalf; ESPN)

If you’re considering betting on who will win the NCAA title next year, here are some sleeper picks. I am personally offended that UC isn’t on this list. (Kyle Boone, CBS Sports)