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Bearcats Box Lunch: Mike Boone, Vanessa Gilles, Perry Young

Boone goes for 1,000, nobody defends like Gilles and Young is ready to make the leap. Plus weird autograph stories.

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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:

Mike Boone wants to get more than 1,000 rushing yards this season. That’s right. MORE THAN ONE THOUSAND. (Tom Groeschen; Cincinnati Enquirer)

Luke Fickell and the Cincinnati Bearcats are stoked for this season. (Shannon Russell; WCPO)

With soccer season approaching, its time for the now annual tradition of Vanessa Gilles being named preseason defensive player of the year in the American Athletic Conference. (

Perry Young was great as a freshman. Can he be super as a sophomore? (Bill Koch;

Al Washington has got the defensive line moving in the right direction. (Dan Hoard;

In other news:

If there was an NBA expansion draft this year, how would it shake out? (Tim Cato; SB Nation)

People want their favorite college coaches to sign some weird stuff. (Heather Dinich; ESPN)