How much will Shannon Dawson make as Kentucky’s offensive coordinator?

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Kentucky’s new offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson is set to get a substaintial pay raise. Dawson made $250,000 a year as West Virginia’s offensive coordinator, according to Jen Smith of the Herald Leader, he is set to make $550,000 a year at Kentucky. Shannon Dawson has a three-year deal worth $550,000 a year. That's also what [...]

Shannon Dawson to be UK Offensive Coordinator, QBs Coach

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Current Offensive Coordinator at WVU, 9th Nationally in Passing Offense, 11th in Total Offense LEXINGTON, Ky. – Shannon Dawson, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at West Virginia University, will join the Kentucky football staff in the same roles, Head Coach Mark Stoops announced Friday. “I’m very excited to bring Shannon Dawson to the University of [...]

Kentucky Football: Dupree, Forrest, MacGinnis, Williams Honored by Phil Steele


Senior defensive lineman Bud Dupree named third team All-America by Phil Steele LEXINGTON, Ky. — Phil Steele, creator of one of the nation’s most informative preseason football magazines Phil Steele’s College Football, has released his All-America, All-Southeastern Conference and Freshman All-America Team with four Kentucky standouts earning honors on one of the three lists. Senior [...]

How Much Did Each Kentucky Football Win Cost?

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The USA Today has broken down how much each win has cost each university in college football and we now know how much each win was worth, in dollar amount, for Kentucky Football. Kentucky’s 5 wins cost a total of $5,405,000, which included Mark Stoops and his coaching staff’s salary. Each win cost the University [...]

The new CWS facade is taking shape


It’s not done yet but check out the outer facade of Commonwealth Stadium… It’s coming together BBN! Here’s what’s been going on with the CWS renovation this week… lots of demolition. Wondering what's going on with #TheNewCWS? Demolition is your answer. Photo gallery: — Kentucky Athletics (@UKAthletics) December 17, 2014 The old press box? [...]

West Virginia Head Coach Dana Holgorsen Confirms Shannon Dawson to Kentucky

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West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen confirmed this morning that Shannon Dawson will be taking the offensive coordinator position at Kentucky. “I want to congratulate Shannon Dawson on becoming the offensive coordinator at Kentucky,” Holgorsen said. “Shannon has been a friend of mine for many years and over these last four years at WVU, he [...]