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Luke Fickell confident in team ahead of Arkansas, discusses QB battle

Luke Fickell and the Cincinnati Bearcats face Arkansas in a much-anticipated matchup scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 3. It’s a tough SEC matchup against a team that is on the rise. On Tuesday, Fickell appeared on SportsCenter and discussed all things Bearcats, including the Week 1 showdown in Fayetteville:. “The...
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Cincinnati football: Luke Fickell previews Arkansas opener, updates QB competition

Reigning AAC champion and College Football Playoff entrant Cincinnati travels to Arkansas for this season's opener, a seismic matchup for sixth-year head coach Luke Fickell and staff against one of the SEC's half-dozen teams expected to be ranked inside the preseason top 25. The Razorbacks won nine games last season and welcome back KJ Jefferson at quarterback while the Bearcats replace numerous starters after a school-record nine NFL Draft selections.

Arkansas vs. Cincinnati: Luke Fickell provides update on Bearcats' QB battle ahead of showdown with Hogs

Arkansas faces the Cincinnati Bearcats in the first week of the 2022 college football season, and now, the Hogs have a better idea of the quarterback they could be up against. Bearcats head coach Luke Fickell provided an update Monday on the competition at signal-caller, indicating that it was a close battle between Evan Prater and Eastern Michigan transfer Ben Bryant. As Cincinnati begins a new era at quarterback after Desmond Ridder’s departure to the NFL, the team has one of the most “legitimate” battles at the position it has seen in recent history.

AAC Media Day 2022: Luke Fickell, Cincinnati Bearcats eye third straight conference crown

As Luke Fickell and members of the University of Cincinnati football team sat down for their portion of Thursday's virtual American Athletic Conference Media Day, the Bearcats exuded the same confidence that propelled them to winning the conference's last two championships. But the conference's media members weren't buying it. College...
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Giants news, 6/20: Cincinnati HC Luke Fickell sees Darrian Beavers excelling in passing game

Hilliard, in his second NFL season, tweeted about his suspension:. He finished by saying “ I take full responsibility for having a banned substance in my body.”. The Bearcats head coach joined the Giants Huddle podcast to discuss Darrian Beavers’ versatility and football intelligence. “I think where he’s going to grow even more at the pro level is being a really, really good pass defender in a passing league. Maybe he wasn’t challenged as much in college and in our system as he will be at the next level. But I think that’s where he’ll excel,” said Fickell.