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Bad blood ignites Final Four showdown

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We will see this week that the Bluegrass state is more than mint juleps on the porch and Ashley Judd.

The biggest in-state rivalry imaginable is about to hit the town of New Orleans like a BP oil spill.

It’s the No. 1 seeded and storied Kentucky Wildcats going against the Louisville Cardinals in the semifinals of the Final Four on Saturday — and it’s going to get nasty.

For the fanatical followers of each program, bloodlines and families will split and allegiances will be disbanded. Basketball is a religion in Kentucky and whether a saint or a sinner, everyone is preparing for Armageddon...


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