Ex-NFL QB Lorenzen hospitalized

Former NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen remains hospitalized in the intensive care unit, battling an infection as well as heart and kidney issues.His family released an update on his condition late Saturday through Matt Jones of Kentucky Sports Radio.”On Friday, June 28th Jared began playing a bigger, more important game than he’s ever played before. Jared had not been feeling well for a few weeks and that finally caught up with him,” the statement began.It continued: “He is fighting with every thing he has and his immediate family is by his side.”Lorenzen, 38, played four seasons at Kentucky (2000-03) and led the SEC in passing yards (3,687) as a freshman. He still holds the Wildcats’ record for career passing yards with 10,354.