Category Archives: UK football

Drew Barker gets his shot to stop Kentucky’s slide

The big news coming out of Mark Stoops’ press luncheon on Monday was easily the decision to give redshirt freshman Drew Barker his first collegiate start at quarterback Saturday when Kentucky plays Charlotte at 7:30 p.m. at Commonwealth Stadium.

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Tricks, a blocked punt and Kentucky’s fifth straight loss

NASHVILLE — In addition to my column, 10 more things from Kentucky’s 21-17 loss at Vanderbilt on Saturday night.

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Liveblog: Kentucky-Vanderbilt football

Live from Nashville’s Vanderbilt Stadium, we are blogging live from the Kentucky-Vanderbilt football game, 4 p.m. on the SEC Network. You can sign-in with Facebook or Twitter to have your comments appear automatically, if you wish. If not, you can … Continue reading

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Patrick Towles has a new look

QB Patrick Towles has a new look. Here he is with Sandy Griffin from the UK football office. What do you think? #BBN pic.twitter.com/pz0b2scrDi — Jennifer Palumbo (@JenNimePalumbo) November 13, 2015

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BBL: Real (Kentucky) college basketball is finally here

Big Blue Links for Friday:

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Podcast: Kentucky-Vanderbilt football preview

Time for this week’s podcast, where I talked to Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader and Adam Sparks of the Tennessean about Saturday’s Kentucky-Vanderbilt game in Nashville, which can be seen at 4 p.m. on the SEC Network.

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BBL: Preparing for basketball opener, UK-Vandy football

Big Blue Links for Thursday:

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Videos: Kentucky quarterback plan

As you might expect, quarterbacks were a hot topic during the interviews after Kentucky’s Tuesday football practice. Offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson said he has plan on how to use his quarterbacks on Saturday at Vanderbilt. Quarterbacks Patrick Towles and Drew … Continue reading

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BBL: Decision day coming for recruits, quarterbacks

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: De’Aaron Fox is expected to pick Kentucky on Thursday, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. “Fox — the No. 1 point guard in the class of 2016 — has narrowed his college choices to Kentucky, … Continue reading

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Will Kentucky make a quarterback change?

ATHENS, Ga. — In addition to my column, three quick notes from Kentucky’s 27-3 loss at Georgia: 1. It would not surprise me if Kentucky starts Drew Barker at quarterback next Saturday at Vanderbilt. I’m not positive that is what’s … Continue reading

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