Category Archives: UK football

Big Blue Links: Counting down to Columbia West

Big Blue Links for Friday:

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Video: Mark Stoops on trying to get that road win

As Kentucky makes its final preparations for Saturday’s game at Missouri, head coach Mark Stoops talks about trying to get the team’s first road win since 2010.

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Video: Bud Dupree’s dream of a happy plane ride

UK defensive end Bud Dupree talks about what it would be like if the Cats could win at Missouri this weekend.

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Video: D.J. Eliot talks (improving) tackling

After Wednesday’s practice, UK defensive coordinator D.J. Eliot talked about the intensive effort to improve the Cats’ tackling given the many whiffs last week against No. 1-ranked Mississippi State.

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Opponents’ long runs on Kentucky defense

Through eight games, Kentucky’s defense has allowed 15 runs of 20+ yards this season, including eight in the last two games. Here’s a look:

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Big Blue Links: Vandy coach picks UK over Missouri

Some Big Blue Links and notes: David Paschall of the Chattanooga Times Free Press picks Kentucky to beat Missouri 24-21.┬áVandy coach Derek Mason, who has played both Mizzou and the Cats, gives the edge to Kentucky. Mizzou is hoping last … Continue reading

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Video: Patrick Towles on taking the punishment

Kentucky quarterback Patrick Towles carried the football 23 times against Mississippi State. After practice Tuesday, he talked about taking the punishment.

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Chart: Kentucky’s road losing streak

Jennifer Smith touches on Kentucky football’s road woes. Here’s a look at the Cats’ true road games since 2010. By my count, they’ve lost 19 straight games on an opponent’s home field.

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Big Blue Links: depth, depth and more depth

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Kentucky showcases its front court depth in Blue-White game, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Herald-Leader photo gallery from the Blue-White scrimmage. Mark Story of Herald-Leader on Louisville coach Jeff Walz and Kentucky coach Matthew Mitchell … Continue reading

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Ten things from Mark Stoops’ Missouri preview

Ten news, notes and observations from Mark Stoops’ Monday preview of Saturday’s game at Missouri: 1. The Kentucky coach said the real significance of a needed sixth victory is that the Cats are sitting on five. But there’s more to … Continue reading

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