Video: Neal Brown on Patrick Towles

Kentucky offensive coordinator Neal Brown talks about the loss to Mississippi State and the play of Patrick Towles.

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Running some numbers on Kentucky-Mississippi State

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Running some numbers on Kentucky-Mississippi State:

– Patrick Towles threw for a career-high 390 yards, the most by a UK quarterback since Andre Woodson threw for 430 yards against Tennessee in an overtime game in 2007. It was the most in a regulation game since Woodson threw for 415 against Florida in 2007.

– Towles completed 24 of 43 passes for 390 yards and two touchdowns without an interception for a passer rating of 147.35. Towles’ best pass efficiency rating of the season is 157.30 against UL-Monroe when he completed 16 of 28 passes for 216 yards and three touchdowns without an interception. Towles has not thrown an interception ince the Vanderbilt game on September 27.

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Dan Mullen: “That was two very good football teams”

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Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen’s comments post-Kentucky:

Opening Statement…

“Really proud of our guys today. Obviously, coming into a tough environment here at Kentucky against a very good football team that gave us everything they had out there on the field. They made plays all day long on both sides of the football and I don’t know if people are giving Mark [Stoops] enough credit for what he’s doing here with this outfit and what type of team Kentucky is. You give them a lot of credit. Their quarterback carried it 23 times and threw for 390 yards; one heck of a day by him. I’m really proud. We had guys step up and make plays when we needed to make plays. We’ve been doing that all season.

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Video: D.J. Eliot on missed tackles

Kentucky defensive coordinator D.J. Eliot defensive coordinator talks to media about the missed tackles in UK’s 14-point loss to No. 1-ranked Mississippi State.

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Video: Patrick Towles after his big game

Kentucky quarterback Patrick Towles after he passed for 390 yards and rushed for 76 in UK’s 45-31 loss to No. 1-ranked Mississippi State.

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Mark Stoops: “I think you have to credit (Miss State)”

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Full transcript of Mark Stoops press conference post-Mississippi State:

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Liveblog: Kentucky-Mississippi State football

Live Blog Liveblog: Kentucky-Mississippi State football
 

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College football on television: October 25

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College football games on television today and tonight:

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BBL: Saturday showdown as Kentucky tackles a No. 1

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Big Blue Links for Saturday:

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Video: Jabari Johnson’s long road

Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader wrote about UK outside linebacker Jabari Johnson, who after two shoulder surgeries, and the staff’s switch to a 3-4 defense, has found a prominent spot in the rotation.

Here is Jabari talking after Tuesday’s practice this week.

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