Tag Archives: Bobby Petrino

Bobby Petrino isn’t worried about dropped passes

Chad Bishop of the Bowling Green Daily News is reporting on Western Kentucky’s preparations for the season-opener against Kentucky. With Bobby Petrino as the new Hilltoppers head coach, you know much of that preparations has to do with throwing the … Continue reading

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Bobby Petrino assesses Western Kentucky scrimmage

Here’s Western Kentucky coach Bobby Petrino talking to media after his team’s scrimmage in preparation for the August 31 opener against Kentucky in Nashville. The head coach was happy with his first-team defense, which is an experienced group. Petrino said … Continue reading

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BBL: Turnovers and “It Takes a Village”

Big Blue Links for Thursday: – Jen Smith of Herald-Leader says turnovers will be focal point for these football Cats. – Ben Roberts of H-L reports that there are no worries about James Young’s eligibility. – John Calipari had been … Continue reading

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How Bobby Petrino has done in first year at each school

When Kentucky opens its 2013 football season against Western Kentucky in Nashville on Aug. 31, it will be the coaching debuts at their respective schools for UK’s Mark Stoops and WKU’s Bobby Petrino. It also will be Stoops’ debut as … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Tuesday

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Mark Story on the death of Dallas Owens Mark Maloney catches up with former Cats at Cal’s Pro Camp H-L photo gallery from Calipari’s Pro Camp Brady Taylor picks Virginia Tech over Kentucky Stoops loses … Continue reading

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Arkansas football’s 10-year trend

We continue with our second in a series of looking at the 10-year trend of an SEC football team. Here’s a look at Arkansas’ 10-year trend. Truth to be told, the Razorbacks’ trend toppled the moment that Bobby Petrino wrecked … Continue reading

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Video: Bobby Petrino after spring game

With UK opening against Western Kentucky on August 31, I went to Western Kentucky’s Red-White Spring Game yesterday in Bowling Green. Here’s my column on the game. And here is part of Bobby Petrino’s press conference.

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CBS ranks Bobby Petrino hire No. 2, Mark Stoops No. 15

Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports ranks the coaching hires in college football, and places Kentucky’s choice of Mark Stoops No. 15 out of 26. Dodd tabs Arkansas’ choice of former Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema as the top coaching hire. But … Continue reading

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In the end, hiring Bobby Petrino a good move for WKU

There is a lot of hand-wringing this morning about whether Western Kentucky did the “right thing” by hiring Bobby Petrino as its football coach. My take: Of course it did. Petrino wasn’t the right coach for Kentucky or Tennessee or … Continue reading

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UK’s 2013 opener: Mark Stoops vs. Bobby Petrino

Chad Bishop of the Bowling Green Daily News reports that Bobby Petrino is on the Western Kentucky campus today, presumably to talk about the Hilltoppers’ opening for a head football coach. Willie Taggart was named head coach at South Florida … Continue reading

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