Tag Archives: Drew Barker

A three-spot from the Mark Stoops press conference

Three quick things from Kentucky football’s first game-week press luncheon of the season. 1. Suspensions. Senior offensive tackle Darrian Miller is suspended from the first game for a violation of team rules. Miller is considered possibly UK’s best offensive lineman, … Continue reading

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Patrick Towles won UK job on production

As we predicted Sunday, Patrick Towles will be Kentucky’s starting quarterback in the Aug. 30 opener against Tennessee-Martin. Head coach Mark Stoops made the announcement via Twitter before the team’s open practice this morning at the Nutter Training Facility. Here we … Continue reading

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Video: Za’Darius Smith likes Drew Barker

After this morning’s scrimmage, Kentucky defensive end Za’Darius Smith was asked to size up the quarterback competition. He says all the quarterbacks are doing a good job, but says he likes Drew Barker. Related link: Jennifer Smith’s UK football blog

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Drew Barker is giving up Twitter (for the season)

Kentucky freshman quarterback Drew Barker used to live on Twitter. He used Twitter to help recruit a rookie class that scouting services ranked among the Top 20 signee classes in the country this season. At Kentucky. That was then and … Continue reading

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UK Football Media Day video: Drew Barker

UK freshman quarterback Drew Barker says he is more comfortable now after a “crazy” spring practice. Remember, the former Conner quarterback graduated early to participate in spring drills. Related link: More Media Day videos

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Jalen Whitlow’s transfer not a surprise

I’m in Cincinnati today at Great American Ball Park for Reds-Pirates, but the news from back in Lexington that Jalen Whitlow has decided to transfer from the Kentucky football program is not a surprise. Whitlow started 15 games over the … Continue reading

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Videos: Kentucky early enrollees on National Signing Day

We’re posting the videos of UK early enrollees that talked to the media this morning here on National Signing Day. We start with Drew Barker, the quarterback from Conner, who played a big roll in recruiting other players to Kentucky.

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BBL: Charlie Strong, Matt Elam and decisions

Big Blue Links for Sunday: Charlie Strong accepts job as Texas coach, reports Austin American-Statesman. (pay) Pat Forde of Yahoo Sports writes that Charlie Strong has earned everything he has received, but Texas is a bad fit for him. Matt … Continue reading

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KSTV talks to UK commit Drew Barker

KSTV’s T.J. Beisner made the trip to Connor High School this morning when Drew Barker was presented with his official US Army All-America jersey.

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BBL: Trent Dilfer helps pull a prank on Drew Barker

Big Blue Links for Monday: – Wescott Eberts of SB Nation has a neat story about how Trent Dilfer helped played a joke on Conner quarterback and UK commit Drew Barker in inviting him to the Elite 11 Nike Camp … Continue reading

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