Tag Archives: Mark Stoops

Video: Mark Stoops lists spring standouts

Uploaded this video on Wednesday but did not post to the blog. Here’s UK football coach Mark Stoops when asked to list some standouts from spring drills, which were completed Wednesday.

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Video: Mark Stoops on the end of spring drills

Kentucky wrapped up spring football drills Wednesday morning at the Nutter Training Center, and head coach Mark Stoops said he was pleased overall with this year’s drills.

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Mark Stoops praises Patrick Towles’ accuracy

If Mark Stoops was happy with the play of quarterback Patrick Towles during Saturday’s scrimmage, Stoops’ viewing of the video didn’t change the Kentucky coach’s mind. After Monday morning’s practice, Stoops talked about the scrimmage as a whole and the … Continue reading

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As John Calipari reloads, Mark Stoops goes slow and steay

My Sunday column: Basketball done; time to concentrate on spring football. OK, so basketball isn’t done. In fact, you can argue that the important stuff is just beginning. John Calipari has holes to fill. Seven Wildcats stood up Thursday and … Continue reading

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Mark Stoops, Shannon Dawson report on spring drills

Started the week off over at the Nutter Field House on Monday morning for the media interviews after the second day of Kentucky football’s spring practice. Got video of head coach Mark Stoops, who was pleased overall with drills, which … Continue reading

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Video: Mark Stoops favors an early signing date

After having several commits flip to other schools, Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops was asked Wednesday if the team’s poor finish hurt recruiting. He says he doesn’t believe so, but he does he is in favor of an early singing … Continue reading

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Notes from the Mark Stoops press conference

Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops had a press conference Monday, and here some news/notes/observations. 1. Ryan Timmons will miss spring practice after undergoing shoulder and ankle surgeries. Stoops complimented the sophomore wide receiver for playing through those injuries during the … Continue reading

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Smart Football’s Chris Brown on Shannon Dawson

Maybe no one has written as extensively on the Air Raid offense as Chris Brown, the Louisville native who runs the Smart Football web site and has written the “Essential Smart Football” and has contributed to Grantland. If you want … Continue reading

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Mark Stoops on coordinator hire: “I wanted some carryover”

Appearing on Kentucky Sports Radio on Thursday morning, Mark Stoops could not talk about the hiring of West Virginia’s Shannon Dawson as offensive coordinator because of legal issues, but gave some insight as to his thinking. “I wanted some carryover,” … Continue reading

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BBL: Writer says Texas has horses to play with UK

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