Tag Archives: Mark Stoops

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

Big Blue Links for Tuesday:

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Which direction will Mark Stoops turn to hire an OC?

With Neal Brown exiting Kentucky to become the head coach at Troy, the focus now turns to which direction Mark Stoops will turn to hire his next offensive coordinator.

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Post-game videos after Kentucky’s loss at Louisville

Post-game videos of Mark Stoops, Neal Brown, Patrick Towles and Bud Dupree after Kentucky’s 44-40 loss at Louisville.

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BBL: Cats give back for Thanksgiving

Big Blue Links for Friday: Illinois women upset Kentucky 77-71 in the Paradise Jam, reports Herald-Leader. Matthew Mitchell’s team fell behind 17-5 and never recovered, losing for the first time this season. UK plays Oklahoma today. John Calipari’s Cats showed … Continue reading

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Video: Mark Stoops on rivalry and Thanksgiving plans

After practice today, Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops talked about teaching his team the history of the UK-U of L rivalry. The two teams play Saturday at noon at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium in Louisville. Stoops was also asked about … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Mark Stoops’ Louisville preview

The media and the fans push the rivalry angle of Saturday’s Kentucky-Louisville football game, but at his weekly football press luncheon on Monday, UK coach Mark Stoops was having none of it.

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Video: Mark Stoops praises his team’s effort

Head coach Mark Stoops praised his team’s effort after Kentucky’s 50-16 loss at Tennessee, saying that after a long stretch of games and losses the Cats just didn’t have much left in the tank.

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When you’re in a losing streak, you have fewer friends

Mark Stoops took his Kentucky football team indoors Thursday for a walk-through, but he promises that he’ll have the Cats back out in the cold Friday for a more active practice as the team prepares to invade Knoxville on Saturday. … Continue reading

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