Tag Archives: Mark Stoops

Video: Mark Stoops previews Ohio game

Here’s Kentucky coach Mark Stoops at his weekly press luncheon today, talking about the good and bad from last Saturday’s thumping of Tennessee-Martin and this Saturday’s 3:30 p.m. game with visiting Ohio.

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Full transcript of Mark Stoops’ presser after opening win

Here is the full transcript of the Mark Stoops’ presser after 45-point win over the Skyhawks of UT-Martin.

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Video: Mark Stoops’ final say before Saturday

This is it, Mark Stoops final comments before Saturday’s 2014 opener against the Skyhawks of Tennessee-Martin. After practice today, the UK head coach said the team is anxious to get going, and that he has tweaked the practice schedule. Related … Continue reading

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BBL: Stoops gives honest assessment of UK’s talent

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Mark Stoops says he’ll use five-man rotation at defensive tackle, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Stoops says Cats currently possess SEC talent and depth at only a couple of positions, reports Smith. Javess Blue expecting … Continue reading

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Video: Mark Stoops happy with Tuesday work

Mark Stoops wasn’t scheduled to talk to the media after practice today, but obviously in good spirits, the Kentucky football coach stopped by for a chat with his favorite people. Well, “favorite people” might be a bit of a stretch. … Continue reading

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Video: Mark Stoops defends his player ranking

As we posted earlier, CBS Sports did a ranking of current college football coaches, not by coaching ability, but by playing ability. Kentucky coach Mark Stoops was ranked No. 63 out of 128, so we asked him about that after … Continue reading

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Mark Stoops thinks Bud Dupree is a first-round pick

At today’s press conference, Mark Stoops was asked about Bud Dupree and Za’Darius Smith’s pro prospects. Stoops said he believed that Dupree is a first-round draft pick, maybe even a high first-round pick.

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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: Mark Stoops not a happy football coach

It is Mark Stoops‘ second year, but the Kentucky football coach knows he has to set the tone early. He did that Wednesday. It was his team’s third practice of the pre-season. And it wasn’t good enough. Not by a … Continue reading

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