Wake up Big Blue Nation, I’ve brought you some hot links in bed to get you started on this lazy Sunday. Good luck in banging your head against the wall enough times to forget what happened on the football field yesterday, that’s the best option. Or instead, get really into your fantasy football team today to take your mind off of it. Whichever you choose, hope it works out for you.
Patrick Towles’ brief debut gives Big Blue Nation slight glimmer of hope , and then takes it away. Just as the fans were beginning to get excited about the future after an impressive touchdown drive by Towles, the injury bug once again plagued the Wildcats.
Attendance numbers starting to become a major problem for Kentucky football. Attendance was reported above 49,000, but many in attendance said the actual number of fans was much smaller. The attendance numbers are based on tickets sold, not bodies in seats.
In news that should come as no major surprise considering the inability to get win #2 on the season, Kentucky is still not projected to make bowl game for the 7th straight week. With the remaining schedule ahead, the task only becomes more difficult. Arkansas, who started the season looking awful, has seemingly put together some semblance of a football team just in time for the Kentucky game.
Cincinnati Reds take Game 1 from San Francisco, 5-2, behind 3-5 performance of Brandon Phillips.
By now, most of you have heard that the Kentucky Basketball’s weekly All-Access show will air at 8pm on Wednesdays, starting October 17th on ESPN. Here are some more details on what to expect from what is being described as “Hard Knocks” for UK basketball. The ESPN team is bringing in the producers from their 30 for 30 series. You know it’s going to be high quality.
Kentucky’s football team continues to have the same luck; bad. The injuries continue to pile up and an already very young and inexperienced team just continues to get younger and younger by the week. Kentucky has played as many as 14 true freshmen already this season, one of the highest numbers in the country for a D-I school.