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July 16, 2020

Governor Beshear thinks sports with fans this fall is a “real possibility”

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:00pm July 16, 2020 7/16/20

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Whether or not there will be sports this fall is a question on all of our minds, and this morning, Governor Andy Beshear gave us a glimmer of hope. During a surprise call to Kentucky Sports Radio, Beshear said he believes that if everyone wears a mask and practices social distancing, sports — including a…

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BREAKING: Terry Wilson has cut off all his hair

Jack Pilgrim 7:00am July 16, 2020 7/16/20

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Kentucky quarterback Terry Wilson has chopped off all his hair, the first haircut he’s received since the eighth grade. In an update on his Instagram page Wednesday, Wilson posted a video leaving the barber with a clean cut and his dreadlocks in a bag. “Yes sir. Dreads gone, man,” Wilson said. Terry Wilson cut off…

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July 15, 2020

SEC considering 10-game season, potentially with non-conference games

Jack Pilgrim 9:15pm July 15, 2020 7/15/20

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The SEC is considering a change to its college football season, and it’s one fans aren’t necessarily expecting. During a meeting this week at the league headquarters, SEC athletic directors discussed a potential move to a 10-game schedule, including eight conference games and two non-conference games. Such a move would help facilitate the busy slate…

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Duffy, Kinnard named Preseason All-Americans by Phil Steele

Drew Franklin 5:00pm July 15, 2020 7/15/20

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There are nine Kentucky Wildcats named to the All-SEC teams in Phil Steele’s 2020 College Football Preview. Nine! Drake Jackson was named First Team Center; Darian Kinnard, First Team Offensive Tackle; Max Duffy, First Team Punter; Landon Young, Second Team Offensive Tackle; Quinton Bohanna, Second Team Defensive Lineman; Boogie Watson, Second Team Linebacker; Josh Ali,…

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Michigan updates ticket policy for limited fans this season (if it happens at all)

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm July 15, 2020 7/15/20

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How will Kentucky adjust its ticket policy for limited capacity at Kroger Field this season? Michigan may have provided the blueprint. This morning, the Wolverines released their plan for tickets if the 2020 season takes place. Emphasis on the “if.” “The University of Michigan Athletic Department announced today that if U-M is able to have…

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Nine Kentucky Wildcats Named All-SEC by Phil Steele

Nick Roush 11:00am July 15, 2020 7/15/20

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When Kentucky fans flip through Phil Steele’s 2020 College Football Preview, on the SEC page they will find nine Wildcats on the All-SEC Team. Kentucky’s All-SEC class is headlined by a pair of players from the Big Blue Wall, Drake Jackson and Darian Kinnard. 2019 Ray Guy Award winner Max Duffy rounds out UK’s first…

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July 14, 2020

The eight randomest questions surrounding the 2020 college football season

Aaron Torres 8:00pm July 14, 2020 7/14/20

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It’s no secret that the last few days haven’t been, umm, inspiring around the college football world. From the Ivy League postponing fall sports, to the Big Ten and Pac-12 going conference only and none other than Greg Sankey putting a wet blanket on the start of the season, things aren’t exactly moving in the…

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7 Things We’ll Miss from SEC Media Days

Nick Roush 5:00pm July 14, 2020 7/14/20

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If 2020 was a normal year, today KSR would be reporting to you live from the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Georgia as Mark Stoops prepared to take the podium at SEC Media Days. Instead, college football fans everywhere are crossing their fingers, hoping that a season can still happen this fall. If…

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Brooks, Maxey, Sestina and 88 other Wildcats make SEC First-Year Honor Roll

Drew Franklin 2:30pm July 14, 2020 7/14/20

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First-year student-athletes at the University of Kentucky shined in the classroom with 91 Wildcats occupying spots on the Southeastern Conference’s First-Year Academic Honor Roll. To make the 2019-20 First-Year Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete had to maintain a 3.0 GPA (among other requirements) in their coursework from the 2019 summer semester through this past spring…

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11 Personnel E50: Buying Time during what would have been SEC Media Days

KSR 11:30am July 14, 2020 7/14/20

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While the Big Ten and Pac-12 completely rearrange their football teams’ fall schedules, the 11 Personnel crew is standing strong. Nick Roush and Adam Luckett discuss the latest SEC football news from Birmingham before they share what they will miss most from SEC Media Days, an event that was scheduled to take this week in…

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September 18, 2013

The Do’s and Don’ts of Bye Week

Ally Tucker 9:30pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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With the bye week looming and no Kentucky games to look forward to this weekend–we have no enemy to preview, no stats to pour over, no comparisons to make, no opponents to analyze, no mildly inappropriate photoshops to create. Big Blue Nation has an entire 14-day break between games to fill with other things. Saturday…

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How Is Kentucky Stacking Up On The SEC Stat Sheets?

N. Jourdan 9:00pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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After three whole weeks of SEC football have come and gone, I feel like now is the perfect time to see how our men in blue are faring on the SEC stat sheet. Below are the stats that UK is currently in the top seven for in the conference, and some just might surprise you…

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You Want Practice Notes? We got em!

Nick Roush 8:00pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13 Comments Disabled

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Let’s not beat around the bush today: here’s the nitty gritty, the meat and potatoes, the Big Lebowski, the real enchilada, and the bees’ knees from today’s practice.   – Max Smith is taking the week off from throwing. It’s a little annoying, but Smith still has plenty of opportunities to improve during the Bye…

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Max Smith didn’t throw today but still feels good

Drew Franklin 6:45pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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Max Smith rested his injured shoulder again today, but the outlook is still positive for the sophomore quarterback. Smith told reporters on Wednesday that he had tests done on his shoulder and he expects to play against Florida. “I’ll be ready,” he said. Offensive coordinator Neal Brown said Patrick Towles looked good today with the…

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Korem wants players to leave the headphones at home

Drew Franklin 1:15pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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You won’t catch many Kentucky football players listening to music through their Beats By Dre headphones prior to games, thanks to a new locker room philosophy from Erik Korem, UK’s high performance coach. Korem encourages players to create their own music and generate excitement from within. “We actually showed them, through research, that there is…

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Watch the Cats in Super-Duper Slo-Mo (Very Cool)

Matt Jones 1:06pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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This video was shot by UK at the UL game. I like it…thus I hope you do as well.

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Listen to Mark Stoops’ interview with KSR

Drew Franklin 12:15pm September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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Here it is, the audio from Mark Stoops’ appearance on Kentucky Sports Radio radio earlier today. Have a listen as he talks quarterbacks, newcomers, Florida game, playing under the lights in Commonwealth, and how he embraces the challenge and wouldn’t want to be anywhere else than the University of Kentucky. Listen to the today’s show…

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Stoops loves the challenge, wouldn’t want to be anywhere else

Drew Franklin 11:48am September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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This quote from Mark Stoops at the end of this morning’s interview should keep you fired up about Kentucky football, despite the somewhat disappointing start to the 2013 season. Give it a read, head-butt a fellow fan, and I’ll have the audio up shortly: “Listen, I know the situation, exactly what we’re in right here,…

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Mark Stoops on his quarterback situation

Drew Franklin 11:08am September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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During his interview with Matt Jones on Kentucky Sports Radio radio this morning, Mark Stoops talked in depth about his quarterbacks, the hottest topic in the state of Kentucky right now. He said his quarterbacks certainly need to play better, and they know that, but they can’t do it alone; the pieces around them need…

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BTI’s Rants and Ramblings: Are Bye Weeks Overrated?

Bryan the Intern 9:00am September 18, 2013 9/18/13

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So, we are now officially in that one week a year during the college football season where we really don’t have anything to look forward to.  The vaunted BYE WEEK.  Where all you hear about is other fanbases excitedly talking about this week’s game.  And if you are a Louisville fan, talking about this week’s…

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