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May 23, 2020

Mark Stoops asks the BBN to Pray for Chris Oats

Nick Roush 3:30pm May 23, 2020 5/23/20

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Kentucky’s head football coach is asking the Big Blue Nation to keep Chris Oats in their thoughts and prayers. Saturday afternoon Mark Stoops released the following statement on Twitter. He’s in the hospital due to a medical issue we can confirm isn’t related to COVID 19. He’s expected to move to a physical rehabilitation center…

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May 22, 2020

Chris Oats in hospital with serious medical issue

Matt Jones 11:30pm May 22, 2020 5/22/20 Comments Disabled

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KSR has learned that UK Football player Chris Oats has been in the hospital in Cincinnati with a medical issue. UK has released the following statement: Chris Oats is in the hospital due to a medical issue. The family has asked us to confirm that the issue is not related to Covid 19. Chris expected…

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April 17, 2020

Kentucky Football’s Dynamic Duos in 2020

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm April 17, 2020 4/17/20

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There is a significant difference in building a football team and building a football program. Mark Stoops has constructed a sustainable, winning program in Lexington. One measure in differentiating between a team and program is gauging how many elite, or All SEC/All American caliber players are within the same position group on a roster. The…

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November 23, 2019

Stoops explains absence of three key linebackers

Drew Franklin 7:45pm November 23, 2019 11/23/19

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With Kentucky’s defense stopping just about everything UT Martin threw its way, you may not have noticed that three of the Cats’ best linebackers were missing from action. Chris Oats and DeAndre Square did not play at all, and Kash Daniel did not return after halftime. What’s up with that? Mark Stoops said afterward that…

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August 31, 2019

Mark Stoops on Chris Oats’ ejection for targeting

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:13pm August 31, 2019 8/31/19

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Kentucky may have gotten the win vs. Toledo, but they’ll be without one of their defensive stars for part of next week’s game vs. Eastern Michigan. Linebacker Chris Oats was ejected for targeting in the third quarter after hitting Toledo quarterback Mitch Guadagni as he slid to the ground, causing his helmet to come off. Guadagni left the…

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October 8, 2018

This Weekend A Star was Born (No, Not Lady Gaga)

Nick Roush 1:00pm October 8, 2018 10/8/18

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After Kentucky’s first loss of the season, it’s tough for the Big Blue Nation to find reasons to be optimistic.  Allow me to show you the silver lining: A Star was Born. The new Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga remake of a remake of a musical drama isn’t what I’m talking about.  I’m talking about Chris…

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October 3, 2018

The Defense Does Not Expect a Drop Off when Chris Oats Replaces Kash Daniel

Nick Roush 7:45pm October 3, 2018 10/3/18

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A true freshman will make his first start in an uninviting environment, but Chris Oats’ teammates and coaches believe the former four-star recruit is up for the challenge. Kentucky’s starting middle linebacker and defensive captain, Kash Daniel, is suspended for the first half of the Cats’ game at Kyle Field after he was ejected for…

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