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April 13, 2021

Field and Boundary: Liam Coen is adjusting to the college game

Adam Luckett 9:30pm April 13, 2021 4/13/21

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Chris Rodriguez Jr. - Kentucky - RB

Three timeouts per half, 15-minute quarters, holding penalty for 10 yards, instant replay, and plenty of media timeouts. The NFL and college football have many things in common, but some differences allow each to remain unique. The two-minute warning and the clock rolling on first downs are two things the NFL has different from the…

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Notes & Quotes from Liam Coen’s Tuesday Press Conference

Freddie Maggard 1:00pm April 13, 2021 4/13/21

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Kentucky has averaged 132 pass yards per game over the past three seasons. It rushed for 224.8 per contest over the same time period. UK has accumulated 356 total yards per game since 2018 which led to a change at the offensive coordinator position. Enter Liam Coen. “These guys knew they needed to get better…

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April 11, 2021

Why Liam Coen’s offense will be successful for the current Kentucky pass-catchers

Pranavdeep Singh 4:00pm April 11, 2021 4/11/21

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It’s Masters Sunday, a tradition unlike any other as Jim Nantz would say, and the top golfers are ready to tee off. While that event was happening, Mark Stoops and Kentucky Football held its first spring scrimmage on Saturday. A new addition on the sidelines is offensive coordinator Liam Coen, who came over from the…

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April 6, 2021

Overcoming Playbook Problems at Kentucky Football Spring Practice

Nick Roush 3:00pm April 6, 2021 4/6/21

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Players and coaches alike have praised Liam Coen’s innovative offense throughout Kentucky football spring practice. What they have failed to mention is exactly how difficult it is to implement the new scheme. Today that changed as Kentucky’s offensive coordinator lamented the lack of playbook comprehension. “We definitely need to get into our books and learn…

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March 31, 2021

Coen Evaluates the Offense Midway Through Spring Practice

Nick Roush 11:30am March 31, 2021 3/31/21

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The Kentucky football team has officially reached the midway point of spring practice. The new offensive additions made for an exciting start. Now the hamsters inside players’ heads are pulling overtime to keep the wheels moving with Liam Coen’s playbook. “As the install starts to accumulate here, you can see some heads starting to spin…

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March 30, 2021

Tight end utilization will create favorable matchups for Kentucky

Adam Luckett 7:00pm March 30, 2021 3/30/21

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Keaton Upshaw - Kentucky - tight end

In the modern game of football, creating matchups is what every play-caller is looking for. No longer do plays make things happen, players make things happen and offenses must find ways to create the best matchups possible on a down-to-down basis. The tight end position can be the best way to do that due to…

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Liam Coen Weighs in on Four Players’ Progress

Nick Roush 1:00pm March 30, 2021 3/30/21

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We have reached the midway point of Kentucky spring football practice. The nuts and bolts of Liam Coen’s offense have been installed. As players work through mental obstacles, Kentucky’s offensive coordinator shared his thoughts on how a few have developed through the first seven practices. Naasir Watkins remains absent as the offensive tackle continues to…

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March 29, 2021

The Kentucky Football Spring Practice Chess Match

Nick Roush 1:00pm March 29, 2021 3/29/21

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When Mark Stoops talks about Kentucky spring football practice, he must mention the word “fundamentals” at least once. Behind the malaise of the daily grind, there’s an ongoing chess match between the young coordinators from Rhode Island, making it an incredibly competitive spring practice. “Overall there’s progress. There’s some give and take when you’re playing…

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March 25, 2021

Today on KSR: More High School hoops plus the NBA trade deadline

Zack Geoghegan 9:00am March 25, 2021 3/25/21 Comments Disabled

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Good morning, folks! It’s an off day for both the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Tournaments today, but don’t worry, we’ve got more Kentucky High School Basketball coverage coming throughout the day to help satisfy your March Madness appetite. The NBA trade deadline is also set for 3 p.m. later today, for those who enjoy the…

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March 23, 2021

Liam Coen Offense: Cadence, Play-Action, Advanced Stats

Adam Luckett 5:00pm March 23, 2021 3/23/21

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The Kentucky Wildcats have made it through practice No. 4 this spring and with every passing moment, more intel is arriving regarding the new offense. Liam Coen met with the media for a second time since the start of spring ball and peeled back the curtain just a bit to show what UK might look…

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