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October 10, 2019

Stoops stays quiet on UK’s QB situation ahead of Arkansas game

Drew Franklin 7:15pm October 10, 2019 10/10/19

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Mark Stoops stayed quiet about his team’s quarterback situation, when asked after Thursday’s practice. He politely told the media to quit asking about it, followed by, “The situation is it what is. It does me no good to sit here and continually talk about it. We’re going to play with the guys that we feel…

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October 9, 2019

Sawyer Smith feels good after a week of rest

Nick Roush 7:23pm October 9, 2019 10/9/19

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Kentucky’s banged up quarterback doesn’t feel quite so bad after a week of rest. Sawyer Smith told the media after Wednesday’s practice that he feels much better after the Bye Week. “I feel good. Time for healing is everything,” Smith said. “A little bit of ice, a little bit of heat, so I’m feeling a…

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PFF ranked all 130 starting QBs, Sawyer Smith ranked No. 130

Drew Franklin 5:00pm October 9, 2019 10/9/19

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Pro Football Focus, one of the most trusted sources for college football performance statistics, ranked every starting quarterback in the country through the first six weeks of the season, and Kentucky’s Sawyer Smith is dead last on the list. Of the 130 teams in college football, Sawyer Smith is 130th (130 out of 130) among…

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Stoops is done talking about Sawyer Smith this week and other notes from the SEC Teleconference

Nick Roush 2:00pm October 9, 2019 10/9/19

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Don’t expect to hear much more on Kentucky’s quarterback situation before the ball is kicked off Saturday night at Kroger Field. On this week’s SEC Teleconference, Bob Holt, a legendary sports journalist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, asked Kentucky’s head coach how Sawyer Smith has progressed in practice this week. “I’m not getting into that Bob,”…

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October 7, 2019

Sawyer Smith feels ‘significantly better,’ says Stoops

Drew Franklin 12:26pm October 7, 2019 10/7/19

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Sawyer Smith is feeling better after some much-needed rest and recovery during UK’s bye week, but is he ready to return to the field? Mark Stoops sounded optimistic, but wouldn’t commit to saying Smith will be back this Saturday. Stoops said, “He took a solid week off and he needed that. The word I got from…

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September 28, 2019

Stoops: Kentucky should have gone to Lynn Bowden sooner

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:49pm September 28, 2019 9/28/19

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A lot of things went wrong in Kentucky’s 24-7 loss to South Carolina, but Sawyer Smith’s injured shoulder didn’t help. Smith was 11-32 for 90 yards, zero touchdowns, and an interception vs. the Gamecocks, numbers that don’t really do a poor performance justice. Late in the fourth quarter, Mark Stoops finally pulled Smith for Lynn Bowden,…

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September 24, 2019

Eddie Gran and Sawyer Smith are Learning Through Growing Pains

Nick Roush 8:00pm September 24, 2019 9/24/19

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Sawyer Smith’s first two games have produced mixed results. The only similarity is on the scoreboard. After a few failed experiments, Eddie Gran is shouldering some of the blame for his quarterback’s early struggles in SEC play. “Partly with that was my fault,” Kentucky’s offensive said Tuesday night. “I put him in a bad situation on…

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September 23, 2019

Mark Stoops says Sawyer Smith is hoping to be “back to 100” against South Carolina

Jack Pilgrim 6:23pm September 23, 2019 9/23/19

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In the second quarter against Mississippi State on Saturday afternoon, Kentucky quarterback Sawyer Smith took a hit to the shoulder that led to him running back to the locker room for an X-ray. Once the team came back from halftime, Smith remained in the locker room for the first defensive possession until the offense returned…

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Stoops updates Sawyer Smith, Chance Poore’s status

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:43pm September 23, 2019 9/23/19

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Kentucky is a banged up team following the loss in Starkville. Today, Mark Stoops told reporters that both quarterback Sawyer Smith and kicker Chance Poore are nursing injuries that puts their status for South Carolina in question. Sawyer took a hit in the shoulder at the end of the second quarter vs. Mississippi State and after…

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September 22, 2019

SEC Football Takeaways of Week 4

John Reecer 5:00pm September 22, 2019 9/22/19

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Another week has come and gone in the college football season. The SEC consistently gives the sport amazing games, moments, and players. Here are my five biggest takeaways in the conference from week four. 1. Georgia’s Big Win The Bulldogs got a huge top-10 victory against the seventh-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish in what was…

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