CATS LEARN VALUABLE LESSON IN MISSOURI LOSS

By Bill Crockett (MANCHESTER, Ky.) — Anyone who played the game of football realizes the importance that focus, detail to attention, and teamwork has on the outcome of a game.  Perhaps the most valuable lesson today’s student athletes learn, however, is that just like everyday life, regardless of the amount of effort

‘CATS CLAIM HISTORIC WIN IN KNOXVILLE’

BY Bill Crockett (MANCHESTER, Ky.) — Until recently, the Kentucky-Tennessee border war has been a pretty lopsided affair in favor of the Vols.  Before you can declare any contest a rivalry game, however, the traditional underdog should occasionally win a contest.  On Saturday at Neyland Stadium, two things became obvious after Kentucky trounced

Eddie Gran on Quarterbacks: No Time to Panic

By Dr. John Huang Everyone knows that when a team is struggling offensively, the offensive coordinator is the most hated man in town. Eddie Gran certainly fits the bill in Kentucky's 1-2 start. Even when the UK offense piled up over 559 yards against Ole Miss, all the "assistant coaches" in

This Tough Spot Is A Little Different

By Vinny Hardy The improvement that has taken place from Mark Stoops' first season at Kentucky until now is undeniable. After a 2-10 inaugural campaign he's gone 42-34 to bring his record to 44-44 going into this 10-game 2020 SEC gauntlet. Along the way, there have been obstacles and bumps in

‘CATS LOSE TO OLE MISS IN STUNNING FASHION: C’MON MAN!

BY Bill Crockett (MANCHESTER, Ky.) — Coach Mark Stoops’ recent success notwithstanding, UK’s long-suffering fan base has witnessed this same scenario play out countless times over the years.  An excruciating 42-41 loss in OT brought back a flood of painful memories for many of the Wildcat faithful at Kroger Field on Saturday.  Despite

I Went to a Football Game and a Horror Movie Broke Out

By Dr. John Huang It was only October 3, but Halloween came early to Kroger Field on Saturday night. With 10,000 or so masked, tailgate-starved, socially distanced revelers looking for treats, the Ole Miss Rebels came onto the Indian burial ground above the venue formerly known as Commonwealth Stadium and tricked

Miscues Derail Terry Wilson’s Return Against Auburn

BY Bill Crockett (MANCHESTER, Ky) — No. 23 Kentucky stood their ground for three quarters before a CATastrophic fourth quarter fumble coupled with a botched fake punt derailed senior quarterback Terry Wilson’s long-awaited return.  No. 8 Auburn took full advantage of the miscues and pulled away late for a 29-13 victory at