Football

A look at Kentucky's newest football commitments with Justin Rowland

12/14/2017 09:51 PM

With the early signing day coming up next week, the Kentucky football staff has added a trio of 2018 commitments and has their eyes on a few more. Justin Rowland from Cats Illustrated joined us to break it all down.  Read more 

Evaluating Eddie Gran's tenure as UK's offensive coordinator

12/11/2017 04:47 PM

Kentucky’s offense ranked 103rd in the nation this season under offensive coordinator Eddie Gran. Still, Gran’s name has been mentioned as a possibility for at least one other coaching job this off-season. KSTV looked at Gran’s tenure and the criticism he’s received for Kentucky’s run-focused offense.  Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Stoops Tries To Land Recruits, How SEC Coaching Changes Can Help

12/05/2017 04:47 PM

As the SEC coaching carousel continues to spin, Mark Stoops mentioned in his Tuesday press conference that it could be beneficial to Kentucky on the recruiting front. Cats Illustrated’s T.J. Walker joined KSTV to discuss some recruits Kentucky has their eye on and that coaching changes have impacted in some way: Bradley McKee and Mark Krebs discuss how Stoops and his staff need to capitalize on the off-season chaos:  Read more 

Music City Bowl or UK-UofL basketball game?

12/04/2017 05:37 PM

The UK football team is in a bowl for the second year in a row, but the game falls on the same day as the basketball team’s annual showdown with Louisville. Will fans have more interest in heading to Lexington for a rivalry game or to Nashville for the Music City Bowl? We discussed.  Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Wildcats to Play in Music City Bowl

12/03/2017 07:29 PM

The Kentucky football team accepted a bid to play in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Sunday. The Wildcats (7-5) will face Northwestern (9-3) in Jacksonville on Dec. 29 at 4:30 p.m. ET. It will be the Cats’ second-straight year in a bowl game, after playing in last year’s TaxSlayer Bowl. “We’re very excited to have earned another bowl bid and honored to receive an invitation from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl,” said UK head coach Mark Stoops... Read more 

UK football adding new assistant coach

11/29/2017 05:16 PM

A job posting went up Wednesday morning on the University of Kentucky’s human resources website, which says the school is looking to hire a football assistant. The new position will not replace anyone currently on staff, but will instead be an additional on-field coach for Mark Stoops. KSTV discussed what we hope he looks for when making the hire.  Read more 

Evaluating the State of Kentucky Football

11/28/2017 05:48 PM

Monday marked the five year anniversary of Mark Stoops taking the Kentucky head coaching position. Here’s a clip from Stoops’ opening press conference, which was held on December 2, 2012. After five regular seasons with Stoops at the helm of Kentucky football, KSTV looked at the state of the program.  Read more 

Mark Stoops addressing issues with Jordan Jones

11/28/2017 05:29 PM

Saturday’s game with Louisville was rough for the entire Kentucky team, but especially Jordan Jones, who racked up three personal fouls and was part of a first half fight. During his radio show Monday night, Mark Stoops said he’s addressing those issues with Jones.  Read more 

Looking back at UK's embarrassing loss to Louisville

11/27/2017 05:18 PM

The Kentucky Wildcats closed the regular season with a complete dismantling at the hands of the Louisville Cardinals, losing the Governor’s Cup game 44-17. After the game, Mark Stoops was extremely frustrated. We looked back at the game and what was a total breakdown in all phases by the Kentucky football team.  Read more 

Cardinals thump Wildcats 44-17 to win Governor's Cup

11/25/2017 03:26 PM

Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson made amends for a four-turnover game against the University of Kentucky last year, leading the Cardinals to a 44-17 thrashing of the Wildcats Saturday at Kroger Field. Jackson finished the game with 156 yards rushing and 216 yards passing, completing 15 of 21 passes and tossing a pair of touchdowns. Louisville’s (8-4, 4-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) offense racked up 562 yards while the Cardinal defense held Kentucky (7-5, 4-4 Southeastern Conference) to 338 yards and sacked UK... Read more 

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