A Call to Arms for Kentucky Fans


  If you’re anything like me, you’re going through a wide range of emotions today. You’re probably sad, sad that the nation  is giddy with anticipation of the upcoming NCAA tournament, filling out brackets five at a time, and here we sit as UK fans, left out of the Big Dance for only the second […]

NATION OF BLUE PREVIEW: Kentucky vs. Tennessee

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  Tennessee Volunteers vs. Kentucky Wildcats Tuesday, January 15, 2013, Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY 7:00 Tipoff on ESPN/WatchESPN     After a heartbreaking loss on Saturday, the Cats look to rebound and get back into contention in the SEC, as they take on the hated Tennessee Volunteers.   Tennessee (8-6, 0-2 SEC), much like Kentucky, […]

Ex-UL Football Player Sues University, Coach Charlie Strong


    On the eve of the biggest basketball matchup in the country, the last thing the University of Louisville needs is a distraction.   Apparently, they’re getting one anyway.   The Associated Press is reporting Former Louisville defensive lineman Patrick Grant has filed suit in Jefferson County Circuit Court against the University of Louisville […]

NATION OF BLUE PREVIEW: Kentucky vs. Louisville


    Kentucky Wildcats vs. Louisville Cardinals Saturday, December 29, 2012, KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY 4:30 start time, coverage by CBS     In the state of Kentucky, this is the big one. This is the game that fans circle when the schedules come out. This is the game that proves to the entire […]

Our Condolences to the Victims of the Connecticut School Shooting

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  On behalf of all of us at Nation of Blue, we’d like to send our thoughts and prayers to the victims of today’s deadly elementary school shooting in Connecticut. Sometimes, life will teach us that there’s more important things than sports. Remember the poor children who were killed and injured, those who tried to […]

Will Any UK Football Coaching Hire Satisfy the Masses?


    It looks like the UK Football coach’s search could be drawing to a close. Ever since the rumors started swirling around about Joker’s job security after the Louisville loss, we’ve had our noses stuck in computer monitors (or iPhones or iPads, if you’re one of those hoity-toity types) looking through rumors and trying […]