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Joker Phillips Lands a Job with the Cleveland Browns?

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It sounds like the Cleveland Browns have either hired or will soon hire former Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips to coach the team’s wide receivers.   The Browns have spoken with Joker Phillips on more than one occasion, the discussions are leading toward Phillips joining the Browns. — LA – theOBR (@LaneAdkins) January 26, 2015 According to Lonny Demaree, the ...

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Joker Phillips a Finalist for Florida A&M Coaching Job

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According to a report at AL.com, former Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips is a finalist for the head job at Florida A&M. Here is an excerpt: Former Alabama great E.J. Junior and former Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips are among the eight finalists for the head coaching job at Florida A&M, according to the Tallahassee Democrat. Junior, currently the head ...

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Report: Joker Phillips Forced to Resign due to Recruiting Violation

Yahoo.com is reporting that Florida Wide Receiver’s coach Joker Phillips was forced to resign due to a recruiting violation. Former University of Florida wide receivers coach Joker Phillips resigned this week after the NCAA received a photo of the coach sitting in a restaurant with a high school recruit during a mandated dead period in recruiting, multiple sources told Yahoo ...

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Joker Phillips Resigns as Florida Wide Receivers Coach

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Former Kentucky coach Joker Phillips has resigned as receivers coach at the University of Florida. Here is the official press release. GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Gators head coach Will Muschamp announced the resignation of receivers coach Joker Phillips on Wednesday. In the wake of Phillips’ departure, former Gators quarterback Chris Leak will take over as receivers coach. Leak returned to UF ...

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Video: Joker’s Return to Commonwealth Stadium

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Coach Mark Stoops on former Kentucky (now Florida) coach Joker Phillips’ return to Commonwealth Stadium. [colored_box color=”grey”]Q. Do you think the team will have a little extra emotion knowing their old coach is coming back in here? Will you address that at all? COACH STOOPS: I wouldn’t think ‑‑ I don’t know. I wouldn’t think that that would give any ...

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Wildcat Captions #24 – Joker Faces

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It’s Throwback Thursday once again of course and Joker wants you to caption the photo below from the not so pretty Kentucky vs Louisville football game in September 2012     Joker Faces! Leave your “captions” on the comments box below. Once we have enough entries, we will select the winner. [colored_box color=”blue”]*If you have funny and/or interesting photos you’d ...

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Matt Elam is Done with Joker Phillips

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As if Kentucky fans needed anymore reason to love Mark Stoops as their head coach, Matt Elam piled on former head coach Joker Phillips on Sunday via twitter. This couldn’t get any more blunt: Swear Im Done With Joker Phillips Haha Not To Be Rude Or Anything But I Cant Do It — Matt Elam™ (@FballIsLife69) June 9, 2013 Great ...

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Mark Stoops’ 2013 Class Ranking at an All Time High

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Mark Stoops has accomplished more in 2 months recruiting than any head coach in Kentucky Football history. The Kentucky Wildcats 2013 recruiting class is currently ranked #27 by Rivals.com and is the highest ranking in school history. The rankings have been printed since 2002 and Kentucky’s previous highest ranking of #36 in 2006. Mark Stoops didn’t shy away from saying ...

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Joker Phillips New Wide Receiver Coach at Florida?

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There are reports that former Kentucky head football coach Joker Phillips has already found a new job. This from FootballScoop.com: Florida: Sources tell us Will Muschamp has agreed to hire Joker Phillips (wide receivers plus additional duties). Look for Joker to be announced & to start working later this week. Interesting that Florida plays Louisville in the Sugar Bowl. Also, ...

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Mark Stoops Interviewed For UK Head Football Coach

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Mark Stoops has been interviewed for UK’s Head Coaching job.  This is according to Jeremy Fowler from CBS.com TALLAHASSEE — Kentucky has interviewed Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops for its head coaching opening, according to a source. Under Stoops, FSU’s defense led the country with 236.3 yards allowed per game entering Saturday’s game with Florida. Stoops, Arizona’s defensive coordinator ...

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Mitch Barnhart Speaks About Football Coaching Search

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Mitch Barnhartt finally broke silence bout UK’s coaching search after today’s loss to Tennessee.  The Courier Journal’s Kyle Tucker give’s us a breakdown of Barnhart’comments. ON THE COACHING SEARCH: “We continue to work through the process. The goal is to continue to build up the foundation that Joker has put in place. The young talent that we’ve got, the respect ...

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Joker Phillips: Kentucky Vs Tennesee 2011

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  This years Kentucky Vs. Tennessee Football game is only a couple of hours away and I feel this is a great opportunity for the team and especially Joker Phillips. Yes this might be his last game, but all of us would love to see this KY fan, player and coach, leave our program by beating Tennessee for the second ...

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Phillips Lays Out Wildcats Thanksgiving Schedule

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips and the Kentucky football team hit the Tim Couch Practice Fields for a two-hour practice on Wednesday in preparation for Kentucky’s final game of the 2012 slate this Saturday against Tennessee. Kickoff at Neyland Stadium is set for 12:21 p.m. ET and will be televised on the SEC Network. ...

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Joker Phillips Post-Samford Press Conference

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COACH JOKER PHILLIPS JOKER PHILLIPS: Injury report: Demarco Robinson, strained oblique. That’s it. I’m used to coming in here with a list of things on that report. But I thought first thing you could see ‑‑ first of all, I’m proud of the seniors, for sending those guys out as winners on their senior day. I think we’ve had three ...

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Kentucky Uses Huge First Half to Crush Samford 34-3

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Kentucky and Joker Phillips had the Senior Night they wanted as they crushed FCS opponent Samford 34-3 in front of a light crowd at Commonwealth Stadium. Kentucky had a nice start to the game, scoring twice and taking a quick 14-0 lead behind the arm and legs of quarterback Jalen Whitlow. Whitlow threw a 11 yard touchdown pass to Gene ...

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Where to Watch Kentucky Football vs. Samford

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The Kentucky Wildcats(1-9) host the Samford Bulldogs(7-3) for Senior Night at Commonwealth Stadium at 7:30pm on on CSS. The announcers for tonight’s game are Matt Stewart and Cole Cubelic. The sideline reporter is Angela Mallen. Here is the background of tonight’s contest: Nineteen seniors will be honored prior to Saturday’s game vs. Samford. The Wildcats are looking for their third ...

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Joker Phillips has Advice for Fan Base on Helping Next Coach

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Joker Phillips spoke at his final press conference today before the Wildcats host Samford Saturday night. Phillips spoke a little about Samford, but mostly about how the fans should treat the next head coach, and also how he doesn’t mind being blamed if the next coach has a rough couple of years.

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Kentucky Football Picked to Win

The University of Kentucky football team lost to Pittsburgh 27-10 in the BBVA Compass Bowl played Saturday, Jan. 8, 2010, at Legion Field Stadium in Birmingham, Ala.

It has been many weeks since Kentucky Football had a chance to win, but with FCS opponent Samford coming into Commonwealth Stadium this weekend, the Wildcats have a shot to put up win #2. Chris Low and Edward Aschoff pick every game in the SEC and they both think Joker’s last home game as head coach will be a mark ...

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