BBN Turns Out for UK Football at Cat Walk


Blue got in! The #BBN made it Knoxville. The team will arrive for the Cat Walk at 2 p.m. at Gate 7. — Kentucky Athletics (@UKAthletics) November 15, 2014 Coach Stoops and the Cats are in here. Kickoff at 4 p.m. on the @secnetwork. #ChangeTheGame A photo posted by UK Athletics (@ukathletics) on Nov [...]

Audio: Nation of Blue’s Scott Anderson on ESPN Lexington Talking Kentucky Football

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Take a listen to my appearance on ESPN Radio Lexington on the Sports Huddle. I talked about Mark Stoops decision to call out J.D. Harmon, the upcoming game with Tennessee, and Backwards Hat. The Sports Huddle is on daily from 4-7pm on 1300am WLXG in Lexington, KY. You can also listen by clicking here.

Petrino Could Get Huge APR Bonus Payout

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According to USA Today Sports, Louisville football Coach Bobby Petrino could get $500,000 annually if the Cards score a 935 or higher Academic Progress Rate (APR). An institution’s APR is based on eligibility/progress toward graduation and retention and is designed to track student-athletes who receive athletics financial aid. The minimum four-year average APR the NCAA [...]

Week 11 SEC Bowl Projections


Last week after Kentucky lost three games in a row the Wildcats were projected to go to the Belk Bowl and play North Carolina. This week Kentucky suffers their fourth straight loss and are projected to play in the Music City Bowl and face Penn State. I would love to see this matchup, but I [...]

Mark Stoops Calls Out Player for Bad Special Teams Performance


Kentucky head football coach Mark Stoops was asked about special teams today at his pre-Tennessee press conference and he began by hinting at someone that hasn’t been doing his job. And it wasn’t the special teams coach. “That is probably most disappointing to me, because that was the thing that I was talking about, the [...]