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When the new depth chart came out this week Max Smith was listed #1 ahead of Jalen Whitlow. Smith came in at the start of the fourth quarter against Western Kentucky and had some success moving the football. Smith threw for 125 yards and one touchdown on 8-13 passing. Stoops was asked this week if [...]

Mark Stoops made it known today that Jalen Whitlow and Max Smith will both play when Kentucky opens the season next week against Western Kentucky. Stoops said Towles competed hard for the position, but will red shirt this season. Here is video of Coach Stoops. (via Louisville Courier Journal)

Edward Aschoff of ESPN wraps up Mark Stoops first spring practice and looks at the biggest 3 questions when fall camp starts. 1. Whitlow’s time?: The Cats have a three-headed quarterback competition on their hands, but it sounds like Jalen Whitlow, who was a true freshman last year, has the edge heading into summer workouts. [...]

The Mark Stoops era as Kentucky’s head football coach got underway with a bang on Saturday night. Commonwealth Stadium set an attendance record with 50,831 fans showing up in support of the Wildcats. The fans that made the journey to Lexington were not disappointed as the Blue beat the White team 24-23. The scene around [...]

Mark Stoops wasn't pleased after today's Monday Spring workout as you can tell when he spoke with the media today. Offensive coordinator Neal Brown said the offense had their best day, but there is a long way to go. Maxwell Smith talks about the quarterback battle and Josh Clemons talks about coming back from injury [...]

Kentucky's new offensive coordinator Neal Brown is already back home in Kentucky, and as you can tell by this tweet from Maxwell Smith, he is already meeting his new team. Just met our new OC!! Can't wait to get to work! #BBN— Maxwell Smith (@Maxwe11uk) December 10, 2012 Mark Stoops is in the process of [...]

Last night was the first night Kentucky fans were introduced to freshman quarterback jalen Whitlow. All the newcomer talk was about Highlands quarterback Patrick Towles, but Whitlow impressed with his ability to run and pass and now one has to wonder what will happen with the quarterback situation now and in the future. Maxwell Smith [...]

LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips said after practice Thursday that sophomore starting quarterback Maxwell Smith threw in practice and will be ready to play Saturday against No. 6 South Carolina. Kickoff for the game is set for 7 p.m. ET at Commonwealth Stadium and can be seen on ESPN2. [...]

Kentucky's injured starting quarterback Maxwell Smith wants the fans to know that he wanted to play today at Florida. Proud of the effort my team gave today...coaches felt it wasn't the right decision for me to play today, trust me... I wanted to play! #BBN— Maxwell Smith (@Maxwe11uk) September 23, 2012 A couple of thoughts [...]

Morgan Newton was fed to the Gators today at the Swamp as Kentucky was dominated by Florida 38-0. Kentucky's usual starting quarterback, Maxwell Smith, was out with an injured shoulder and the the offense couldn't ever get above water. Morgan Newton threw 3 interceptions in the first half, and even though the Kentucky defense played [...]

#11, Maxwell Smith, QB On the loss… “A loss doesn’t feel good, but we have to stick together as a team and keep fighting. We have a really tough opponent next week. We have to get ready for them, and prepare for them the best we can.” On his play tonight… “I obviously did not [...]