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JOKER PHILLIPS RUMORS

Report: Joker Phillips Forced To Resign Over Possible NCAA Recruiting Violations

Florida fans and players have been miffed as to the reasoning behind wide receivers coach Joker Phillips’ sudden resignation from the Gators’ staff earlier today. According to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, Phillips was actually forced out of the position by head coach Will Muschamp, who believes that the former Kentucky head coach may have committed recruiting violations. Joker...
Via College Spun
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Joker Phillips resigned from UF over NCAA violations

Florida coach Will Muschamp announced Wednesday that receivers coach Joker Phillips has resigned from the position.  Former Gators quarterback Chris Leak will take over for Phillips as receivers coach.  “I’m thankful for the opportunity that the University of Florida and Will Muschamp provided to me and my family, but at this time I have decided to step down from my position...
Via Thacover2
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Joker Phillips unleashes another great ‘#ComePlayWRForTheJoker ’ photoshop (pic)

You have to hand it to Florida Gators wide receivers coach Joker Phillips. He has completely mastered the brilliantly awful Photoshop game as a means to transform social media into a recruiting tool. In yet another example of offbeat, disturbing genius (previous examples here and here), the above “#ComePlayWRForTheJoker” Photoshop madness is indeed inspired and […]The post...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss
...IT'S ABOUT THE MESSAGE

Joker Phillips evokes Batman's Joker to recruit

College football coaches work hard with recruiting, and they will use every tactic possible in order to attract them to their program. We already saw how new NC State’s Drew Hughes was stepping out of his comfort zone with his interesting hand written letters while trying to sound like a teenager. Then there is Joker Phillips of the Florida Gators. The new wide receiver coach for...
Via The Victory Formation
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Winning culture drew Joker Phillips to Gators

GAINESVILLE, Fla. Joker Phillips wants to win again. He needs to win again.Wins were difficult to come by the last couple of seasons for Phillips as head coach at Kentucky. In 2010, the Kentucky graduate became the first coach in school history to take the Wildcats to a bowl game in his first season. Over the next two seasons the Wildcats won only seven games, including a 2-10 record...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Possible replacements for Joker Phillips

The first domino in the college football coaching carousel fell on Sunday, as Joker Phillips was fired at Kentucky. Phillips led the Wildcats to a...
Via Athlon Sports
November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Phillips unable to take UK to next level

Joker Phillips used to run. It wasnt until he walked that he saw things as they really were. We once spoke about the strolls that he took around Lexington with his wife Leslie. When he ran, there were things he rarely noticed houses, trees things that came into focus on those walks. It was on one of those walks that Phillips got the call that he would be replacing Rich Brooks...
Via Fox Sports South
November 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Kentucky fires Phillips as coach

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky has fired football coach Joker Phillips, a day after an embarrassing loss to Vanderbilt. Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart announced Phillips' dismissal Sunday in an open letter on the athletic department's web site. The Wildcats lost their eighth straight game on Saturday, a 40-0 home loss to Vanderbilt. It was their worst loss to the Commodores...
Via Fox Sports South
November 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Kentucky Football: Must Fire Joker Phillips, No Laughing Matter

With an overall 12-17 record as the Kentucky Wildcats' football coach and with a current record of 1-3, it is time to make a change in Lexington? I for one am sad by this because I strongly support minority head football coaches.But watching the Wildcats play football is simply unwatchable and I am wondering if men’s hoops coach John Caliperi could do any worst?Losing to Louisville...
Via Football Nation
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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