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Kentucky Quarterback Fires Back At ESPN Over College Playoff Joke

The Kentucky Wildcats haven’t had a winning season in football since 2009, and have only had four total since the 2000 season began. Needless to say, there isn’t a lot of thought that the team can win the SEC East this year … much less win the conference and make a run toward the College Football Playoff. It’s such a long shot that ESPN had fun with the odds from Las Vegas...
Via Gamedayr
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Towles ‘feeling lucky’ on UK championship chances

The Kentucky Wildcats have not won a national championship in football since 1950 when legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant was at the helm in Lexington. The team is looking to get back on the upswing over the next few seasons, but one player is looking to be much more involved when it comes to the College Football Playoff. ESPN’s College Gameday Twitter handle posted this season’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky QB Patrick Towles 'feeling lucky' about Wildcats title chances

On Monday morning, ESPN’s College GameDay Twitter account posted a tweet about updated college football national championship odds. The tweet mentioned the four programs with the best probability of capturing a title, and also poked some fun at perennial SEC also-ran Kentucky, which is a 500-1 underdog to win it all.  Updated odds for National Champion: Ohio State: 5/2 TCU...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

An Attempt To Make The Tale Of The Battle For Kentucky’s Starting Quarterback Job More Interesting

For those eagerly awaiting news from Lexington about Mark Stoops’ decision on the player to be named starting quarterback for the Wildcats, today is your holy day. Stoops announced this morning that junior Patrick Towles has retained his starting job, fighting off redshirt freshman Drew Barker. It’s not a total surprise that Towles won the job, but Bar- SURELY YOU’RE NOT THIS...
Via The Belly of the Beast
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky announces Patrick Towles will continue as starting QB.

Patrick Towles. Img via @MsTylerKSR. There's one less quarterback competition in college football. Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops has announced that Patrick Towles will continue as the starting QB for the Wildcats.Towles, who struggled late in the 2014 season, has faced stiff competition for the starting QB job in spring practice and through the first week of fall practice from...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Towles officially named Kentucky starting QB

Update: Here is more on the announcement from Stoops and Towles, via Kentucky football’s Instagram account. Earlier: Kentucky football showed some improvement last season, improving from a 2-10 record in Mark Stoops first season to 5-7 last year. Much of that improvement can be credited to quarterback Patrick Towles, who was very solid last year, throwing for over 2,700 yards...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Kentucky QB Patrick Towles Continues The Heating Up Of The UK-Louisville Football Rivalry

The Kentucky-Louisville football rivalry is heating up.  Last week, Cardinals’ wide receiver James Quick said he “can’t wait” to play the Wildcats this season. Kentucky running back Stanley Williams responded to the tweet, telling Quick to calm down because “it ain’t (going) down like that this year” (Louisville beat Kentucky in 2014).  And now, we’ve got Kentucky...
Via College Spun
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Patrick Towles should top SEC East list in 2015

There are not many teams that can say they are riding positive momentum following a 5-7 overall record and six-game losing streak to close out the season. In Lexington, Kentucky, however, the Kentucky Wildcats are feeling pretty good heading into the heart of summer. A multi-million dollar stadium renovation is almost complete, what was a very young team is now a year older, and...
Via EndZoneScore
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky’s QB Says He’ll Get A Tattoo If The Wildcats Beat Florida Next Week

Florida may have had a down year this past season, but there’s no doubt that Kentucky going into The Swamp next weekend and emerging with a victory would still be a huge upset. UK quarterback Patrick Towles, who has led the Wildcats to a 2-0 record thus far this season, is apparently willing to mark the occasion permanently, should it happen. Towles, responding a fan on Twitter...
Via College Spun
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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