Kentucky Wildcats Beginning To Look The Part of an SEC Team

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The Kentucky Wildcats are actually starting to look like an SEC football team. It’s true that the Wildcats are coming off of a 2-10 season, and that Mark Stoops and his team are picked to finish last in the SEC […]

Kentucky Wildcats Hope Defense Leads Charge in 2014

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The Kentucky Wildcats suffered through a 2-10 season in 2013, as the transition from former head coach Joker Phillips to new head coach Mark Stoops took place. During the process, there was a change in philosophy on offense and defense, […]

Kentucky Wildcats: Mark Stoops Closes Deal with Historic Recruiting Class

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The Kentucky Wildcats signed one of the school’s best recruiting classes ever on Wednesday. Since the inception of recruiting class rankings, there has never been a year when Kentucky ranked as high as it does with the 2014 class. The […]

2014 National Signing Day: Lloyd Tubman Secures In-State Sweep for Kentucky Wildcats

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While the Kentucky Wildcats have not been able to match the on-field exploits of their in-state rivals, the Louisville Cardinals, that hasn’t stopped them from cleaning up on the recruiting trail. Kentucky has been particularly strong on in-state recruiting during […]

Matt Elam Spurns Alabama Crimson Tide in Favor of Kentucky Wildcats

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The Kentucky Wildcats pulled a stunner, in the minds of many, by beating the Alabama Crimson Tide on Thursday. No, it wasn’t a basketball game. It was football. And it wasn’t actually a football GAME, but a competition for a […]

Kentucky Wildcats Still in Running for Matt Elam

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Saturday, at the U.S. Army All-American Game, defensive tackle Matt Elam was supposed to announce his college choice. Elam has narrowed his suitors to two, the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Kentucky Wildcats. However, before the game on Saturday came […]

Kentucky Wildcats Hope to Get Big Committment from Matt Elam

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The Kentucky Wildcats posted a 2-10 record in 2013, the first year under new head coach Mark Stoops. While Stoops and his team did not have a lot of success on the field, the recruiting trail has been good to […]

Will 5-Star Defensive Tackle Matt Elam Pick Kentucky Over Alabama?

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Alabama and Kentucky don’t often compete for recruits, but that’s the case for five-star defensive tackle Matt Elam (Elizabethtown, Ky. John Hardin) after the 6-foot-6, 370-pound defensive tackle eliminated Notre Dame from contention before his Jan. 4 announcement. My Final […]

Can Tennessee Volunteers Make a Play for 5-Star DT Matt Elam?

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Tennessee has a mountain of a man in the middle of the Volunteers’ defensive line in 6-8, 350-pound tackle Daniel McCullers and a player of similar stature – Matt Elam (Elizabethtown, Ky. John Hardin) — could fill his considerable footsteps next […]

Alabama Crimson Tide Lead for Matt Elam, Charles Mosley

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Alabama routinely has one of the nation’s best defenses in the nation under Nick Saban and defensive coordinator Kirby Smart, one of the best assistants in the country, and the secret to their success starts up front in the trenches. […]

Dominique Easley Will be Major Force in Middle of Defense for Florida Gators in 2013

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Will Muschamp knows how he wants to build his teams and it starts with an elite defense. That tough brand of defense is what fueled the Florida Gators to an 11-2 record in 2012 even while the offense had trouble […]

Ronald Powell’s Health a Big Question for Florida Gators Defense

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The 2013 Florida Gators loses a few marquee players from their top-five defense of a year ago including Sharrif Floyd, who could be the top pick in this year’s NFL draft, and All-American safety Matt Elam. However, the highly anticipated return of Ronald […]