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Stoops is more concerned about defeating UT than ending 34-year drought in Knoxville

Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops addresses the media during his weekly press conference Monday. the Wildcats close out the SEC portion of the schedule at Tennessee Saturday. (Kentucky Today/Mark Stoops) By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kentucky hasn’t won a football game in Knoxville since 1984, but Mark Stoops won’t be making that a point to his team leading up to Saturday’s Southeastern Conference...

Stoops confident Cats can bounce back from blowout loss against Volunteers

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Mark Stoops isn’t worried about how his team will respond after a dismal 45-7 blowout loss at Mississippi State last weekend and has every reason to believe Kentucky will fare better against Tennessee Saturday. “I think we have good leaders,” Stoops said during his weekly press conference Monday. “I have no reason to believe we won’t respond and bounce back.” Kentucky...