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Neal Brown has career options to weigh but pieces in place for him to return to Kentucky

By LARRY VAUGHT It looks like Texas Tech offensive coordinator Neal Brown, a former Boyle County High School three-sport standout, has options to weigh after his offense averaged 501 yards and 37.8 points per game and ranked among the nation’s top 15 offenses last season. He’s been the No. 1 target for new UK coach …

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Does Kentucky have its new football coach in Mike MacIntyre of San Jose State

By LARRY VAUGHT Could Kentucky have its new football coach even though Saturday UK athletics director Mitch Barnhart said the job had not been offered to anyone? Aaron Cordero of bleedbluekentucky.com says sources have told him UK has found a coach to succeed Joker Phillips and that the announcement could be made in the next …

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Coaching rumors for Stoops, Fulmer, Jones, Dykes and Petrino

By LARRY VAUGHT Let’s get a daily dose of coaching rumors for Kentucky football. — If Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com is right, Kentucky has interviewed Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops for its head coaching opening based on a source he has. That’s the first time Stoops has been mentioned as a possible coach at …

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Sonny Dykes could be a nice fit at Kentucky for lot of reasons

By LARRY VAUGHT With no idea what the exact timetable Kentucky athletics director Mitch Barnhart has in mind for hiring a new football coach, it does make sense that he probably has started to narrow down his coaching search. Sources tell me Barnhart did indeed place a call to former NFL coach Tony Dungy, who …

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Speculation on Rich Rodriquez to Kentucky has several potential flaws

 By LARRY VAUGHT With the Kentucky football coaching rumors continuing to increase, Lonny Demaree of Kentucky Sports Report (kysportsreport.com) dropped a new name in a big way into the discussion during an appearance with Larry Glover on WVLK (590 AM) Thursday night. He says sources are telling him that Arizona coach Rich Rodriquez has “risen …

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Could Fulmer rumor be a sign UK fans will be underwhelmed by next Kentucky coach

By LARRY VAUGHT The longer the Kentucky football coach search goes, the more the rumors spread and grow. The hot speculation Wednesday was that former Tennessee coach Phil Fulmer had been offered a short-term deal to take over the program and get things back in order so the job would be more attractive to a …

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Kentucky could be ready to target NFL coach to make a big splash

By LARRY VAUGHT Before I head out to watch Kentucky fans stomp on Christian Laettner — remember it is all to benefit the V Foundation at a fundraiser hosted by Dick Vitale, Jeff Sheppard and Laettner — I thought I would share some of the many theories I’ve heard today on the UK football coaching …

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Daily update from the rumor mill on Petrino, Dykes, Cutcliffe and even Bill Cowher

By LARRY VAUGHT Depending on who you want to hear, it’s easy to find many, many directions that the UK football coaching search could go. Here are various scenarios I heard or had pitched to me today: — Never ever will athletics director Mitch Barnhart hire Bobby Petrino. Too much risk, too much baggage no …

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