Category Archives: UK

Friday’s Follies, Starring . . .

. . . Rick Pitino, Drama Queen. . . . Chane Behanan, who apparently is now on a regimen of truth serum. So, The Rick, as he is so very wont to do, has prevaricated on exactly when we might see his power forward back in red & black. . . . Kevin Willard, who […]

Seedy K’s Peerless Pigskin Prognostications: Week IX

Yes, if you haven’t noticed, my Cardinals lost. So too, UCLA, To the Cardinal, as a matter of fact. It was my first two loss weekend in a month. Mizzou prevailed as predicted, so too Florida State — Who were so nice, bashed Clemson they did, I’ll say ‘em twice: Florida State — and the […]

Game Day Notes; But First, Hoops

Yes, sports fans, tonight’s game against Rutgers is U of L’s first important game of the season. Yes, I know, we care about UK, the Cardinals’ biggest rival always. But that game meant garnicht, as Gramps would say. U of L is playing for a spot in the limelight. The only chance it has for […]

Louisville Cardinals Bop Kentucky Wildcats, 27-13

For all the incredible plays he has made for the Cards, for all the courage he’s displayed on the gridiron in the face of adversity, for all the leadership he’s provided to his mates, for all the maturity he’s developed during his stay on the Belknap Campus, Teddy Bridgewater had his most stand up, forthright […]

No Upset Here, Toppers Dominate: Western Ky 35, Kentucky 26

Frankly, were I a Kentucky Wildcat fan, I’d be less concerned about the opening game L to its instate rival from the Sun Belt, than some other factors. Which should be of way more concern. 1) Like, the deer-in-the-headlights look on head coach Mark Stoops’ face during the whole ballgame. If ever there was a […]

Seedy K’s Peerless Pigskin Prognostications: Week I

There are those who have self-righteously suggested that picking the winners of athletic competitions without factoring in the point spreads is too easy. To which I say: Feh!!!! I do it for the love of the game, the spirit of win one of the old alma mammy, pass me the mustard for my brat, Go […]

Pigskin Smacktalk Smackdown: Louisville vs. Kentucky To End Season

Well, Tom Jurich sure didn’t mince words in the official U of L press release, which announced that, starting with the 2014 football season, U of L vs. UK will end the football campaign. Which, all other considerations aside, makes the move more than just all right with the BBN. If Tom’s unhappy, Big Blue […]

MMQB: My Man Miggey & Much More

I wanna party like it’s 1909. Which, if my research is correct, is when the Pirates and Tigers last met in the World Series. Which, if my research is correct, was the only time Detroit and Pittsburgh met in the World Series. Which, if my research is correct, means I don’t really want to party […]

Five to Thrive (Or Survive): Important Early Local Pigskin Matchups

The Cats have gone kudzu. The Bluegrass State is overgrown with billboards galore, heralding the new, improved Mark Stoops era. It’s a new dawn, no more mediocrity, etc, etc UK has two matchups in the season’s first three weekends that will give a clue as to exactly how quick the resurgence shall kick into gear. […]

Louisville’s A College Sports Town: Latest Evidence

Two words. One name. Michael Dyer. If the name sounds vaguely familiar, but you’re having trouble placing it, you obviously are less obsessed than many local sports fans. As we are wont to say these days, rumors of Dyer’s possible matriculation at the University of Louisville have gone viral. All the web sites, all the […]