VAUGHT: Mature Paris wants to be a playmaker

Rich Brooks is still waiting for defensive end Jamil Paris to develop into the consistent playmaker that he thinks he can be. Sitting out spring practice for academic reasons didn't help Paris, an undersized lineman. However, Paris expects this to be a better year for him.
August 31, 2007

KERRI BROOKS: Game big for UK and USC

Overall, the team has been playing pretty well, but they have continued making some costly mistakes. With young freshman on the field this is expected, and you just try to overcome it. With a 3-2 record, here they are facing a similar team they want to beat. I am not talking about Kentucky, but it sounds like it.
October 6, 2006

DEMAREE: Youth brings speed to defense

The easiest way for a couple of newcomers to get on the field these days is to possess the speed and quickness to get to the quarterback. One of the greatest flaws in the UK's past defensive thrusts is to get to the quarterback on passing downs.
September 21, 2006

Petri likes defensive line talent, depth

Rick Petri isn't about to say that his defensive line could be one of the main strengths for the Kentucky football team this year. But he gladly admits that his unit has more talent and depth than it had last year.
August 16, 2006

GIDEL: '07 Recruiting and Rumblings

Kentucky's 2006 recruiting class was impressive, but the staff has already made a presence with some bigger known products in 2007 in hopes of continuing their hot pace. With less scholarships to work with, the staff is hot on the trails of some intruiging storylines.
February 17, 2006