For the first time since his firing was announced Sunday, Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips spoke to the media following practice today. Phillips said he was appreciative for the time he has spent as a player and coach at Kentucky:
Phillips was asked how difficult it was to make the decision to come back and coach the last two games of the 2012 season:
Kentucky is idle this week, before hosting Samford November 17th in Lexington.
**audio from Phillips press conference from WKYT TV