Mark Stoops loves the attitude that Matt Elam has

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Posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 3:00 pm

Defensive tackle Matt Elam, who picked Kentucky over Alabama, is "getting better every day" from what coach Mark Stoops is seeing.

"He’s about where I thought he would be," said Stoops going into Saturday's season-opening game against UT-Martin. "He’s a talented football player that the sky’s the limit. We need to continue to develop him fundamentally, not just shape, but fundamentally he’s got to play better. He’s got to be lower, play more consistent.

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