Mark Story

January 23, 2014

Mark Story: Most excited Super Bowl fan in the U.S.? It's Chuck Smith here in Kentucky

Chuck Smith, 56, is the former longtime head football coach at Boyle County High School. From 2005-12, he also coached the linebackers for the Kentucky Wildcats. When Denver kicks off next Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII against Seattle, three players Smith worked with closely will be on the field in Broncos orange and blue.

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About Mark Story

Mark Story


I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.