ESPN lead NFL analyst Mel Kiper rates former Kentucky outside linebacker Josh Allen higly in his first mock draft for 2019. Kiper also likes former UK running back Benny Snell and safety Mike Edwards. The draft is April 25 in Nashville.
Reports say Kentucky football offensive coordiantor Eddie Gran is under consideration to take over the same role at Georgia. Gran has been the subject of criticism by UK fans. Georgia lost offensive coordinator Jim Chaney to Tennessee.
Despite finishing 12th in the final AP college football Top 25 for 2018, Kentucky isn’t showing up on many early rankings lists for 2019. The national championship game showed even Nick Saban can have a bad night. Random notes.
With native Kentuckian Neal Brown (West Virginia) joining Jeff Brohm (Purdue) as a head football coach at a major, nearby university, the competition for high school football prospects from Kentucky seems likely to become hotter than it has ever been.
Kentucky offensive coordinator Eddie Gran talks about the halftime adjustments made during UK's 27-24 win over Penn State in the Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1, 2019 in Orlando, Fla. The Wildcats scored 17 points in the third quarter.
Kentucky football assistant coach Eddie Gran is one of the five best offensive coordinators in the country, says CBS Sports football writer Barrett Sallee. Gran’s play-calling has been criticized by the UK fan base this season.
After a 10-3 season that included a Citrus Bowl win, Kentucky football loses several key players for 2019. The hope is head coach Mark Stoops has established a winning culture that will carry into the future.
After Kentucky football's 27-24 win over Penn State in the Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1, 2019, junior linebacker Kash Daniel talked about how the seniors helped establish the culture that carried the team to a 10-3 record.
Penn State head football coach James Franklin talks to the media after his team's 27-24 loss to Kentucky in the VRBO Citrus Bowl on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. Penn State finished its season 9-4.
Kentucky football knocked off Penn State 27-24 in the Citrus Bowl on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. UK entered the game as a 6.5-point underdog. The Cats rushed for 176 yards.
Kentucky football's Kash Daniel talks about going 10-3 after UK defeated Penn State 27-24 in the Citrus Bowl on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at Camping World Stadium in Orlando. It is UK football's first 10-win season since 1977.