2021 Kentucky NFL Draft Recap

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Heading into the NFL Draft it looked like one of the best ever for the Wildcats. If not for a late-round surprise the Cats would have had the most players taken in 40 years. Even so, it was great publicity for the football program. With six players chosen and several more signing free-agent deals drafts […] READ MORE


Jamin Davis Picked 19th By Washington

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Another First Round Pick For Kentucky For the second time in three years, the Kentucky Wildcats have a player selected in the first round. Two years ago Josh Allen went seventh to Jacksonville. On Thursday night linebacker Jamin Davis was picked 19th by the Washington Football Team. Let’s take a look at Davis’s history at […] READ MORE


2021 Kentucky NFL Draft Preview

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Potential Big Weekend For The Wildcats Over the last few years one of the mottos for Kentucky Football is “recruit and develop.” In the nine years Mark Stoops has been in Lexington the quality of players for the Wildcats have gone up drastically. As a result more and more Wildcats are hearing their names called […] READ MORE


Kiyaunta Goodwin Chooses Kentucky

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Top 60 Recruit Caps Great Weekend To anyone who would listen Kentucky Head Coach  Mark Stoops says the 2022 recruiting class may be one of his best. In the span of 24 hours that certainly proved prophetic as the Cats picked up three huge commitments. UK got a commit frome one of their highest rated recruits […] READ MORE


Kentucky Spring Preview: Receivers

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Big Improvement Expected In 2021 Anyone who follows Kentucky Football knows the struggles they’ve had throwing the football over the last few years. In fact from 2018-2020 the Cats averaged a whopping 132 yards per contest. While some of that falls on the quarterbacks and system nearly as much is attributed to a lack of […] READ MORE


Kentucky Spring Preview: Running Backs

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New Coach Leads A Strong Group Last time out here at Last Word On College Football we looked at the players vying to replace Terry Wilson at quarterback. This time we move to the running backs where the Cats have arguably the best unit in the conference. From an All-SEC caliber player to guys looking for […] READ MORE


Kentucky Pro Day Recap

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Big Day For Kentucky On Wednesday scouts and player personnel from nearly every NFL team converged on the Nutter Field House in Lexington. The reason, to watch Mark Stoops’ Cats go through a variety of skill tests, position-specific drills, and the vertical jump.  Nineteen of 32 NFL teams were officially identified as being present.  However, […] READ MORE


2021 Kentucky Spring Preview: Quarterbacks

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A New System And New Man Under Center Last time out here at Last Word On College Football we gave you an overview of Kentucky spring football.  Now, over the next couple of weeks, we’re going to dive deeper looking at specific positions. In the first installment it’s straight to the one getting the most […] READ MORE


Kentucky Spring Football Preview

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Several Questions That Need Answers The Kentucky football program is coming off a brief pause in activities due to COVID-19. They are also one of a couple of SEC schools that haven’t announced an official start date for either spring practice or the annual spring game. However, once the campaign finally gets started there are […] READ MORE


Looking At Kentucky’s Recent Signees

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Help At Positions Of Need During the early signing day back in December Kentucky purposefully took fewer players than usual. That’s because Mark Stoops and the Wildcat coaching staff were expecting big things from the transfer portal. That certainly turned out to be the case as the Cats picked up several players at positions of need for […] READ MORE