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


Four Star Linebacker Trevin Wallace Picks Kentucky

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A Huge Get For The Wildcats Heading into 2021 the Kentucky Wildcats are set at a number of positions. However one place they need help is linebacker. On Wednesday they took a huge step in filling that need pulling another player out of the state of Georgia as four star linebacker Trevin Wallace picks Kentucky. […] READ MORE


The SEC’s Top Non-Conference Games of 2021

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Huge Slate Of Games On Tap Among the many things, COVID-19 took from us in 2020 was the SEC’s annual slate of non-conference games. When the league decided on a ten-game all-conference schedule it also took away the ACC-SEC rivalry games. However, in a made for tv event on Wednesday, the SEC announced its 2021 […] READ MORE


Breaking Down Kentucky’s 2021 Schedule

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A More Normal Schedule In 2021 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Southeastern Conference decided on a ten game all-league schedule last year. As a result, Kentucky lost out on their three “guaranteed wins” against mid-majors. In addition, the rivalry game against Louisville also went out the window. On Wednesday in a “made for TV […] READ MORE


Looking At Kentucky’s New Assistant Coaches

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Fresh Faces to Jump-Start the Offense There’s an old saying in sports that “coaches are hired to be fired.” These days it seems there are as many coaches switching schools as players going through the “transfer portal.” For Mark Stoops and the Kentucky Wildcats, it’s no different as once again they are replacing three assistants […] READ MORE


2020 Kentucky Football Awards

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Looking At The Best Of The Recent Season The 202o campaign was like no other for Mark Stoops and the Kentucky Wildcats, as it was for the entire college football world. Due in part to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic the SEC decided an all conference slate was the way to go. As a result UK missed […] READ MORE