The Kentucky Wildcats are all 2-0 with wins over a set of MAC teams. The SEC season starts with all the Florida Gators. Kentucky has already lost its starting quarterback for this season, which makes matters more difficult.
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Kentucky start to this season struck a pothole.
To a season-ending knee accident, the Wildcats lost junior quarterback Terry Wilson In their way to going 2-0 on the year.
Wilson started all 13 games a year ago, revealing racing threat which helped Kentucky and an arm.
In his position, Kentucky will start backup Sawyer Smith, that travelled 5-for-9 for 72 yards and two scores after Wilson went down last week.
Smith is a transfer from Troy, where he was MVP of the Dollar General Bowl. After taking more than a rookie last season, departure for 1,669 yards and 14 touchdowns, he moved 5-2.
Kentucky’s defense has given up 366.5 metres and 20.5 points a game this year, but it is going to get a boost, as a result of the NCAA.
Linebacker Xavier Peters, who moved from Florida State, has been cleared to play with immediately and is expected to play against the Gators.
The four-star recruit observed action during last season’s redshirt year in two games.