The Kentucky football team has now had 15 players earn the first starts of their careers this season, ranking the Cats top 10 in that category nationally. Overall, Kentucky has played 26 freshmen on the season, good enough for fourth in the nation and only two behind the national leader. UK has played 14 true freshmen this season, which ranks UK fifth in the nation, also just two behind the national leader.
Making up the list of 15 first-time starters this year: true freshmen Jalen Whitlow, Zack Blaylock, Daron Blaylock and Cody Quinn; redshirt freshmen Daryl Collins and Zach West; sophomores Ronnie Shields, Tyler Brause, Miles Simpson, Ashely Lowery and Demarco Robinson; and juniors Jonathan George, Tristian Johnson, Avery Williamson and Patrick Ligon.
Ohhhhh… E-X-P-E-R-I-E-N-C-E! EXPERIENCE! EXPERIENCE! EXPERIENCE!