The preseason AP College Football Poll is out and Kentucky received one vote, making them the 44th best team heading into the 2018 season in the eyes of the voters.
The Cats will host two ranked opponents this season: Georgia (No. 3) and Mississippi State (No. 18). Three other SEC foes received votes, but were just outside the Top 25: South Carolina (No. 26), Florida (No. 27), and Texas A&M (No. 33). Louisville did not receive a vote.
Others receiving votes: South Carolina 96, Florida 68, Utah 60, Oklahoma State 51, Florida Atlantic 38, Arizona 28, NC State 22, Texas A&M 21, Boston College 18, Northwestern 13, Kansas State 10, Iowa State 8, Houston 6, Memphis 3, Iowa 2, Troy 2, Fresno State 1, Arkansas State 1, Kentucky 1
I see you there, Troy.