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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky Wildcats running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. (24) waits to warm up before the UK football spring game on Saturday, April 9, 2022, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Chris Rodriguez Jr. arrested by campus police on Sunday

Cole Parke May 8, 2022

Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. was arrested by UK campus police for driving under the influence and reckless driving on Sunday.Along with the charges on his arrest records, Rodriguez also received...

Kentucky Wildcats guard Luke Fortner (79) comforts wide receiver Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) after Bowden throws an interception during the game against Louisville on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated Louisville 56-10. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Luke Fortner selected 65th overall by the Jacksonville Jaguars

Hunter Shelton April 29, 2022

After 55 career games and 36 consecutive starts for Kentucky, offensive lineman Luke Fortner is headed to the NFL. The Sylvania, Ohio native has been selected 65th overall by the Jacksonville Jaguars in...

Kentucky celebrates Josh Paschal’s (4) first tackle since being diagnosed with cancer during the game against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Kroger Field, in Lexington, Kentucky. Today, Paschal made his season debut after battling cancer. Kentucky defeated MTSU 34-23. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Josh Paschal drafted 46th overall by the Detroit Lions

Hunter Shelton April 29, 2022

After a tumultuous college career, Kentucky's Josh Paschal heard his name called in the 2022 NFL Draft on Friday night, being selected 46th overall by the Detroit Lions. The defensive end is the second...

Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver WanDale Robinson (1) celebrates getting a first down during the UK vs. Louisville Governor’s Cup football game on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky. UK won 52-21. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Wan’Dale Robinson drafted 43rd overall by the New York Giants

Hunter Shelton April 29, 2022

Kentucky star wide receiver Wan'Dale Robinson has been drafted 43rd overall by the New York Giants in the second round of the 2022 NFL Draft.The Frankfort, Kentucky native is the first Wildcat to be selected...

Kentucky offensive tackle Darian Kinnard (70) walks to the locker room before the Kentucky vs. New Mexico State football game on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 56-16. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Darian Kinnard drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs

Cole Parke April 28, 2022

Kentucky guard Darian Kinnard heard his name called on Saturday, being drafted No. 145 overall in the fifth round by the Kansas City Chiefs.Kinnard played four years with Kentucky, playing consistent reps...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Will Levis (7) celebrates scoring his third touchdown during the UK vs. Louisville Governor’s Cup football game on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky. UK won 52-21. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Three questions Kentucky needs answered at Blue White spring game

Hunter Shelton April 7, 2022

On Saturday, April 9, Kentucky football will give Big Blue Nation a glimpse at the 2022 roster, as the Wildcats will square off against one another in the annual Blue White Game.Coming off of the fourth...

Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops high fives fans during the Cat Walk before the University of Kentucky vs. Florida football game on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

What to know about UK football midway through spring practice

Hunter Shelton March 31, 2022

Kentucky is a football school, anyways…right?For fans who are still reeling from the historic loss to Saint Peter’s, not to worry. Mark Stoops is back for his 10th season at the helm of UK football,...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops celebrates after a rushing touchdown by Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Will Levis (7) during the Kentucky vs. Louisville football game on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky. UK won 52-21. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Report: UK hiring San Fransisco 49ers QBs coach Rich Scangarello as offensive coordinator

Hunter Shelton February 25, 2022

Mark Stoops is going back to the pros for his new offensive coordinator.  Kentucky is hiring San Fransisco 49ers quarterbacks coach Rich Scangarello as the Wildcats' new OC, according to Tom Pelissero...

Kentucky offensive coordinator Liam Coen looks over to Kentucky assistant head coach Vince Marrow during an open practice in Lexington, Ky., Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)

Column: Coen’s departure a symbol of success for Kentucky

Hunter Shelton February 22, 2022

Kentucky football coaches are departing for jobs with Alabama and the Los Angeles Rams this offseason. Think about that statement for a second.  The Wildcats are just six years removed from back-to-back...

Kentucky offensive coordinator Liam Coen coaches his team during an open practice in Lexington, Ky., Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Clubb)

Report: Kentucky offensive coordinator Liam Coen returning to Los Angeles Rams

Hunter Shelton February 21, 2022

For the second offseason in a row, Mark Stoops is on the hunt for a new offensive coordinator. First reported by Albert Breer of Sports Illustrated, Liam Coen is returning to the Los Angeles Rams to serve...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops waves to fans during Cat Walk before the UK vs Iowa VRBO Citrus Bowl football game on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Zach Yenser named UK offensive line coach

Hunter Shelton February 15, 2022

Zach Yenser has been named the new offensive line coach at Kentucky, head coach Mark Stoops announced on Tuesday. “Zach is an incredible hire,” Stoops said. “He checks all of the boxes and is the...

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