Category Archives: KENTUCKY FOOTBALL

COACHES RUPP, BEAR BRYANT, COLLIER, BRADSHAW AND OUT OF STATE RECRUITING RESTRICTIONS IMPACTED KENTUCKY FOOTBALL

“Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant was hired as head football coach at Kentucky in 1946 after showing promise as one of the top young coaches in the country at the University of Maryland. “Bryant went on to lead the UK football team to 8 consecutive winning seasons, including 4 bowl games and claiming their first SEC championship […]