I’m kicking myself for wimping out on making a bold prediction in my last column. I had it all written up and was ready to go with it when doubt started creeping in. The prediction was that the UK football team actually had a chance against the Louisville Cardinals.
With a bowl trip at stake and Louisville coming off an emotional win in South Bend, I thought the Cats might actually pull off the upset. I also thought the bye week would help them get healthy and rested. Looking back with 20-20 hindsight, I realize now those were legitimate thoughts.