After five months of being in the hospital and then to a rehab facility, Kentucky Wildcats star linebacker has returned home and is with his family. His family members took to social media to post picture of Oats being welcome back home.
Guess who’s homePosted by KeAirra Oats on Friday, October 9, 2020
Making this weekend even more special for Oats and his family was Kentucky having a masterful defensive performance against Mississippi State en route to a 22-point win for #22.
Call it whatever you want but the fact @jamindavis25 had a huge INT and a career-high 11 tackles on the night he was wearing No. 22 to honor teammate Chris Oats can't be ignored. #22OatsStrong | @UKFootball— Matt May (@MattMayKY) October 11, 2020
The Kentucky football program nor his family has yet to disclose any details regarding what medical condition Oats has been dealing with. His condition is not COVID-19 related, but is indeed considered serious.
His return home is certainly a good sign, as well as the $26,000+ raised by Keaton Upshaw’s GoFundMe fundraiser to go towards Oats’ medical bills. Please continue to keep Oats and his family in your thoughts and prayers as he battles his way back to full strength.
Tweet(s) of the Day
.@jamindavis25 playing #22OatsStrong. Huge INT to end the half— Kentucky Football (@UKFootball) October 11, 2020
How many points did Mississippi State score? pic.twitter.com/Yb6Rt9N2IC— Drew Franklin (@DrewFranklinKSR) October 11, 2020
This is really, really good content.
22 Strong: UK wins by 22 in game dedicated to Chris Oats - KSR
The GoFundMe for Oats and his family is over $26,000. Click here to keep that number climbing.
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