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Friday Headlines: Terry Wilson Edition

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It’s no secret that Terry Wilson’s career at Kentucky was a roller coaster. From his first to last game, Wilson had several ups and downs. While that doesn’t take anything away from the exceptional person he is and the perfect locker room guy he was, it just simply wasn’t meant to be for Wilson to play quarterback at Kentucky. However, it appears Wilson may have found the perfect fit.

In the offseason Wilson transferred to the University of New Mexico. With immediate eligibility, he was granted the starting role for opening day and exceeded the expectations of many. Wilson put on a show with both his arm and his legs, throwing for three touchdowns in his first game with New Mexico — a stat he only put up once (Louisville, 2018) in a game at Kentucky.

Wilson also carried the ball for 54 yards on nine attempts, making it impossible for Houston Baptist to stop him. While it may have not worked to the level of some’s expectations at Kentucky, it sure was satisfying to see Wilson put on a show and light up the opposition in his first start with his new program.

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Rowland: Final UK and CFB Preseason Predictions - Cats Illustrated

Let’s hear yours in the comments below.

C.J. Stroud fuels Ohio State Buckeyes’ comeback victory - ESPN

What a thrilling game this was.

Anthony White on expectations for Chris Rodriguez and Will Levis - Vaught’s Views

This offense is ready to explode.

Matthew Berry’s 100 facts for the 2021 fantasy football season - ESPN

How many of you actually listen to Matthew Berry?

Terry Wilson throws 3 TDs in first half for New Mexico - Kentucky Sports Radio

Good change of scenery for Terry Wilson.

Paul Millsap agrees to deal with Brooklyn Nets - ESPN

Super Teams adding veterans... is anyone shocked?

Entire interview with Mitch Barnhart and KSR - Kentucky Sports Radio

Let’s just say this didn’t go very well for Barnhart.

Seahawks sign Baylor basketball standout Mark Vital to practice squad - ESPN

From CBB national champion to NFL tight end.

Tennessee won’t be great, but Volunteers should be more fun - USA Today

There isn’t anything “fun” about Tennessee.

UCF rallies from 21-point deficit vs. Boise State - ESPN

Another thrilling game for college football to start the weekend.