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Sunday Headlines: UK in the new college football rankings (UPDATED)

Kentucky makes a move in the CFB latest rankings.

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Kentucky Football is moving on up in the latest college football rankings!

It wasn’t always pretty, but for the second time this season, the Kentucky Wildcats took down a top-16 foe.

After beating then-No. 12 Florida in Week 2, Kentucky used another suffocating defensive effort to down No. 16 Mississippi State by a 27-17 margin that included a defensive score for the Bulldogs.

The Cats will now get a much-needed bye week while preparing to face the Tennessee Volunteers in Week 7, who will be ranked in the top five after beating Alabama and assuming the Vols beat UT-Martin next week.

Check back here later to see where Kentucky stands in the new college football rankings.

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