The fine folks at Pro Football Focus have crunched the film and after careful consideration, your University of Kentucky Wildcats are almost a top 25 team.
Using a metric called PFFELO, the rating quantifies how well they played against their opponent and how well they were expected to play against their opponent. Kentucky’s up-and-down season ended on a high with a dominant 45-13 victory over Louisville, capping off a 5-2 finish. The impressive ending bumped the Wildcats up to No. 27 in PFF’s final rankings of all 130 FBS teams. Where some of UK’s opponents finished: