We all remember the time Stevie Got Loose and the time he caught a game-winning touchdown in the third overtime to defeat top-ranked LSU, but people forget that Stevie Johnson was lyrically gifted.
Before Kentucky opened the 2007 season, the UK wide receiver dropped some bars in the locker room to get the Wildcats fired up for football. It’s only slightly different than Jacob Tamme’s pregame speech before UK upset Georgia in 2006.
It must have worked. Andre Woodson threw three touchdowns and Tony Dixon rushed for two more scores as the Wildcats blew out Eastern Kentucky 50-10 to open an unforgettable season.