Western Kentucky’s Andrew Jackson and Jonathan Dowling were both selected on the final day of the 2014 NFL Draft. Jackson went to the Indianapolis Colts and Dowling to the Oakland
According to MaxPreps.com, 21 Kentucky high school football players have signed with Division-I schools. To compare Texas has the most with 376. This of course does not count walk-ons. Complete List Here. Western Kentucky has the most local players with 10. Kentucky has four and Louisville has just one player from the Bluegrass State. According […]
Tyler Fergusonis officially heading to Louisville as expected. The 6’4″, 215 lbs. quarterback from Bakersfield, Cal. was planning on going to WKU, but Petrino called him as soon as he was hired by Louisville. He is planning on moving to Louisville in May. He was played one year at the College of the Sequoias in […]
Julien Lewis, a 6’3″, 275 lbs. from Bob Jones High School in Alabama, has committed to the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers according to Scout.com. Lewis is the 21st commitment for WKU in the 2014 class. He picked WKU over Air Force. Lewis had 69 tackles, 21 quarterback hurries, 20 tackles for a loss, seven sacks and […]
Phillip Francis, an outside linebacker from Central High School in Louisville, KY., committed to WKU Monday night as a proffered walk-on. He picked WKU over EKU, his only scholarship offer was from Indiana State. He did camp with Ohio State, Kentucky and Louisville. The 6’0, 200 lbs. senior also played running back in high school.
Louisville defensive end Marcus Smith and Western Kentucky running back Antonio Andrews will be trying to impress NFL scouts at The Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama Saturday. Game starts at 4pm EST on the NFL Network. Marcus Smith will be playing outside linebacker for the North team instead of defensive end. The 6’2, 250 lbs. […]
Former Louisville and Trinity High School QB Jeff Brohm was named the new head coach at Western Kentucky Friday. Brohm, who was the offensive coordinator at WKU last year, will be taking over for Bobby Petrino who left for Louisville earlier this week. Brohm has been an assistant coach at WKU, FAU, UAB, Illinois and […]
Bobby Petrino was only at Western Kentucky for 13 months, but apparently he had a huge impact in a short time. WKU athletic director Todd Stewart made a statement to the media before Petrino was officially announced as Louisville’s new head coach Thursday. Petrino went 8-4 in his only year with the Hilltoppers, but did […]
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Interesting report today, Western Kentucky has apparently interviewed their offensive coordinator Jeff Brohm. Wait what is happening with Bobby Petrino, isn’t he the coach at WKU. Reports earlier said that Tom Jurich interviewed Petrino today. Brohm, who is a former Louisville QB, has some coaching experience including assistant positions at Louisville, FAU and of course […]
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Western Kentucky commit and Bowling Green High School receiver Nacarius Fant was named the 2013 Kentucky Mr. Football by the AP on Friday. The senior WR had almost 1,700 yards receiving and 24 touchdowns this season, helping Bowling Green win another state title. Fant will be apart of a very talented WKU class in 2014. […]