Category Archives: Injuries

Drake has sports hernia surgery

University of Kentucky senior tight end T.C. Drake recently underwent sports hernia surgery and won’t be back to full speed for about six weeks, UK Coach Rich Brooks announced via Twitter. Drake started eight games at tight end last fall, … Continue reading

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Jarmon faces knee surgery, doubtful for Tennessee

University of Kentucky defensive end Jeremy Jarmon will undergo arthroscopic surgery on Tuesday in order to correct a cartilage tear in his right knee and is doubtful for UK’s regular-season finale against Tennessee on Dec. 29, Coach Rich Brooks announced … Continue reading

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McClinton, Lumpkin to miss Tennessee game

Kentucky Coach Rich Brooks said that the Wildcats will be without two defensive regulars for the Tennessee game on Nov. 29. Starting free safety Marcus McClinton is out with a severe laceration on his quadriceps, while backup defensive tackle Ricky … Continue reading

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Lindley expected to play

UK junior cornerback Trevard Lindley made it through practice without major problems on Tuesday and is expected to be available for Saturday’s game against Vanderbilt. Senior defensive tackle Myron Pryor missed practice after re-aggravating a high ankle sprain against Georgia … Continue reading

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Injury update

Right tackle Justin Jeffries will start Saturday after missing the past four games with a knee injury. Middle linebacker Micah Johnson (ankle), tight end Maurice Grinter (ankle), and free safety Marcus McClinton (knee) will also play. Defensive tackle Myron Pryor, … Continue reading

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Pryor practices

Senior defensive tackle Myron Pryor (high ankle sprain) practiced Tuesday but Brooks said it was still too early to tell if Pryor would be available against Mississippi State. Junior tight end Maurice Grinter (ankle) and right tackle Justin Jeffries (knee) … Continue reading

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Pryor, Johnson doubtful for MSU

Defensive tackle Myron Pryor and middle linebacker Micah Johnson are both doubtful for the Mississippi State game with high ankle sprains. Pryor suffered the injury against Arkansas and missed the Florida game. Johnson originally injured his ankle against Middle Tennessee … Continue reading

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Johnson expected to play

University of Kentucky middle linebacker Micah Johnson practiced on Wednesday and should be available to play Saturday at No. 5 Florida, Coach Rich Brooks said. Starting weakside linebacker Braxton Kelley still questionable to doubtful. Strongside linebacker Johnny Williams and cornerback … Continue reading

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Ford to return, Lanxter likely out

A day after learning that its top receiver, Dicky Lyons, is done for the season, the Kentucky offense looks like it will get a boost with the return of junior DeMoreo Ford. Ford suffered a shoulder injury making a 48-yard … Continue reading

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Beets should be ready to go

Senior right guard Jess Beets made it through practice this week without any flareups and should be in the starting lineup Saturday against South Carolina. Beets, who has started all five games this season, was diagnosed with a sprained knee. … Continue reading

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