The Wildcats probably won't muster up Baylor-like offensive production when No. 1 Alabama comes to visit this Saturday, but Kentucky running back Jojo Kemp promised his team would not walk off the field with a goose egg under its name on the scoreboard.
"When we go out there we're just going to make our routine plays, and they're going to get scored on this week. I'm going to guarantee it this time," Kemp told cn|2 Kentucky.
Kemp begins his statement citing lines straight from the Athlete's Book of Sports Generalizations for Addressing the Media, but then he veers off course by prodding the nation's top-ranked team. Sure, he didn't guarantee a Wildcats win, but maybe he should have stuck to the script this time.
After all, besides Texas A&M, only Virginia Tech has been able to score double digits on the Tide so far this season, and only Oregon, Florida State, and Florida have allowed fewer points per game than Alabama. Kentucky's offense, on the other hand, averages 23 points...