Where will Kentucky's receivers rank in the SEC at the end of the year?

08/18/2016 02:00 PM

One of the strongest groups so far through camp has been the wide receivers, and the analysts over at ESPN seem to agree. ESPN ranks UK’s receivers and tight ends as the sixth best group in the conference, and the highest in the SEC East. Between seniors Garrett Johnson and Ryan Timmons and juniors Dorian Baker, Jeff Badet and Blake Bone, this receiving core has a good balance of size, speed and experience. Plus, they look to have added depth in the passing game from sophomore CJ Conrad, who is expected to have a much bigger role in Eddie Gran’s offense. Where will the receivers rank in the SEC by the end of the year? We discuss.

Thomas Beisner

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