Kentucky Football progress through the latest college football rankings!
It wasn’t always pretty, but for the second time this season, the Kentucky Wildcats beat a top-16 opponent.
After beating then-No. 12 Florida in Week 2, Kentucky used another suffocating defensive effort to beat No. 16 Mississippi State by a 27-17 margin that included a defensive score for the Bulldogs.
The Cats will now have a well-deserved week off while preparing to face the Tennessee Volunteers in Week 7, which will be ranked in the top five after beating Alabama and assuming the Vols beat UT-Martin next week.
Come back here later to see where Kentucky is in the new college football standings.
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