TOPIC: Kentucky football
OUR VIEW: Cats are on right track under Brooks
Admit it, you were skeptical when University of Kentucky Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart tabbed Rich Brooks as the replacement for Guy Morriss as UK's head football coach back in 2003.
You probably were not alone.
A three-year debut with only nine wins fueled the skepticism around Brooks and the Wildcat program.
But now, after three straight bowl bids and three straight bowl wins, here's what should be admitted: Brooks was the right man for the job at Kentucky.