Former Kentucky quarterback Doug Martin has coached New Mexico State to its first bowl game in 57 years, snapping the nation’s longest bowl drought.
Former Kentucky quarterback Doug Martin has coached New Mexico State to its first bowl game in 57 years, snapping the nation’s longest bowl drought. Andres Leighton Associated Press
Former Kentucky quarterback Doug Martin has coached New Mexico State to its first bowl game in 57 years, snapping the nation’s longest bowl drought. Andres Leighton Associated Press

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I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.