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Get to know Kentucky’s newcomers

Kentucky quarterback Stephen Johnson passed for the white team in the second quarter of the UK Blue and White spring football game at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky, on April 16, 2016
Kentucky quarterback Stephen Johnson passed for the white team in the second quarter of the UK Blue and White spring football game at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky, on April 16, 2016 palcala@herald-leader.com

Kentucky’s 2016 football media guide was released this week. Here’s a look at the Wildcats’ roster of newcomers.

No.

Name

Pos.

Ht.

Wt.

Year

3

Jordan Griffin

DB

6-0

177

Fr.

9

Davonte Robinson

CB

6-2

187

Fr.

10

Asim "A.J." Rose

RB

6-1

200

Fr.

12

Gunnar Hoak

QB

6-4

200

Fr.

15

Stephen Johnson

QB

6-3

195

Jr.-JC

17

Tobias Gilliam

DB

5-11

193

Fr.

19

Kayaune Ross

WR

6-6

225

Fr.

26

Benny Snell

RB

5-11

220

Fr.

31

Jamar Watson

LB

6-3

234

Fr.

33

Roland Walder

LB

6-3

215

Fr.

45

Jaylin Bannerman

LB

6-5

220

Fr.

47

Jordan Bonner

LB

6-5

220

So.-JC

56

Kash Daniel

LB

6-5

260

Fr.

59

Kordell Looney

DT

6-3

285

Fr.

67

Landon Young

OL

6-7

305

Fr.

75

Tate Leavitt

OT

6-6

310

Jr.-JC

77

Naquez Pringle

DT

6-3

320

Jr.-JC

79

Luke Fortner

OT

6-6

305

Fr.

80

Grant McKinniss

P

6-1

210

Fr.

81

Dakota Holtzclaw

WR

6-7

217

Fr.

83

Justin Rigg

TE

6-6

251

Fr.

89

Zy'Aire Hughes

ATH

6-1

190

Fr.

90

T.J. Carter

DE

6-4

275

Fr.

93

Ja'Quize Cross

DL

6-3

312

Fr.

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