Three Wildcats, defensive end Sweet Pea Burns, strong safety Mike Williams, and linebacker Dustin Williams, were named to the Coaches' Preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team released Thursday by the league office.
Burns is a first-team selection, Mike Williams is a second-team pick, and Dustin Williams is a third-team choice.
Burns, who was named first-team All-SEC by four media outlets a year ago, made 72 tackles in 2003 and led the SEC with 18 tackles for loss. Mike Williams notched 98 tackles, 6.5 tackles for loss, five pass breakups, and one interception. Dustin Williams was one of the leading tacklers in the SEC last season with 122 stops.
Kentucky Football Calendar:
June 10-Aug. 5 Eight-week summer school
July 27-29 SEC Football Media Days, Birmingham, Ala. (UK appearance on Wed. July 28 with Coach Rich Brooks, Shane Boyd, and Sweet Pea Burns)
Mon. Aug. 9 All players report
Tues. Aug. 10 UK Football Media Day; first practice
Sat. Aug. 14 Fans' Day
Wed. Aug. 25 Classes begin
Sun. Sept. 5 Kentucky at Louisville, 3:30 p.m.
Notes and Quotes Available on SECSports.com of SEC MEDIA DAYS:
Audio highlights, quotes and notes from SEC Football Media Days will be available on the SEC's official website, www.secsports.com.