News:Patrick Towles (high ankle sprain) has been able to practice this week and will likely play at Missouri on Saturday, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports.
Analysis: However, he'll likely split playing time with Jalen Whitlow and Morgan Newton, so the Kentucky quarterback position will be a mess for fantasy purposes.
News:Patrick Towles left Saturday's loss to Mississippi State due to an ankle injury, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports. He was on crutches after the game.
Analysis:Patrick Towles looked good as the starter as he was 5-of-5 passing on an 80-yard touchdown drive before the injury. With Maxwell Smith likely to miss the rest of the season with an ankle injury, Jalen Whitlow could be Kentucky's starter for several games.
News:Patrick Towles was 5-for-6 for 71 yards and a touchdown against Mississippi State on Saturday.
Analysis:Patrick Towles split time under center with Jalen Whitlow, though neither is a recommended option at this time.
News:Patrick Towles and Jalen Whitlow split reps with the first-team offense in practice Tuesday with Maxwell Smith likely out for the season with a knee injury and both could get playing time this week against Mississippi State, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports.
Analysis: Whitlow may have more upside as a highly-touted recruit, but neither may be a good option while they're splitting playing time in the short term.