The University of Kentucky Wildcats seemingly came out of nowhere this year to become one of the best teams in the nation. Finishing the season ranked at No. 14 in the country, the Wildcats had an excellent season, largely in part due to the emergence of Josh Allen.
The senior linebacker had a phenomenal season that has culminated in him being named the Chuck Bednarik defensive player of the year.
Kentucky's Josh Allen wins the Bednarik Award as the nation's best defensive player.— Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) December 7, 2018
Allen will add this to his swiftly growing collection of awards that will now include the Bednarik defensive player of the year award, the
New Big Board for the 2019 class:— Mel Kiper Jr. (@MelKiperESPN) November 29, 2018
1. Nick Bosa, DE, Ohio State
2. Quinnen Williams, DT, Alabama
3. Devin White, LB, LSU
4. Josh Allen, OLB, Kentucky
5. Greedy Williams, CB, LSU
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