Former Kentucky grad assistant and Cats' QB Andre Woodson has accepted a position as Morehead State's receivers coach.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Former Kentucky quarterback Andre Woodson is leaving his graduate assistant position with UK to become Morehead State's wide receivers coach, Woodson announced Friday on his Twitter page.
Woodson told Cats Illustrated
, "With Morehead reaching out to me, I felt like this was the best thing for me. The other coaches felt the same way. This was an opportunity I had to take."
Woodson added, "It's difficult for me for the fact that I played here and came back and coached here," he said. "I have so many memories. It's bittersweet. But you have to move on at some point."
Following a brief stint in the NFL, Woodson returned to UK to coach as a student assistant in 2011.