Daniel Orton Responds To Accusations About Time at Kentucky

July 1st, 2010 by TheRookieWall.com Leave a reply »
Daniel Orton just went on a heartfelt tweet-fest to Big Blue Nation.  He addresses some questions he was asked about picking Kentucky, the media, and declaring for the draft. 

Below are Orton's tweets in the order that they appeared.

"Okay there are some things that I’ve been needing to address, but I was trying to focus my attention elsewhere. As far as the classes, I want to apologize for not doing what I said I would. I messed up bigtime and hope I can be somewhat forgiven. I messed up on a few due dates on my online class and I just lost focus in school. I apologize."

Daniel seems to have not finished his classes at Kentucky in the summer like he was supposed to .  The real question here is, who cares?  He was leaving and didn’t plan on getting a degree.  This isn’t rare, as a few other underclassmen did the same thing without much fanfare.  Seems the rabid fan base at UK has made this a big deal, when in actuality it’s standard practice these days.

Orton goes on:

"Then the thing about the Kansas comment. I was more so set up on that question, we all k ...

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