Archie Goodwin wants to hear you "burr"

Archie Goodwin wants to hear you "burr"

Mrs. Tyler Thompsonover 9 years


Since the Calipari era began, every team has had a trademark “meme” to it: the John Wall dance, Jorts, Three Goggles, and the Unibrow. When Nerlens Noel twirled his chair around and unveiled the UK logo in his flat top fade, it became a thing of legend, with fans across the Bluegrass trying to figure out how to grow one before October. Now, Archie Goodwin brings us “burr.”

A few weeks ago, Archie posted a video shoutout to the Big Blue Nation, which ended with him shouting “BURR” into the camera. Needless to say, most of us were pretty confused. After some research, we learned that “burr” is a reference to rapper Gucci Mane, and describes either icy jewelry (hence the “burr” from being cold) or “goin’ hard.”

Last night, Archie Goodwin tried to take “burr” to the next level with this tweet:

And this tweet this morning:

Does “burr” have what it takes to become a part of the Big Blue lexicon? Will Rupp tremble with 24,000 fans “burring”? Is it Novemburr yet? Have I ever felt more like a nerdy white girl before?

Loading comments...



What Kentucky must do to win the Bye Week

We’ve previewed Kentucky’s upcoming opponent this season by outlining what the Cats have to do in order to win. Keeping with that theme, I thought we’d cover what UK has to do in order for its bye week to be considered a success.  Kentucky is...