All posts tagged "football"

  • Football position breakdown: Tight end

    By Matt Bradshaw– It’s the fourth week of our football position breakdown series. Last week we looked at the receivers and now it’s time to look at the Cardinal tight ends. With Cole Hikutini now playing for...

    • Posted July 9, 2017
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  • Football position breakdown: Receivers

    By Jeff Milby — It’s the third week of our football position breakdown series, with the receivers taking their turn under the microscope. We’ve already looked at the quarterback and running back positions. Having lost its top...

    • Posted July 2, 2017
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  • Football position breakdown: Quarterback

    By Dalton Ray and Micah Brown — Finishing 2016 with a 9-4 record, football enters their fourth season under coach Bobby Petrino. Dropping the final three games of last season, Louisville looks to rebound in their season...

    • Posted June 18, 2017
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  • Kevin Miller
    Athletics’ revenue grows, proposes bigger budget

    By Shelby Brown– While the university is pinching pennies, the U of L Athletic Association presented its 2017-18 budget today asking for an eight percent increase in funds. ULAA proposed a $104 million budget for 2017-18, $8 million more than...

    • Posted May 20, 2017
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    Former U of L linebacker killed Thursday

    By Kyeland Jackson — Former U of L linebacker Abraham “Abe” Brown died Thursday, found shot to death in a car in Shively. First reported by the Courier-Journal, Brown was one of four homicides victims on April...

    • Posted April 15, 2017
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  • John Schnatter rips U of L athletics

    By Kyeland Jackson — John Schnatter criticized university athletics Wednesday, saying athletics leadership was “invisible” and “sucking the lifeblood” of U of L. Schnatter, a university trustee and Papa John’s CEO, asked trustees include athletics in financial discussions....

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • Where will the Cards land? Breaking down NFL mock drafts

    By Micah Brown — Seven football players – Devonte Fields, Josh Harvey-Clemons, Cole Hikutini, Jamari Staples, James Quick, Keith Kelsey and Colin Holba – were invited to the NFL combine in February. Only Fields, Harvey-Clemons, Hikutini and...

    • Posted April 10, 2017
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    Early enrollee C.J. Avery adjusting to college ball this spring

    By Jeff Milby– Adjusting to college life is difficult for any freshman, but football’s C.J. Avery enrolled early and the transition on the field hasn’t been much of a challenge. “I don’t think it’s overwhelming,” Avery said....

    • Posted April 7, 2017
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  • Stacey Thomas prepped to lead in 2017

    By Micah Brown — With spring practices underway, football continues their hunt for a playoff spot. With most focus on the offense and their returning production, new names emerge for the defensive side of the ball after...

    • Posted April 3, 2017
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    U of L Athletic Association approves stadium renovations and increased ticket prices

    By Kyeland Jackson — University of Louisville athletic ticket prices will go up next year, the U of L Athletic Association decided Jan. 19. Reserved seats will increase $12 each. Price hikes apply to seats for clubs...

    • Posted January 19, 2017
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