All posts tagged "football"

  • Football blows past Murray State

    By Micah Brown — Football showed no lack of intensity for the second straight week as the 17th-ranked Cards overwhelmed FCS opponent Murray State 55-10. “I thought our players came out and did what they were supposed...

    • Posted September 30, 2017
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  • Fee vs. free: Ticket prices for Louisville home games

    By Matt Bradshaw — Is reasonable to pay $10 for general admission to a college sports game? Most often this will depend on the type of sport in question. Big hitters like football and men’s basketball will...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Cornelius Sturghill seizes new role at wide receiver

    By Micah Brown — With the departure of wide receivers James Quick and Jamari Staples, football’s searched for a speed position this off season. The two seniors combined for 1,384 yards and eight touchdowns on 81 receptions...

    • Posted August 29, 2017
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  • 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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