All posts tagged "Jaire Alexander"

  • What happened in sports over winter break?

    By Dalton Ray — Unfortunately, winter break is over. Students have to get back in the swing of going to class after a month of sleeping in, staying out late and drinking — only the ones of...

    • Posted January 8, 2018
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  • Jaire Alexander to skip bowl game and enter the NFL Draft

    By Dalton Ray — Football’s junior cornerback Jaire Alexander has decided to enter the 2018 NFL Draft. Forgoing his senior season, Alexander will not play in the Taxslayer Bowl when the Cardinals take on Mississippi State on...

    • Posted December 22, 2017
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  • Enthusiasm is the key for football coach Peter Sirmon

    By Jeff Milby — College football is as much a game played in the mind as it is between the lines of the field. Heading into the 2017 season, football’s new defensive coordinator Peter Sirmon understands that...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Lamar, Jaire and “a bunch of dudes?” Unproven players step into spotlight for U of L

    By Dalton Ray — Last November, ESPN’s college football analyst Booger McFarland said Louisville football was, “Lamar Jackson and a bunch of dudes.” The Cardinal faithful immediately whipped up into a frenzy on social media. A week after...

    • Posted August 28, 2017
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  • Jaire Alexander has blossomed into a national star

    By Conner Farrell — Over the past decade, the U of L secondary has been a hotbed of NFL prospects. From the likes of Johnny Patrick, Calvin Pryor, Gerod Holliman and most recently Josh Harvey-Clemons. This season...

    • Posted August 28, 2017
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  • Football position breakdown: Cornerbacks

    By Conner Farrell–  The TLC football position breakdowns continue, this week we take a look at the cornerback position. Defensive backs Coach Lorenzo Ward has his eyes on improving a group that had success in the prior...

    • Posted August 13, 2017
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  • Football position breakdown: Special teams

    By Dalton Ray– Our offensive breakdown is finished and the third facet of football is our focus this week. Often the difference maker in close games, Louisville has promise with special teams. Kickers- Blanton Creque and Evan...

    • Posted July 24, 2017
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  • Jaire Alexander takes the nation by storm

    By Taylor Webster– Despite the loss to Houston, Jaire Alexander is still shocking the nation. Alexander is tied for sixth in the nation with five interceptions. He has started all 11 games, totaling 36 tackles, seven broken...

    • Posted November 21, 2016
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  • James Hearns and Jaire Alexander are playing key roles in Louisville’s defense

    By Dalton Ray– Entering the season, national media outlets highlighted the star power on the Louisville defense. Keith Kelsey, Josh Harvey-Clemons, Devonte Fields, DeAngelo Brown and Shaq Wiggins filled headlines. The stars have held their own to...

    • Posted October 24, 2016
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  • Louisville comes up a yard short versus Clemson

    By Dalton Ray– Louisville walked into Clemson, South Carolina and came up a yard, literally, short of the victory. After a slow first half, Louisville kicked it up a notch in the second half. The final in...

    • Posted October 2, 2016
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