All posts tagged "NFL"

  • Smith, Dawkins and Fitzgerald take center stage as top-tier receivers

    By Brad McGuffin — Lamar Jackson has dominated preseason talk about football for the past two years. With the Heisman winner departed for the NFL, the wide receivers now occupy the hype as the strongest position group on...

    • Posted August 28, 2018
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  • What you missed over winter break

    By Joseph Lyell — Here are the big campus stories since the Nov. 28 issue: Dec. 12: Water main break floods Shelby Park neighborhood A Rave alert warned students that a water main break near the intersection...

    • Posted January 8, 2018
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  • Pan-African department hosts “Take a Knee” discussion

    By Shelby Brown– Since Colin Kaepernick protested the National Anthem by taking a knee, similar protests and debate have sparked across the nation. U of L’s department of Pan-African studies discussed that debate in its “#TakeAKnee: Exploring the Intersection Between...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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  • Michael Sam delivers Pride Week keynote speech

    By Phillip Lentsch– The University of Louisville LGBT Center capped off its annual Pride Week with an unlikely ally: a football player. Michael Sam, former University of Missouri defensive end and the first openly gay NFL player,...

    • Posted November 3, 2016
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  • Features
    Fantasy Football returns bigger than ever

    By Jake Ford– Fantasy football is back and more popular than ever. On the first day of the season, the ESPN fantasy app crashed for the majority of the day because there was so much activity. For...

    • Posted September 24, 2016
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  • Anti-LGBT bills move southern states backwards

    By Bethany Stacy– Last summer, the United States made a huge stride toward equality for the LGBT community when the Supreme Court declared the ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. LGBT people and their allies all over the...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Rankins and Burgess headline Cardinal’s 2016 NFL draft class

    By Conner Farrell– Former Louisville football players Sheldon Rankins and James Burgess caused havoc on opposing team’s backfields. The two combined for 61.5 tackles for a loss, 22 sacks and eight interceptions in their four years at U of...

    • Posted March 3, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Internet shaming has become a sport of its own

    By Ryan Hiles– If you watched any of the NFL wildcard games recently, what you witnessed was a spectacle of the human experience in its entirety. You saw tremendous expectations built and dashed in seconds. But, probably...

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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  • Q & A with former Cardinal John Miller

    Everyone knows the big names, the staples of the University of Louisville’s football program, the Teddy Bridgewaters and the DeVante Parkers of the world. But what about the big guys up front? The 300 pounders in the...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • NFL season kicks off with over 30 Cardinals

    By Annie Moore– Many of the players that Louisville fans have tuned in to watch on Saturdays, can now been seen on Sundays, playing football at the highest level. There are 30 former Cardinals currently playing for...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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