All posts tagged "football"

  • Burgess is back for a big senior year

    There was a point in time when linebacker James Burgess was unsure if he would ever put a Louisville jersey on again because of his pursuit to play in the NFL. But Burgess, who was voted a...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • James Quick leads newcomers in the receiving core

    Louisville’s offense will have a much different look this season. A younger, less experienced receiver core will no longer look to Devante Parker and Eli Rogers for leadership. The seven returners on the WR staff will have...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • Schedule preview

    Auburn, 9/5 Perhaps the most difficult team on U of L’s schedule comes in the season opener against Auburn. The Tigers are coming off an 8-5 season in-which they lost to Wisconsin in the Outback Bowl. Many...

    • Posted August 31, 2015
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  • L.J. Scott’s versatility adds options

    Despite carrying the ball just 29 times last year, high expectations have been placed upon sophomore running back L.J. Scott heading into the 2015 season. Weighing in at 226 pounds, the halfback-fullback hybrid of a runner will...

    • Posted August 31, 2015
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  • Louisville’s finest: Sheldon Rankins

    By: Leo Cumberland The building block of defensive coordinator Todd Grantham’s 3-4 defensive scheme is built around the disruption of the interior nose tackle. Defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins is the foundation of one of the nation’s top...

    • Posted August 31, 2015
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  • Recruiting Update: Louisville football commit Keion Wakefield

    By: Dalton Ray A recruiting pipeline from Louisville Male High School to Louisville’s football team has flowed over the past few decades with names such as Chris Redman, Ibn Green, Michael Bush, Montrell Jones, Doug Beaumont, Dexter...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • While we were gone: the summer of sports

    By Annie Moore– While it seems like only yesterday since campus vacated after finals week and students headed home, much has happened in the past four months. The Golden State Warriors became NBA Champions, the Chicago Blackhawks...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Do’s and don’t’s from tailgating veterans

    By Taylor Schafer– The start of a new school year brings about exciting events, but one of the most thrilling of them all is football season – most importantly, tailgating. This can be a scary time for...

    • Posted August 23, 2015
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  • Snow day shuts down campus

    By T.C. Klusman– Before a snowflake touched the ground in Louisville, the local schools and college campus shut down on Feb. 16.  It was dubbed “Snowmagedden ‘15” hours before the winter storm passed through the city.  The...

    • Posted February 16, 2015
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  • Louisville signs 2015 recruiting class

    By Sam Draut– After more than a year into his second stint at Louisville, Bobby Petrino answered the final question: could his recruiting mirror the success of former Cardinal head coach Charlie Strong? As the dust settled...

    • Posted February 5, 2015
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