Lamar Jackson was arguably the best player to ever play for Louisville Football, and today he was celebrated for everything he brought to the Cards on and off the field. CSZ has video of Lamar’s half time jersey retirement ceremony as well as a collection of tweets celebrating the great number 8. You can see them all below.
#Louisville is retiring #Ravens Lamar Jackson’s jersey today.— NFL Rumors (@nflrums) November 13, 2021
He will be the 2nd Cardinals' QB in history to have their jersey retired. #RavensFlock @Lj_era8 #CollegeFootball pic.twitter.com/8RixJ0aUKq
Ravens QB Lamar Jackson will have his No. 8 jersey retired today by Louisville during the game vs. Syracuse. However, initially he hated the number and it took some convincing from his mother to keep it.— Eric Woodyard (@E_Woodyard) November 13, 2021
Listen to @Lj_era8 tell me the story of what No. 8 means to him. pic.twitter.com/1D7XzbpT3j
Inside the friendship Lamar Jackson and Donovan Mitchell formed at Louisville. Now mentioned among the best at their positions in the NBA and NFL, the former classmates reflect on those memories as @Lj_era8 will have his No. 8 jersey retired today.— Eric Woodyard (@E_Woodyard) November 13, 2021
STORY: https://t.co/UETxr50xGR pic.twitter.com/PyM8Mvf8pW