Overcoming Injury And Proving Others Wrong: Demetrius Cannon’s Journey Continues In Louisville

Getting the opportunity to play college football isn’t so much about the end result as it is the journey to get there. High school players continue to overcome obstacles and setbacks of many sorts in order to get to where they want to be. For Demetrius Cannon, it was all about injuries and proving people…

Passion And Opportunity: How Ryheem Craig Has Persevered Through A Small Town’s Obstacles

The Louisville Football coaching staff has been exceptional in going all across the country to find talent to fit the Cardinals’ system. Regardless of rating or hype, Scott Satterfield and company have been consistent in recruiting a certain type of player: a selfless student athlete with an extreme passion for the game of football. Their…

Like Father Like Son: How TJ Quinn Is Preparing To Write His Own Story At Louisville

Picking up ‘legacy’ recruits are a popular, yet difficult phenomenon in collegiate sports. The Louisville football 2021 class dipped into that pool when they landed Jaraye Williams, son of former-Cardinal basketball star Terrence Williams, on May 30th. However, Scott Satterfield and company were not finished; just three weeks later, the staff received a commitment from…

A Minor Setback For A Major Comeback: Why El Ellis Will Be A Fan Favorite As A Louisville Cardinal

There have been a handful of under-the-radar high school basketball players that saw their recruitment soar after putting together a solid junior college resume. Chris Duarte, Shakur Juiston, and Chris Boucher (Oregon); Jeremy Harris (Buffalo), Josh Gray (LSU), Kadeem Allen (Arizona), Pierre Jackson (Baylor), and Chris Jones (Louisville) are some JUCO standouts that went on…

Perseverance Through Adversity: How Ashton Gillotte’s Journey Led Him To Louisville

Football seems to quickly be replacing baseball as America’s favorite pastime; collegiate and professional stadiums fill up every weekend in support, but the enjoyment starts with high school football. Players get dressed on game days, perform their pregame rituals, and relish the opportunity to play under the lights behind unwavering support from the fans in…