Petrino + Strong = 10 NFL Draft Picks

Petrino photo: Tim Haag/CardinalSportsZone.com Strong photo: livestream7.com The Louisville Cardinals had a school record 10 players selected in this past weekend’s NFL Draft. They had the second most of any team, behind Florida State’s 11 picks. Regardless, that looks great for the program. But who do you think should get the most credit? The guy…

Report on Louisville’s Pro Day

The Louisville Cardinals had their football pro day on Wednesday inside the Trager Center, and there were representatives in attendance from all 32 NFL teams. There were three head coaches there: New England’s Bill Belichick, Pittsburgh’s Mike Tomlin, and Cincinnati’s Marvin Lewis. The cool thing about that to me is that they easily could have…

Geron Christian Commits to Louisville

The Louisville Cardinals just picked up another commitment for the 2015 class. Geron Christian, younger brother of UofL tight end Gerald Christian, has just committed to the Cards. He visited UofL’s campus the weekend of the Kentucky football game. He also has offers from Texas, Mississippi State, Arkansas, Miami, and more.

Depth Chart for Louisville vs Syracuse

Here are the depth charts listed on each team’s website for Friday night’s game between Louisville and Syracuse. For Louisville, although it does say “Will Gardner or Reggie Bonnafon,” we know that Coach Petrino has announced that Reggie Bonnafon will start the game. It does list Matt Milton as a starter at wide receiver. Personally,…

ESPN.com Q&A with Gerald Christian

ESPN.com blogger Andrea Adelson recently was able to interview Louisville tight end Gerald Christian, and she posted that on the ACC blog on Monday. Christian looks to have a big season under Bobby Petrino, and I couldn’t agree more. While I think every player on offense will have their best season so far, Christian will…

Football: 9 Cardinals make Athlon’s All-ACC Teams

Athlon released their All-ACC Teams for the 2014 season. The Louisville Cardinals had 9 players total on the 4 teams, but none on any of the First Teams. Athlon’s All-ACC Team for 2014 First-Team Offense Second-Team Offense Third-Team Offense Fourth-Team Offense QB Jameis Winston Florida State ________________ Marquise Williams North Carolina ________________ Anthony Boone Duke…

2014 Spring Game Quick Hitters

Friday night at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium was everything you wanted to be as a fan. Gorgeous weather, free admission, free parking, activities for the kids, $2 beers, and Louisville football with Bobby Petrino back at the helm. I am just going to give you some quick hitters with stats or things I noticed. You…

Football position breakdown: Tight Ends

Previous position breakdowns: Quarterbacks Wide Receivers Running Backs Today we continue the position breakdowns for the 2013 football season and focus on the Tight Ends. This should be a pretty solid and deep group on the offense. Let’s see who we have… Gerald Christian RS Junior 6’3   242 lbs Christian comes to the Cards…