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Bobby Petrino Press Conference Tweetcap 10/16/17


Here is a TweetCap of today’s press conference from University of Louisville Head Coach, Bobby Petrino via @UofLFootball

Cardinal Football Players Supporting Each Other


The last few weeks have been rough. There’s no hiding it. Today, some of the Cardinal football players sent out some tweets reminding everyone why we cheer for them and why they deserve our unwaivering support.

Hikutini Promoted To Active Roster


Cardinal forever, Cole Hikutini, was promoted to the active roster for the San Francisco 49ers. Congrats to Cole!

Football Recruiting: Weekly Stats for UofL Commits/Recruits


By Shawn Barbour & Sam Basden


We at Cardinal Sports Zone are starting a weekly feature detailing UofL Football recruits/commits stats for the past week’s games. We will provide stats for some, if not all, commits and target recruits each week.

Player/Position/High School/State



Jordan Travis/QB/Benjamin/FL

Travis passed for 127 yards and 2 touchdowns. He also rushed for 95 yards and 2 touchdowns in a 71-18 drubbing of Westminster.

Manuel Allen/WR/Rancho Verde/CA

Allen had 2 catches for 63 yards. He also returned 3 punts for touchdowns for Rancho Verde in their blowout win 75-0 over Canyon Springs.

Javian Hawkins/RB/Cocoa/FL

Hawkins had 8 carries for 76 yards and 2 rushing touchdowns in a 56-0 win over Everglades Prep Academy. He averaged 9.5 yards a carry.

Trenell Troutman/S/St Thomas Aquinas/FL

Troutman had 3 solo tackles and 1 assisted tackle in St Thomas Aquinas’ 14-0 win over Deerfield Beach.

Dejmi Dumervil Jean/DT/St Thomas Aquinas/FL 

Dumervil Jean, nephew of Louisville legend Elvis Dumervil, had a good game in St Thomas Aquinas’ 14-0 win over Deerfield. He recorded 5 solo tackles and 2 assisted tackles.

Telly Plummer/ATH/Langston Hughes/GA

Plummer recorded 2 solo and 2 assisted tackles in Langston Hughes’ 40-7 win over South Paulding.


Target Recruits:

Nik Bonitto/OLB/St Thomas Aquinas/FL

Bonitto is a heavily sought after recruit for the UofL coaching staff. He had 3 sacks, 7 total tackles (5 solo and 2 assisted, and recorded an interception in a 14-0 win over Deerfield Beach.

All stats courtesy of 



Teddy Bridgewater Expected To Start Practicing Next Week


TeddyIn some much needed good news for Cardnation, the Vikings are hoping for Teddy to be back practicing next week! He will be evaluated Monday to determine if he can move forward. We here at CSZ, continue to wish Teddy all of the best during his recovery.

Bobby Petrino’s Press Conference: BC


The awesome people at UofL Athletics put together a clip of today’s press conference. Take a look for yourself below!



LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville football team continues to search for answers in the wake of its loss to NC State last Thursday at Carter-Finley Stadium to drop to 4-2 overall, 1-2 in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

With six games remaining on the schedule – beginning with Saturday’s Homecoming contest versus Boston College – the Cardinals are hoping to find some of those solutions beginning this weekend. Read the rest of this entry

How To Watch Coach Petrino’s Press Conference At 1:30

Bobby Petrino

Bobby Petrino will preview Boston College today at 1:30. You can see below how to watch the press conference.

UofL VS FSU Time Announced


Louisville will kickoff against Florida State at Noon on October 21st. The game will be aired on either ABC, ESPN or ESPN 2.

Lamar Highlights Against NC State

Lamar Jackson

Lamar Jackson can’t do it all, but he sure tries his best to do so. Here are his highlights from this week’s game against NC State.


Jackson’s Record Breaking Night

Lamar Jackson

While the score wasn’t what UofL fans wanted, there were positives to come out of the game last night. Lamar Jackson had a record breaking game against NC State. Kelly Dickey (@RealCardGame) detailed what records Lamar broke.

Jackson Makes FBS History

Lamar Jackson

Tonight, Lamar Jackson became the first ever underclassman to record 3,000 rushing yards and 7,000 passing. He is only the 6th player ever to reach this milestone.

Jackson Is 5th On ACC Touchdown List

Lamar Jackson

Lamar Jackson has tied NC State’s Russell Wilson for 5th for the all time ACC touchdown record. He now has 93 (and counting) touchdowns at UofL.



Bilal Powell Pulls Off Amazing Play

Bilal Powell

There are some plays that speak for themselves, and this is one of them.

Uniform Report: Murray State



Here is what the UofL football team will wear today against the Murray State Racers.

UofL Football Visitor List: Murray State

University of Louisville football has a few visitors scheduled for tomorrow’s game versus Murray State. Check out the list below.

*Names in bold have offers

Year-Name-Position-High School-State

2018 Zach Alexander WR Fleming County HS KY

2019 Jamal Andrews DT Stephenson HS GA

2018 Andrew Baker OT Harlan County HS KY

2019 Jack Baltz QB Mountain Brook HS AL

2019 Joshua Black OL/DL Stephenson HS GA

2018 Nick Bohn QB Trinity HS KY

Hayden Lee Bradshaw ATH Bowling Green HS KY

2019 Austin Carr QB CAL KY

2018 Jermel Carton RB Knox Central HS KY

2019 Nate Clark WR CAL KY

Alex Conlin QB Manual HS KY

2018 Josh Cornett WR Somerset HS KY

2020 Izayah Cummings WR Male HS KY

2019 Simon Dellinger TE Snider HS IN

2018 Jimmy Edmonds OLB Ballard HS KY

2018 Chase Ferris OL St Xavier HS KY

2019 Jevon Goff RB Stephenson HS GA

2019 Carlos Gonzalez SAF Western Hills HS KY

2019 Porter Haught OT Homestead HS IN

2018 Christian Hill DE Danville HS KY

2018 Chad Holleran TE Franklin Co. HS KY

Ethan Hull

2017 Deandre Jackson RB Clark Atlanta University GA

2018 Chandler Johnson OLB Western Hills HS KY

2018 Peyton Knippenberg OL Connor HS KY

2018 Josh Lifson TE Kentucky Country Day KY

2020 Javier Morton CB Stephenson HS GA

2018 Matthew Napier OT East Jessamine HS KY

2019 Tre Radford WR Twinsburg HS OH

2019 Wandale Robinson WR Western Hills HS KY 

2018 Zach Rodgers RB Floyd Central HS IN

Jared Rogers

Aaron Sears K                    TN

2018 Drake Silcox WR South Oldham HS KY

2018 Clayton Six OL St Xavier HS KY

2019 Jordan Slocum QB Southwest HS GA

2018 Wyatt Southall OL Lexington Christian Academy KY

2018 Emmanuel Sowders OT Jeffersontown HS KY

2020 Nazir Stackhouse DL Stephenson HS GA

2019 DeShon Stoudemire WR Lambert HS GA

J’Ron Walker DT Moore HS KY

2019 Cameron Workman    Tates Creek HS KY

2019 Milton Wright WR CAL KY 

2020 John Young OL CAL KY

2018 Andrew Zaubi QB South Oldham HS KY

Louisville Football Presser: Tweetcap September 25th

Football Press

Here is a TweetCap of today’s press conference from University of Louisville Head Coach, Bobby Petrino via @UofLFootball

Relive The Highlights From The Kent State Game


After a week of working to shake off last week’s loss, the University of Louisville football team came out ready to play. Here are the highlights from the UofL vs Kent State match up.

Best Of ESPN’s College GameDay


Relive some of the best moments of ESPN’s College GameDay from Saturday’s visit to the University of Louisville.

Louisville Football Presser: Tweetcap September 18th

Football Press

Here is a TweetCap of today’s press conference from University of Louisville Head Coach, Bobby Petrino, tight ends G.G. Robinson and Charles Standberry via @UofLFootball

Corso Picks The Cards!


For the second year in a row, Lee Corso puts on the Cardinal bird head!