Nunnsense: Hey Rick, What Happened To Louisville First?

  The thoughts & words written by Jeff Nunn do not necessarily reflect the views of CardinalSportsZone.com Rick Pitino was the first person to say,”Louisville First, Cards Forever.” He said that the University, as well as himself, need to be reborn or rebranded so he came up with the slogan. He said that players needed…

Muhammad Ali Tributes Scheduled During Louisville-Florida State Football Game

  PRESS RELEASE Louisville Football S.I.D. Rocco Gasparro LOUISVILLE, Ky. – With the spotlight of a national audience focused on a showdown between two top-ranked teams, the University of Louisville will honor the legacy of boxing legend Muhammad Ali during Saturday’s noon kickoff at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. During the course of Saturday’s nationally televised…

Statement From Tom Jurich

Statement from Tom Jurich, Vice-President and Director of Athletics at the University of Louisville: “I would like to thank Dr. Ramsey for the years we have worked together.  My wife Terrilynn and I love this city and the University of Louisville.  We will support the governor and will continue to be committed to our university.”…

Tom Jurich Presser: Video

  Today the great leader of our nation, Card Nation that is, stepped up to bat (no pun intended) and gave coach Dan McDonnell exactly what he earned. Our Head Coach Dan McDonnell was granted a 10 year extension worth $1 million dollars a year in base salary. We talked about the significance of that deal…

Nunnsense: Is Bobby Petrino Underpaid?

I heard the news as announced on the 93.9 ESPN radio show, Mid-day with Marques Maybin by guest host Steve Rummage on Thursday, April 14th, that Bobby Petrino received a contract extension running through the 2023 season. To me, the duration of the contract didn’t matter because Bobby said that this was his ” destination…

Talking Pitino: Pump the Brakes

Since the accusations all came spilling out, the mind of every Louisville faithful has been working in overdrive to untangle the web that Katina Powell (and the media) has so intricately woven. Reactions have varied from one end of the spectrum to the other – from those who refuse to believe anything like this could…