It is no secret that the football world is once again, sleeping on Lamar Jackson. Leading up to his Junior season, the 2016 Heisman winner has been on very few preseason lists. While Lamar shrugs it off, the fans and his teammates know they will all regret it soon enough. Yahoo!’s Pat Forde sat down with Lamar and company last week and talked about this upcoming season. You will see below why Forde believes Lamar Jackson is the most disrespected Heisman winner of all time.
Today we sit down with Jaylen Smith and find out more about the Wide Receiver. We get to know where his hometown is, and what it’s known for. Who is his favorite superhero? And most importantly, does he prefer tacos or hamburgers? Here is Fast Facts with Jaylen Smith.
Human highlight reel, Lamar Jackson, had a Saturday morning spot on Sports Center this past weekend. Jackson talked about how humbling the whole experience has been, but also mentioned what his head coach, Bobby Petrino has been working with him on this past off-season. Coach Petrino also made an appearance just to touch on what the recruiting has been like since the Heisman has come to Louisville. Take a look below to see the full clip.
The 2017 University of Louisville Cardinal Football team voted on captains this past week. Take a look below to see who they are and let us know what you think.
Lamar Jackson and Bobby Petrino are set to appear on SportsCenter this Saturday morning!
The National Football League (NFL) has become America’s past time. The Superbowl is one of the most watched televised events year after year. The halftime show has become so iconic, that even Queen Bey herself (Beyonce) has paid to perform during it.
At the University of Louisville, we have the opportunity to cheer on a really good team every year. But we do not have a professional team in our backyard. So this gives us the unique chance to (almost) pick who our favorite NFL team is. Some of us have family ties to certain teams, others had a favorite collegiate player that they followed into their professional careers. Whatever the case may be, Louisville has a wide variety of NFL fandom roaming our streets.
What is Senior Drew Bailey’s favorite emoji? Where is his favorite place to hang out at in Louisville? What about his favorite tv show? These questions and more get answers in today’s Fast Facts!
Recently, the great people at CJ Pony Parts came up with all the different teams with their comparison car. They had Louisville represented by a Chevy Volt. This was a very interesting. I know if they had to choose a car for Lamar they would have chosen a car with more speed and horsepower.
Source: CJ Pony Parts
Athlon Sports released its ranking of the top 50 wide receiver groups for this coming college football season. They have Louisville ranked at number 10 and Oklahoma State at number 1. Look below to see where everyone else comes in and let us know what you think!
Jaire Alexander sits down with ACCDN and talks about what he feels like are his biggest strengths on the field. He also dives into this year’s defense and what we can expect from them. What are you most excited for out of this defense and from Alexander?
Coach Petrino, Lukayus McNeil, Malik Williams sit down and talk about how they feel camp is going so far. Listen below and let us know what you think!
Jaire Alexander received another preseason accolade today. Alexander has been named to the 247 Sports Preseason All-American. I can’t wait to watch him dominate on the field in less than a month.
On today’s Fast Facts, we sit down with Junior, Geron Christian. We get to find out what his hometown is known for, who his favorite athlete growing up was and who he believes would be the best actor to play him in a movie. Take a look below!
Running back, Javian Hawkins, committed to the University of Louisville today. Check out his commitment announcement below. Hawkins is a 3 star athlete from Florida. He had offers from Mizzou, Cindy, Syracuse, UCF & BC. Not a huge offer sheet but the kind of sheet Bobby Petrino diamonds in the rough have.
Here are some clips of Lamar Jackson at the 2017 Louisville Football Media Day. He talks about the Heisman pose vs uk, would he do it again? Where’s the trophy & why did he cut his hair? Check out what OUR reigning Heisman Trophy winner had to say in Katies video from Louisville Football Media Day 2017.
The Freshman class for the University of Louisville Football team is on campus and have been working hard. This class was full of big time players that we could not wait to see perform. Here is an update from Mr L (requested to be anonymous)
Quarterback coach, Nick Petrino sat down with the media today and talked about how he thinks Lamar has improved the most. Jackson and Standberry also sat down and talked with everyone about why they feel this team is so special. Listen below!
On today’s Fast Facts, we sit down with senior, James Hearns. We find out where his hometown is, what is his favorite sport besides football and what his favorite hobby is. Take a listen below!
USA Today has released their coaches poll today, where they have the University of Louisville Cardinals ranked number 17th to start the season. Rick Bozich also noted all of the Cardinal’s opponents who received votes to open the year. Take a look below and let us know if you see any surprises.
Secondary coach, Lorenzo Ward and defensive backs Chucky Williams and Jaire Alexander addressed the media today. The Tax Boys, as they call themselves, are ready to make the rest of the ACC pay!