Originally posted on Louisville Card Game  |  Last updated 8/12/13
Going to be lots of disappointed University of Louisville football followers, many of them having waited for months to get their mementoes autographed. Charlie Strong has declared there will be autographs allowed on Fan Day next Sunday, citing recent a recent national controversy largely focused on Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel who was collecting big bucks for signature. Suggestions that Teddy Bridgewater may have been involved with the same agent were quickly quelled by UofL. Seems like a bit of an overreaction by Strong, denying fans opportunities for autographs. Every school in the country does it. But he obviously doesn’t want to put his program at risk, recognizing that some individuals in the crowd would inevitably be posting their goods on Ebay seeking the highest dollar. “I know this will disappoint a lot of our fans, especially the young children who look up to our players, but I strongly feel this is the best decision for our football program,” said Strong, who...
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