Originally posted on Louisville Card Game  |  Last updated 9/7/12
So following three of the most driest months in history, the loyalty of University of Louisville football fans is being tested for the second week in a row by severe weather warnings.U of L fans passed the first test, turning out in record numbers of 55,386 for the opener against Kentucky. No problem getting motivated for that one, especially with all the trash talking by UK players. Especially gratifying was the fact that so few fans were in Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.Now comes the real test, a game against Missouri State, a team most fans didn’t know existed until they looked at this year’s schedule. Missouri State earned some respect last week, trailing Kansas State by only 16-9 going into the fourth quarter. Then lost it all by collapsing in the fourth and losing 51-9.Saturday’s game is not about Missouri State, however. It’s about a good Louisville football team. Severe weather is forecast again, again possibly threatening Card March. But there’s so much at stake for the prog...
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