We watched Teddy Bridgewater’s brilliance all season last year, but most pundits didn’t catch wind of the then-sophomore quarterback until Louisville upset Florida in the Sugar Bowl. Well, one thing is for certain, and that is that there will be a ton of focus on Bridgewater as he goes under center for his junior campaign.
We are still a little less than two months away from football, but ESPN’s College Football Live decided to catch up with Teddy.
They started off with some numbers:
His 27 touchdowns last year were three shy of Brian Brohm’s school record of 30.
Last year he threw for over 3,700 yards. This year he will look to become third U of L QB to eclipse the 4,000 yard mark.
He completed 68.5% of his passes last year, which ranked 6th in the FBS.
According to USA Today, Bridgewater is tied with T.J. Sheldon of Alabama as the favorite to win the Heisman at 6-to-1.
He then spoke with the crew.
He opened with:
“I’m one of those guys that let my actions speak louder than words...