Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 8/29/13
With Louisville junior defensive end Lorenzo Mauldin’s status uncertain for Louisville’s season opener against Ohio on Saturday, one of the questions floating around the football facility this week was who would step in if Mauldin can’t play. It took Charlie Strong less than a second to answer the question. It’s BJ Dubose. At this time last year, Dubose was expected to be one of the standouts for Vance Bedford’s defense. Unfortunately things didn’t go as expected. Dubose found himself in the dog house and was suspended for the majority of the season. Dubose has now gotten back on the right track and regardless if he starts or not, I expect him to a valuable member of the defensive line. “He’s ready, he’s grown up quite a bit this camp,” Vance Bedford tells CL Brown of the Courier-Journal. “He can play three technique, he can play end, he can play nose, so he’s ready to go. He’s looking good so we expect big things from Dubose this season.” Talent has never been an issue for the 6-f
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