Found November 04, 2012 on
The Cardinal Connect:
Despite finally blowing out an opponnet, Charlie Strong and the Louisville Cardinals reamin at No. 10 in week 11 of the USA Today Coaches Poll. The Cards have moved up one spot from 12-to-11 in the Associated Press Poll.
The updated BCS Ratings will be released later this evening. Jerry Palm of CBS Sports has released his predictions for the BCS ratings and has Louisville at No. 10, which is where they were last week.
Associated Press Top 25
3. Kansas State
4. Notre Dame
5. Ohio State
8. Florida State
12. South Carolina
13. Oregon State
15. Texas A&M
19. Louisiana Tech
21. Southern California
22. Mississippi State
25. Texas Tech
3. Kansas State
4. Notre Dame
6. Florida State
BEST OF MAXIM
University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong is focused on Saturday’s game at Syracuse and not the BCS rankings. The Cardinals are ranked No. 9 in this week’s rankings and Strong was peppered with questions about it on Monday.
Although Charlie Strong and the Louisville Cardinals have yet to lose a game this season, it hasn’t been pretty every step of the way. A few of the eight wins on the season have been ugly, which is fine by me. Beating certain teams in a more convincing fashion would’ve helped Louisville’s overall perception, but I suppose it doesn’t matter much when they’re No. 10...
In yesterday afternoon’s press conference, Charlie Strong said his team will spend some time practicing indoors this week at the Trager Facility.
Louisville’s week 11 opponent, Syracuse, plays in the historic 49,262-seat Carrier Dome. Strong didn’t mention how much time the team would spend practicing indoors, but it wouldn’t surprise me if they spent the entire week in the...
The University of Louisville football team is still perfect after nine games but the Cardinals are not getting a ton of respect nationally. U of L coach Charlie Strong is using the respect card as motivation for his team.
If Louisville is playing with a chip on its shoulder, Cardinals coach Charlie Strong has to be pleased with the results.
Louisville is the lowest...
Might want to take it a little easy on the 10,391 people who didn’t show up at the University of Louisville-Temple football game Saturday.
The weather outlook for the game was dismal, as has been the case with the three most recent home games. Many of the absentees were probably still recovering from the soggy overtime win against Cincinnati.
The cold, damp and dreary script gets...
The Louisville – Syracuse game next Saturday has been set for a noon kickoff and will be televised by ABC. This will be Louisville’s fourth game of the season televised nationally by the ABC network.
Syracuse is 4-5 on the season and 3-2 in Big East play. The Orange are coming off 35-24 loss to Cincinnati on Saturday. This week’s game will be their Senior Day.