Originally posted on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 12/3/12
For those wondering if Charlie Strong is seriously considering leaving the Louisville Cardinals (the team that received a BCS bowl invitation to play the Florida Gators in the Sugar Bowl) for Auburn, Tennessee, or Arkansas, here’s your answer—at least according to one of the Cardinal’s most recent commits, Finesse Middleton. Middleton, a 6-foot, 249-pound player, said U of L coach Charlie Strong was excited to get the news of his commitment on Sunday night after Middleton returned home. He said Strong – a name mentioned as a potential candidate for multiple coaching vacancies – told him he’d be staying at U of L, an assurance that Middleton wanted to get and sought out point-blank. “He was like, ‘I ain’t going nowhere no time soon,” Middleton said. “… I asked him straight up if he was going to leave or had any intention of leaving, and he said, ‘no.’” Middleton said he’d heard rumors that Strong could take the open coaching job at Auburn, in Middleton’s home state, and even though he said he’d possible go to any school where the coach is, he was not excited about the Tigers. “I can’t stand Auburn,” he said. “… If he would have [...]
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Donald Trump: Redskins should keep team name

Report: Andrew Luck dealing with partial shoulder separation

Report: Willie Cauley-Stein showed up to camp out of shape

Odell Beckham’s historic 16-game start to NFL career

Fitzpatrick: Good to see Jets D ‘bullying somebody else’

Kidd-Gilchrist to undergo surgery, out six months


Dez Bryant has 'real shot' at playing in Week 7

Kaepernick discusses 49ers offensive woes, keys to success

Could 2015 be Andy Dalton's best season?

Dolphins interim coach: We're going to be more aggressive

CC Sabathia checks into alcohol rehab, will miss playoffs

Report: Philbin told practice players to go easy on Tannehill

College Football News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Donald Trump: Redskins should keep team name

Redskins got a pregame pep talk from...Matthew McConaughey?

Matt Bonner is about to join an elite group of Spurs

Doc Rivers wants an NBA team back in Seattle or Vancouver

Dez Bryant has 'real shot' to play Week 7

Sabathia checks into alcohol rehab

The 25 best NHL players under 25

Five fantasy things we learned about every NFL Week 4 game

Top 10 takeaways from Sunday’s Week 4 NFL action

Eight notable NFL Week 4 winners and losers

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker