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The latest Discover Fan Loyalty Poll asked college football fans across America what they were most thankful for during the 2012 season. The majority of them selected the head coach of their favorite college football team, while others opted for the defense over the offense. They were also asked whether they would have preferred to have sat down to Thanksgiving Dinner with the players, cheerleaders, band members or mascot of their favorite team, with the players winning that vote.
last night, fans of the Louisville Cardinals had many things to be thankful for as they watched their team erase a 14-3 halftime deficit to come back to defeat the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on the road and win at least a share of the Big East championship. But due to head-to-head results and the fact that the Cardinals are expected to be the highest team from the conference ranked in the BCS Standings, it will be most likely be Louisville who represents the Big East and earns a BCS Bowl bid.
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Teddy Bridgewater had a brace on his arm and a protective boot on his foot after the game. He said that while he was playing, the sore ankle hurt more than the broken wrist.
Louisville's star sophomore quarterback didn't know how much he would play against Rutgers and wasn't well enough to start. When it became apparent that the Cardinals couldn't beat Rutgers without...
Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater came into Thursday night's season finale against Rutgers with one good arm, one good leg, a conference championship on the line and no idea if he was even going to be able to play.
Fortunately for the Cardinals, their sophomore leader willed himself onto the field against the Scarlet Knights in the de facto Big East championship game...
Louisville will start Will Stein at quarterback, but injured starter Teddy Bridgewater is expected to play against Rutgers.
Bridgewater is nursing a broken left wrist and sprained right ankle from last week's loss to Connecticut. He warmed up before Thursday night's game. He was wearing a long-sleeved white undershirt and no cast could be seen on his broken arm.
Banged-up Teddy Bridgewater came off the bench to throw two-second half touchdown passes, and John Wallace kicked a 29-yard field goal with 1:41 left to send Louisville to the BCS with a 20-17 victory against Rutgers on Thursday night.
In a game between one team headed to the Big Ten and another bound for the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Big East handed out its second-to-last...
Louisville scored two touchdowns in a span of 16 seconds and Teddy Bridgewater played one for the ages as the Cardinals defeated Rutgers 20-17 for a share of the Big East championship and a likely spot in a BCS bowl game.
Teddy Bridgewater did not enter the game for Louisville until the start of the second quarter, but it was worth the wait for the Cardinals. The...
A banged-up Teddy Bridgewater led the University of Louisville to a BCS Bowl bid with a gutty 20-17 victory over Rutgers on Thursday night. John Wallace kicked a 29-yard field goal with 1:41 left for the win.
A suspended moment in time for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater with offensive coordinator Shawn Watson moments after the University of Louisville’s magical 20-17 win over Rutgers.
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Thursday night the University of Louisville Cardinals will travel east to meet the Rutgers University Scarlet Knights. While the game is getting secondary status versus the NFL match-up, this game may prove to be the most exciting of the night. This game plays two Big East opponents looking to exit the Big East in style. If the Scarlet Knights win they will be the outright...
It really doesn’t get much better than that. The past 48 hours have been pretty awesome for Louisville fans. Despite an injured quarterback and false rumors of their coach interviewing for another job, this Louisville team battled for a 20-17 win over Rutgers, claiming the Big East title.
The odds were stacked against the Cards tonight, but a 14 point third quarter changed everything...
Rutgers had its first outright Big East title and a Bowl Championship Series bid in its hands and let it get away.
Instead of a celebration, there was only pain and disbelief at the birthplace of college football after Teddy Bridgewater threw two touchdown passes despite ankle and wrist injuries and Louisville rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to a 20-17 victory on John...
It's been an eventful couple of days in Louisville, Kentucky.
Wednesday the Cardinals accepted an invitation to the ACC. The next day Louisville wins the Big East Conference championship defeating Rutgers 20-17.
Here's a game report including sound with Teddy Bridewater from WDRB-TV.
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No. 23 Louisville at No. 25 Rutgers
Thursday, 7:30pm EST on ESPN
Line: Rutgers -3
Well, the BCS could become massively screwed up or we could see the Big East champion actually make it to the Orange Bowl, the choice comes down to what happens tonight between Louisville and Rutgers. If you are in favor of a non-messy BCS situation then it's to your benefit to be rooting...
The building of a football tradition requires surviving games in which such things as self-respect, prestige and honor are on the line.
Louisville’s 26-20 overtime win in 2002 against a highly-ranked Florida State team was such a game.
The 44-40 victory over 10th-ranked Boise State in the 2004 Liberty Bowl was another.
The Blackout Night game in 2006, the 44-40 win against...
Louisville (9-2, 4-2 BE) vs. Rutgers (9-2, 5-1 BE)
High Point Solutions Stadium, Piscataway, NJ
Thursday, November 29th, 7:30 PM on ESPN
Yeah...yeah...we know the Big East doesn't have a championship game, but they have an uncanny ability to schedule games for the last week of the season that directly determine who represents the league in the BCS. This year is no...