Found August 01, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
Preseason #9 Louisville Cardinals just got a big boost. Former Auburn and Arkansas State running back Michael Dyer will enroll at Louisville and is eligible immediately. Fitz Hill, the President of Arkansas Baptist College and also Dyer’s mentor said: “He’s excited to have an opportunity to resume his career,” Hill told USA TODAY Sports on Thursday evening. “Many people doubted that Michael would ever make this comeback, and it’s here.” Dyer rushed for more than 1,000 yards in both his freshman and sophomore seasons at Auburn and was the offensive MVP of the 2011 BCS Championship game before running into some trouble with guns and drugs. If Dyer can keep his nose clean, it’s clear that he can play football and will help Louisville on their quest to make a national championship run. If you are wondering what star QB Teddy Bridgewater thinks, he said on Monday that the team would welcome the addition of Dyer. It would be a great comeback story if Dyer can make it work. Here’s hoping he makes the most of his third chance.

Louisville No Longer An Option For Quentin Snider

For three consecutive years there was no doubt in my mind that Quentin Snider would be in a Louisville uniform in 2014. The thought of him playing his college basketball anywhere else just didn’t make sense. Unfortunately, I was wrong. Since his de-commitment on Wednesday afternoon, Snider has not been contacted by Rick Pitino or his staff and Louisville is no longer an option...

Former Auburn RB Michael Dyer set to enroll at Louisville, can play immediately

The Louisville Cardinals picked up a big-time running back in former Auburn star Michael Dyer. Dyer is eligible to run immediately.

Chris Jones, Russ Smith & Montrezl Harrell Participating In Adidas Nations Event

Chris Jones, Russ Smith and Montrezl Harrell are currently in Los Angeles for the Adidas Nations event. The three Cardinals are serving as counselors for the high school prospects who are attending the event. The counselors are taught and put through drills by coaches and pro players. They also have the opportunity to scrimmage with current and former pro players each night at the...

Louisville Assistant Kevin Keatts Feared On The Recruiting Trail

Jeff Goodman, a college basketball Insider for ESPN recently surveyed more than 200 college coaches and got their thoughts on who the most feared assistant coaches are on the recruiting trail. In an Insider article on Wednesday afternoon, Goodman ranked the top 21 most feared assistant coaches based on the feedback he got from the college coaches. Louisville assistant Kevin Keatts...

Quentin Snider Has Decommitted From Louisville

According to multiple sources close to the situation, four star point guard and Louisville native Quentin Snider has decided to reopen his recruitment. Snider informed Rick Pitino of his de-commitment shortly before 5 PM on Wednesday afternoon. He committed to Louisville in August of 2011 on the same day he received a scholarship offer. It’s been well noted that Snider grew up...

Louisville-Bound RB Michael Dyer Promises Charlie Strong He Won’t “Possess A Weapon” At School

As was first reported last night by USA Today’s George Schroeder, former Auburn running back Michael Dyer is headed to Louisville to join Heisman-hopeful quarterback Teddy Bridgewater in what may become one of the most high-powered offenses in the 2013 field. Dyer, if you remember, was the offensive MVP of the BCS National Championship Game just two years ago before multiple issues...

Charlie Strong Will Open Two Of Next Week’s Practices To The Public

The Louisville football program will start their fall camp next week and two of their practices will be open to the public. The official UofL football Twitter account shared the news on Friday morning. Coach Charlie Strong announced that the practices on Tues. and Wed. will be open to the public. Practice starts at 5:15 p.m. on both days. — LouisvilleFootball (@UofLFootball) August...

Texas A&M received Louisville cleats from adidas

According to @TAMUequipment, the Texas A&M Aggies received 900 pairs of their specialized cleats, along with a handful of the Louisville Cardinals new kicks.

Michael Dyer – “I thank God for Coach Strong’s belief in me. I am not going to let him down.”

George Schroeder of USA Today Sports broke the news last night that former Auburn running back Michael Dyer will join the football program at the University of Louisville. The school can’t comment on Dyer yet because he is still in the process of getting enrolled in school. He is expected to report to camp next week as the Cardinals start fall camp. Dyer released a public statement...

Louisville Still In The Mix For In State Star Matt Elam

Matt Elam, a 6-foot-6, 350-pound, defensive tackle from John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown is one of the top overall prospects in the state of Kentucky from the 2014 class. Charlie Strong and his staff have put in a lot of effort into recruiting the in-state star. Kentucky and Alabama have been believed to be the two favorites for Elam, but yet he’s also maintained that Louisville...

Louisville Is Reportedly The Heavy Favorite For Four Star Linebacker Sharieff Rhaheed

Sharieff Rhaheed, a four-star outside linebacker from Fort Pierce, FL., is one of Charlie Strong’s top targets in the 2014 class and apparently the feeling is mutual. According to, Rhaheed is favoring Louisville heavily. 6-foot-4, 215-pound prospect had previously been committed to LSU, but decided to reopen his recruiting in June. Rhaheed’s decommitment...

Four Star Defensive Tackle Will Announce Decision Today. Louisville Is In The Mix

Poona Ford, a four star defensive tackle from Hilton Head, S.C., is expected to announce his college decision on Thursday at 7 PM and Louisville is in the mix. The 6-foot 285-pound prospect will choose between Tennessee, Louisville, South Carolina, Purdue, Ole Miss and Kansas State. Some suspect that South Carolina is the favorite, however Adam Garrett of predicts...

Louisville/Bridgewater Getting No Love From the Sporting News

Summer of 2013 marks the highest preseason rankings that the Louisville football team has received in quite some time. Their 11-2 regular season coupled with the outstanding performance by Teddy Bridgewater & Co. in the Sugar Bowl helped to earn the program a great deal of national attention and respect. One publication, however, isn’t quite sold on this year’s Cardinals...

Michael Dyer headed to Lousiville

Teddy Bridgewater made his pitch earlier in the week to try to convince running back Michael Dyer to come to Louisville and team up with him to help create something special. It appears that it helped in the decision-making process for the former Auburn standout, as Dyer decided late Thursday that his intentions are to play for the Cardinals. Just how impactful Dyer can be is a question...

Bridgewater on Manning Award Watch List

University of Louisville junior quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was selected to the Manning Award Watch List, the group announced Friday.
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