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Defense - This week’s standout performer may not be found on paper at games end. Having clearly the strongest season to his career, senior Defensive Tackle Brandon Dunn is often apparent to be a man among boys. Not only is Brandon on pace to crush his career high tackle count of 28, but the things he does on the front line to attract blockers and allow the guys on the outside to get pressure is immeasurable. Defensive Ends Lorenzo Mauldin and Marcus Smith are a couple of the top Ends in the league with much credit due to the amount of attention Dunn draws to the interior. Opponents are now having to game plan around Brandon and take notice. It’s about time we all do the same.
Offense - As it stands USF is currently the 8th worst defense against the rush in the AAC giving up over 160 yards per game with an average of 4.3 yards per carry. Unfortunately for the Bulls, Louisville has the 2nd strongest rushing attack in the league averaging almost exactly what USF is giving up at 1...
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Brandon Lee, a 6-foot-3, 215-pound, linebacker from Indianapolis, IN., announced via his Twitter account that he is down to four schools and will announce his decision on Nov. 9.
In no particular order, Lee says he’ll decide between California, Louisville, Missouri and Virginia Tech. He had previously been considering Oregon and Northwestern as well.
Lee is rated as...
When coach Charlie Strong and the Louisville Cardinals invade Tampa Bay to square off against the South Florida Bulls (2-4,2-0) on Saturday afternoon, there will be several similarities and connections between the two AAC squads.
A tedious, methodical dissecting of a team in disarray, putting University of Louisville football back in the win column.
A 34-3 decision over South Florida that goes down as another uninspiring performance, yawn, from a team that isn’t likely to be remembered for anything beyond Teddy Bridgewater’s phenomenal passing. He continued to pad his stats, completing 25 of 29 passes...
The expectations are high this season for Rick Pitino and the Louisville men’s basketball program. The Cardinals return nearly 75% of their scoring from last year’s national championship team. However, a couple of key returning pieces haven’t been able to make much of an impact just yet. Junior forward Chane Behanan has been a big presence in the front-court for Rick Pitino...
TAMPA, Fla. – University of Louisville running back Dominique Brown made the most of his first start this season, rushing for a career high 125 yards as the Cardinals took out South Florida 34-3 in Raymond James Stadium. Cardinal Authority has the latest on Brown’s big effort.
On Saturday afternoon, Teddy Bridgewater lived up to the hype for the Louisville Cardinals - giving South Florida their first conference loss of the season in Tampa Bay with the score of 34-3 while passing for over 300 yards.
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Although the Louisville football program is coming off of a disappointing loss, senior wide receiver Damian Copeland has had plenty to look forward to this week. He is headed home.
Copeland was born and raised in Bradenton, FL., which is less than an hour from Raymond James Stadium in Tampa where the University of South Florida plays their home games. Multiple...
Following the team's first loss of the season, the Louisville Cardinals rebounded well with a dominating 34-3 win at South Florida on Saturday afternoon.
The No. 20 ranked Louisville Cardinals will travel to play against the South Florida Bulls on Saturday.
Last week Louisville (6-1) saw their perfect season go away with a loss to UCF. They will have to rebound as they play against South Florida (2-4) this weekend on the road.
Coverage of the game between Louisville and South Florida will air on ESPN2 and WatchESPN...
As the 18th-ranked Louisville Cardinals prepare for a road test at South Florida, they are working to overcome the 'hard lesson' that they learned in their loss to Central Florida.
I think it’s safe to say that had it not been for Luke Hancock’s Final Four heroic act, the Louisville Basketball program wouldn’t be revealing their third national championship banner on Nov. 9th in their season opener.
Hancock’s momentum followed him throughout the summer where he competed with the United States team in the 2013 World University Games. He was one...
The Louisville Cardinals visit South Florida for a noon kickoff at Raymond James Action. U of L looks to rebound following the team's first loss of the season.
It may not have been the best performance of the season for Charlie Strong and the Louisville Cardinals, but all in all, there is very little you can complain about after today’s 34-3 win over South Florida.
The Cardinal defense had their worst performance of the season last week against Central Florida, but they bounced back in a major way this afternoon. South Florida had a total...
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino was in Owensoboro, KY., tonight to sign copies of his new book.
During his stop in the Western Kentucky town, Cole Claybourn of the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer briefly caught up with Pitino.
Kentucky Wesleyan, which is located in Owensboro, will be Louisville’s first exhibition opponent of the season as Happy Osbourne...
The third in a series of stories published by Cardinal Authority on individual members of the University of Louisville basketball team. The third installment looks at fifth-year senior Stephan Van Treese.