Posted August 13, 2012 on
University of Louisville senior Nate Nord has never played an entire season because of injuries. He’s projected as the starting tight end and is hoping to make it through this season. Cardinal Authority takes a closer look at Nord.

Mario Benavides injures shoulder

Mario Benavides incurred a shoulder injury during a University of Louisville football practice Monday.Mario BenavidesThe senior center, who is on the watch list for the Outland Trophy for interior lineman and the Rimington Trophy for centers, was missing in practice Tuesday.The extent of the injury has yet to be determined but a source indicated that it could be serious and possibly...

UofL says Marios Benavides okay

A report that Mario Benavides was injured during Monday’s University of Louisville practice is erroneous, according to Rocco Gasparo, a team spokesman.A source close to the team had indicated otherwise earlier Tuesday.But Gasparo stated that Benavides participated in practice on Tuesday.

Position series feature: Preston Brown

Cardinal Authority takes a closer look at one of the leaders of the University of Louisville defense – Preston Brown. The junior linebacker was the co-second leading tackler for the Cardinals last season.
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