Posted October 09, 2013 on AP on Fox
Rutgers and No. 8 Louisville are heading their separate ways. The Cardinals will be in the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2014, Rutgers is bound for the Big Ten. But before their rivalry comes to an end, the schools square off Thursday night in their lone meeting as American Athletic Conference members. Louisville (5-0, 1-0) comes in averaging 44.4 points per game, four more than Rutgers (4-1, 1-0). Cardinals junior quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and Scarlet Knights counterpart Gary Nova have 29 combined touchdown passes, and both teams feature stingy run defenses. Five points have decided Louisville's back-to-back wins over Rutgers, which could make for a potentially entertaining send-off between the conference rivals. ''The last two years it's been a great battle, a great matchup,'' Louisville coach Charlie Strong said of the series that started in the former Big East Conference. ''You want to continue playing the game but now that we're goin...

Rutgers at Louisville Game Preview

Heisman hopeful and projected 2014 NFL Draft first round pick Teddy Bridgewater and the Louisville Cardinals look to make a statement in their first real test of the season in Week 7 against the up-and-coming Rutgers Scarlet Knights on Thursday night in Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. This may not have the historical cachet of other intense rivalries around the country like Texas...

Louisville downs Rutgers, leads AAC

Louisville intercepted passes on back-to-back drives in the fourth quarter, the last to set up Teddy Bridgewater's 3-yard touchdown pass that clinched the Cardinals' 24-10 victory over Rutgers on Thursday night. Defense was the story for the eighth-ranked Cardinals (6-0, 2-0 American Athletic Conference), who had four interceptions and sacked Gary Nova eight times. Safety...

Kevin Colbert To Watch Teddy Bridgewater Play Thursday Night; Steelers Fans Freak Out

On Wednesday, Rick Bozich of WDRB-TV reported that Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert would be present for the Thursday night game between Louisville and Rutgers to possibly watch Cardinals quarterback Teddy Bridgewater play. That news of course has sent Steelers fans into a frenzy. According to Bozich, 19 other teams will be represented at the game as well and that...

Heismanic Week 6: a newerest beginning

I told you last week that I was going to change the name but I didn’t tell you it would be so late in the week. So, surprise! It’s Thursday! Welp, I’m setting a goal to actually get this done…Read more →

Could Louisville’s Teddy Bridgewater Be The Giants Next QB?

Who would have ever thought that the New York Giants would be 0-5 and battling with the Jacksonville Jaguars for the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Giants picked a unique time to decide to be awful.  They are a really bad team, heading for a top pick in a quarterback dominated draft. The question now for the Giants who are on the verge of starting over, is what do...

Defense shines in U of L's 24-10 victory

Louisville intercepted passes on back-to-back drives in the fourth quarter, the second by Terell Floyd to set up Teddy Bridgewater's 3-yard touchdown pass that clinched the Cardinals' 24-10 victory over Rutgers on Thursday.

Louisville vs. Rutgers: Could We See A Shootout On Thursday Night

Despite having three very capable running backs in the backfield, I think it’s safe to say that the strength of the Louisville offense is Teddy Bridgewater and the wide receiving group. Rutgers also has a solid running game; however they’re leading rusher, Paul James, has been sidelined in recent weeks and won’t play against Louisville on Thursday. In James’ absence, Kyle...

Teddy Bridgewater Compares Himself To Peyton Manning

Louisville junior quarterback Teddy Bridgewater may very well be the No. 1 pick in the upcoming NFL draft, just like Peyton Manning was in 1998. But according to the Cardinals star himself, that isn’t where the comparisons of the two end. He took a few questions from Twitter on SportsCenter today and made quite a claim when asked which NFL quarterback he sees himself as most similar...

Louisville leading Rutgers at the Half 17-7

The Louisville Cardinals (5-0, 1-0) are leading the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (4-1, 1-0) at the half 17-7 in their home stadium. Many felt that this could be Louisville’s most challenging game of the season in the American Athletic Conference. There are NFL scouts from almost every team in attendance taking a look at Teddy Bridgewater, who at the moment is 10 of 14 for 154 yards... TV: Flood, Rutgers Set for Louisville

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood meets the media for the final time before flying to Louisville to face the eighth-ranked Cardinals. Flood discussed the importance of controlling the clock against quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, injuries and more.

Five Questions: Scouting No. 8 Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Rutgers goes in-depth with Cardinal Authority publisher Jody Demling for five questions to get ready for tonight’s nationally televised clash. Demling breaks down Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and everything Cardinals.

Louisville Wins but did they Lose?

Louisville (6-0, 2-0) wins against Rutgers (4-2, 1-1) tonight 24-10; but did they lose? Not having a dominant performance against perhaps their most challenging opponent this season did not help their cause to be considered a National championship contender. Teddy had a good game but he was far from perfect in his performance, throwing for 310 yards on 21 for 31 passing attempts...

ESPN’s Collin Cowherd Can’t Seem To Make Up His Mind About Teddy Bridgewater

ESPN national radio host Colin Cowherd can’t seem to make up his mind about Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.  Along with doing radio for ESPN, he also frequently appears on the four letter network’s television show, SportsNation. Cowherd appeared on the show shortly after the NFL Draft in late April and shared an interesting take on NFL quarterbacks. “Most of the... TV: Tejay Johnson Looks to Thursday

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers sophomore defensive back Tejay Johnson played the majority of the SMU victory but is in line for a different role Thursday night against No. 8 Louisville and quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Louisville Cardinals: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

Andy Lyons/Getty Images North Americasv The Rutgers Scarlet Knights (4-1) will have their work cut out for them on Thursday night as they play against the No. 8 ranked Lousivlle Cardinals. (5-0) Since an opening week loss, Rutgers has strung together four consecutive wins including a thrilling 55-52 win over SMU last week. Meanwhile little has stood in the way of Louisville thus...
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