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The Cardinal Connect:
Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood met with the media this afternoon to talk about Thursday night’s match-up with Louisville. The winner will claim the Big East championship and earn a berth in a BCS bowl game.
Coach Flood expressed his excitement for the game and said even with a banged up Teddy Bridgewater, Louisville isn’t a team that should be taken lightly.
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Despite fracturing his wrist on Saturday against UConn, Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to play on Thursday as the Cards travel to Piscataway, N.J. to take on Rutgers for the Big East Championship.
Charlie Strong shared the unfortunate news with Drew Deener of WKRD radio following Saturday’s game. Bridgewater’s fractured wrist is on his non-throwing arm....
University of Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has a broken left wrist but will play in Thursday night’s Big East Conference title deciding game at Rutgers. He’ll have a cast on his left wrist, so how will that change the offense? Cardinal Authority talks to offensive coordinator Shawn Watson and others.
University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong said quarterback Teddy Bridgewater would play on Thursday night against Rutgers. Bridgewater broke his left wrist late in the first half of Saturday’s game against Connecticut.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers held its last full practice before Thursday's showdown with Louisville, with a BCS berth on the line. After the practice, coach Kyle Flood updated Rutgers' injuries, discussed Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's health and touched upon the recruiting significance of the game.
The race for the Big East championship is about as confusing as the future of the beleaguered BCS conference. With just a week remaining in the season — and maybe not much more for a conference that is being poached again — the Big East is on the verge of a four-way tie. In a watered down league, no team wanted to step up and take control. Not Charlie Strong’s Louisville...
A rough November for Louisville still can end positively for the slumping Cardinals.
A victory at first-place Rutgers (9-2, 5-1) on Thursday night would not only snap a two-game losing streak, but give Louisville (9-2, 4-2) the Big East championship and the conference's berth in the Orange Bowl. The Cardinals hold all the tiebreakers: so a win and they're in.
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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...