LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Louisville's main defensive concern was finding playmakers to replace seven starters, particularly all-conference safeties Hakeem Smith and Calvin Pryor.
The Cardinals believe they have solved the problem.
Senior Terell Floyd moved over from cornerback while junior college transfer James Sample and underclassmen are developing there and on the edges, giving...
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Bobby Petrino and the Louisville Cardinals are now in week three of their 2014 fall camp. The most interesting and entertaining young man on the roster this season is junior cornerback Charles Gaines. He recently sat down with UofL PA announcer Sean Moth to give an update on how things are going so far in practice. When Charles Gaines speaks, we listen.
Who is Charles Gaines, the 5-foot-11, 190-pound junior who plays cornerback for the University of Louisville football team?
An individual who was keeping some of his teammates and other onlookers in stitches during Saturday’s scrimmage at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. One who isn’t bashful about his own accomplishments and unrestrained from pointing out flaws in his teammates...
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A man, a plan, a canal: Panama. That’s a palindrome. Speedy secondary specialist Charles Gaines has been known as a bit of a human palindrome in his time here at Louisville. Gaines play has been equally exquisite, no matter which side of the ball he happens to be on. The last two years of Charles’ time has been spent learning how to...
ORLANDO, Fla. - University of Louisville cornerback Charles Gaines was one of the many participating in the on-the-field talking during the Russell Athletic Bowl. He had one last statement to make after the game - the Cardinals are ready for the ACC.
Once a Cardinal Bird, always a Cardinal Bird, as Jon Cecil, from Murray who once was the Cardinal Mascot, demonstrates after UofL’s one-sided win over Florida.
The 72-0 rout of Florida International was much too easy but we may have learned a few things about the University of Louisville football team Saturday, including:
Charles Gaines needs to be in on all kickoffs, offensively...
The Louisville Cardinal defensive backfield will have some new faces getting serious playing time this season.
Last season, Charles Gaines was a wide receiver for the Cardinals, catching 11 passes for 172 yards and a touchdown before an injury cut his season short, while Jermaine Reve spent time at both safety and corner, seeing the field primarily as a nickel back when opposing...
When asked about the absence of redshirt freshman receiver Charles Gaines in the season opener against Kentucky, “I just decided he didn’t deserve to go play,” Charlie Strong told the media.
Gaines, who was listed as a starting receiver when the first depth chart was released last week, was not dressed in pads, but was on the sideline on Sunday. Strong says Gaines would make...