Photo: Pete CautilliIt appears that Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham will have some serious rebuilding to do in the secondary as he enters his second season with the program.
Safety Gerod Holliman confirmed over the weekend that he would leave school early for the NFL. Reports have surfaced today that fellow safety James Sample will also be heading to the NFL.
Big game for James Sample.
Thirteen unassisted tackles, an assist and an interception for the junior transfer safety from American River College in California in Louisville’s 23-17 loss at Clemson.
“We don’t like being run on or passed on,” he said. “We feel like we have the best defense in the country, and we feel like we proved it.”
UofL’s defense still hasn’t allowed...
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It looked extremely doubtful that Louisville late signee James Sample would make it to campus on time to start practice with the team. But fortunately, it’s better late than never for Sample.
Shortly after 9 PM on Sunday evening, Mike Hughes of Inside The Ville reported that Sample has arrived on campus.
As of August, 1, Sample’s status was not listed as “enrolled”...
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On Friday evening following the spring game, news broke that former Washington safety James Sample intends to transfer to Louisville. On Tuesday afternoon the UofL made it official in a press release.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - University of Louisville football head coach Bobby Petrino announced on Tuesday the addition of safety James Sample on the...
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During his press conference on Thursday afternoon, Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino mentioned that he and his staff made sure there were a few scholarships for the 2014 class left over following national signing day.
Petrino said he wanted to evaluate the needs for his team following spring ball and fill the scholarships as needed.
It appears that Petrino is...