August 29, 2011 - 10:00am
Continuing my look at the legendary sports venues of the Ville, I turn my attention to Cardinal Stadium.
Despite a seemingly annual push to demolish Cardinal Stadium currently, between 1957 and 1999 it was one of the most prolific sports venues in the city.Called either Cardinal or Fairgrounds Stadium, prior to 1982, the venue hosted University of Louisville football from its opening in 1957 to 1998....
August 22, 2011 - 10:00am
The Paul Hornung award is marking itself as one of the most prestigious in college football today, and a new local business sponsorship should only make that stronger.
The Southern Indiana based restaurant, Texas Roadhouse has thrown their hat in the ring with another local legend, football icon, Paul Hornung.The Paul Hornung award is now being sponsored by the Roadhouse, and honors the most versatile college athlete of the year, certainly a term that can be used...
August 15, 2011 - 10:00am
Well, in the sports world it's now undeniable that ESPN is indeed ready for some football; and so am I. But, what about local high school football? What contests are looking interesting heading into this season?
With the beginning of the school year comes the opening of high school football, and teams across the area have been suited up and perfecting their individual games now for some time.Commencing in mid-September, this season’s high school varsity football in Kentuckiana should deliver its...
August 9, 2011 - 11:42am
It's been three years since Pleasure Ridge Park High sophomore Max Gilpin died after suffering severe heatstroke at an August football practice. Here's how his parents remember him - and that day.
This article appears in the August 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
August 2, 2011 - 10:00am
Now comes that all important time in the NFL when teams look to the free-agent wire, this is good news for several Cards and Cats.
With confirmation last week that the NFL pre-season would officially begin on-schedule, quickly teams were given the green light to tend to trades and the free-agent wire.For former Louisville quarterback, Adam Froman this wait seemed interminable, but his patience was finally rewarded when the...