September 8, 2010 - 1:22pm
Contributing University of Louisville writer Kris Carr explains the excitement for returning to Louisville Football.
By: Kris Carr
Excited to go back
August 31, 2010 - 8:49am
Big Blue Country on Baxter Avenue hopes for another "Big Blue Invasion" this weekend as the city prepares for the regional football event of the year.
I do my best to stay out of all sports rivalries for a variety of reasons:
1) I have absolutely no real understanding of why people invest themselves emotionally in watching 18-year-old kids knock each other around and cultivate destructive egos, and
2) I have no real understanding of how any...
August 20, 2010 - 4:31pm
Perhaps it’s this clear love for the Cardinals, the excitement of a new
football coach, the glisten of the new stadium, or the sexy scandals of
Mr. Pitino, but something has my interest peaked.
When I first moved to Louisville, just three days shy of a year ago, a new friend took me to a sports bar where everyone was talking about, you guessed it, sports. After listening to talk of the Cardinals for what seemed like an eternity, I very stupidly asked, “Do you have any real sports teams...
August 11, 2010 - 12:13am
New University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong (left), as well as two of his assistants and several of his players, met with the media Tuesday to discuss the upcoming season. Here are a handful of the highlights.
By Josh Cook
New University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong, as well as two of his assistants and several of his players, met with the media Tuesday to discuss the upcoming season.
Here are a handful of the highlights:
LOUISVILLE HEAD COACH CHARLIE STRONG
June 21, 2010 - 12:21pm
The Mr. Football award is one of the most prestigious awards a high athlete in the state can receive. Several players from the Derby City could find themselves taking home the award in 2010.
It's not often that a defensive player is considered for a major award in football. The Heisman Trophy and the National Football League's MVP, for example usually goes to a quarterback, running back or a wide receiver. A player on the defensive side of the ball hasn't won Kentucky's Mr. Football...