How badly does Will Gardner want to excel at quarterback? He forced himself to run the hurdles to improve his speed -- and once forced a fumble seconds after tearing his right ACL.
Howard Schnellenberger will be signing his new autobiography around Louisville this weekend before Monday's season opener between the University of Louisville and Miami University.
It includes information on where to park, reminders about tailgating, and maps showing pre-and post-game traffic flow.
Which four teams make the college football playoff? Who are the three Heisman Trophy frontrunners? Which local player deserves more national love? Rick Bozich answers those questions -- and more.
The stadium can host more than 5,000 fans and boasts a big screen.
Cards have a heavy slate in first year of ACC competition.
The WDRB Sports staff has checked the numbers and schedules -- and filed season predictions for the Louisville, Kentucky, Indiana and Western Kentucky football teams in 2014.
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Former University of Louisville star Darrell Griffith has received countless honors in his basketball career but few things excite him as much as what is happening at the West End School.
Teddy Bridgewater had one more classy move for University of Louisville students and fans -- he said Thank You with an ad in the semester's first edition of The Louisville Cardinal student newspaper.
With the next three games on the road, WKU looks to get off to a winning start under first-year head coach Jeff Brohm versus one of the favorites in the MAC.
Kentucky looks to begin year two under Mark Stoops at 1-0 when they host OVC opponent UT Martin Saturday in Lexington.
A left-foot injury will force Louisville senior receiver DeVante Parker to the sidelines for the start of the Cardinals' football season.
Louisville junior Montrezl Harrell was named a first-team preseason All-American by Blue Ribbon College Basketball yearbook.
Mark Stoops has been stockpiling talent with his last two recruiting classes, one of them the most highly rated in school history. This season, he starts to put that youth into service.
Kentucky did not place any players on the Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook all-American team but the Wildcats would be favored to beat Blue Ribbon's team.
How have the college football observers in Las Vegas reacted to the news that Louisville will be without receiver DeVante Parker for six to eight weeks?
Hitting the highlights from University of Louisville coach Bobby Petrino's weekly press conference before the Cardinals open their season against Miami next Monday.
Freshman forward Jaylen Johnson has enrolled at the University of Louisville, but the NCAA Clearinghouse has yet to clear him to play.
Drivers on I-65 in downtown Louisville should prepare for a new billboard this week -- one that promotes Western Kentucky football and its strong ties to the metro area.
Despite extreme heat, thousands of triathletes competed in the IronMan Louisville Saturday.
Louisville star receiver DeVante Parker was scheduled to travel to Charlotte Sunday to visit Dr. Robert Anderson, a specialist for foot and ankle injuries.
From serious injury to racing multiple IronMan races in a year, Mike Rice's inspiring story.
Participating athletes will go on a 140-mile trek, consisting of swimming, biking and running.
In the University of Louisville's first football season in the ACC, coach Bobby Petrino says there's pressure to win -- but that the pressure is on him, not his players.
Storms stopped week one of high school football. Most games are postponed until Saturday. Here's the schedule...
Star University of Louisville receiver DeVante Parker is headed to a well-known North Carolina orthopedic surgeon after suffering an injury to his left foot in practice Friday.
Will Louisville quarterback Will Gardner be one of the ACC's breakout stars this season? Could a marketing survey actually rate Vandy football fans ahead of Kentucky fans? More football nuggets.
What's the Toughest Game on Louisville's football schedule? The easy answer is Florida State, but there's a better choice; and what about picking the Toughest game for Kentucky, Indiana and Western Kentucky.
With classes beginning on Monday, the University of Louisville says it still hasn't gotten word from the NCAA Clearinghouse on 6-9 signee Jaylen Johnson. Rick Pitino said his high school was slow submitting his paperwork.
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Next year's Super Bowl will be played in Glendale, Arizona.
College Football Matrix projects Louisville's 2014 win total; Sports Illustrated endorses Patrick Towles; Rick Bozich continues his college football countdown.
Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino responded to a Sports Illustrated story that he was not getting along with his defensive coordinator Todd Grantham.
A source close to University of Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino said the Sports Illustrated story about conflict between Petrino and defensive coordinator Todd Grantham isn't true.
Sports Illustrated says he's the same old Bobby Petrino. He and those around the University of Louisville say he's a changed man. Eric Crawford looks at Petrino 2.0.
Former University of Louisville women's basketball standout Shoni Schimmel was named the WNBA's Eastern Conference Player of the Week after some of her biggest performances of the season.
AP Preseason Poll was released Sunday but the Cardinals did not make the top 25.
The Associated Press and preseason coaches polls are out, but Eric Crawford writes that only one poll matters now in the football era of college football.
Quick has been participating in a marijuana education and intervention program since he received the citation.
Patrick Towles, a redshirt sophomore, will start the season as Kentucky's quarterback. Three reasons Towles is -- and is not -- the right pick.
The name they chose for their daughter born on Sunday is Adalynn Grace.
Ten days until college football begins -- and 10 nuggets to get you there, including Charlie Strong saying the Texas football job is not a monster. Plus, the SEC and Pac-12 dominate the Top 25.
Teddy Bridgewater looked like he was back in Papa John's Cardinal Stadium Saturday night, leading the Minnesota Vikings to a come-from-behind win over Arizona with 2 TD passes.
After a 155-play scrimmage, Bobby Petrino says he saw some nice things but "we have a lot of work to do," to be ready for the season opener against Miami.
Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips goes hitless in second rehab appearance with the Louisville Bats.
The Louisville defense impressed athletic director Tom Jurich during a scrimmage Saturday; Kentucky makes Danny Sheridan's Top 10 -- not a good thing. More football nuggets.
Only 12 days until the college football season begins, so here are 12 nuggets to get you through the void, starting with a list that features Will Gardner of Louisville and Nate Sudfeld of Indiana.
Last weekend, a driver was struck and killed at a dirt-track race in New York.
The Louisville Cardinals kicked off the new season with a party for fans downtown.
Louisville celebrates its football kickoff luncheon on Thursday, but actually it is the quarterback situation at Miami that is something for the Cards to celebrate.
Woods has appeared on seven Ryder Cup teams between 1997 and 2012, though he did not play in 2008 - due to injury - when it was hosted at Valhalla.
They're back! After a week covering the PGA Championship, Rick Bozich and Eric Crawford return for college football talk, and more, in this week's Sports Page Live webcast. Watch the replay here.
Freshman guard and Mr. Basketball James Blackmon Jr. emerged as Indiana's leading scorer as the Hoosiers won four of five games on their summer trip to Canada.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - The University of Kentucky has canceled its alumni charity game on Aug. 24 because several former key Wildcats are unavailable.The school said in a news release that former UK players DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis are participating with Team USA; John Wall has a commitment in China. The release also said the game was canceled out of respect to Indianapolis Pacers forward Paul George and players' unease over his leg injury sustained during camp earlier this month.Ken...
Michael Lewis doesn't keep his eye on the ball, but he listens to every play in a game that reminds us why they say baseball is America's favorite pastime
Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino is featured in a profile by Sports Illustrated this week that outlines his uneven journey from U of L to Atlanta to Arkansas to Western Kentucky and back to U of L.
With three games in the Bahamas in the books and three blowout wins, Eric Crawford checks in with some observations of the University of Kentucky basketball team so far.
Dominique Brown led all Louisville backs in rushing -- and touchdowns -- last season. But Brown needs to make a change to please new coach Bobby Petrino.
Which team plays the most teams that are drawing college football pre-season Top 25 votes -- Louisville, Kentucky or Indiana? Is anybody picking against Florida State?
Another dramatic finish in a PGA Championship added to Valhalla's reputation for producing high drama. In a relatively short time, the Louisville course has built an impressive history.
Another college football Top 25 poll overlooks Louisville; Matt Elam brings national attention to Kentucky; Indiana big three on offense earning love.
A Lexington man has worked more than 80 hours on the security team at the PGA Championship to help his wife in her fight against colon cancer. The story of a PGA champion.
It is officially time to stop obsessing about Tiger Woods and his vacant parking space and start recognizing that Rory McIlroy is the next great thing in golf.