Teddy Bridgewater http://wfpl.org en U of L's Teddy Bridgewater Will Enter NFL Draft http://wfpl.org/post/u-ls-teddy-bridgewater-will-enter-nfl-draft <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has announced that he will forgo his senior season with the No. 18 Cardinals and enter the NFL draft.</p><p>Projected as a first-round selection and possibly the first QB taken this spring, Bridgewater passed for 3,970 yards and a school-record 31 touchdowns this season, including a career-best 447 yards with three TDs in Saturday's 36-9 rout of Miami in the Russell Athletic Bowl.</p> Wed, 01 Jan 2014 21:59:15 +0000 The Associated Press 8090 at http://wfpl.org U of L's Teddy Bridgewater Will Enter NFL Draft It's Cards vs. 'Canes in Russell Athletic Bowl; Is This Bridgewater's Final Game? http://wfpl.org/post/its-cards-vs-canes-russell-athletic-bowl-bridgewaters-final-game <p>In college football, the Louisville Cardinals will take on the Miami Hurricanes Saturday evening in the Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando, Florida.</p><p>The Cards have an 11-1 regular season record;&nbsp; &nbsp;the Hurricanes are 9-3.&nbsp; The teams will share membership in the Atlantic Coast Conference when Louisville joins the league next season.</p><p>Many are wondering if this will be the final game for U of L’s Teddy Bridgewater.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The star quarterback has another year of eligibility remaining, but is considered a top prospect for the NFL draft.</p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 21:20:20 +0000 Rick Howlett 8050 at http://wfpl.org It's Cards vs. 'Canes in Russell Athletic Bowl; Is This Bridgewater's Final Game? U of L's Strong: No Discussions Yet With Bridgewater About Going Pro http://wfpl.org/post/u-ls-strong-no-discussions-yet-bridgewater-about-going-pro <p>In college football, the University of Louisville Cardinals are back at work this week, preparing for their home season finale against Memphis.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The 9-1 Cards are coming off a 20-13 victory over Houston.&nbsp;</span></p><p>It’s been widely speculated that junior quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will enter the NFL draft after this season, but coach Charlie Strong says they haven’t discussed it.&nbsp;</p><p>Strong even suggested today that the door might be open for Bridgewater’s return.</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 20:45:30 +0000 Rick Howlett 7601 at http://wfpl.org U of L's Strong: No Discussions Yet With Bridgewater About Going Pro College Football: U of L Survives Rutgers, 24-10 http://wfpl.org/post/college-football-u-l-survives-rutgers-24-10 Led by a strong defensive effort, the Louisville Cardinals posted a 24-10 victory over Rutgers Thursday night at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium. The eighth-ranked Cardinals had four total interceptions and sacked quarterback Gary Nova eight times. The Cardinals needed a stepped-up defensive performance to offset quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's off night. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 03:18:26 +0000 Associated Press & Rick Howlett 7177 at http://wfpl.org College Football: U of L Survives Rutgers, 24-10 Cards Crush Florida International 72-0 http://wfpl.org/post/cards-crush-florida-international-72-0 Teddy Bridgewater threw four touchdown passes and Louisville's defense allowed a school-record 30 yards, helping the Cardinals blow out Florida International 72-0 on Saturday.<p> It was the highest scoring game for the Cardinals (4-0) since a 73-10 victory over Murray State in 2007. It also matched the school's fourth-largest margin of victory.<p> Bridgewater hit DeVante Parker for two TD passes and Gerald Christian and Eli Rogers for one each before Will Gardner came in to throw another touchdown to Michaelee Harris in the fourth quarter. Sat, 21 Sep 2013 19:38:37 +0000 Associated Press 6932 at http://wfpl.org Cards Crush Florida International 72-0 Louisville Cardinals Easily Defeat the Ohio Bobcats http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-cardinals-easily-defeat-ohio-bobcats <p>The Louisville Cardinals handily defeated the Ohio Bobcats on Sunday to start the 2013 college football season.</p><p>Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater threw five touchdown passes to lead the Cardinals to a 49-7 victory at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium. Bridgewater's back-up, Will Gardner, also threw a touchdown pass, his in the fourth quarter.</p> Sun, 01 Sep 2013 23:24:22 +0000 Joseph Lord 6691 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Cardinals Easily Defeat the Ohio Bobcats Facing High Expectations, Cards Open 2013 Season Sunday http://wfpl.org/post/facing-high-expectations-cards-open-2013-season-sunday <p>The Louisville Cardinals return to action in Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium for the first time since their Sugar Bowl upset of Florida.</p><p>U of L takes on Ohio in the teams’ season opener Sunday afternoon.</p><p>Coach Charlie Strong’s Cardinals are ranked ninth in the country, their highest-ever preseason ranking.</p> Sat, 31 Aug 2013 22:00:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 6677 at http://wfpl.org Facing High Expectations, Cards Open 2013 Season Sunday Louisville Cardinals Won't do Autographs at Football Fan Day http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-cardinals-wont-do-autographs-football-fan-day <p>The Louisville Cardinals football team won't do its annual autograph session during Sunday's Fan Day because of a national controversy over the signing of memorabilia.</p><p>Instead, the Cardinals will hold a tw0-hour practice in full pads for fans to watch. Parking and admission to Fan Day is free.</p><p>In a statement, Cardinals football Coach Charlie Strong said:&nbsp;</p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 17:06:35 +0000 Joseph Lord 6432 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Cardinals Won't do Autographs at Football Fan Day U of L: Teddy Bridgewater Has Broken No NCAA Autograph Rules http://wfpl.org/post/u-l-teddy-bridgewater-has-broken-no-ncaa-autograph-rules <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The University of Louisville says it’s “comfortable” that quarterback Teddy Bridgewater violated no NCAA rules in the signing of memorabilia that was put up for sale online.</span></p><p>The statement comes amid an investigation of Texas A&amp;M quarterback Johnny Manziel , who’s accused of accepting money for autographs.</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 17:48:50 +0000 Rick Howlett 6396 at http://wfpl.org U of L: Teddy Bridgewater Has Broken No NCAA Autograph Rules College Football: Big East Title, Bowl Bid At Stake As Cards Visit Rutgers http://wfpl.org/post/college-football-big-east-title-bowl-bid-stake-cards-visit-rutgers The University of Louisville football team will play this week for a share of the Big East Conference championship and a likely berth in a top-tier bowl.<p> The Cards travel to Rutgers Thursday for a nationally televised game.<p> U of L has lost two straight games after a 9-0 start, but coach Charlie Strong says his players have not lost confidence as they prepare for their regular season finale.<p> "We know there’s going to be a tough crowd there, it’s going to be a packed crowd for us. But we have to understand, this is for it all, this is for the championship. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 20:32:16 +0000 Rick Howlett 2641 at http://wfpl.org College Football: Big East Title, Bowl Bid At Stake As Cards Visit Rutgers