Russell Athletic Bowl http://wfpl.org en Louisville Cardinals Win Russell Athletic Bowl http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-cardinals-win-russell-athletic-bowl <p>The Louisville Cardinals easily defeated the Miami Hurricanes on Saturday night to win the Russell Athletic Bowl.</p><p>Junior quarterback Teddy Bridgewater threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth as Louisville won 36-9 in Orlando, Fla. The Cardinals had 554 total yards to Miami's 174.</p><p>The No. 18-ranked Louisville was down early after Bridgewater was tackled for a safety, but Miami wouldn't score again until the fourth quarter.</p><p>It was their second straight bowl victory. The Cardinals finish the 2013 season with a 12-1 record.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 29 Dec 2013 03:51:42 +0000 Joseph Lord 8061 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Cardinals Win Russell Athletic Bowl Cardinals Preparing for Saturday's Bowl Battle With Miami http://wfpl.org/post/cardinals-preparing-saturdays-bowl-battle-miami <p>The University of Louisville football team is in Orlando, Florida to prepare for Saturday’s <a href="http://russellathleticbowl.com/Home.aspx">Russell Athletic Bowl</a>.</p><p>The 11-1 Cards will take on the 9-3 Miami Hurricanes. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>More than two dozen players on the U of L roster were recruited from the Miami area, including junior wide receiver Eli Rogers, who considered signing with the Hurricanes.</p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 20:54:19 +0000 Rick Howlett 8008 at http://wfpl.org Cardinals Preparing for Saturday's Bowl Battle With Miami College Football: Cards Wrap Up Regular Season Thursday at Cincinnati http://wfpl.org/post/college-football-cards-wrap-regular-season-thursday-cincinnati <p>In college football, the Louisville Cardinals play their regular season finale Thursday night at Cincinnati.</p><p>The Cards and Bearcats are in a second-place tie in the <a href="http://theamerican.org/index.aspx?path=football">American Athletic Conference standings</a>.</p><p>U of L’s only loss this season game at the hands of league-leading Central Florida.</p><p>A victory Thursday would all but lock up an invitation for the Cards to the<a href="http://russellathleticbowl.com/"> Russell Athletic Bowl</a> December 28 in Orlando.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 19:48:54 +0000 Rick Howlett 7746 at http://wfpl.org College Football: Cards Wrap Up Regular Season Thursday at Cincinnati