Russell Athletic Bowl

Local News
10:51 pm
Sat December 28, 2013

Louisville Cardinals Win Russell Athletic Bowl

The Louisville Cardinals easily defeated the Miami Hurricanes on Saturday night to win the Russell Athletic Bowl.

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.

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.

It was their second straight bowl victory. The Cardinals finish the 2013 season with a 12-1 record. 

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Local News
3:54 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Cardinals Preparing for Saturday's Bowl Battle With Miami

The University of Louisville football team is in Orlando, Florida to prepare for Saturday’s Russell Athletic Bowl.

The 11-1 Cards will take on the 9-3 Miami Hurricanes.    

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.

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Local News
2:48 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

College Football: Cards Wrap Up Regular Season Thursday at Cincinnati

In college football, the Louisville Cardinals play their regular season finale Thursday night at Cincinnati.

The Cards and Bearcats are in a second-place tie in the American Athletic Conference standings.

U of L’s only loss this season game at the hands of league-leading Central Florida.

A victory Thursday would all but lock up an invitation for the Cards to the Russell Athletic Bowl December 28 in Orlando.   

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