Cardinal News

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Petrino returns as Louisville’s coach (The SportsXchange)
Louisville is bringing back former Cardinals football coach Bobby Petrino. Athletic director Tom Jurich told ESPN late Wednesday night that he reached an agreement with Petrino even though the contrac. […]

Memphis coach Josh Pastner talks Louisville
Hey, guys. Remember basketball? How ironic is it that so many people said, “It’s basketball season now!? after the BCS title game? Wasn’t the case here. Until Thursday night.

AP source: Bobby Petrino accepts Louisville offer (The Associated Press)
Western Kentucky’s Bobby Petrino has accepted an offer to return to Louisville as head football coach, a move the Cardinals could make official Thursday morning. The University of Louisville Athletic. […]

Petrino watch: Louisville announces press conference for Thursday morning (NBC Sports)
As reported earlier today, it appears all systems are go for Bobby Petrino‘s return to the sidelines at Louisville. The former Cardinals coach is expected to be announced as the new head coach of Lo. […]

CFB roundup: Manziel files NFL Draft papers (The SportsXchange)
Johnny Manziel is ready to make the jump from Texas A&M to the NFL. “After long discussions with my family, friends, teammates, and coaches, I have decided to make myself available for the 2014 NFL Dr. […]

Memphis-Louisville Preview (The Associated Press)
- Louisville players might need time to adjust to the comforts of the KFC Yum! Center after 23 days since their last home game. The 12th-ranked Cardinals (13-2, 2-0) plan to take advantage of the fami. […]

Manziel leaving Texas A&M for NFL draft (The Associated Press)
Johnny Football is heading to the NFL. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel declared for the NFL draft on Wednesday following two spectacular seasons in which he became the first freshman to win the H. […]

Men’s Basketball Faces Memphis at Home in White Out
After its longest road stretch in more than 30 years, the University of Louisville men’s basketball team returns to the KFC Yum! Center to face American Athletic Conference foe Memphis on Thursday at. […]

Louisville Cardinals: Why Bobby Petrino Is the Best Choice for Cardinal Football
Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich has proven time and time again that he is one of the premier ADs in the country. Jurich has been the architect behind countless facility renovations for the Uni. […]

Bobby Petrino’s second stint at Louisville means one thing (again): winning is most important (Dr. Saturday)
With Bobby Petrino’s impending arrival at Louisville, something we have come to learn in college football is once again reemphasized. Even if it didn’t need to be. Winning is the most important thing.. […]

Sources: Bobby Petrino returning for second stint as Louisville’s head coach (Yahoo Sports)
The Western Kentucky coach is expected to be named as Charlie Strong’s successor Thursday.

Report: Louisville could bring Petrino back (The SportsXchange)
Former Louisville coach Bobby Petrino is one of six candidates who interviewed for the Cardinals’ head-coaching vacancy left by Charlie Strong’s departure to Texas, according to reports. Petrino, who. […]

Burns commitment solid to Louisville – Louisville [$$] (Rivals)

AP source: Petrino interviews for Louisville job (The Associated Press)
Western Kentucky coach Bobby Petrino talked to Louisville on Tuesday about its top job. Petrino interviewed with Cardinals athletic director Tom Jurich, a person familiar with the situation told The A. […]

Report: Louisville also interested in Michigan State DC Pat Narduzzi (NBC Sports)
While Bobby Petrino might be one of three finalists for the Louisville head coaching job, it appears Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi is also on the list, according to a report on Tue. […]

Mississippi St.-Kentucky Preview (The Associated Press)
- Kentucky coach John Calipari made sure his young Wildcats spent a lot of time together over Christmas break improving weaknesses on offense and defense, while becoming more cohesive. Calipari’s hope. […]

Report: Bobby Petrino one of three finalists for Louisville job after interview (NBC Sports)
Bobby Petrino might soon be coming full circle. The former Louisville and current Western Kentucky head coach interviewed with Cardinals athletic director Tom Jurich on Tuesday and is one of three fin. […]

Report: Bobby Petrino is one of three finalists for the Louisville job (Dr. Saturday)
Could Bobby Petrino be returning to Louisville as head coach? ESPN’s Brett McMurphy is reporting that Petrino, who was the offensive coordinator for the Cardinals in 1998 before a four year stint as. […]

Prominent Texas donor McCombs bashes Strong hire (The Associated Press)
A billionaire donor to the University of Texas says the hire of new football coach Charlie Strong was like a ”kick in the face.” Red McCombs has donated millions to Texas, and his name is on the nor. […]

Baylor ends season No. 1 in total offense, scoring (The Associated Press)
When it came to total offense, no team came close to matching Baylor. The Bears also ended up as the top scoring team after national champion Florida State posted its lowest point total against Auburn. […]


  • ...until the U of L
    Strong Era Begins!