Football

Are Georgia and Notre Dame overrated again this year?

Are preseason top-25 staples always ranked because they're worthy, or because of brand recognition?

Billy Reed: UofL-Alabama share limited history, but it's not without legends

The last time the University of Louisville played Alabama in football, the Cardinals posted their only victory in three games against the Crimson Tide.

Petrino comments on Klenakis arrest

"Obviously I'm really disappointed in what happened Saturday night with Coach Klenakis," UofL head coach Bobby Petrino said on Tuesday.

Cards RB Little injures knee, may miss season

Tobias Little, a redshirt sophomore from Atlanta, injured his knee in practice.

Petrino still hopes to have Jaylen Smith for the opener

Bobby Petrino knows a former UofL athlete who dealt with emergency surgery for appendicitis. So when his star receiver, Jaylen Smith, was sidelined with it last week, Petrino made a call.

Cards name four captains

University of Louisville football players Jawon Pass, Lukayus McNeil, Jonathan Greenard and Dee Smith have been named captains for the Cardinals'  2018 football team, as announced today by UofL Head Coach Bobby Petrino.

2018 Road Trip Guide for UK football fans

UK hits the road five times this season. That means you have five chances to make epic-weekend memories with your squad.

UK football looks for third straight bowl game in 2018

After making a bowl game for the second straight season in 2017, the University of Kentucky football team and its head coach, Mark Stoops, want more this year in the SEC East.

MEDIA DAY: Full transcript of UK coach Mark Stoops' comments

University of Kentucky coach Mark Stoops spoke about the upcoming football season at Media Day on Friday. Below is the full transcript:

MEDIA DAY: Full transcript of UK Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart's comments

University of Kentucky athetic director Mitch Barnhart spoke on a wide range of topics at Media Day on Friday. Below is the full transcript:

SEC Preview: Conference is Alabama's to lose ... again

Once again, the SEC will be Alabama and everyone else. Georgia should be the next best of the bunch, but there is still a decent-sized gap between the two teams.

Josh Paschal: UK sophomore has malignant melanoma

Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops announced at Friday's Media Day that two members of the program are dealing with health problems.

Mark Stoops helps kick off SEC Media Days

Mark Stoops says he's slowly seeing his Kentucky team improve each season.

ACC Preview: It's Clemson (and maybe Miami) and everyone else

Where is the bottom? Every league has a bad team that everyone else beats up on. The Big 12 has Kansas. The Pac-12 has Oregon State. The Big 10 has Rutgers and Illinois. The SEC has Vanderbilt.

Billy Reed: Petrino 2.0 good, but could be better at UofL

Petrino's records since 2014 are 9-4, 8-5, 9-4 and 8-5. That's a pretty good run for any Atlantic Coast Conference team not named Clemson or Florida State.

UofL football star Jaylen Smith undergoes emergency surgery

Smith started 10 of the Cardinals' 13 games last season.

Cards recipe for Alabama is same for entire season: 'Work hard' and 'believe in each other'

UofL football has had high-profile season openers before -- archrival Kentucky, Miami in the first ACC game in school history, Auburn in the Chick-fil-A game in Atlanta, to name a few.

Road Trip Guide: Louisville vs. Alabama in Orlando

Look no further for your all-inclusive guide for this road trip, including directions, restaurant picks eating destinations and can't-miss landmarks. Safe travels and have fun!

2018 Road Trip Guide for UofL football fans

Have you heard? Louisville plays Alabama this year. But before you start googling hotels in Tuscaloosa, remember that the game is in Orlando this year.

Petrino expects Cards offense to be even better in 2018

Bobby Petrino says he expects his offense to be even better with Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Lamar Jackson.

LIST: Louisville Cardinals future non-conference football opponents

College football games are often scheduled many years in advance. For example, Louisville already has a date with Notre Dame in 2035.

LIST: Kentucky Wildcats future non-conference football opponents

College football games are often scheduled many years in advance. For example, Kentucky already has three of its non-conference games nailed down for 2023.

LIST: Indiana Hoosiers future non-conference football opponents

Indiana has many non-conference opponents already scheduled well into the 2020s.

SCHEDULE: 2018 Indiana Hoosiers Football

Ohio State and Michigan are everybody's 1-2 picks, respectively, in the Big Ten's powerful East Division. Indiana plays both of those teams on the road.

WKU unveils all-century defense

WKU Football continued the announcement of its All-Century team on Thursday, adding 12 names to the defensive side of the ball with five more to go on Friday.

Billy Reed: UofL fans should embrace the Alabama game, not dread it

The last time I checked, there were 73 days and change until UofL and Alabama kick it off. That's a lot of time for the newspaper columnists and radio talk-show hosts to examine the possibilities from every conceivable angle.

SCHEDULE: Kentucky Wildcats 2018 Football

Several of UK's East Division rivals look to be better this year, so coach Mark Stoops' sixth season in Lexington will again be a grind in the difficult SEC.

SCHEDULE: 2018 Louisville Cardinals Football

Some preseason publications have UofL finishing as low as sixth place in the ACC's seven-team Atlantic Division.

'How you doing?' and other excellent quotes from UofL's Jaire Alexander

UofL football star Jaire Alexander is regarded as one of the top cornerbacks in this week's NFL Draft and is a likely first-round pick in the eyes of most experts.

UofL re-schedules spring football game due to Saturday's weather forecast

Parking lots will open at 2:30 p.m., and gates open at 6:30 p.m. Drink specials will be available on the Norton Healthcare Terrace for only $3.

Signing Day: Petrino, Cards ink 21 football recruits

The University of Louisville football program closed its 2018 National Signing Day, with one of its best classes in program history, highlighted by signing 21 student-athletes.

Cards agree to 3-game series with USF, ex-coach Charlie Strong

The Bulls are currently coached by Charlie Strong, who compiled a 37-15 record as head coach of the Cardinals from 2010-13, winning a pair of BIG EAST titles in 2011 and 2012.

Billy Reed: In Lamar Jackson's likely last college game, UK won't stop him

Saturday's Governor's Cup on the dark and bloody ground now known as Kroger Stadium will be a matter of whether UK can match Lamar Jackson, touchdown for touchdown. It could happen, but I can't see it.

College Football Picks: Week 13

Good morning, college football fans. Week 13 is upon us. Let's get right to the picks:

College Football Picks: Week 12

Good morning, college football fans. Week 12 is upon us. Let's get right to the picks:

Hot Take Tuesday: Who's saying what about the world of sports?

Enjoy this edition of Hot Take Tuesday for Nov. 14, 2017, and feel free to share your own by emailing us at hottakes@wave3.com:

The Advantage Player: Week 11 College Football Picks

A couple of playoff contenders take to the road, and an FBS spread are the Advantage Player's top locks this week.

College Football Picks: Week 11

Good morning, college football fans. Week 11 is upon us. Let's get right to the picks:

Hot Take Tuesday: Who's saying what about the world of sports?

Enjoy this edition of Hot Take Tuesday for Nov. 7, 2017, and feel free to share your own by emailing us at hottakes@wave3.com:

College Football Picks: Week 10

Good morning, college football fans. Week 10 is upon us. Let's get right to the picks:

The Advantage Player: Week 10 College Football Picks

A road dog, a road fave and a home dog walk into a bar ...