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Sports Illustrated: Strong staying with UofL

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Charlie Strong is staying on as the Louisville Cardinals' head football coach, having declined contract offer from Tennessee, according to a report on, the website for Sports Illustrated.  The article says Strong pondered the decision "for a few hours."

The article also says the University of Louisville and Strong are finalizing a long-term extension that is "a significant commitment in both years and dollars." The report says the deal could be announced on Thursday.

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