8: Jersey: FedEx threw it away. Now University of Louisville fans are stepping up to try and get Russ Smith's 2013 national championship jersey back to him. From the graduation stage to the basketball court, UofL loves Russ Smith. After our May 9 report about shipping giant FedEx throwing away his national championship jersey, social media sites went nuts. Now, Jonathan Blue, a Cardinals fan and CEO of Blue Equity, is putting his money where his mouth is. Blue tweeted a $3,000 reward offer to anyone who returns the missing jersey.