OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Wide receiver Michael Floyd and outside linebacker Shane Ray are among 11 players released by the Baltimore Ravens.
Floyd signed with the Ravens in May after playing...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Wake Forest and Louisville are both looking for their first win in Atlantic Coast Conference play this season.
They enter Saturday's matchup a combined 0-7 in league play. Louisville (2-5, 0-4 ACC) had last week off to regroup after its fourth straight loss, and players and coaches and should be refreshed as they try to get out of the division basement.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Success for the quarterbacks in the matchup between top-ranked Alabama and Louisville will likely depend on the receivers they'll be throwing to.
The wide receivers could be the most closely watched players when the teams meet Sept. 1 in Orlando, Florida.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville says top returning receiver Jaylen Smith "is doing well" after undergoing an emergency appendectomy hours before the Cardinals began fall practice.
The school says in a statement that the 6-foot-4, 223-pound senior had the procedure Friday.
Cardinals head trainer Matt Summers says Smith is expected to make a full recovery after the illness was detected early. The trainer added, "We look forward to him returning to the practice field as soon as possible."
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville got the easy bounce-back victory it expected and Lamar Jackson broke a school record to boot.
Jackson accounted for three touchdowns to set a Louisville record with 88 in his career and the No. 19 Cardinals routed Kent State 42-3 Saturday.
A week after his team was soundly beaten by Clemson, Cardinals coach Bobby Petrino was happy with the effort but disappointed by four turnovers.
"We basically came out and took care of business," Petrino said.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — When he trotted back onto the field with just over 2 minutes to play and No, 5 Louisville suddenly trailing Virginia 25-24 on Saturday, Lamar Jackson was well aware of what was at stake.
"Everything," he said. "Our whole season. We just knew what we had to do."
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Lamar Jackson made a big play for No. 7 Louisville before the Cardinals even took the field against Duke on Friday night.
The sophomore quarterback and Heisman Trophy contender had a hug, a smile and an autographed white football waiting for Amzie Smith, a junior at Louisville's Ballard High School who has cancer. Smith's wish was to meet Jackson and he gladly obliged as the team departed buses to begin their Card March into Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.
No. 3 Louisville (3-0) at Marshall (1-1), 8 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Line: Louisville by 26.
Series Record: Louisville leads 16-12.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
Louisville is coming off a 63-20 win over No. 13 Florida State, has another showdown next week at No. 5 Clemson and can't look past a Marshall team that has beaten the Cardinals four straight times. A win would catapult Marshall's confidence heading into an Oct. 1 matchup at Pittsburgh.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Lamar Jackson continued his early season onslaught, throwing a long touchdown pass and running for four more scores to help No. 13 Louisville rout Syracuse 62-28 on Friday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for both teams.