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Hear Me Out: The Pressure Is On Louisville Saturday

Chris Humphrey

Regardless of what happens at Kroger Field on Saturday afternoon, Bobby Petrino and the Louisville Cardinals will not have had the season they hoped for. An 8-4 record certainly sounds a lot better than a 7-5 record, but this team had goals of being in the running for a spot in the College Football Playoff and that didn’t happen.

The Cards are a double-digit favorite over their rival and are expected to win the game, therefore a win wouldn’t be a huge deal. Don’t get me wrong, beating your rival is always something worth celebrating, but it wouldn’t exactly change the momentum of the program. With that said, a loss to Kentucky for the second consecutive year would be devastating for the fans.

The pressure is on Louisville Saturday. Hear me out…

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Nick Coffey

Nick Coffey is the creator and lead publisher for TheCardinalConnect.com. Along with covering Louisville basketball, football and recruiting, Nick also hosts The Red Zone weekdays from noon – 3:00 PM on Cards Radio 790 KRD.

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