Another look at a former University of Louisville player hoping to get his name called later this week in the NFL Draft. Mario Benavides finished his career in the Sugar Bowl for the Cardinals but hopes he has plenty more games left in the NFL.
April 22, 2013
Two former University of Louisville football players – Alex Kupper and Mario Benavides – will take a major step towards what they hope is a professional football career on Saturday night. The two offensive linemen will participate in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. Both players talked with Cardinal Authority about the event and their future.
January 19, 2013
It's been a week since the University of Louisville winning the Allstate Sugar Bowl over Florida and the season is over. But Cardinal Authority will still bring you weekly notebooks as the information becomes available. Here's a look at some of the happenings surrounding the program:
January 10, 2013
Mario Benavides' impressive career at the starting center for the University of Louisville has one more game left. The senior recently visited with Cardinal Authority and discussed his time at U of L, being a Rimington Trophy finalist, the Sugar Bowl and more.
December 21, 2012
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Really, no football team is ever prepared for the awful conditions the University of Louisville faced on Saturday night against Southern Mississippi. But because of a drill the offense does each Wednesday, the Cardinals were as prepared as they could be with the torrential rain.
October 1, 2012