UofL FOOTBALL| 2016 Kickoff Luncheon

08/19/2016 04:34 PM

UofL held it’s annual kickoff luncheon at the Marriott downtown today, hosting nearly 1,500 fans, coaches and their families, players, and staff.

Between the meal and the hype video playing on 5 screens, several people shared the podium including Athletic Director Tom Jurich, and none other than head coach, Bobby Petrino.

Team captains Lamar Jackson, Brandon Radcliff, Tobijah Hughley, Keith Kelsey and DeAngelo Brown also took the stage to field questions for the fans.

The Cardinals kick off at home September 1. Coach Petrino said soon they will transition from camp into game-prep.

Lyndsey Gough

Lyndsey Gough joined cn2 in August 2016 as a reporter for cn2 Sports. Before that, Lyndsey was a multimedia journalist, reporter, anchor and producer at WBKO-TV in Bowling Green, KY covering both news and sports. Lyndsey graduated from the University of Kentucky in May of 2015 after covering the Cats for 3 years for print, radio, and television for various outlets. She is excited to finally be covering sports full-time again here in the Bluegrass. You can follow Lyndsey on Twitter @lgough_cn2 and send story ideas her way.

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