CARDS IN THE NFL | Catching up with former U of L football star, Roy Philon

04/05/2016 10:00 AM

Early mornings in a small indoor workout facility in Louisville, you can find former Louisville Football defensive lineman Roy Philon working harder than ever to compete at a professional level. Philon has been training with Corey Taylor Sports Performance, and he says it has made a huge difference in being prepared for the NFL.

Roy finished his U of L career under Charlie Strong having earned starting roles every year in the Red and Black. He has most recently been picked up by the Pittsburgh Steelers after spending last season on the Detriot Lions practice squad.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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