UofL FOOTBALL | GameDay Personalities Preview Saturday's Match-Up vs. Clemson

09/15/2017 02:07 PM

The #14 Louisville Cardinals (2-0) are preparing to host the #3 Clemson Tigers (2-0) on Saturday night inside Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.

Kickoff is set for 8:12 p.m. ET.

There has already been so much build-up to the ACC match-up, mainly centered around UofL quarterback Lamar Jackson going up against a very solid Clemson defense.

ESPN college football analyst Lee Corso spoke to the media on Friday afternoon to preview Saturday’s match-up. While answering questions, Corso, said he is very impressed by the play of Lamar Jackson:

In fact, Corso even said that Jackson is better than former quarterback Michael Vick:

Of course, Corso was the head coach of the Louisville football team from 1969-1972. So, it’s always fun for him to come back to The Ville:

Saturday will be the second time in as many years that UofL football has hosted a College GameDay match-up in Louisville. Last year, the popular ESPN program visited Louisville for its game against Florida St. It was a game that GameDay host Rece Davis remembers very well:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

Whether he is working sporting events or not, he always loves talking sports. He is a prolific tweeter, so if you want to stay “in the know” about sports in the Bluegrass, follow Andrew on Twitter @ADChernoff. If you have a story idea for our sports team, send it to Andrew at Andrew.Chernoff@charter.com.


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