UofL FOOTBALL | Jaylen Smith describes the biggest play of his college career

10/31/2016 07:05 PM

The playoff dreams are still intact for the University of Louisville football team, thanks to the game-winning catch by Jaylen Smith in the Cards 32-25 victory over Virginia.

The team was favored by over four touchdowns but found themselves down one point in the closing seconds. That’s when U of L quarterback Lamar Jackson took a shot at the endzone. To Jackson’s and the whole team’s delight, it was Smith that caught the 50-50 ball. But the sophomore receiver says the pass wasn’t a 50-50, it was a perfectly thrown ball from Jackson, and it was the biggest catch of his young career.

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 or anytime with Spectrum On Demand. 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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