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Frosh LBers make big plays for Cards

Two true freshmen linebackers have played a major role for the University of Louisville defense this season. Keith Brown and James Burgess Jr., have both started games and have come through for the Cardinals.

The University of Louisville football team had three prized linebackers in the recruiting class the staff signed last February. Nick Dawson was redshirted this season, but the other two true freshmen linebackers have become major players on the U of L defense. Keith Brown started five games, is fifth on the team in tackles and was named a first-team Freshman All-American by FoxSportsNEXT.com...