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Burgess exceeding projections

Burgess exceeding projections

University of Louisville junior linebacker James Burgess started all 13 games as a sophomore and finished third on the team in tackles. Cardinal Authority has a feature on the Homestead, Fla., product.

When linebacker James Burgess committed to the University of Louisville over Miami and a host of others in January 2012, many believed that the Cardinals signed a prospect with plenty of upside. Missing most of his senior season at Homestead (Fla.) High School with a hand injury, it's probable that Burgess was underrated. Rated as a solid three-star prospect that ranked among the top 100 outside... Recommended Stories

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