The Louisville Cardinals are sending a total of eight players into the NFL as of Saturday. WR Damian Copeland, DT Brandon Dunn, safety Hakeem Smith and DT Roy Philon all signed undrafted free agent deals after the NFL Draft.
Damian Copeland, who led Louisville in receiving the last two season, signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars. He got a lot of attention at the NFL combine for his speed and agility. Copeland had 58 catches for 780 yards and five touchdowns.
— Damian Copeland (@DCizzle7) May 11, 2014
Brandon Dunn is headed to the Chicago Bears where he will meet back up with d-line coach Clint Hurtt. Dunn, who is 6’3″ and 300 lbs., had 43 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss and one sack last season.
Hakeem Smith signed with the Tennessee Titans. The 6’1″ safety won a lot of accolades in his Louisville Career. He had 45 total tackles last season, two tackles for loss, one sack and three interceptions his senior season.
Proud to be a #TennesseeTitan time to go to work and realize my dream!
— Hakeem Smith (@RealizeDaDream) May 11, 2014
Roy Philon is heading to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Is a 6’3″, 290 lbs. DT from Lexington, Ky.. He had 41 total tackles, 12 tackles for loss and four sacks last season.
Hopefully each player can show his stuff in the summer and make a roster spot.Running back Senorise Perry is still available.
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