Michael Dyer rushed for 173 yards to lead Louisville to its sixth win of the year.
Cardinals return four starters on a defense that was the best in the nation a year ago
Marcus Smith was named AAC Defensive Player of the Year.
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Cornerback Terell Floyd spoke with the media on Aug. 15 following the team's first practice of the day about tackling and the team's progression.
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2013 JUNIOR SEASON
Finished second on the team in interceptions with four... appeared and started all 13 games... ended the season with a career-best 47 tackles... finished with career-best seven tackles and a forced fumble in road win over No. 23 Cincinnati... had career-best two interceptions and seven tackles in win at UConn... notched interceptions and five tackles in wins over Temple and Rutgers... tallied a season-high six tackles in a 27-13 win over Kentucky.
Appeared in 13 games, making 10 starts... Led the Cardinals with three interceptions, including one that was returned for a touchdown... Posted career-high 34 tackles and two sacks... Recorded five pass break-ups... Returned an interception 38 yards on the first play of the Sugar Bowl win over Florida... Ended the game with an interception in the win over Rutgers... Recorded an interception in the overtime win over Cincinnati... Set a career-high with seven tackles and a sack aginst Pitt... Posted six tackles in the season-opening win over Kentucky.
2011 FRESHMAN SEASON
Appeared in 12 games as a true freshman and made three starts... Tallied 13 tackles and one tackle for loss... Made three stops and notched first tackle for loss against Pittsburgh... Erupted for career-high five tackles at North Carolina in his first start.
Played safety in high school... Recorded more than 50 tackles and one interception as a senior... Played in the 17th annual Outback Bowl for high school All-Stars... Recorded 70 tackles and recovered two fumbles as a junior... Also tallied four interceptions.
Son of Carolyn Floyd... born 7/1/92... justice administration major.