Cardinals welcome back 53 lettermen from last year's 11-2 squad
First of 15 practices start on Wednesday
30 Cardinals named Academic All-BIG EAST
2013 REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Appeared in all nine games... played on special teams... also filled in on the offensive line.
2012 FRESHMAN SEASON
Played for Kevin Wallace at Bowling Green High School...ranked a three-star prospect by Rivals.com and two-star recruit by Scout.com... ranked as the seventh-best prospect in Kentucky by Rivals.com... started playing football in third grade... invited to attend the Army All-American combine in Texas... named first-team All-State by the Associated Press... selected to the Best of the Bluegrass All-Star game... team's offense rushed for over 2,200 yards and threw for over 1,500 in 2010... attended Louisville's Junior Day in 2011... Tom Lemming nominee as one of the top offensive tackles... team won the KHSAA 5A state championship in 2011 defeating Anderson County 55-3... has superior upper body strength... has good size and athleticism.
Son of Julie and Mark Manley... born 2/22/94... communications major.