"I gave all the thanks to head coach Charlie Strong, defensive coordinator Vance Bedford and defensive line coach Clint Hurtt. They helped make me the player I am today. I want to thank Tom Jurich for bringing that staff in. I am so blessed right now and can't wait to get down there."
— Former Louisville CB Johnny Patrick on being drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the 3rd round (88th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft