Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 9/4/13
Obviously I’m biased, but I don’t think there is a team that put on a more dominant performance in the first week of college football than the Louisville Cardinals. Sure, there were other ranked teams that won by a larger margin. However, most of those teams played FCS opponents. Louisville took on a team that won a bowl game last season and is predicted to win their division of the MAC conference. Not only did Louisville win convincingly, they made Ohio look like a high school team. The dominant performance helped the Cards climb one spot from No. 8 to No. 9 in the Associated Press Top 25 poll. While most of the sixty AP voters were impressed with Louisville, there are some that still aren’t buying them as a top ten team. With perception playing such a big role for Louisville this season, each week I’ll share which AP voters thought highly of Louisville and which ones still aren’t buying the hype. Top Voters: #2 – Scott Wolf, Los Angeles Daily News #4 – Doug Lesmerises, Plain Deale...
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