Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 4/24/14
Pete Cautilli | The Cardinal Connect Coincidentally, the Louisville football team will open the 2014 season against the same exact team they closed the 2013 season against. When the Cards go up against the Miami Hurricanes in the season opener, it will be the first time in the history of the program that Louisville has played the same team in back-to-back games. It’s only April, 24, which means we’re still a long way away from the 2014 college football season, but fortunately for those who have the year around pigskin itch, the folks at 5Dimes have released the opening point spreads for the first weekend of college football. The offshore online book has Louisville as a 3 ½ point favorite over the Canes. Below are some other notable spreads from week one. -Mississippi (-8.5) vs Boise State (Atlanta) -Texas A&M vs South Carolina (-9) -Penn State (-1) vs. Central Florida (Dublin) -Ohio State (-15.5) at Navy -West Virginia at Alabama (-23.5) -Oklahoma State at Florida State (-13.5) -LSU
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