Originally written on Bearcats Blog  |  Last updated 9/7/13
In the light of the horrific knee injury to Munchie Legaux, it's hard to be too worked up about the 45-17 beat down the Fighting Illini put on the Bearcats today. Getting 45 hung on you by a team that won 2 games in 2012 isn't exactly great. The pass defense has a lot to work on. Nathan Scheelhaase ripped the Bearcats defense at will. Let's be fair, the run defense was also awful because they gave up over 200 yards to a team that ran for like 50 against Southern Illinois. The offense would get going at times, but would sputter at others. There is no consistency. On top of all that, the starting quarterback suffered a horrific injury. Not the best day for UC football. More importantly, all the best to Munchie Legaux. Rally back, 4. All of the worries about the first road game of the season came to fruition. 4 first half false start penalties really threw the offense off. Quarterback roulette didn't help things. The defense wasn't able to make plays. 0 turnovers forced. Although t...
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