Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 9/21/13
You came to Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium this afternoon expecting a blowout, which is exactly what you got. This one wasn’t close from start to finish as Louisville dominated Florida International 72-0. Louisville has blown out a lot of teams over the years, but I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a blowout win that looked so easy. Credit both the offensive and defensive units for not getting complacent, but let’s thank FIU as well for just being really terrible. Teddy Bridgewater was pulled after the first drive in the fourth quarter and finished with 212-yards on 17-of-22 passing with four touchdowns. All four running backs, Michael Dyer, Senorise Perry, Dominique Brown and Brandon Radcliff all had touchdowns in the dominant performance. The Louisville defense had their first shutout since 2010 when they defeated Memphis 55-0. The Cardinal defense was unbelievably dominant holding the FIU offense to less than 30 yards for the entire game. Towards the end of the third quarter, FIU actually...
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