Posted September 17, 2013 on AP on Fox
In the aftermath of Miami beating rival Florida earlier this month, Hurricanes coach Al Golden said he didn't want his team to take on a celebratory mood for too long. They apparently listened. Miami's bye week was a work week, Golden said on Monday, when the Hurricanes got back onto the practice field after a weekend off. No. 16 Miami (2-0) gets back to game action Saturday against FCS opponent Savannah State (1-2), which struggled to beat Division II foe Fort Valley State this past weekend. "There's a lot of young guys that stepped up and responded to the challenge and we got after them pretty good,'' Golden said. "It was a very mature team. We practiced hard for three days. They lifted hard. A lot of them ran on Friday. Everyone was back on time Sunday, so it was a good mentality.'' Much of the work this past week centered on the offense, which has not been as sharp as it wanted. Even with a small sample size, the numbers don't look g...
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