Teddy Bridgewater sliced and diced the Hurricanes defense for 447 yards as Louisville handed Miami a 36-9 defeat on Saturday at Florida Citrus Bowl.
Louisville was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 59.5.
Senorise Perry rushed for 46 yards, while Dominique Brown added 42 yards in the win. DeVante Parker and Damian Copeland added 142 and 90 receiving yards respectively.
Gus Edwards rushed for 38 yards for Miami, while Dallas Crawford added 35 yards. Stephen Morris threw for 160 yards for the Hurricanes, while receivers Clive Walford and Stacy Coley had 82 and 32 yards respectively.
Miami was outgained by Louisville 554-174 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-14 by the Cardinals.
Miami lost the time of possession battle 38:32/21:28, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.