Recap - Cardinals Defeat Cincinnati 34-31
Teddy Bridgewater sliced and diced the Bearcats defense for 416 yards as Louisville handed Cincinnati a 34-31 defeat on Friday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 53.5.
Jeremy Wright rushed for 74 yards, while Senorise Perry added 36 yards in the win. DeVante Parker and Damian Copeland added 120 and 96 receiving yards respectively.
George Winn rushed for 125 yards for Cincinnati, while Ralph Abernathy added 39 yards. Munchie Legaux threw for 157 yards for the Bearcats, while receivers Damon Julian and Kenbrell Thompkins had 52 and 46 yards respectively.
Louisville outgained Cincinnati 524-353 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-20 by the Cardinals.
The time of possession battle favored Cincinnati as their offense was on the field for 30:31, longer than the 29:29 of their opponents.
Louisville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Temple. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Syracuse.