Cardinals Down Florida International 28-21 - Match Report
|Cardinals Down Florida International 28-21 - Match Report|
The Cardinals grabbed a Week 4 victory over the Golden Panthers on Saturday, winning 28-21 at FIU Stadium.
Louisville did not, however, defeat the Golden Panthers against the spread, which closed at 10.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Teddy Bridgewater completed 19 of 36 pass attempts for 194 yards for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Golden Panthers defense.
Jeremiah Harden rushed for 102 yards for Florida International, while Darian Mallary added 12 yards. Jake Medlock threw for 116 yards for the Golden Panthers, while receivers Jacob Younger and Wayne Times had 73 and 58 yards respectively.
Louisville was outgained by Florida International 326-323 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Cardinals.
The time of possession battle favored Florida International as their offense was on the field for 30:23, longer than the 29:37 of their opponents.
Louisville heads into a Week 5 battle against Southern Miss. Florida International, meanwhile, will have their next action against Louisiana-Lafayette.