Louisville's fantastic Heisman winner covered up a lot of the team's serious issues. When Lamar Jackson hit the NFL, the Cardinals plummeted, costing Bobby Petrino his job.
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- L'ville interim coach: Last games not about me
- Louisville dismisses Petrino amid 2-8 season
- Wake Forest RB makes L'ville regret '15 snubbing
- Suspended Louisville TE Averett accused of rape
Louisville has fired coach Bobby Petrino as the Cardinals have stumbled to a 2-8 record this season. The Cardinals are expected to target Purdue's Jeff Brohm as Petrino's replacement.
Moe Neal rushed for a career-best 159 yards and two touchdowns, quarterback Eric Dungey ran for two more scores and passed for another, and No. 13 Syracuse took advantage of five Louisville miscues to rout the Cardinals 54-23 on Friday night.
UTEP held off Rice in the Bottom 10 Pillow Fight of the Year, while the Big Three in Florida -- Gators, Hurricanes and Seminoles, oh my -- came up small.
Travis Etienne rushed for 153 yards and two touchdowns and 350-pound defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence add a 2-yard TD burst as No. 2 Clemson buried Louisville 77-16 on Saturday.
Matt Colburn said revenge wasn't on his mind Saturday, but running for a career-high 243 yards against a Louisville team that snubbed him in 2015 certainly must have been sweet for the Wake Forest tailback.
Matt Colburn II rushed for career highs of 243 yards and three touchdowns, Sam Hartman threw two TD passes and Wake Forest rolled up 591 yards in a 56-35 rout of Louisville on Saturday.