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Cards defense confuses - dominates - Canes

James Burgess

ORLANDO – The University of Louisville demolished Miami, Fla., 36-9 in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Saturday night at the Citrus Bowl. U of L's offense had a sensational game but the defense dominated and confused the Hurricanes. Cardinal Authority has a look at the scheme change that helped the Cardinals out.

University of Louisville defensive line coach Clint Hurtt said the coaching staff felt like the Cardinals needed to do something to throw Miami quarterback Stephen Morris off his game, especially on third down. So, the Cardinals opted to go with the clutter attack. Earlier this week, defensive coordinator Vance Bedford and the other defensive coaches changed the game plan, having the defensive... Recommended Stories

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