Conventional thinking put the 18th ranked University of Louisville Cardinals (10-2) in the Orange Bowl. At the beginning of the season when pundits lauded the talent the Cards had in coach Charlie Strong’s crew, they mentioned the eventual destination should be the Orange Bowl on New Year’s night.
If you’re looking for loyalty in college football, you may find it on a milk carton. It’s difficult to find it alive and well. Massive amounts of money are thrown every year at the proven and unproven coaches alike, leading coaches to jump ship before they’ve even unpacked boxes from the move.