UofL FOOTBALL | Cards Fall One Spot in AP Top 25 Poll

09/05/2017 05:22 PM

Despite the Louisville Cardinals winning their regular season opener on Saturday night against Purdue, they dropped one spot in the AP Top 25 Poll.

UofL now sits at #17 in the new poll, which was released on Tuesday.

The Cards are in between Miami, who is #16, and Virginia Tech, who is #18.

The top five in the poll look like this:

1. Alabama (60) – 1,524
2. Ohio St. (1) – 1,445
3. Clemson – 1,317
4. Penn St. – 1,303
5. Oklahoma – 1,253

The Cards continue their season on Saturday when they take on UNC in Chapel Hill, N.C. Kickoff is set for 12 p.m. ET.

Andrew Chernoff

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