According to VegasInsider.com, Louisville opened up as 23-point favorites in their week three match-up with the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. Within a few hours, the spread dropped to 21-points.
Louisville is 0-2 against the spread, per Vegas Insider. The Cards were closing line 24-point underdogs against Alabama in week one and failed to cover. The Cards also failed to cover as 42-point favorites against Indiana State in week two.
Western Kentucky enters week three without a win on their resume. The Tops were crushed by No. 4 Wisconsin in their opener 34-3, but did cover the 36.5 point spread. In week two Western Kentucky was favored by ten over Maine of the FCS level. Not only did they not cover, they actually lost the game 31-28.
JD Coffey joined on as a contributor for TheCardinalConnect.com in June of 2011. He’s a frequest on-air contributor for Cards Radio 790 WKRD. Follow JD on Twitter @JD_Coffey.