—Spread check: Louisville by 4.5.
—NoleGameday has three bold Florida State predictions for Saturday’s game at Cardinal Stadium.
—FSU’s defensive numbers for the season are bad, but the ‘Noles have been solid defensively in the first half of games recently.
3. Can Florida State defense pull off another strong first half against Louisville?
In a somewhat shocking turn of events, Florida State’s defense outscored North Carolina the first 28 minutes of game-time 7-0 when defensive end Joshua Kaindoh picked off Howell and took it to the house.