North Carolina Tar Heels

Cook gets rolling, has 267 yards in win over South Florida

Those questions about whether Dalvin Cook can recover from a slow start? He just answered them.

The shifty Florida State running back rushed for a career-high 267 yards and two touchdowns Saturday, helping the 13th-ranked Seminoles rebound from the most lopsided loss in school history with a 55-35 rout of previously unbeaten USF.

Cook has had a quiet season after rushing for a FSU-record 1,691 yards as a sophomore, raising questions about why he had not been as productive in his team's first three games.

"People get caught up in having the stats, but we have to go out there and play the same football every week. We have to run the ball and we have to pass the...