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Offense now depends on Payton, Berlin

Updated: October 4, 2003, 1:25 AM ET
Associated Press

CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Miami running back Frank Gore will miss the rest of the season with a torn ligament in his left knee.

Gore, the team's leading rusher with 89 carries for 468 yards, injured his knee on a 12-yard run in the first quarter of Thursday night's 22-20 win over West Virginia.

Tests Friday revealed a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

"We know that with his determination and work ethic he will be back," Miami coach Larry Coker said.

A similar injury ...

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