Georgia Tech goes into Saturday’s contest with the Miami as a three point underdog to the Hurricanes. To pull off the upset, the Jacket will rely on backup QB, turned starter Tevin Washington in his first career start.
Tech also has a role reversal this week because instead of an opponent looking for revenge it is the Jackets hoping for payback from last year’s 33-17 Miami win.
But to gain revenge on the ‘Canes and stop a two game losing streak this season, Tech must do the following:
1. Convert 3rd Downs
I feel like I am beating a dead horse here, but I keeping seeing images of that dead horse in my nightmares. The Jackets are converting just 38% of their 3rd downs on the season, a far cry from the 52% mark of a year ago. To give some more perspective, Tech has only converted above 40% in two games, both of which were wins against SC State and North Carolina...