Duke (4-7, 1-6 ACC) at Miami (7-4, 4-3 ACC)
Nov. 26 3:30 PM (EST) ESPN2
Miami Gardens, Fla. Hard Rock Stadium
Head Coaches: David Cutcliffe
vs. Miami 1-7
Head Coach: Mark Richt
7-4, 4-3 ACC AP Ranking
Career Record 152-55/16th year
at Miami 7-4/1st year
vs. Duke First meeting
This week’s game will be the 14th meeting between Duke and Miami with the Hurricanes holding an 11-2 series advantage. The series began in 1976 with a 20-7 Blue Devil win. Last year in Durham, Miami won 30-27.
Last Saturday against Pittsburgh, QB Daniel Jones became the ninth player in school history to record 500+ total offensive plays in a season. He has 380 pass attempts and 127 rushes for a total of 507 plays. The school single-season record of 590 was set last year by QB Thomas Sirk.
Linebacker Ben Humphreys lead the Blue Devils in tackles with 98. Also, Humphreys ranks fifth in the ACC in tackles per game (8.91) and has recorded at least one TFL in 10 consecutive contests.
The Canes are led on offense by QB Brad Kaaya and RB Mark Walton. Also, they allow 18.7 points per game which is currently 16th in the nation.
Points Per Game 23.5 34.1
Points Allowed Per Game 27.1 18.7
Total Yards 393.2 418.7
Yards Passing 232.8 262.4
Yards Rushing 160.4 156.4
Yards Allowed 400.7 351.6
Pass Yards Allowed 225.5 211.7
Rush Yards Allowed 175.2 139.9
God bless and have a safe Thanksgiving Holiday. :)