By Trey McCurry.
By Trey McCurry
No. 5 Georgia visits Death Valley Saturday night to open the 2013 season. Each week we will analyze how the game breaks down by the numbers.
TheClemsonInsider.com takes you inside the numbers for Clemson vs. Georgia!
.963 – Clemson PK Chandler Catanzaro has made 26 of his 27 FG attempts, a .963 percentage.
2 – National rank for Georgia QB Aaron Murray in passing efficiency in 2012 (174.82).
3 – Number of South Carolina natives on Georgia’s roster.
6 – Clemson wins over top-25 teams in the past two years, including four against teams ranked among the top-11 and three over SEC opponents.
8 – Clemson’s preseason rank in the USA Today poll, it’s highest preseason ranking since 1988.
10 – Combined wins by Boyd & Murray over top-25 teams. Boyd is 6-4 while Murray is 4-9.
15 – Number of Georgia natives on Clemson’s roster.
89 – In just two seasons as a starter, Clemson QB Tajh Boyd has passed & run for 89 TDs, the 3rd-best career mark in ACC history.
139 – Clemson WR Sammy Watkins heads into his junior season with 139 career catches, the most by an ACC player after his sophomore season.
160 – Touchdown responsibility for the two starting QBs over the past two years (55 combined games).