Georgia Tech-Vanderbilt: Inside the numbers

1 Vanderbilt linebacker Zach Cunningham’s rank among linebacker draft prospects for the 2017 draft, according to the Pro Football Focus website.

9 Tech quarterback Matthew Jordan’s ranking (tie) for per-game scoring in the ACC, with 9 points per game.

1-9 Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason’s record in road games. The lone win was over Middle Tennessee State last year.

1 Georgia Tech’s national rank in fewest penalties per game going into the weekend, at 2 per game. Vanderbilt was tied for 19th at 4.5.

4 Number of plays from scrimmage covering 20 or more yards by A-back Qua Searcy, tied for 18th nationally and tied for second in the ACC. Searcy has 13 touches in all, nine carries and four receptions.

14/4 Number of Georgia players on Vanderbilt’s roster and number of Tennessee players on Tech’s roster.

t15/t34 Vanderbilt and Tech’s ranks, respectively, in the recent U.S. News & World Report rankings for national universities.

19 Tech’s rank (tie) for fewest scrimmage plays of 10 yards or more allowed this season, with 16.

100 Kicker Harrison Butker’s touchback percentage on nine kickoffs. He’s just one of two FBS kickers with enough kickoffs to qualify for ranking with a perfect mark. Virginia Tech’s Joey Slye is the other.

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