Miami 30, Virginia Tech 6
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|Basics||Miami||Virginia Tech||Nat'l Avg|
|Close Rate (non-garbage time)||46.9%|
|Avg Starting FP||31.2||21.6||29.8|
|Points Per Opportunity||4.43||2.33||4.70|
* A scoring opportunity occurs when an offense gets a first down inside the opponent's 40 (or scores from outside the 40).
** Leverage Rate = Standard Downs / (Standard Downs + Passing Downs)
*** When using IsoPPP, the S&P formula is (0.8*Success Rate) + (0.2*IsoPPP)
|EqPts (what's this?)||Miami||Virginia Tech|
|Success Rate (what's this?)||Miami||Virginia Tech||Nat'l Avg|
|IsoPPP (what's this?)||Miami||Virginia Tech||Nat'l Avg|
|Line Stats||Miami||Virginia Tech||Nat'l Avg|
|Line Yards/Carry (what's this?)||3.48||1.17||2.92|
|Std. Downs Sack Rt.||0.0%||0.0%||4.7%|
|Pass. Downs Sack Rt.||0.0%||22.2%||7.5%|
|Turnover Points (what's this?)||0.0||15.3|
|Turnover Margin||Miami +3|
|Exp. TO Margin||Miami +1.97|
|TO Luck (Margin vs. Exp. Margin)||Miami +1.03|
|TO Points Margin||Miami +15.3 points|
|1st Down S&P||0.645||0.478|
|2nd Down S&P||0.498||0.447|
|3rd Down S&P||0.505||0.231|
|Projected Scoring Margin: Miami by 32.1|
|Actual Scoring Margin: Miami by 24|
Start 10 yards further up the field, finish drives twice as well, play two and a half times more efficiently, prevent any and all big plays, win the turnovers battle handily.
Damn, it's a wonder Miami didn't win by more than 24.
Miami's up to 16th in the F/+ rankings. That might not be a fluke. When the 'Canes get out of their own way (and they're doing a better job of that of late), they're pretty dangerous.