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2016 Syracuse advanced statistical profile

Updated on 1/13/2017

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2015 | 2016

Syracuse Orange (ACC Atlantic)

2016 Schedule & Results
Record: 4-8 | Second-order wins (diff.): 3.5 (-0.5) | S&P+ Rk: 76
Date Opponent Opp. S&P+ Rk Score W-L Win
Expectancy
Adj. Scoring
Margin
Percentile
Performance
Off.
Percentile
Def.
Percentile
2-Sep Colgate N/A 33-7 W 100% 30.5 89% 51% 81%
9-Sep Louisville 12 28-62 L 0% -28.2 30% 70% 17%
17-Sep South Florida 55 20-45 L 3% -14.7 38% 37% 34%
24-Sep at Connecticut 123 31-24 W 76% 5.6 52% 58% 22%
1-Oct vs. Notre Dame 26 33-50 L 3% -15.2 41% 70% 13%
8-Oct at Wake Forest 60 9-28 L 1% -18.0 22% 14% 14%
15-Oct Virginia Tech 17 31-17 W 69% 4.0 82% 76% 68%
22-Oct at Boston College 86 28-20 W 98% 17.0 87% 74% 50%
5-Nov at Clemson 2 0-54 L 0% -45.2 20% 18% 20%
12-Nov NC State 25 20-35 L 1% -18.3 35% 31% 29%
19-Nov Florida State 6 14-45 L 0% -32.0 27% 27% 13%
26-Nov at Pittsburgh 20 61-76 L 1% -18.3 35% 74% 1%
Category Offense Rk Defense Rk
S&P+ 31.5 54 32.7 92
Points Per Game 25.7 89 38.6 119
Five Factors
Offense Defense
Category Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
EXPLOSIVENESS IsoPPP 1.25 71 1.47 123 1.27
EFFICIENCY Success Rate 38.6% 110 45.2% 102 40.9%
FIELD POSITION Avg. FP 27.7 113 28.8 49 29.7
FINISHING DRIVES Pts. Per Trip in 40 4.04 104 4.84 98 4.47
TURNOVER MARGIN EXPECTED 0.28 69 Turnover Luck (PPG):
-0.53
ACTUAL -1 71
Rushing
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Rushing S&P+ 82.4 121 87.6 113 100.0
Rushing Success Rate 31.6% 128 46.3% 97 43.1%
Rushing IsoPPP 1.04 74 1.23 116 1.08
Adj. Line Yards 98.6 87 95.9 84 100.0
Opportunity Rate 30.4% 124 41.3% 89 39.7%
Power Success Rate 56.0% 122 76.7% 117 67.9%
Stuff Rate 20.9% 95 19.0% 64 18.9%

Individual Rushing Stats

Player Pos. Ht, Wt Year Rushes Yards TD Yards/
Carry
Hlt Yds/
Opp.
Opp.
Rate
Fumbles
(Lost)
Dontae Strickland RB 5'11, 199 SO 162 566 4 3.5 3.7 24.1% 0 (0)
Eric Dungey QB 6'3, 207 SO 103 439 6 4.3 3.7 38.8% 5 (2)
Moe Neal RB 5'11, 169 FR 68 357 2 5.3 14.7 20.6% 2 (1)
Zack Mahoney QB 6'2, 206 JR 29 124 2 4.3 2.6 44.8% 2 (2)
Jordan Fredericks RB 5'10, 209 SO 28 139 0 5.0 5.7 32.1% 1 (1)
Ervin Philips WR 5'11, 176 JR 6 18 1 3.0 2.7 50.0% 1 (1)
Brisly Estime WR 5'9, 183 SR 4 22 0 5.5 1.7 75.0% 1 (0)
George Morris RB 6'0, 182 SR 3 8 0 2.7 1.0 33.3% 0 (0)
Sean Riley WR 5'8, 151 FR 1 6 0 6.0 1.0 100.0% 0 (0)
NOTE: Quarterback run totals above do not include sacks (which are counted toward pass averages below) or kneeldowns.
Passing
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Passing S&P+ 105.4 54 86.9 115 100.0
Passing Success Rate 43.6% 36 44.0% 96 40.9%
Passing IsoPPP 1.36 104 1.77 124 1.49
Adj. Sack Rate 101.3 64 61 119 100

Individual Passing Stats

Player Ht, Wt Year Comp Att Yards TD INT Comp
Rate
Sacks Sack Rate Yards/
Att.
Eric Dungey 6'3, 207 SO 230 355 2679 15 7 64.8% 22 5.8% 6.7
Zack Mahoney 6'2, 206 JR 82 135 943 8 4 60.7% 15 10.0% 5.8
Austin Wilson 6'3, 222 JR 17 27 116 0 2 63.0% 1 3.6% 3.9

Individual Receiving Stats

Player Pos. Ht, Wt Year Targets Catches Yards TD Yds/
Catch
Yds/
Target
Catch Rate Success Rate Target
Rate
Amba Etta-Tawo WR 6'2, 202 SR 131 94 1482 14 15.8 11.3 71.8% 57.3% 28.8%
Ervin Philips WR 5'11, 176 JR 122 90 822 6 9.1 6.7 73.8% 56.6% 26.8%
Steve Ishmael WR 6'2, 210 JR 63 48 559 1 11.7 8.9 76.2% 57.1% 13.8%
Brisly Estime WR 5'9, 183 SR 59 48 518 3 10.8 8.8 81.4% 52.5% 13.0%
Dontae Strickland RB 5'11, 199 SO 29 21 132 0 6.3 4.6 72.4% 37.9% 6.4%
Alvin Cornelius WR 6'1, 190 SR 14 7 110 0 15.7 7.9 50.0% 35.7% 3.1%
Sean Riley WR 5'8, 151 FR 13 11 109 0 9.9 8.4 84.6% 38.5% 2.9%
Cameron MacPherson TE 6'3, 250 SR 6 5 34 0 6.8 5.7 83.3% 33.3% 1.3%
Jordan Fredericks RB 5'10, 209 SO 4 2 19 0 9.5 4.8 50.0% 50.0% 0.9%
Devin Butler WR 6'3, 195 FR 4 2 14 0 7.0 3.5 50.0% 25.0% 0.9%
Moe Neal RB 5'11, 169 FR 4 2 6 0 3.0 1.5 50.0% 25.0% 0.9%
Kendall Moore TE 6'5, 245 SR 3 1 15 0 15.0 5.0 33.3% 33.3% 0.7%
Adly Enoicy WR 6'5, 220 SO 1 1 35 0 35.0 35.0 100.0% 100.0% 0.2%
Sean Avant WR 5'10, 210 JR 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Eric Dungey QB 6'3, 207 SO 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Standard Downs
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Standard Downs S&P+ 91.1 104 90.8 106 100.0
Standard Downs Success Rate 43.8% 106 48.3% 75 47.3%
Standard Downs IsoPPP 1.02 109 1.37 125 1.12
SD Line Yards per Carry 2.40 122 2.83 47 2.98
SD Sack Rate 5.4% 74 3.9% 91 5.1%
Passing Downs
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Passing Downs S&P+ 117.8 23 79.5 121 100.0
Passing Downs Success Rate 28.8% 92 37.9% 126 31.1%
Passing Downs IsoPPP 1.91 21 1.78 88 1.76
PD Line Yards per Carry 2.62 113 3.88 119 3.24
PD Sack Rate 9.5% 95 4.4% 115 7.9%
Situational
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk
Q1 S&P+ 101.7 67 91.8 96
Q2 S&P+ 109.4 48 87.5 105
Q3 S&P+ 89.5 105 87.7 112
Q4 S&P+ 102.9 59 91.6 92
1st Down S&P+ 88.8 116 87.8 113
2nd Down S&P+ 97.9 83 91.2 101
3rd Down S&P+ 126.8 13 89.6 101
Offensive Footprint
Team Rk Nat'l Average
Std. Downs Run Rate 46.0% 123 60.2%
Pass Downs Run Rate 34.7% 61 34.6%
Adj. Pace +7.4 14 +0.0
% of Solo Tackles 75.5% 49 74.2%
Defensive Footprint
Team Rk Nat'l Average
Std. Downs Run Rate 60.5% 62 60.2%
Pass. Downs Run Rate 37.9% 30 34.5%
Overall Havoc Rate 12.0% 120 15.8%
DL Havoc Rate 3.7% 91 5.0%
LB Havoc Rate 4.2% 60 4.3%
DB Havoc Rate 4.1% 126 6.4%
PD to INC 22.8% 127 33.1%
Individual Defensive Stats
Name Pos Ht, Wt Year Tackles % of Team TFL Sacks Int PBU FF
Parris Bennett LB 6'0, 208 JR 83.0 12.6% 6.5 0.0 1 3 3
Zaire Franklin LB 6'0, 230 JR 78.5 11.9% 10.0 2.0 1 3 1
Daivon Ellison DB 5'8, 177 SO 73.5 11.1% 0.0 0.0 1 4 1
Rodney Williams DB 5'10, 186 SO 52.0 7.9% 3.0 1.0 2 2 0
Jonathan Thomas LB 6'1, 209 JR 39.5 6.0% 4.0 1.0 0 0 2
Corey Winfield DB 6'1, 190 JR 36.0 5.4% 2.0 1.0 1 4 0
Cordell Hudson DB 5'11, 183 SO 35.5 5.4% 1.0 0.0 1 3 0
Kielan Whitner DB 6'0, 197 SO 27.5 4.2% 0.0 0.0 1 1 0
Chris Slayton DL 6'4, 296 SO 25.5 3.9% 10.0 4.0 0 1 2
Kendall Coleman DL 6'3, 252 FR 21.0 3.2% 1.5 1.0 0 0 0
Christopher Fredrick DB 5'11, 189 FR 18.5 2.8% 2.0 0.0 1 0 2
Josh Black DL 6'3, 257 FR 16.0 2.4% 4.0 1.5 0 0 0
Kayton Samuels DL 6'0, 314 SO 14.5 2.2% 1.0 0.0 0 0 0
Ted Taylor LB 6'1, 217 SR 14.0 2.1% 1.5 0.0 0 0 0
Marqez Hodge LB 5'11, 219 SR 13.5 2.0% 0.5 0.0 0 0 0
McKinley Williams DL 6'4, 253 FR 11.0 1.7% 2.5 1.0 0 0 0
Steven Clark DL 6'2, 287 SO 11.0 1.7% 1.5 0.0 0 0 0
Andrew Armstrong LB 6'2, 217 FR 11.0 1.7% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
De'Jon Wilson DL 6'3, 250 SR 8.5 1.3% 2.5 2.5 0 1 0
Carl Jones DB 6'1, 177 FR 8.5 1.3% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Jake Pickard DL 6'5, 256 FR 7.5 1.1% 1.0 0.0 1 0 0
Antwan Cordy DB 5'8, 175 JR 7.0 1.1% 1.0 0.0 0 1 0
Shyheim Cullen LB 6'0, 210 FR 6.5 1.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
George Morris RB 6'0, 182 SR 5.0 0.8% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Kenneth Ruff DL 6'1, 264 FR 4.5 0.7% 1.5 0.0 0 1 0
Special Teams

Rating Rank
Special Teams S&P+ -0.7 86
Category Rate Rank
FG Value (per kick) -0.09 82
Punt Success Rate 63.8% 30
Kickoff Success Rate 55.6% 112
Punt Return Success Rate 77.8% 5
Kick Return Success Rate 26.6% 121
Place-Kicker Ht, Wt Year PAT FG Pct
Cole Murphy 6'3, 200 JR 36-39 10-18 55.6%
Punter Ht, Wt Year Punts Avg TB FC I20 FC/I20
Ratio
Sterling Hofrichter 5'9, 183 FR 77 42.7 3 21 21 54.5%
Zack Mahoney 6'2, 206 JR 1 34.0 0 0 1 100.0%
Eric Dungey 6'3, 207 SO 1 33.0 0 0 1 100.0%
Kicker Ht, Wt Year Kickoffs Avg TB TB% OOB Fair
Catches
Onside
Att
Onside
Success
Cole Murphy 6'3, 200 JR 53 61.3 11 20.8% 1 7 5 0
Sterling Hofrichter 5'9, 183 FR 1 75.0 0 0.0% 0 0 1 0
Punt Returner Ht, Wt Year Returns Avg. TD Fair Catch Fumbles (Lost)
Brisly Estime 5'9, 183 SR 16 17.7 0 14 1 (0)
Sean Riley 5'8, 151 FR 2 15.0 0 8 0 (0)
Kick Returner Ht, Wt Year Returns Avg. TD Fair Catch Fumbles (Lost)
Sean Riley 5'8, 151 FR 53 20.7 0 0 0 (0)
Brisly Estime 5'9, 183 SR 10 18.3 0 0 0 (0)
Hernz Laguerre 6'1, 237 SR 1 15.0 0 0 0 (0)

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