Originally written on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 9/19/14
No. 77 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (7-7) Coach Paul Johnson (sixth season, 40-26 at Ga. Tech, 147-65 overall)Returning starters: 15, 7 offense, 8 defense, 0 special teamsRecruiting rank: 74Strength of schedule: 38 After four straight bowl game losses under coach Paul Johnson, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets finally got their first bowl victory with Johnson against USC in the Sun Bowl. The Ramblin' Wreck hopes to use that game as momentum into the 2013 season along with 15 starters back to help in the cause. Georgia Tech will have to find a replacement for quarterback Tevin Washington, who threw for just 1,222 yards with eight touchdowns and four interceptions, but ran for 684 yards and 20 scores in Johnson's triple-option offense. Redshirt sophomore Vad Lee, who ran for 544 yards and nine scores with 596 passing yards and four touchdowns leads a three-way competition with redshirt freshman Justin Thomas and sophomore Tim Byerly, who sat out last season after transferring f...
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