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Georgia Tech's Mason, Smelter go back-to-back in 4th round of NFL draft

In a bit of draft day oddity, the New England Patriots and San Francisco 49ers picked interior offensive lineman Shaquille Mason (131st overall) and wide receiver DeAndre Smelter (132nd overall) with consecutive fourth-round picks.A third Yellow Jacket, wide receiver Darren Waller, was picked two rounds later by the Baltimore Ravens. Both Smelter and Walter are big-bodied receivers...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

A potential late round gem at wide receiver for the San Diego Chargers

Going into the 2015 season the San Diego Chargers have three wide receivers penciled in to start on offense including Keenan Allen, Malcom Floyd and newly acquired Stevie Johnson. Now looking toward the future, in 2016, Malcom Floyd will be a free agent and could likely retire, Dontrelle Inman’s contract will also be up leaving Keenan Allen, Stevie Johnson, Jacoby Jones, Javontee...
Via cover32
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Micheal Summers savors role in Georgia Tech offense

ATLANTA (AP) Micheal Summers knows what's expected of a Georgia Tech receiver - blocking, more blocking and an occasional route to run. Since Paul Johnson took charge as head coach and installed his spread option offense in 2008, ?Georgia Tech has rushed for more yards than any team in the nation. Receivers get few chances to make plays. Summers estimates that out of 65 snaps in...
Via AP on Fox
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech's Mason, Smelter draw interest from NFL scouts

ATLANTA (AP) Guard Shaquille Mason and receiver DeAndre Smelter, the Georgia Tech players generating the most interest from scouts, are taking different routes to the NFL draft. Working out at the Yellow Jackets' pro day on Friday, Mason ran drills at his accustomed position, but he also took snaps at center - a position he's never played in a game. Mason, a first-team All-ACC selection...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech’s Paul Johnson obliterates another myth winning the Orange Bowl

After having to listen to the constant drivel ever since Paul Johnson arrived on the Flats that began with: This offense will never work at this level; followed by he only won his first two years using somebody else’s recruits and finally; when an opponent has enough time to prepare for the triple option offense it will always be stopped in a Bowl Game, hence his 1 and 5 record...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Orange Bowl Breakdown: No. 8 Mississippi State vs. No. 10 Georgia Tech

ORANGE BOWL: NO. 10 GEORGIA TECH (10-3) VS. NO. 8 MISSISSIPPI STATE (10-2) WEDNESDAY, DEC. 31, 8:00 P.M., ESPN KEY MATCHUP Battle of up-and-down defenses. Really, both offenses have more than proven themselves throughout the course of the season against elite competition. But both defenses certainly haven't. Mississippi State's has gotten by on bending but not breaking, leading the...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

ACC Coming Attractions: Both FSU, Georgia Tech searching for respect

Across the nation, college football fans -- casual and otherwise -- will no doubt tune in to the ACC Championship game watch their favorite heel Florida State, jeering from their couches or wherever they watch as they cheer for No. 12 Georgia Tech (10-2, 6-2) to knock FSU off of the perch. The No. 2 Seminoles (12-0, it should be noted, in case that has been forgotten) are perhaps...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 ACC Championship Game Preview

Despite entering Saturday’s ACC Championship Game with an undefeated record, the defending-champion Florida State Seminoles are barely hanging onto the final spot in the inaugural college football playoff. A loss to Georgia Tech would most likely bump them out of the playoff picture, fairly or unfairly, but it will be a tough task for the Yellow Jackets to knock off the Seminoles...
Via Optimum Scouting
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

T25-ACC Championship Preview Capsule

No. 12 Georgia Tech (10-2, 6-2 ACC, No. 11 CFP) vs. No. 2 Florida State (12-0, 8-0 ACC, No. 4 CFP) at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina, 8:14 p.m. ET (ABC) Line: Florida State by 4 Series Record: Florida State leads 13-9-1 WHAT'S AT STAKE With a win Florida State will push its winning streak to 29 straight games and can clinch a spot in the first ever College Football...
Via AP on Fox
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Four Seminoles Earn Weekly Honors from ACC

Monday November 17, 2014Courtesy of TheACC.comLINK: ACC Football Players of the Week GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Four Florida State student-athletes are among the eight honored as Atlantic Coast Conference Football Players of the Week following their performances on Saturday. In his first career start at center, the Seminoles’ Cameron Erving was recognized as the ACC Offensive...
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November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech running up big offensive numbers

ATLANTA (AP) A back-to-basics approach is producing offense at a rate rarely seen in Georgia Tech history. The Yellow Jackets have topped 600 yards in back-to-back games - a total reached only seven other times in the program's history. Georgia Tech leads the Atlantic Coast Conference in total offense and rushing. Coach Paul Johnson said Tuesday a renewed commitment to his spread...
Via AP on Fox
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Preview

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are coming to Heinz Field this Saturday in an attempt to continue the craziness that is the ACC Coastal Division this season. Everyone in the division is 2-1, 2-2, or 1-2. That means each team is still within one game of first place. There are scenarios in which the entire division goes 4-4, a cluster%@ that would certainly make things interesting...
Via Pitt Blather
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 22 Ga Tech looks to stay unbeaten against Duke

ATLANTA (AP) Georgia Tech has positioned itself to have a special season. To keep it going, the No. 22 Yellow Jackets must get past Duke, a team that knows a thing or two about making an unexpected run to the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game. One of only 10 unbeaten teams left in the Football Bowl Subdivision, Georgia Tech (5-0, 2-0 ACC) puts its perfect record on the...
Via AP on Fox
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Duke-Georgia Tech Preview

While it's been almost three years since Georgia Tech was last ranked, its dominance over Duke goes back much further. The No. 22 Yellow Jackets look to improve to 6-0 for the second time in four seasons Saturday with an 11th straight victory over the visiting Blue Devils in an ACC matchup Zach Laskey rushed for 133 yards and Georgia Tech (5-0, 2-0) allowed only a field goal in the...
Via AP on Fox
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Does Georgia Tech have look of contender in muddled ACC Coastal?

Two weeks ago, the ACC Coastal Division had a team that had gone from middling to in the playoff conversation. After Week 4, we're left with this take on the transitive property: if Virginia Tech beat Ohio State, East Carolina dropped the Hokies and -- as we saw Saturday -- Beamer Ball lost to Georgia Tech, then the Pirates might just be the best team in Ohio and the Coastal. Luckily...
Via Fox Sports South
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Georgia Tech’s DeAndre Smelter Shakes Off A Defender, Scores A 71-Yard Touchdown

This throw by Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas to wide receiver DeAndre Smelter should have only gone for about 26 yards. The second Smelter caught the ball, he was wrapped up by a Wofford defender, and two other members of the Terriers’ defense were swarming to the ball, ready to help bring Smelter to the ground. Instead, Smelter shook the defender trying to bring him town...
Via College Spun
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas, Laskey help Georgia Tech double-up on Wofford

ATLANTA -- Justin Thomas had 353 yards of total offense and DeAndre Smelter caught two third-quarter touchdown passes in Georgia Tech's 38-19 victory over Wofford in both teams' season openers on Saturday. Making his first career start, Thomas went 11 of 15 for 282 yards and completed his last eight passes for 250 yards to help the Yellow Jackets hold off the pesky FCS Terriers....
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas, Laskey help Georgia Tech double-up on Wofford

ATLANTA -- Justin Thomas had 353 yards of total offense and DeAndre Smelter caught two third-quarter touchdown passes in Georgia Tech's 38-19 victory over Wofford in both teams' season openers on Saturday. Making his first career start, Thomas went 11 of 15 for 282 yards and completed his last eight passes for 250 yards to help the Yellow Jackets hold off the pesky FCS Terriers....
Via Fox Sports South
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas' 353 yards leads Ga Tech over Wofford 38-19

ATLANTA (AP) Justin Thomas had 353 yards of total offense and DeAndre Smelter caught two third-quarter touchdown passes in Georgia Tech's 38-19 victory over Wofford in both teams' season openers on Saturday. Making his first career start, Thomas went 11 of 15 for 282 yards and completed his last eight passes for 250 yards to help the Yellow Jackets hold off the pesky FCS Terriers...
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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