The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (8-4 Overall, 4-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their last three of the season. That included a big 30-20 victory over #18 Virginia Tech. The team finished fifth in the SEC Coastal. The Kentucky Wildcats (7-5 Overall, 4-4 Southeastern Conference) finished fourth in the SEC East. Their run at the end of the season included a 41-38 win over #15 Louisville.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
The team has been penalized just 49 times for 428 yards. That’s disciplined play. They have made 16 sacks, 53 TFL, and 11 INTs. They defended 29 passes, had 37 QB hurries and caused seven fumbles. The team’s turnover margin stands at plus three.
The team has a turnover margin of minus six. The Wildcats have made 28 sacks, 65 TFL, and 13 INTs. They’ve also posted 32 PD, 21 QB hurries and 6 FF. The Wildcat defense is worrisome.
2016 TaxSlayer Bowl Free Pick
For our 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl free pick, we are going with Georgia Tech at -3.0 and the over at 61.
The 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl will be played on Saturday, Dec. 31 at 11 a.m. at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, FL. The game will be on ESPN.