Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Countdown to Kickoff: The Stats Story


"Football doesn't really lend itself to all that numerical analysis," quarterback Matt Baker says. "I'd like to think of some stat that no one talks about and is really unique, but there just aren't any like that." There are some stats, however, that both players and coaches say are overemphasized by fans. "Passing yards are overrated," Baker says. "You can throw for 130 or 140 yards and still have a great game if you complete 80 percent of your passes. (Tar Heel Blue)


Related: |

Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Recent Football News:

Eagles’ Mack Hollins again willing to work for bigger role

Audio: Shaun Draughn: UNC football standout hosting 2nd Celebrity Bowling Fundraiser on June 2

Twenty-One UNC Sports Exceed APR National Average

Athlon Sports' 2018 Preseason All-ACC Football Team

Could Mitch Trubisky Become a Star?

Dre Bly Takes Picture with Dean Smith's Son


© 2005-2018 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.