Peoria Notre Dame (Peoria, IL)       previews home


GENERAL
Nickname: Irish
Colors: Navy/White/Kelly Green
League: Big Twelve
Playoff Division: none

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 7
Returning Defensive Starters: 7
Starting Quarterback Returning: no
Top Running Back Returning: no
Top Receiver Returning: yes
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
Isaiah Ward 6'0" 260 Senior OL/DL 4.9
Jett Schmitt 6'4" 280 Junior OL/DL 4.9
Alex Shaw 5'10" 195 Senior RB 4.7

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Experienced OL, 5 Of Defensive Front 7 Return, Entire DL Is Back
Team Weaknesses: Inexperienced QB

RATINGS
2015 Final Power Rating: 29.6
2015 National Rank: #1907
2015 State Rank: #67
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +1.5
Reg Season Schedule Strength Downward Rating Adjustment: -1.1
2016 Starting Power Rating: 31.1
2016 National Rank: #1666
2016 State Rank: #61
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2015 Rating): 7.8
Dynasty National Rank: #5658
2016 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: better by 23.3
Dynasty Record: 65-62 (39-27 in league)

HISTORICAL
2015 Overall Record: 8-3
2015 League Record/Finish: 7-2 (2nd)
2015 Points For Average: 36.6
2015 Points Against Average: 29.5
2015 Differential: +7.1
2015 Wins: #1282 Central (Champaign) (27-21), #2838 West (Normal) (56-52), #2838 West (Normal) (43-21), #5022 Centennial (Champaign) (27-12), #5830 Richwoods (Peoria) (7-0), #6517 Danville (44-37), #9294 Urbana (48-22), #11164 Manual (Peoria) (64-20)
2015 Losses: #577 Normal (42-21), #728 Sacred Heart-Griffin (Springfield) (61-38), #1843 Peoria (36-28)
2015 Opponents W-L: 66-49
Winning Streak Entering 2016 Season: 2
Streak List: 8/26/16 Alleman (Rock Island) (62-28), 9/2/16 Manual (Peoria) (56-14)

SCHEDULE
2016 Schedule: 8/26 at Alleman (Rock Island), 9/2 Manual (Peoria), 9/9 at Normal, 9/16 Peoria, 9/23 at Urbana, 9/30 at Richwoods (Peoria), 10/7 Central (Champaign), 10/14 Centennial (Champaign), 10/21 at Normal West (Normal)
Highest-Rated 2016 Regular Season Opponents: Normal (44.7), Central (Champaign) (36.4), Peoria (34.5)
Lowest-Rated 2016 Regular Season Opponents: Manual (Peoria) (-25.7), Urbana (-6.4), Richwoods (Peoria) (3.2)
2015 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 14.1 (21.1 overall)
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 15
2016 vs. 2015 Schedule Strength Comparison: +0.9
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #112
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #3250
2016 Projected Regular Season Record: 7-2
2016 Projected League Finish: 4th
2016 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: 1%