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GENERAL
Nickname: Jaguars
Colors: Orange/Blue
Coach: Jeremy Fullbright
League: 4A Triangle 6 (moving from 4A Southwest Wake)
Playoff Division: 4A
Playoff Division Rank: #60

RETURNERS
Returning Offensive Starters: 7
Returning Defensive Starters: 3
2016 JV Record: 1-8
Starting Quarterback Returning: yes
Top Running Back Returning: yes
Top Receiver Returning: no
Top OL Returning: yes
Top Defender Returning: yes

TOP PLAYERS
O.J. Flowers 5'8" 165 Junior ATH 4.4
Geo-Vany Cannon 6'0" 175 Junior FS 4.65
Isaiah Henderson 6'0" 195 Junior RB/OLB 4.7

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES
Team Strengths: Many Contributors Returning
Team Weaknesses: Line Depth, Have A Few Key Position Changes

RATINGS
2016 Final Power Rating: 0.2
2016 National Rank: #7329
2016 State Rank: #206
Personnel (Back/Lost) Rating Adjustment: +2.5
2017 Starting Power Rating: 2.7
2017 National Rank: #6681
2017 State Rank: #191
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2016 Rating): 5.7
Dynasty National Rank: #6358
2017 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: worse by 3
Dynasty Record: 64-97 (40-55 in league)

HISTORICAL
2016 Overall Record: 4-7
2016 League Record/Finish: 4-4 (tied for 5th)
2016 Points For Average: 28.9
2016 Points Against Average: 36.4
2016 Differential: -7.5
2016 Wins: #6134 Panther Creek (Cary) (35-28), #10210 Apex (22-15), #11547 Cary (82-34), #12113 Apex Friendship (Apex) (47-34)
2016 Losses: #262 Middle Creek (Apex) (54-0), #1756 Cardinal Gibbons (Raleigh) (49-27), #3466 Holly Springs (41-14), #3759 Grimsley (Greensboro) (27-6), #4144 Fuquay-Varina (57-43), #5418 Green Hope (Cary) (27-23), #5926 Washington [George] (Danville, VA) (34-19)
2016 Opponents W-L: 67-64
Recent League Championships: 2007 (tied for 1st; Tri-Eight)
Winning Streak Entering 2017 Season: none

SCHEDULE
2017 Schedule: 8/18 at Cardinal Gibbons (Raleigh), 8/25 at Broughton [Needham B.] (Raleigh), 8/31 Knightdale, 9/8 at Enloe [William G.] (Raleigh), 9/15 Apex Friendship (Apex), 9/22 West Johnston (Benson), 10/6 Jordan [Charles E.] (Durham), 10/13 at Green Hope (Cary), 10/20 at Cary, 10/27 Panther Creek (Cary), 11/3 Riverside (Durham)
Highest-Rated 2017 Regular Season Opponents: Cardinal Gibbons (Raleigh) (25.1), West Johnston (Benson) (15.2), Green Hope (Cary) (11.8)
Lowest-Rated 2017 Regular Season Opponents: Apex Friendship (Apex) (-15.1), Cary (-10.7), Broughton [Needham B.] (Raleigh) (-5.8)
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 10.4
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 3
2017 vs. 2016 Schedule Strength Comparison: -7.4
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #191
2017 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #6467
2017 Projected Regular Season Record: 6-5
2017 Projected League Finish: 3rd
2017 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%