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No. 14 Miami clearly much deeper than a year ago

Stephen Morris Stephen Morris
By TIM REYNOLDS
AP Sports Writer

Maybe the best explanation of how much deeper Miami is this year compared to 2012 comes from looking at the sack numbers.

A year ago through four games, the Hurricanes had five sacks, as a team.

This season, through four games, the No. 14 team in the nation has 11 different players with a sack.

That's one of many statistical examples how the Hurricanes have looked big-time better this year. Miami (4-0, 0-0) gets into Atlantic Coast Conference play this Saturday against Georgia Tech (3-1, 2-1 ACC), looking for its fifth straight win in the series.

So far, the Hurricanes have had 17 players record a tackle for loss, 14 players catch a pass, 10 score touchdowns and six record an interception.

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