Keys to the game: 5-A Football Playoffs Round 2 – Cedar Shoals vs. Rome

The Cedar Shoals Jaguars (8-3) travel to Rome, Georgia to face off with the Rome Wolves (11-0) on Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. The game will air live on the NFHS Network.

Keys to the game

Rome Rushing Game

  • Cedar Shoals needs to be aware of Rome’s incredible rushing game led by running back Jamious Griffin who has 2,255 rushing yards on the season.

Cedar Shoals Defense

  • Cedar Shoals has accounted for 10 interceptions and 28 sacks while also only holding teams to an average of 13.1 points per game.   

Cedar Shoals Jaguars

997 – Senior quarterback Kiyonnice Smith’s total passing yards this season

997 – Senior running back Devontaye Bankston’s total all purpose yards this year

826 – Senior running back Osiris Walker’s total rushing yards this season

345 – Total receiving yards by Cedar Shoals Tight End/Wide Receiver junior Rickil Willingham this year

Rome Wolves

1,171 – Senior quarterback Knox Kadum’s total passing yards this year

771 – Senior wide receiver Xavier Roberts’ total receiving yards this season

62 – Junior linebacker Nick Burge’s total tackles this year

4 – Total sacks by Wolves senior defensive linemen Montrell Milsap