Trip to Jacksonville State on Tap For the Dolphins on Saturday

Trip to Jacksonville State on Tap For the Dolphins on Saturday

The Dolphins head to Jacksonville State on Saturday for a 6:00 pm (7:00 pm EST) kickoff. Jacksonville (0-1) is coming off a loss at Delaware last week in which JU foreced four turnovers and racked up 35 points. JSU (1-0) won its season opener at Alabama State, 24-22 last week. Saturday's contest marks the first ever meeting between the two schools. 

Radio
92.5 FM (Richard Miller & Brian Freshley). Pregame starting at 5:50 pm (6:30 pm EST)

'Fin Facts

  • Feeling Special: The JU special teams forced turnovers on a punt return, kickoff return and an onside kick in the season opener at Delaware. The Dolphins also had two returns of 35+ yards
  • Of Andrew Robustelli's 23 career receptions, 8 have gone for touchdowns
  • In his last three complete games (all road contests) QB Kade Bell has thrown for 11 touchdowns and an average of 270 yards per game
  • JU is 6-2 all-time (4-0 on the road) against the OVC with all eight games coming against Austin Peay
  • Ed Foley (12 tackles), Andre Addidson (10 tackles) and Mike Klein (10 tackles) all hard career highs in tackles against Delaware
  • The 63-yard INT return for a touchdown by Antonio McRae against Delaware was the longest by a JU player since the 2010 season and the fourth longest INT TD return in school history
  • The Dolphins produced nine plays that covered more than 20 yards against Delaware, including four of the five touchdowns
  • For the first time in league history the Pioneer Football League regular season champion will receive an automatic bid to the FCS playoffs this season
  • JU is a Pioneer Football League best 32-8 in PFL games over the past five seasons
  • JU was picked third in the PFL preseason coaches poll behind San Diego and Butler
  • JU is represented by 92 players from the state of Florida on their roster
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