BLAKE MITCHELL
Quarterback
2003-2007
LaGrange, GA
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
LaGrange LaGrange, GA

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
2003 Fall 2003 12 QB 6-4 185 Fr
2003 Alabama-Birmingham 2003 12 QB 6-4 185 Fr
2003 Final 2003 12 QB 6-4 185 Fr 0 0
2004 Spring 2004 12 QB 6-4 185 RFr
2004 Fall 2004 12 QB 6-4 185 RFr 0 0
2005 Fall 2005 12 QB 6-3 194 So 11 11
2006 Spring 2006 12 QB 6-3 206 Jr
2006 2006 Spring Game 12 QB 6-3 206 Jr
2006 Fall 2006 12 QB 6-3 212 Jr 8 6
2007 Spring 2007 12 QB 6-3 211 Sr
2007 Fall 2007 12 QB 6-3 217 Sr 6 6
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
10/9/04 vs Mississippi Quarterback 2nd String
9/2/05 vs Central Florida Quarterback Starter
9/11/05 vs Georgia Quarterback Starter
9/18/05 vs Alabama Quarterback Starter
9/24/05 vs Troy Quarterback Starter
10/8/05 vs Kentucky Quarterback Starter
11/5/05 vs Arkansas Quarterback Starter
Official Pre-Spring 2006 Quarterback Starter
10/7/2006 vs. Kentucky Quarterback 2nd String
2007 Official Pre-Spring Depth Chart Quarterback Starter
9/8/07 vs. Georgia Quarterback Starter
9/15/2007 vs. S.C. State Quarterback Starter
9/22/07 vs. LSU Quarterback Starter
9/29/2007 vs Mississippi State Quarterback 2nd String
10/13/07 vs. North Carolina Quarterback 2nd String
11/24/07 vs. Clemson Quarterback Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Top 10 Quarterbacks (1975-2005)
Honors
AwardYear
2002 Atlanta Journal Constitution Super 11
2005 Spring Most Improved Quarterback
2006 Weight Room Effort - Offense
2007 Spring Joe Morrison Award - Offense
Recruiting Rankings and Honors
SourcePositionRank
Athlon's PreSeason Top High School Seniors QB
Rivals.com PSQB 11
Sporting News National Hot 100 ALL 74
Sporting News Southeast Top 100 QB 4
Passing
YearAttComPctYdsYPATDIntI%3D Att3D Conv%NEWSRtg
2004 22 9 40.9 86 3.91 1 3 13.6 6 0.0 2.05 73.62
2005 315 186 59.0 2350 7.46 17 12 3.8 73 42.5 6.37 121.82
2006 202 135 66.8 1789 8.86 10 6 3.0 35 42.9 8.17 141.33
2007 255 152 59.6 1747 6.85 10 9 3.5 52 23.1 6.03 117.21
Tot 794 482 60.7 5972 7.52 38 30 3.8 664 34.9 123.97
Red Zone Passing
YearAttComCom%YdsTDIntI%3D Att3D C%
2004 1 1 100.0 17 1 0 0.0 0
2005 43 21 48.8 177 11 2 4.7 10 50.0
2006 22 12 54.5 122 6 1 4.5 5 20.0
2007 34 16 47.1 140 7 0 0.0 10 50.0
Passing by Receiver
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
2004
Cory Boyd 3 4 75.0 1 0 0 0.00
Troy Williamson 1 3 33.3 7 0 0 0.00
Gonzie Gray 1 2 50.0 9 0 0 50.00
Noah Whiteside 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Daccus Turman 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Michael Flint 1 1 100.0 11 1 0 100.00
David Laggis 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
D'Von Hill 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Andrea Gause 1 1 100.0 8 0 0 100.00
Andy Boyd 1 1 100.0 17 1 0 100.00
Travis Lee 1 1 100.0 33 1 0 100.00
2005
Sidney Rice 66 103 64.1 1038 50 0 59.22
Syvelle Newton 21 35 60.0 263 11 0 42.86
Kenny McKinley 20 33 60.6 248 10 0 45.45
Kris Clark 18 27 66.7 227 10 0 59.26
Mike Davis 14 19 73.7 134 3 0 36.84
Daccus Turman 12 18 66.7 58 1 0 38.89
Noah Whiteside 6 12 50.0 117 5 0 41.67
Carlos Thomas 8 12 66.7 65 1 0 50.00
Bobby Wallace 6 8 75.0 41 1 0 50.00
Carson Askins 5 7 71.4 61 4 0 71.43
Travis Lee 1 6 16.7 40 1 0 16.67
Michael Flint 1 4 25.0 -2 0 0 0.00
Robert Pavlovic 2 3 66.7 18 1 0 66.67
Antonio Heffner 1 3 33.3 7 1 0 33.33
Jonathan Hannah 1 2 50.0 24 1 0 50.00
Lanard Stafford 1 1 100.0 4 0 0 100.00
Andy Boyd 1 1 100.0 12 0 0 100.00
2006
Sidney Rice 38 61 62.3 528 26 0 59.02
Kenny McKinley 27 40 67.5 463 22 0 67.50
Cory Boyd 19 22 86.4 206 7 0 50.00
Freddie Brown 12 14 85.7 121 6 0 64.29
Mike Davis 8 9 88.9 73 3 0 55.56
Noah Whiteside 5 7 71.4 78 3 0 71.43
Syvelle Newton 6 7 85.7 45 2 0 71.43
Moe Brown 3 5 60.0 31 1 0 60.00
Mike West 3 5 60.0 41 1 0 60.00
Robert Pavlovic 3 5 60.0 17 0 0 60.00
Lanard Stafford 3 4 75.0 28 1 0 75.00
Jared Cook 2 4 50.0 46 2 0 50.00
Andy Boyd 2 2 100.0 63 2 0 100.00
Chris Hail 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Taylor Rank 1 1 100.0 8 0 0 100.00
Seth Edwards 1 1 100.0 7 0 0 0.00
O.J. Murdock 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Bobby Wallace 1 1 100.0 19 0 0 100.00
2007
Kenny McKinley 52 79 65.8 649 33 0 53.16
Jared Cook 18 39 46.2 231 13 0 46.15
Dion Lecorn 18 31 58.1 241 12 0 54.84
Cory Boyd 19 24 79.2 177 9 0 58.33
Moe Brown 9 18 50.0 100 5 0 38.89
Freddie Brown 7 14 50.0 68 3 0 35.71
Mike Davis 13 14 92.9 127 4 0 50.00
Weslye Saunders 4 8 50.0 45 2 0 25.00
Andy Boyd 5 6 83.3 28 0 0 50.00
Larry Freeman 1 4 25.0 11 0 0 25.00
Jason Barnes 1 3 33.3 34 1 0 33.33
Lanard Stafford 2 2 100.0 17 0 0 100.00
Patrick DiMarco 2 2 100.0 16 0 0 100.00
Mark Barnes 1 1 100.0 6 1 0 100.00
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
2004 6 30 5.0 0
2005 45 -128 -2.8 1
2006 25 47 1.9 1
2007 29 -66 -2.3 2
Tot 105 -117 -1.1 4
Rushing from Play-by-Play
YearAttYdsAvg1DNeg RushNR%Stuff%10+ Yds10+ %20+ Yds3D Conv%TD
2004 6 30 5.0 2 0 50.00 0.0 1 16.7 0 33.3 0
2005 20 57 2.9 4 2 60.00 35.0 1 5.0 0 28.6 1
2006 16 93 5.8 5 0 43.75 12.5 2 12.5 0 60.0 1
2007 15 43 2.9 8 1 40.00 20.0 1 6.7 0 75.0 2
Success Rate and Adjusted Yds
Year Pass Plays Pass SR Pass SPP Rush Plays Rush SR Rush SPP Rec Plays Rec SR Rec SPP Tot SPP AdjYds
2004 21 38.10 3.9800000000000004 6 50.00 5.0200000000000005 0 0 9 -26
2005 312 50.96 420.78 44 18.18 -50.940000000000005 0 0 369.84000000000003 584.5
2006 200 60.00 365.70000000000005 25 36.00 -6.34 0 0 359.36 681
2007 254 50.39 313.97 29 31.03 -18.03 0 0 295.93999999999994 463.5
Penalties
YearPenaltiesYards
2005 1 -14
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
2005-09-01 Central Florida Quarterback
2005-09-10 Georgia Quarterback
2005-09-17 Alabama Quarterback
2005-09-24 Troy State Quarterback
2005-10-08 Kentucky Quarterback
2005-10-22 Vanderbilt Quarterback
2005-10-29 Tennessee Quarterback
2005-11-05 Arkansas Quarterback
2005-11-12 Florida Quarterback
2005-11-19 Clemson Quarterback
2005-12-30 Missouri Quarterback
2006-08-31 Mississippi State Quarterback
2006-09-09 Georgia Quarterback
2006-11-11 Florida Quarterback
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State Quarterback
2006-11-25 Clemson Quarterback
2006-12-29 Houston Quarterback
2007-09-08 Georgia Quarterback
2007-09-15 South Carolina State Quarterback
2007-09-22 Louisiana State Quarterback
2007-11-03 Arkansas Quarterback
2007-11-10 Florida Quarterback
2007-11-24 Clemson Quarterback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
2004 2004-09-18 South Florida 1 2 0
2004-10-16 Kentucky 5 28 0
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 6 -6 0
2005-09-10 Georgia 4 -32 0
2005-09-17 Alabama 2 2 0
2005-09-24 Troy State 4 -42 0
2005-10-08 Kentucky 4 -18 1
2005-10-22 Vanderbilt 3 1 0
2005-10-29 Tennessee 6 -3 0
2005-11-05 Arkansas 4 -30 0
2005-11-12 Florida 5 -1 0
2005-11-19 Clemson 4 2 0
2005-12-30 Missouri 3 -1 0
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 3 -17 0
2006-09-09 Georgia 4 18 0
2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 1 -6 0
2006-11-11 Florida 1 1 0
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State 1 -8 0
2006-11-25 Clemson 7 33 1
2006-12-29 Houston 8 22 0
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 7 -5 0
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 3 -18 0
2007-09-22 Louisiana State 2 -19 0
2007-10-20 Vanderbilt 3 -22 0
2007-10-27 Tennessee 3 -1 1
2007-11-03 Arkansas 6 -11 1
2007-11-10 Florida 5 4 0
2007-11-24 Clemson 1 4 0
Single Game Passing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttComYdsTDInt
2004 2004-09-18 South Florida 2 2 20 0 0
2004-10-09 Mississippi 5 3 58 1 0
2004-10-16 Kentucky 7 2 10 0 2
2004-11-13 Florida 5 2 -2 0 1
2004-11-20 Clemson 3 0 0 0 0
2005 2005-09-01 Central Florida 23 18 330 3 0
2005-09-10 Georgia 34 22 236 1 2
2005-09-17 Alabama 38 20 173 1 1
2005-09-24 Troy State 14 11 177 2 0
2005-10-08 Kentucky 34 23 277 2 1
2005-10-22 Vanderbilt 27 15 221 2 1
2005-10-29 Tennessee 36 22 242 2 1
2005-11-05 Arkansas 25 12 142 2 0
2005-11-12 Florida 17 7 126 0 0
2005-11-19 Clemson 29 16 180 0 3
2005-12-30 Missouri 38 20 266 2 3
2006 2006-08-31 Mississippi State 22 12 91 0 1
2006-09-09 Georgia 22 16 156 0 0
2006-09-23 Florida Atlantic 11 5 75 0 0
2006-11-04 Arkansas 21 15 213 2 1
2006-11-11 Florida 33 24 275 0 0
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State 28 21 388 4 0
2006-11-25 Clemson 36 23 268 0 3
2006-12-29 Houston 29 19 323 4 1
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 32 21 178 0 0
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 21 14 147 3 3
2007-09-22 Louisiana State 16 7 70 0 1
2007-10-20 Vanderbilt 18 9 102 0 1
2007-10-27 Tennessee 45 31 290 1 1
2007-11-03 Arkansas 51 27 363 2 0
2007-11-10 Florida 42 26 316 1 1
2007-11-24 Clemson 31 18 284 3 2
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
2004-10-09 Mississippi 2 13:17 7 14 Andy Boyd, 17-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-09-01 Central Florida 1 12:46 7 0 Noah Whiteside, 49-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-09-01 Central Florida 1 07:17 14 0 Andy Boyd, 12-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-09-01 Central Florida 3 06:35 24 3 Syvelle Newton, 25-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-09-10 Georgia 4 06:52 15 17 Sidney Rice, 4-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (pass failed)
2005-09-17 Alabama 4 05:43 14 37 Sidney Rice, 6-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-09-24 Troy State 1 08:10 7 0 Syvelle Newton, 35-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-09-24 Troy State 1 01:56 14 0 Sidney Rice, 11-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-08 Kentucky 1 01:53 7 0 Blake Mitchell, 1-yd run (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-08 Kentucky 3 08:55 17 10 Sidney Rice, 27-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-08 Kentucky 3 05:35 24 16 Sidney Rice, 8-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-22 Vanderbilt 1 02:30 7 0 Sidney Rice, 16-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-22 Vanderbilt 4 01:41 35 28 Sidney Rice, 3-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-29 Tennessee 1 08:07 7 0 Sidney Rice, 19-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-10-29 Tennessee 4 11:33 13 12 Sidney Rice, 5-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (pass failed)
2005-11-05 Arkansas 1 07:33 7 0 Sidney Rice, 7-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-11-05 Arkansas 3 00:00 14 10 Kenny McKinley, 42-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-12-30 Missouri 1 12:07 7 0 Sidney Rice, 23 yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2005-12-30 Missouri 1 07:11 21 0 Carson Askins, 20-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Josh Brown kick)
2006-11-04 Arkansas 3 06:49 13 26 Kenny McKinley, 13-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-04 Arkansas 4 13:50 20 26 Sidney Rice, 10-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State 1 00:12 14 7 Andy Boyd, 15 yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State 2 08:56 21 7 Sidney Rice, 37 yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State 2 03:46 28 7 Sidney Rice, 27 yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-18 Middle Tennessee State 3 04:35 38 7 Cory Boyd, 19 yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-11-25 Clemson 1 05:57 7 7 Blake Mitchell, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-12-29 Houston 2 10:47 13 7 Robert Pavlovic, 1-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (kick failed)
2006-12-29 Houston 2 02:53 20 14 Sidney Rice, 19-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-12-29 Houston 4 12:15 37 28 Kenny McKinley, 43-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2006-12-29 Houston 4 07:39 44 28 Kenny McKinley, 43-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 1 00:47 17 3 Kenny McKinley, 12-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 3 06:49 24 3 Mike Davis, 9-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-09-15 South Carolina State 4 09:58 38 3 Mark Barnes, 6-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Spencer Lanning kick)
2007-10-27 Tennessee 3 05:41 7 21 Blake Mitchell, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-10-27 Tennessee 4 11:11 21 21 Kenny McKinley, 8-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-03 Arkansas 2 08:05 10 21 Blake Mitchell, 1-yd run (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-03 Arkansas 3 09:07 20 28 Jared Cook, 21-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-03 Arkansas 3 04:29 27 35 Dion Lecorn, 22-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-10 Florida 1 09:00 7 13 Jared Cook, 5-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-24 Clemson 1 02:52 7 10 Kenny McKinley, 19-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-24 Clemson 3 08:35 14 17 Kenny McKinley, 40-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
2007-11-24 Clemson 4 09:00 21 20 Dion Lecorn, 4-yd pass from Blake Mitchell (Ryan Succop kick)
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2005 2005-09-24 Troy State 1 10 USC 35 Blake Mitchell sacked for loss of 14 (Johnny Faulk)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2005 2005-09-10 Georgia 1 10 USC 20 Team rush, fumble recoved by Blake Mitchell at SC 19
2007 2007-09-08 Georgia 3 4 UGA 21 Blake Mitchell rush for loss of 2, fumble, recovered by Mitchell
2007 2007-09-22 Louisiana State 3 7 USC 28 Blake Mitchell pass for Freddie Brown incomplete (Tyson Jackson QBH), Mitchell fumbled and recovered
2007 2007-10-27 Tennessee 1 10 UTN 45 Blake Mitchell sacked for loss of 4, fumble, recovered by Blake Mitchell (Ellix Wilson, Wes Brown)