Here is an in-depth breakdown of NC State player snaps after the first game of the season. Six players played the most snaps on the offensive side of the ball, and defensive backs Juston Burris, Jack Tocho, and Hakim Jones led the way defensively.
HIGHEST SNAP COUNT
QB Jacoby Brissett, OL Quinton Schooley, Alex Barr, Joe Thuney, Tyson Chandler, Rob Crisp (77)
Defense: CB Jack Tocho, CB Juston Burriss, S Hakim Jones (65)
10 true freshmen saw the first playing time of their careers: FB Jaylen Samuels, WR Bo Hines, WR Stephen Louis, TE Cole Cook, DE Kentavius Street, DT BJ Hill, LB Bradley Chubb, LB Airius Moore, S Shawn Boone, and S Germaine Pratt
8 additional players saw their first action for NC State: QB Jacoby Brissett, TE Lucas Wilson, DT Kenton Gibbs, LB Jerod Fernandez, LB Ernie Robinson, CB Malcolm Means, CB Charlie Twitty, and S Josh Jones
5 players earned their first start in an NC State uniform: QB Jacoby Brissett, WR Bo Hines, LB Jerod Fernandez, S Dravious Wright, and S Josh Jones
NUMBERS OF PLAYERS PLAYED BY POSITION
OL - 5
QB - 1
FB - 2
RB - 3
WR - 8
TE - 4
DE - 4
DT - 5
LB - 4
CB - 4
S - 4
NOTE: Included in the chart is a breakdown of snaps played by each player on each side of the ball, a look at the total snaps played by class, and a look at the snaps played by class offensively and defensively.
The chart will be updated following each game.
Week 1: NC State Play Chart