PFF College has released their Team of the Week for the ACC, and Wake Forest’s Jamie Newman, Kendall Hinton, Justin Strnad, and Amari Henderson were all featured.
Here is the ACC Team of the Week for Week 1 on offense! pic.twitter.com/WqVXZhs9ir— PFF College (@PFF_College) September 2, 2019
Here is the ACC Team of the Week for Week 1 on defense! pic.twitter.com/hoTZFEc8UQ— PFF College (@PFF_College) September 2, 2019
Jamie Newman finished the game 34/47 passing and threw for 401 yards, 3 passing touchdowns, and no interceptions. He had a QB rating of 66.4. Newman also had 21 rushes for 36 yards and a rushing touchdown.
Hinton had 9 receptions for 66 yards, including the game winning touchdown catch with 1:08 remaining in the game.
Justin Strnad had 12 total tackles, with nine of them being solo. He also had the game-winning interception of Utah State quarterback Jordan Love on the final drive as they were marching into field goal range.
Amari Henderson had 3 total tackles, all of them solo, and an interception. His interception at the Utah State 12 yard line set up a 12 yard touchdown run by Christian Beal-Smith to give the Deacs a 31-28 lead with 49 seconds to go in the third quarter.
Congratulations to these Deacs on these ACC Team of the Week awards.