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2004 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
Champs Sports Bowl champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
DivisionCoastal
2004 record7–5 (4–4 ACC)
Head coachChan Gailey (3rd season)
Offensive coordinatorPatrick Nix (3rd season)
Offensive schemeMixed shotgun and ace
Defensive coordinatorJon Tenuta (3rd season)
Base defenseZone blitz
Home stadiumBobby Dodd Stadium
(Capacity: 55,000)
Seasons
← 2003
2005 →
2004 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Virginia Tech   7 1         10 3  
Florida State   6 2         9 3  
Miami   5 3         9 3  
Virginia   5 3         8 4  
North Carolina   5 3         6 6  
Georgia Tech   4 4         7 5  
Clemson   4 4         6 5  
NC State   3 5         5 6  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Wake Forest   1 7         4 7  
Duke   1 7         2 9  
† – BCS representative as champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2004 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team represented the Georgia Institute of Technology in the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's coach was former University of Florida quarterback Chan Gailey. It played its home games at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 41:00 PMSamford*W 28–743,100[1][2][3][4]
September 118:00 PMat No. 20 ClemsonABCW 28–2481,427[5][6][7][8]
September 186:05 PMat North CarolinaL 13–3446,250[9][10]
October 23:30 PMNo. 4 Miami
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta, Georgia
ABCL 3–2755,000[11][12][13][14][15]
October 93:30 PMat No. 23 MarylandABCW 20–752,733[16][17][18][19][20]
October 1612:00 PMDukedagger
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta, Georgia
JPSW 24–746,856[21][22][23][24]
October 287:45 PMNo. 22 Virginia Tech
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
ESPNL 20–3448,398[25][26]
November 612:00 PMat NC StateJPSW 24–1456,800[27][28][29]
November 131:00 PMConnecticut*
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
W 30–1043,577[30][31][32]
November 201:00 PMNo. 18 Virginia
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
ABCL 10–3043,971[33][34][35]
November 273:30 PMat No. 8 Georgia*CBSL 13–1992,746[36][37][38]
December 217:45 PMvs. Syracuse*ESPNW 51–1428,237[39][40][41][42]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

Coaching staffEdit

ReferencesEdit

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