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1978 Southeastern Conference Leaders

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Record: 60-49-4, .549 W-L% (2nd of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.82 (4th of 14) ▪ SOS: 7.54 (4th of 14)

Conference Champion: Alabama

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama, Kentucky and Louisiana State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama and Georgia)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 163
2. Jimmy Streater (TN) 101
3. John Brantley (FL) 85
4. David Woodley (LAST) 79
5. Van Heflin (VAND) 76
6. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 73
7. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 72
8. Mike Deaton (KY) 54
9. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 53
10. Bobby Garner (MS) 51
11. John Fourcade (MS) 36
12. Larry McCrimmon (KY) 35
13. Roy Coleman (MS) 33
14. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 32
15. Tim Groves (FL) 28
16. David Rudder (TN) 21
17. Buck Belue (GA) 14
18. Larry Ochab (FL) 13
19. Scotti Madison (VAND) 12
20. Mike Shutt (KY) 10
  Dwayne Brown (MSST) 10

Pass Attempts

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 287
2. Jimmy Streater (TN) 198
3. John Brantley (FL) 170
4. Van Heflin (VAND) 155
5. David Woodley (LAST) 154
6. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 140
7. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 133
8. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 111
9. Larry McCrimmon (KY) 106
10. Mike Deaton (KY) 105
11. John Fourcade (MS) 86
12. Bobby Garner (MS) 79
13. Tim Groves (FL) 71
14. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 69
  Roy Coleman (MS) 69
16. Scotti Madison (VAND) 48
17. David Rudder (TN) 33
18. Buck Belue (GA) 28
19. Larry Ochab (FL) 27
20. Mike Shutt (KY) 20

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 56.8
2. David Woodley (LAST) 51.3
3. Jimmy Streater (TN) 51.0
4. John Brantley (FL) 50.0
5. Van Heflin (VAND) 49.0

Passing Yards

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 2422
2. Jimmy Streater (TN) 1418
3. John Brantley (FL) 1334
4. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 1078
5. David Woodley (LAST) 995
6. Van Heflin (VAND) 984
7. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 878
8. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 760
9. Larry McCrimmon (KY) 752
10. Mike Deaton (KY) 623
11. Bobby Garner (MS) 512
12. John Fourcade (MS) 461
13. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 453
14. Roy Coleman (MS) 448
15. Tim Groves (FL) 395
16. Buck Belue (GA) 228
17. David Rudder (TN) 218
18. Larry Ochab (FL) 205
19. Mike Shutt (KY) 182
20. Scotti Madison (VAND) 176

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 8.4
2. John Brantley (FL) 7.8
3. Jimmy Streater (TN) 7.2
4. David Woodley (LAST) 6.5
5. Van Heflin (VAND) 6.3

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 6.5
2. John Brantley (FL) 5.7
3. Jimmy Streater (TN) 5.3
4. David Woodley (LAST) 4.8
5. Van Heflin (VAND) 3.5

Passing Touchdowns

1. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 13
2. Dave Marler (MSST) 11
  John Brantley (FL) 11
4. Larry McCrimmon (KY) 8
5. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 6
6. Jimmy Streater (TN) 4
7. Van Heflin (VAND) 3
  Tim Groves (FL) 3
  David Woodley (LAST) 3
  Charlie Trotman (AUB) 3
11. James Jones (MSST) 2
  Steve Ensminger (LAST) 2
  John Fourcade (MS) 2
  Mike Shutt (KY) 2
  David Rudder (TN) 2
  Mike Deaton (KY) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 17
2. John Brantley (FL) 13
3. Van Heflin (VAND) 11
  Larry McCrimmon (KY) 11
5. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 10
  Jimmy Streater (TN) 10
7. Tim Groves (FL) 9
  Charlie Trotman (AUB) 9
9. David Woodley (LAST) 7
  Mike Deaton (KY) 7
11. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 5
12. Scotti Madison (VAND) 4
  David Rudder (TN) 4
  John Fourcade (MS) 4
  Steve Ensminger (LAST) 4
16. Buck Belue (GA) 3
17. Bobby Garner (MS) 2
  Mike Shutt (KY) 2
  Larry Ochab (FL) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 128.5
2. John Brantley (FL) 122.0
3. Jimmy Streater (TN) 107.7
4. David Woodley (LAST) 102.9
5. Van Heflin (VAND) 94.6

Rush Attempts

1. Willie McClendon (GA) 287
2. Charles Alexander (LAST) 281
3. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 253
4. Frank Mordica (VAND) 173
5. Van Heflin (VAND) 155
6. Leon Perry (MS) 148
7. Jimmy Streater (TN) 146
8. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 137
9. James Jones (MSST) 130
  Hokie Gajan (LAST) 130
11. Calvin Davis (FL) 126
12. Tony Nathan (AL) 111
13. Kelsey Finch (TN) 105
  Hubert Simpson (TN) 105
15. Billy Jackson (AL) 103
16. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 101
17. Jimmy Womack (GA) 98
18. David Woodley (LAST) 97
19. Terry Williams (FL) 93
20. James Brooks (AUB) 90
  John Fourcade (MS) 90
  Major Ogilvie (AL) 90

Rushing Yards

1. Willie McClendon (GA) 1312
2. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 1205
3. Charles Alexander (LAST) 1172
4. Frank Mordica (VAND) 1065
5. Tony Nathan (AL) 770
6. James Jones (MSST) 687
7. Leon Perry (MS) 673
8. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 627
9. Hokie Gajan (LAST) 611
10. Jimmy Streater (TN) 593
11. Major Ogilvie (AL) 583
12. Billy Jackson (AL) 568
13. James Brooks (AUB) 534
14. Hubert Simpson (TN) 524
15. Calvin Davis (FL) 497
16. Kelsey Finch (TN) 408
17. Fred Collins (MSST) 402
18. David Woodley (LAST) 398
19. Jimmy Womack (GA) 395
20. William Andrews (AUB) 369

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tony Nathan (AL) 6.9
2. Major Ogilvie (AL) 6.5
3. Frank Mordica (VAND) 6.2
4. James Brooks (AUB) 5.9
5. Billy Jackson (AL) 5.5
6. James Jones (MSST) 5.3
7. William Andrews (AUB) 5.1
8. Hubert Simpson (TN) 5.0
9. Fred Collins (MSST) 4.8
10. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 4.8
11. Hokie Gajan (LAST) 4.7
12. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 4.6
13. Willie McClendon (GA) 4.6
14. Steve Whitman (AL) 4.5
15. Leon Perry (MS) 4.5
16. Charles Alexander (LAST) 4.2
17. David Woodley (LAST) 4.1
18. Jimmy Streater (TN) 4.1
19. Jimmy Womack (GA) 4.0
20. Calvin Davis (FL) 3.9

Receptions

1. Mardye McDole (MSST) 48
2. Felix Wilson (KY) 43
3. Martin Cox (VAND) 40
4. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 39
5. Lindsay Scott (GA) 36
6. Reggie Harper (TN) 31
7. Mike Quintela (LAST) 30
  Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 30
9. Charles Alexander (LAST) 28
10. Carlos Carson (LAST) 27
  Jeff Moore (TN) 27
  Tony Stephens (FL) 27
13. James Jones (MSST) 24
14. Curtis Weathers (MS) 22
  Ron Enclade (FL) 22
16. Keith Pugh (AL) 20
  Robert Chatman (MSST) 20
  David Ellis (MSST) 20
19. Billy Arbo (TN) 18
20. Chris Hill (KY) 17
  Rick Neal (AL) 17
  Ken Toler (MS) 17

Receiving Yards

1. Mardye McDole (MSST) 1035
2. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 745
3. Felix Wilson (KY) 727
4. Martin Cox (VAND) 674
5. Carlos Carson (LAST) 568
6. Jeff Moore (TN) 502
  Tony Stephens (FL) 502
8. Lindsay Scott (GA) 484
9. Keith Pugh (AL) 446
10. Ron Enclade (FL) 368
11. Curtis Weathers (MS) 361
12. Reggie Harper (TN) 356
13. Mike Quintela (LAST) 352
14. Chris Hill (KY) 311
15. David Ellis (MSST) 301
16. Robert Chatman (MSST) 290
17. Billy Arbo (TN) 276
18. Bruce Bolton (AL) 270
19. Rick Neal (AL) 268
20. Charles Alexander (LAST) 263

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Mardye McDole (MSST) 21.6
2. Carlos Carson (LAST) 21.0
3. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 19.1
4. Jeff Moore (TN) 18.6
  Tony Stephens (FL) 18.6
6. Felix Wilson (KY) 16.9
7. Martin Cox (VAND) 16.9
8. Ron Enclade (FL) 16.7
9. Curtis Weathers (MS) 16.4
10. Lindsay Scott (GA) 13.4
11. Mike Quintela (LAST) 11.7
12. Reggie Harper (TN) 11.5
13. James Jones (MSST) 9.9
14. Charles Alexander (LAST) 9.4
15. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 7.7

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 9
2. Mardye McDole (MSST) 7
3. Rick Neal (AL) 5
4. Felix Wilson (KY) 4
  Tony Stephens (FL) 4
6. James Jones (MSST) 3
  Chris Hill (KY) 3
  Bruce Bolton (AL) 3
  Martin Cox (VAND) 3
  Ron Enclade (FL) 3
  Fred Collins (MSST) 3
12. Carmon Prince (GA) 2
  Carlos Carson (LAST) 2
  Lindsay Scott (GA) 2
  Ulysses Norris (GA) 2
  Jeff Moore (TN) 2
  Robert Chatman (MSST) 2
  Charles Alexander (LAST) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 309
2. Willie McClendon (GA) 291
3. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 261
4. Frank Mordica (VAND) 180
5. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 167
6. Leon Perry (MS) 156
7. Van Heflin (VAND) 155
8. James Jones (MSST) 154
9. Jimmy Streater (TN) 146
10. Calvin Davis (FL) 134
  Hokie Gajan (LAST) 134
12. Tony Nathan (AL) 124
13. Hubert Simpson (TN) 116
14. Kelsey Finch (TN) 115
15. Billy Jackson (AL) 105
16. Fred Williams (KY) 103
17. Terry Williams (FL) 102
18. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 101
19. Jimmy Womack (GA) 99
20. Major Ogilvie (AL) 98

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 1435
2. Willie McClendon (GA) 1339
3. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 1235
4. Frank Mordica (VAND) 1081
5. Mardye McDole (MSST) 1035
6. James Jones (MSST) 924
7. Tony Nathan (AL) 874
8. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 859
9. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 845
10. Felix Wilson (KY) 727
11. Leon Perry (MS) 711
12. Martin Cox (VAND) 679
13. Hokie Gajan (LAST) 641
14. Hubert Simpson (TN) 626
15. Major Ogilvie (AL) 596
16. Billy Jackson (AL) 595
17. Jimmy Streater (TN) 593
18. Chris Hill (KY) 592
19. Calvin Davis (FL) 584
20. Carlos Carson (LAST) 558

Total Plays

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 375
2. Jimmy Streater (TN) 344
3. Van Heflin (VAND) 310
4. Willie McClendon (GA) 289
5. Charles Alexander (LAST) 282
6. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 257
7. David Woodley (LAST) 251
8. John Brantley (FL) 238
9. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 223
10. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 212
11. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 188
12. John Fourcade (MS) 176
13. Frank Mordica (VAND) 173
14. Larry McCrimmon (KY) 160
15. Leon Perry (MS) 148
16. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 137
17. Roy Coleman (MS) 134
18. James Jones (MSST) 132
19. Hokie Gajan (LAST) 130
20. Mike Deaton (KY) 129

Total Yards

1. Dave Marler (MSST) 2391
2. Jimmy Streater (TN) 2011
3. David Woodley (LAST) 1393
4. Willie McClendon (GA) 1345
5. John Brantley (FL) 1341
6. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 1279
7. Van Heflin (VAND) 1220
8. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 1173
9. Charles Alexander (LAST) 1172
10. Frank Mordica (VAND) 1065
11. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 970
12. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 911
13. Tony Nathan (AL) 784
14. James Jones (MSST) 750
15. John Fourcade (MS) 688
16. Larry McCrimmon (KY) 687
17. Leon Perry (MS) 673
18. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 627
19. Hokie Gajan (LAST) 611
20. Roy Coleman (MS) 610