Carder is the leader of the TCU defense. Last year’s Mountain West Conference defensive player of the year, and All-American performer, has recorded 34 tackles, including two tackles-for-loss, one interception and one pass breakup.
Pachall has stepped in for four-year starter Andy Dalton and performed well. He has completed 131-of-188 passes for 1,566 yards, 17 touchdowns and four interceptions. He averages 223.7 passing yards per game.
Tucker has rushed 79 yards for 393 yards and seven touchdowns. He averages five yards per carry and 56.1 yards per game.
James leads the Horned Frogs in rushing with 45 carries for 450 yards, an average of 7.8 yards per carry. He has scored three touchdowns and recorded a 65-yard run this season.
Boyce has caught a team-high 38 passes for 604 yards and five touchdowns. He averages 86.3 yards per game.