Nottm Forest are winless in five against Blackpool in league competition, drawing four (L1).
Blackpool have gone seven league games unbeaten against Nottm Forest at the City Ground, drawing five (W2).
The Tangerines lost six times in games in which they were ahead in last season; more than any Championship side.
Forest have kept a clean sheet in seven of their last eight matches on the opening day of the season (W3 D4 L1).
Blackpool have won their last four matches on the opening day of the season, all of which were away from home.
Veteran midfielder Andy Reid scored and assisted 31% of the Reds' league goals last term, more than any than any other player.
The Tangerines went 17 games without a win between December and March last season (D4 L13), the longest winless run in the division.
No player scored more goals coming off the bench last season than Nottm Forest striker Darius Henderson (6).
No side scored more headed goals in the Championship last term than Nottm Forest (23).
The Seasiders were shown a league-high 10 red cards in 2013/14.