Season Long Running Averages

Offense
Category GT PSU UM MSU PU SU UCLA NAVY UNC AF ARMY USC 2006 2005
Yards Per Rush 3.5 3.1 0.2 2.8 3.2 5.2 1.2 4.8 3.0 6.5 6.3 4.2 3.8 3.6
Avg. Yards per PA 6.5 8.0 4.9 8.9 8.3 6.1 6.8 11.8 9.4 10.9 7.3 6.1 7.5 8.7
Avg. Yards per PC 10.7 11.5 9.6 15.9 10.9 8.6 11.3 16.4 15.0 14.8 9.9 12.5 11.9 13.5
Pass Completion % 61% 69% 51% 56% 76% 71% 60% 72% 62% 74% 73% 49% 63% 65%
3rd Down Conv. 7/16 (44%) 5/13 (38%) 2/14 (14%)
1/11 (9%)
8/14 (57%)
7/13 (54%) 4/19 (21%) 4/11 (36%) 4/13 (31%) 3/7 (43%) 6/10 (60%) 7/18 (39%) 62/161 (39%) 90/184 (49%)
Rushing Yd Avg. 138.0
110.0 4.0 47.0 138.0 204.0 41.0 176.0 106.0 176.0 221.0 130.0 124.3 (75th) 147.1 (55th)
Passing Yd Avg. 246.0
287.0 241.0 319.0 316.0 232.0 304.0 295.0 346.0 207.0 218.0 274.0 273.8 (10th) 330.2 (4th)
Quinn Passing Eff. 114.9
163.9 92.2 170.3 152.4 163.5 131.6 210.7 186.5 234.7 160.7 122.0 151.6 (15th) 158.4 (7th)
Total Offense 384.0
397.0 245.0 366.0 454.0 436.0 345.0 471.0 452.0 383.0 439.0 404.0 398.0 (22nd) 477.3 (10th)
Scoring Offense 14.0
34.0 21.0 33.0 35.0 31.0 20.0 38.0 38.0 32.0 41.0 24.0 32.4 (13th) 36.7 (8th)
Time of Possession 35:25 33:11 26:04 24:21 38:01 34:40 34:14 30:39 32:13 21:25 28:11 30:53 30:46 32:51
Red Zone TDs 2/3 (66%) 4/6 (66%) 2/2 (100%)
2/2 (100%)
5/6 (83%)
4/4 (100%) 1/3 (33%) 3/4 (75%) 4/5 (80%) 2/2 (100%) 5/5 (100%) 3/5 (60%) 36/47 (77%) 38/55 (69%)

Defense
Category GT PSU UM MSU PU SU UCLA NAVY UNC AF ARMY USC 2006 2005
Yards per rush given up 4.2 4.8 2.9 5.8 5.1 2.3 0.9 4.8 1.2 3.3 1.6 4.3 3.6 3.9
Avg. yards per PA 5.8 5.5 10.0 6.1 8.7 8.6 6.8 6.1 8.9 10.8 4.4 9.5 7.6 7.7
Avg. yards per PC 11.7 9.4 16.9 12.7 17.3 15.4 13.6 10.8 15.0 14.6 11.5 15.6 13.9 14.6
Pass completion % 50% 59% 59% 48% 50% 56% 50% 57% 58% 74% 38% 61% 54% 53%
Quarterback sacks 1 2 2 3 0 5 3 4 4 2 3 1 30 31
Rushing yards against 119.0 158.0 120.0 248.0 92.0 72.0 26.0 271.0 31.0 200.0 58.0 139.0 127.8 (50th) 132.33 (34th)
Passing yards against 140.0 225.0 220.0 140.0 398.0 154.0 217.0 43.0 213.0 205.0 92.0 265.0 192.7 (48th) 264.6 (103rd)
Passing Eff. defense 112.75 107.8 186.64 124.6 137.0 134.6 121.3 108.7 174.1 181.7 71.6 161.3 135.3 (87th) 121.4 (53rd)
Total yd. against 259.0 383.0 340.0 388.0 490.0 226.0 243.0 314.0 244.0 405.0 150.0 404.0 320.5 (45th) 396.9 (75th)
Scoring Defense 10.0 17.0 33.0 30.0 21.0 10.0 17.0 14.0 20.0 17.0 10.0 37.0 22.4 (56th) 24.5 (53rd)
Red Zone defense 2/2 (100%) 3/4 (75%) 4/4 (100%)
2/2 (100%)
2/3 (66%)
1/1 (100%) 1/1 (100%) 2/3 (66%) 2/2 (100%) 3/5 (60%) 2/4 (50%) 5/5 (100%) 26/36 (81%) 31/41 (76%)
Red Zone TD defense 1/2 (50%) 2/4 (50%) 2/4 (50%)
1/2 (50%)
2/3 (66%)
0/1 (0%) 0/1 (0%) 2/3 (66%) 2/2 (100%) 2/5 (40%) 1/4 (25%) 4/5 (80%) 19/36 (53%) 23/41 (56%)

Turnovers
Category GT PSU UM MSU PU SU UCLA NAVY UNC AF ARMY USC 2006 2005
Interceptions by ND 0
1 1
2 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 10 13
Fumbles forced/recovered 0/0 3/2 0/0
2/1 1/1 0/0 1/1 2/1 1/0 0/0 2/1 0/0 12/7 20/11
Turnovers gained 0 3 1
3 1 1 2 1 0 0 3 2 17 24
Had intercepted 0 0 3
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 8
Fumbles/Lost 0 1/0 2/2
3/1 0/0 0/0 1/1 0/0 1/1 0/0 4/1 0/0 12/6 17/6
Turnovers lost 0 0 5
2 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 11 14
Turnover Margin 0 +3 -4
+1 +1 +1 +1 +1 -1 0 +1 +2 +6 +10

Special Teams
Category GT PSU UM MSU PU SU UCLA NAVY UNC AF ARMY USC 2006 2005
Kickoff Return average 39.5 13.0 22.6 24.8 20.0 13.3 17.7 18.0 27.5 N/A 23.5 20.3 21.5 19.0
Kickoff Return avg. allowed 17.5 13.2 14.8 20.0 21.8 16.0 20.2 13.2 26.0 20.4 28.2 24.7 20.2 21.2
Punt Return average 7.5 2.0 4.0 25.0 2.0 2.0 2.5 1.0 16.8 N/A 3.3 1.0 7.3 14.1
Punt Return avg. allowed 8.0 6.0 16.0 15.0 0.0 3.0 12.5 0.0 16.0 14.5 10.0 22.0 12.1 6.4
Net Punt avg.
41.6 44.0 39.9 41.1 45.7 31.3 32.6 N/A 34.6 32.5 45.0 24.3 37.2 36.1
Kickoff avg. / Touchbacks
64.7/1 59.1/2 60.0/0 60.1/2 58.0/0 59.0/2  63.0/0 56.4/2 57.8/1 62.9/2 57.0/1 38.0/0 57.9/13 59.3/10
Field Goal Att./Made
0/2 2/2 0/0 0/0 0/1 1/1 2/3 1/1 1/1 0/0 0/0 1/1 8/12 12/18