2019 Nebraska-Illinois football stats matchup

Categories: 2019 Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Fighting Illini match up statistically entering their Sept. 21st game in Champaign.

 

NEBRASKA

2-1 (0-0)

 ILLINOIS 

2-1 (0-0)

Avg. Rank Avg. Rank
Rushing offense 171.7 68 168.0 72
Passing offense 251.7 59 239.3 69
Pass efficiency 150.78 48 151.56 47
Total offense 423.3 62 407.3 72
Scoring offense 36.7 37 34.7 44
Rushing defense 82.0 20 79.3 17
Pass defense 294.0 116 239.7 89
Pass eff. defense 121.83 47 126.63 67
Total defense 376.0 69 319.0 44
Scoring defense 21.0 51 20.0 47
Net punting 43.64 17 42.40 23
Punt returns 14.29 24 6.17 75
Kickoff returns 23.75 36 28.83 13
Turnover margin 0.67 32 0.33 44
Tackles for loss 8.7 13 11.0 2
Sacks 3.00 25 4.00 9
Sacks allowed 2.67 92 3.22 109
Third-down conversion 0.395 73 0.512 21
Third-down defense 0.333 44 0.293 29
Fourth-down conversion 0.750 33 0.333 90
Fourth-down defense 0.444 59 1.000 119
Red zone offense 0.667 117 0.846 63
Red zone defense 0.800 57 1.000 106
First downs offense 56 85 67 44
First downs defense 61 77 55 60
Fewest penalties 5.33 31 8.33 111
Fewest penalty yards 48.00 44 84.33 125
Time of possession 25:44 122 28:37 91

 

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