2020 Nebraska-Purdue stats matchup

Categories: 2020 Football
Adrian Martinez
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Boilermakers match up statistically entering their Dec. 5th game in West Lafayette. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 85.07, Purdue 71.25.



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Rushing offense187.64697.8122
Passing offense180.4106304.019
Pass efficiency115.15107141.2547
Total offense368.089401.860
Scoring offense20.610727.276
Rushing defense204.4103151.654
Pass defense219.846254.489
Pass eff. defense137.4164142.3981
Total defense424.278406.063
Scoring defense32.69128.461
Net punting34.4311736.1099
Punt returns7.71594.0096
Kickoff returns18.448517.8192
Turnover margin-1.201160.2056
Tackles for loss6.0665.491
Sacks allowed2.20671.8042
Third-down conversion0.3231160.40368
Third-down defense0.4941140.45297
Fourth-down conversion0.600500.62541
Fourth-down defense0.8001200.50037
Red zone offense0.857450.720111
Red zone defense0.852740.76930
First downs offense1078611780
First downs defense1195211243
Fewest penalties6.60856.2072
Fewest penalty yards58.008246.6043
Time of possession26:2511527:53103


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