2021 Nebraska-Michigan State football stats matchup

Category: Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Spartans match up statistically entering their Sept. 25th game in East Lansing. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 63.2, Michigan State 52.8.

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Rushing offense201.032263.711
Passing offense280.235256.348
Pass efficiency166.9820173.2916
Total offense481.225520.014
Scoring offense29.57039.329
Rushing defense156.281112.046
Pass defense190.045269.3107
Pass eff. defense115.9444120.2857
Total defense346.259381.380
Scoring defense15.82617.335
Net punting36.0710639.8364
Punt returns1.5011211.3338
Kickoff returns16.2510422.0046
Turnover margin0.00701.0020
Tackles for loss6.0656.355
Sacks allowed2.751071.6743
Third-down conversion0.500200.42952
Third-down defense0.424920.40482
Fourth-down conversion0.667401.0001
Fourth-down defense0.167130.846115
Red zone offense0.789920.93325
Red zone defense0.875870.75039
First downs offense9037132
First downs defense7010669102
Fewest penalties6.25627.0089
Fewest penalty yards55.757462.0090
Time of possession29:396926:47113
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