2021 Nebraska-Oklahoma football stats matchup

Category: Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Sooners match up statistically entering their Sept. 18th game in Norman. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 54.44, Oklahoma 40.375.
NEBRASKA

2-1 (0-1)

OKLAHOMA

2-0 (0-0)

Avg. Rank Avg. Rank
Rushing offense 240 20 196.5 44
Passing offense 277.3 36 330.5 18
Pass efficiency 163.52 31 165.80 29
Total offense 517.3 18 527.0 17
Scoring offense 34 49 58.0 T-2
Rushing defense 143.7 77 77.5 24
Pass defense 182 48 209.5 70
Pass eff. defense 108.85 35 112.46 40
Total defense 325.7 57 287.0 34
Scoring defense 13.3 28 17.5 T-42
Net punting 33.75 121 41.00 T-47
Punt returns -0.2 122 3.67 T-85
Kickoff returns 16.25 105
Turnover margin 0.33 T-63 2.00 T-8
Tackles for loss 6.7 52 7.5 T-31
Sacks 1.33 T-102 4.00 T-14
Sacks allowed 2.00 T-64 1.50 T-40
Third-down conversion 0.521 20 0.458 45
Third-down defense 0.396 85 0.241 T-12
Fourth-down conversion 0.833 T-30 0.750 T-38
Fourth-down defense 0.167 28 0.556 83
Red zone offense 0.867 65 0.933 T-37
Red zone defense 0.8 T-55 0.833 T-66
First downs offense 72 2 55 T-15
First downs defense 49 T-109 35 T-48
Fewest penalties 5.33 41 6.50 T-69
Fewest penalty yards 49.33 53 55.50 71
Time of possession 29:49 63 33:11 25
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