2021 Nebraska-Wisconsin football stats matchup

Category: Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Badgers match up statistically entering their Nov. 20th game in Madison. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 58.6, Wisconsin 43.8.

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7-3 (5-2)

Rushing offense194.434227.111
Passing offense264.834162.9117
Pass efficiency149.2436121.19101
Total offense459.216390.078
Scoring offense28.66226.279
Rushing defense132.53960.61
Pass defense230.664155.72
Pass eff. defense126.0742100.682
Total defense363.153216.31
Scoring defense20.92714.62
Net punting36.9510139.3465
Punt returns2.701274.71112
Kickoff returns16.3311914.15128
Turnover margin-0.2089-0.1078
Tackles for loss5.2737.37
Sacks allowed2.70931.4025
Third-down conversion0.406640.333117
Third-down defense0.382570.2391
Fourth-down conversion0.556530.69218
Fourth-down defense0.33380.41734
Red zone offense0.7731020.81484
Red zone defense0.8891000.70612
First downs offense2204821265
First downs defense195501181
Fewest penalties5.30345.6044
Fewest penalty yards44.703244.2030
Time of possession30:016334:407
Natl. rank*282899
Efficiency: Offense*57.05249.776
Efficiency: Defense*70.41594.12
Efficiency: Spec. Teams*28.612638.2116
Efficiency: Overall*63.14477.47
Schedule strength*12123737
*ESPN FPI analytics. Schedule strength does not include future opponents.
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