2022 Nebraska-Rutgers football stats matchup

Category: Football
Here’s how the Huskers and Scarlet Knights match up statistically entering their Oct. 7 game in Lincoln. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 81.6, Rutgers 65.8.

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Rushing offense177.848170.055
Passing offense260.050161.2117
Pass efficiency144.0656116.05109
Total offense437.846331.2106
Scoring offense31.46624.898
Rushing defense200.211995.618
Pass defense269.0111186.629
Pass eff. defense127.9961122.8152
Total defense469.2124282.218
Scoring defense32.610723.661
Net punting40.634542.859
Punt returns16.50116.3388
Kickoff returns17.759920.8260
Turnover margin-0.601010.2050
Tackles for loss4.01196.634
Sacks allowed3.001121.8062
Third-down conversion0.507130.324116
Third-down defense0.4471100.30227
Fourth-down conversion0.0001290.50066
Fourth-down defense0.6251020.50047
Red zone offense0.824750.722116
Red zone defense0.850801.000126
First downs offense125199491
First downs defense1221178028
Fewest penalties7.00868.00112
Fewest penalty yards55.605963.6088
Time of possession29:247432:0225
Natl. rank*-1.474-3.584
Efficiency: Offense*48.07232.7101
Efficiency: Defense*22.712056.161
Efficiency: Spec. Teams*57.55165.623
Efficiency: Overall*31.910847.281
Schedule strength*1081081010
*ESPN FPI analytics. Schedule strength does not include future opponents.
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