Minnesota 2017 Football Statistics



Game Results

Date Opponent Score Overall Conf. Time Att
08/31/17 Buffalo W, 17-7 1-0-0 0-0-0 3:16   43224
09/09/17 at Oregon St. W, 48-14 2-0-0 0-0-0 3:18   35206
09/16/17 Middle Tenn. W, 34-3 3-0-0 0-0-0 2:57   43727
09/30/17 Maryland L, 24-31 3-1-0 0-1-0 3:11   43511
10/07/17 at Purdue L, 17-31 3-2-0 0-2-0 4:55   42085
10/14/17 Michigan State L, 27-30 3-3-0 0-3-0 3:14   47541
10/21/17 Illinois W, 24-17 4-3-0 1-3-0 3:07   45243
10/28/17 at Iowa L, 10-17 4-4-0 1-4-0 3:20   66292
11/04/17 at Michigan L, 10-33 4-5-0 1-5-0 3:08   111090

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Minnesota Opp.
Scoring 211 183
Points Per Game 23.4 20.3
First Downs 158 146
Rushing 92 72
Passing 53 65
Penalty 13 9
Rushing Yardage 1548 1433
Yards gained rushing 1746 1633
Yards lost rushing 198 200
Rushing Attempts 403 295
Average per rush 3.8 4.9
Average per game 172.0 159.2
TDs rushing 14 13
Passing Yardage 1325 1528
Comp-Att-Int 96-197-8 159-262-8
Avg. per pass 6.7 5.8
Avg. per catch 13.8 9.6
Avg. per game 147.2 169.8
TDs passing 9 9
Total Offense 2873 2961
Total Plays 600 557
Avg. per play 4.8 5.3
Avg. per game 319.2 329.0
Kick Returns: #-Yards 26-498 26-582
Punt Returns: #-Yards 9-36 17-101
Int Returns: #-Yards 8-98 8-117
Kick Return Average 19.2 22.4
Punt Return Average 4.0 5.9
Int Return Average 12.3 14.6
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 16-10
Penalties-Yards 33-277 54-522
Average Per Game 30.8 58.0
Punts-Yards 50-2191 57-2381
Average Per Kick 43.8 41.8
Net punt average 39.8 39.7
Kickoffs-Yards 44-2709 51-3154
Average Per Kick 61.6 61.8
Net kick average 39.3 46.2
Time of Possession/Game 32:13 27:46
3rd-down Conversions 44-125 45-124
3rd-down Pct. 35% 36%
4th-down Conversions 8-11 4-9
4th-down Pct. 72% 44%
Sacks by-Yards 15-83 13-93
Touchdowns Scored 25 23
Field Goals-Attempts 12-16 10-18
On-Side Kicks 0-2 0-1
Red-Zone Scores (27-34) 79% (20-24) 83%
Red-Zone Touchdowns (19-34) 56% (15-24) 63%
PAT Attempts (25-25) 100% (19-22) 86%
Attendance 223246 254673
Games/Avg Per Game 5/44649 4/63668

 

Score by quarters 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total
Minnesota 54 44 31 82 211
Opponents 57 41 33 52 183

 


Overall Indvidual Statistics

Rushing GP Att. Gain Loss Net Avg. TD Long Avg./G
Rodney Smith 9 171 697 32 665 3.9 3 51 73.9
Shannon Brooks 6 79 383 14 369 4.7 5 40 61.5
Kobe McCrary 9 62 315 1 314 5.1 5 26 34.9
Demry Croft 6 49 238 84 154 3.1 1 64 25.7
Jonathan Femi-Cole 4 9 42 0 42 4.7 0 21 10.5
Conor Rhoda 6 18 50 39 11 0.6 0 7 1.8
Phillip Howard 8 5 18 6 12 2.4 0 12 1.5
Demetrious Douglas 3 2 3 0 3 1.5 0 2 1.0
Minnesota 9 403 1746 198 1548 3.8 14 64 172.0
Opponent 9 295 1633 200 1433 4.9 13 77 159.2
Passing GP Effic. Comp-Att-Int Pct Yards TD Long Avg./G
Conor Rhoda 6 126.6 59-109-4 54.1 839 5 67 139.8
Demry Croft 6 94.3 37-88-4 42.0 486 4 63 81.0
Minnesota 9 112.2 96-197-8 48.7 1325 9 67 147.2
Opponent 9 114.9 159-262-8 60.7 1528 9 50 169.8
Receiving GP No. Yards Avg. TD Long Avg./G
Tyler Johnson 9 32 620 19.4 7 67 68.9
Demetrious Douglas 3 11 83 7.5 0 27 27.7
Phillip Howard 8 8 103 12.9 0 25 12.9
Nate Wozniak 9 7 104 14.9 0 50 11.6
Brandon Lingen 8 9 84 9.3 2 24 10.5
Shannon Brooks 6 5 59 11.8 0 22 9.8
Eric Carter 9 4 86 21.5 0 35 9.6
Rodney Smith 9 13 76 5.8 0 22 8.4
Mark Williams 6 2 43 21.5 0 22 7.2
Rashad Still 8 1 32 32.0 0 32 4.0
Kobe McCrary 9 2 18 9.0 0 13 2.0
Ko Kieft 9 2 17 8.5 0 12 1.9
Minnesota 9 96 1325 13.8 9 67 147.2
Opponent 9 159 1528 9.6 9 67 169.8
Punt Returns No. Yards Avg. TD Long
Drew Hmielewski 5 25 5.0 0 13
Antonio Shenault 4 11 2.8 0 12
Minnesota 9 36 4.0 0 13
Opponent 17 101 5.9 0 15
Interceptions No. Yards Avg. TD Long
Jacob Huff 3 67 22.3 1 67
Jonathan Celestin 1 31 31.0 1 31
Kamal Martin 1 0 0.0 0 0
Adekunle Ayinde 1 0 0.0 0 0
Duke McGhee 1 0 0.0 0 0
Thomas Barber 1 0 0.0 0 0
Minnesota 8 98 12.3 2 89
Opponent 8 117 14.6 1 89
Kick Returns No. Yards Avg. TD Long
Shannon Brooks 18 347 19.3 0 35
Rodney Smith 6 130 21.7 0 40
Kobe McCrary 2 21 10.5 0 14
Minnesota 26 498 19.2 0 40
Opponent 26 582 22.4 0 55
Fumble Returns No. Yards Avg. TD Long
Minnesota 0 0 nan 0 0
Opponent 0 0 0.0 0 0
  | ————– PATs ————– |
Scoring TDs FGs Kick Rush Rcv Pass DXP Saf Points
Emmit Carpenter 0 12 25-25 0-0 0 0 61
Tyler Johnson 7 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 42
Kobe McCrary 5 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 30
Shannon Brooks 5 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 30
Rodney Smith 3 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 18
Brandon Lingen 2 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 12
Jonathan Celestin 1 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 6
Jacob Huff 1 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 6
Demry Croft 1 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 6
Minnesota 25 12 25-25 0-0 0 2-7 0 0 211
Opponent 23 8 19-21 0-1 1 2-3 0 0 183
Total Offense GP Plays Rush Pass Total Avg./G
Conor Rhoda 6 127 11 839 850 141.7
Demry Croft 6 137 154 486 640 106.7
Rodney Smith 9 171 665 0 665 73.9
Shannon Brooks 6 79 369 0 369 61.5
Kobe McCrary 9 62 314 0 314 34.9
Jonathan Femi-Cole 4 9 42 0 42 10.5
Phillip Howard 8 5 12 0 12 1.5
Demetrious Douglas 3 2 3 0 3 1.0
Minnesota 9 600 1548 1325 2873 319.2
Opponent 9 557 1433 1528 2961 329.0
Field Goals Made-Att Pct Long Blkd
Emmit Carpenter 12-16 75.0 49 0
FG SEQUENCE Minnesota Opponents
vs. Buffalo 50, 36, (43) 40, 33
vs. Oregon St. (26), (49)
vs. Middle Tenn. (24), (47) (45)
vs. Maryland (41), 42 (51)
vs. Purdue (38) 52, (19)
vs. Michigan State (25), (47) (42), (35), (25), 45
vs. Illinois 30, (20) 42, (28)
vs. Iowa (33) (32)
vs. Michigan (23) 49

Number in (parentheses) indicate field goal was made.

PUNTING No. Yards Avg. Long TB FC I20 50+ Blkd
Ryan Santoso 49 2180 44.5 68 5 17 0 14 0
Jacob Herbers 1 11 11.0 11 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 50 2191 43.8 509 5 17 15 14 0
Opponent 57 2381 41.8 455 4 15 11 8
KICKOFFS No. Yards Avg. TB OB Retn Net
Ryan Santoso 40 2480 62.0 14 2
Emmit Carpenter 4 229 57.3 2 1
Minnesota 44 2709 61.6 16 44 22.4 39.3
Opponent 51 3154 61.8 12 38 19.2 46.2
ALL-PURPOSE GP Rush Rec. PR KR IR Total Avg./G
Shannon Brooks 6 369 59 0 347 0 775 129.2
Rodney Smith 9 665 76 0 130 0 871 96.8
Tyler Johnson 9 0 620 0 0 0 620 68.9
Kobe McCrary 9 314 18 0 21 0 353 39.2
Demetrious Douglas 3 3 83 0 0 0 86 28.7
Demry Croft 6 154 0 0 0 0 154 25.7
Phillip Howard 8 12 103 0 0 0 115 14.4
Nate Wozniak 9 0 104 0 0 0 104 11.6
Jonathan Femi-Cole 4 42 0 0 0 0 42 10.5
Brandon Lingen 8 0 84 0 0 0 84 10.5
Eric Carter 9 0 86 0 0 0 86 9.6
Jacob Huff 9 0 0 0 0 67 67 7.4
Mark Williams 6 0 43 0 0 0 43 7.2
Rashad Still 8 0 32 0 0 0 32 4.0
Jonathan Celestin 9 0 0 0 0 31 31 3.4
Ko Kieft 9 0 17 0 0 0 17 1.9
Conor Rhoda 6 11 0 0 0 0 11 1.8
Duke McGhee 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Adekunle Ayinde 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Kamal Martin 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Thomas Barber 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Minnesota 9 1548 1325 36 498 98 3505 389.4
Opponent 9 1433 1528 101 582 117 3761 417.9

Overall Defensive Statistics

Tackles Sacks Pass Defense Fumbles Blkd
Defensive Leaders GP Solo Ast Total TFL-Yds No-Yds Int-Yds BU PD Qbh Rcv-Yds FF Kick Saf
Thomas Barber 9 57 25 82 9-24 0.5-4 1-0 1 2 1 2-0 2 . .
Jonathan Celestin 9 46 18 64 4.5-16 1-7 1-31 2 3 2 1-0 . . .
Antonio Shenault 7 35 11 46 3.5-14 1-9 . 3 3 . . . . .
Jacob Huff 9 31 12 43 2.5-3 . 3-67 3 6 . . . . .
Adekunle Ayinde 8 29 10 39 2.5-7 . 1-0 4 5 . . . . .
Kamal Martin 9 25 10 35 5-23 1-2 1-0 1 2 1 1-0 2 . .
Duke McGhee 7 15 12 27 1-3 . 1-0 2 3 . . 1 . .
Carter Coughlin 9 19 4 23 8.5-35 4.5-24 . . . 1 . 1 . .
Kiondre Thomas 6 17 1 18 . . . . . . 1-0 . . .
Blake Cashman 9 15 3 18 3-13 1-7 . 1 1 . . . . .
Steven Richardson 9 6 8 14 2-5 . . . . . 1-0 1 . .
Gary Moore 9 10 4 14 2.5-10 1-8 . 2 2 . . 1 . .
Julian Huff 9 9 2 11 1-1 . . . . . . . . .
Merrick Jackson 9 6 5 11 2.5-14 2-13 . . . . . 1 . .
Antoine Winfield 2 8 1 9 . . . . . . . . . .
Justus Harris 3 4 4 8 0.5-1 . . . . . . . . .
Nate Umlor 8 3 5 8 . . . . . . . . . .
Zo Craighton 3 6 1 7 . . . 2 2 . . . . .
Winston DeLattiboudere 9 3 3 6 1-2 1-2 . 3 3 . . 1 . .
Jaylen Waters 7 5 1 6 . . . . . . 1-0 . . .
Andrew Stelter 9 4 1 5 1-4 1-4 . . . . 1-0 . . .
Hunter Register 9 2 1 3 . . . . . . . . . .
Eric Carter 9 3 . 3 . . . . . . . . . .
Cody Poock 9 3 . 3 . . . . . . . . . .
Ken Handy-Holly 5 3 . 3 . . . 1 1 . 1-0 1 . .
Payton Jordahl 9 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . . .
Nate Wozniak 9 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Colton Beebe 9 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Phillip Howard 8 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Melvin Holland 3 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Ryan Santoso 9 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Minnesota 9 378 146 524 51-178 15-83 8-98 27 35 5 9-0 11 . .
Opponents 9 348 262 610 40-154 13-93 8-117 22 30 5 5-0 8 . .

Individual Game Highs

Rushes 30 Rodney Smith vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Rushing 153 Kobe McCrary vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
TD Rushes 3 Shannon Brooks vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
3 Kobe McCrary vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
Long Rush 64 Demry Croft vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass attempts 29 Demry Croft vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
Pass completions 13 Conor Rhoda vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Yards Passing 229 Conor Rhoda vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
TD Passes 3 Demry Croft vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Long Pass 67 Conor Rhoda vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Receptions 8 Tyler Johnson vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Yards Receiving 141 Tyler Johnson vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
TD Receptions 3 Tyler Johnson vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Long Reception 67 Tyler Johnson vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Field Goals 2 Emmit Carpenter vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
2 Emmit Carpenter vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
2 Emmit Carpenter vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Long Field Goal 49 Emmit Carpenter vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Punts 9 Ryan Santoso vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
Punting Avg 51.7 Ryan Santoso vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Long Punt 68 Ryan Santoso vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Punts inside 20 3 Ryan Santoso vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
3 Ryan Santoso vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
Long Punt Return 13 Drew Hmielewski vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Long Kickoff Return 40 Rodney Smith vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
Tackles 16 Thomas Barber vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Sacks 2.0 Carter Coughlin vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Tackles For Loss 2.5 Carter Coughlin vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Interceptions 1 Jacob Huff vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
1 Jacob Huff vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
1 Thomas Barber vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
1 Adekunle Ayinde vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
1 Kamal Martin vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
1 Duke McGhee vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
1 Jonathan Celestin vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
1 Jacob Huff vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)

Team Game Highs

Rushes 58 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Rushing 292 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Yards Per Rush 5.3 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
TD Rushes 5 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass attempts 32 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
32 vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Pass completions 19 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Yards Passing 239 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Yards Per Pass 19.8 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Passes 3 vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Total Plays 83 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Total Offense 411 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Per Play 6.2 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Total Plays 83 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Total Offense 411 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Per Play 6.2 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Points 48 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Sacks By 4 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
First Downs 22 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Penalties 6 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Penalty Yards 70 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Interceptions By 2 vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
2 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Punts 9 at Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
Punting Avg 51.7 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Long Punt 68 vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Punts inside 20 3 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
3 at Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
Long Punt Return 13 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)

Opponent Individual Game Highs

Rushes 25 LJ Scott, vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Yards Rushing 200 Karan Higdon, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
TD Rushes 2 LJ Scott, vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
2 Chris Evans, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
2 Karan Higdon, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Long Rush 77 Karan Higdon, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Pass attempts 42 JACKSON, Tyree, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Pass completions 22 JACKSON, Tyree, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Yards Passing 248 Elijah Sindelar, vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
TD Passes 2 Bortenschlager, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Long Pass 50 JACKSON, Tyree, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Receptions 11 JOHNSON, Anthon, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Yards Receiving 140 JOHNSON, Anthon, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
TD Receptions 1 JOHNSON, Anthon, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
1 Villamin, J., vs. Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
1 D. Moore, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
1 J. Funk, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
1 D.J. Knox, vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
1 Cole Herdman, vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
1 Ricky Smalling, vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
1 Noah Fant, vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
1 Sean McKeon, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Long Reception 50 JOHNSON, Anthon, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Field Goals 3 Matt Coghlin, vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Long Field Goal 51 H. Darmstadter, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Punts 8 DEWEEN, Kyle, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Punting Avg 52.4 Blake Hayes, vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Long Punt 64 BONADIES, Matt, vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
Punts inside 20 2 Blake Hayes, vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
2 C. Rastetter, vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
2 Brad Robbins, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Long Punt Return 15 D. Moore, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Long Kickoff Return 55 Connor Heyward, vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Tackles 20 HODGE, Khalil, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
Sacks 2.0 Kenny Willekes, vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
2.0 Khaleke Hudson, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Tackles For Loss 6.5 Khaleke Hudson, vs. Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Interceptions 1 LEWIS, Cameron, vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
1 J. Woods, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
1 J. Jackson, vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
1 Ja’Whaun Bentley, vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
1 Khari Willis, vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
1 Stanley Green, vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
1 Cameron Watkins, vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
1 Jake Gervase, vs. Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)

Opponent Team Game Highs

Rushes 50 vs. Michigan State (Oct 14, 2017)
Yards Rushing 371 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Yards Per Rush 10.0 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
TD Rushes 4 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Pass attempts 42 vs. Buffalo (Aug 31, 2017)
42 vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
Pass completions 25 vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
25 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Yards Passing 307 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Yards Per Pass 8.5 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
TD Passes 2 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
2 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Total Plays 75 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Total Offense 439 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Yards Per Play 8.5 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Total Plays 75 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Total Offense 439 at Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Yards Per Play 8.5 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Points 33 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Sacks By 5 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
First Downs 23 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
Penalties 9 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Penalty Yards 91 at Oregon St. (Sep 9, 2017)
Turnovers 4 vs. Purdue (Oct 7, 2017)
Interceptions By 2 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)
2 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Punts 9 at Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
Punting Avg 52.4 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
Long Punt 64 vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
Punts inside 20 2 vs. Middle Tenn. (Sep 16, 2017)
2 vs. Illinois (Oct 21, 2017)
2 at Iowa (Oct 28, 2017)
2 at Michigan (Nov 4, 2017)
Long Punt Return 15 vs. Maryland (Sep 30, 2017)