Illinois vs Nebraska Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Illinois Fighting Illini (5-7) Team Offense Nebraska Cornhuskers (3-9)
12 Games Played 12
242 Points Scored 335
3,923 Total Yards 5,369
790 Plays 830
5.0 Yards Per Play 6.5
12 Turnovers 18
6 Fumbles 7
211 1st Downs 260
166 Completions 215
323 Passing Attempts 342
1,874 Passing Yards 3,202
13 Passing Touchdowns 14
6 Interceptions 11
88 Passing 1st Downs 134
466 Rushing Attempts 488
2,050 Rushing Yards 2,168
12 Rushing Touchdowns 31
4.4 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.4
102 Rushing 1st Downs 109
60 Penalties 64
634 Penalty Yards 540
22 1st Downs by Penalty 17
326.9 Total Yards Per Game 447.4
65.8 Plays Per Game 69.2
1.0 Turnovers Per Game 1.5
17.6 1st Downs Per Game 21.7
13.8 Completions Per Game 18
26.9 Passing Attempts Per Game 28.5
156.2 Passing Yards Per Game 267
38.8 Rushing Attempts Per Game 40.7
170.8 Rushing Yards Per Game 181

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Illinois Fighting Illini Team Defense Nebraska Cornhuskers
263 Points Allowed 272
4,399 Total Yards 4,398
838 Plays on Defense 823
5.3 Yards Per Play 5.3
17 Turnovers Forced 13
8 Fumble Recoveries 4
253 1st Downs Allowed 230
214 Completions Allowed 262
364 Passing Attempts Allowed 404
2,582 Passing Yards Allowed 2,629
12 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 14
10 Interceptions 10
119 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 124
475 Rushing Attempts Allowed 419
1,817 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,769
16 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 12
3.8 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 4.2
118 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 91
59 Defensive Penalties 61
588 Defensive Penalty Yards 552
21.9 Points Allowed Per Game 22.7
366.6 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 366.5
21.1 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 19.2
17.8 Completions Allowed Per Game 21.8
30.3 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 33.7
215.2 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 219.1
39.6 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 34.9
151 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 147