Michigan State vs Penn State Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Michigan State Spartans (10-2) Team Offense Penn State Nittany Lions (7-5)
12 Games Played 12
383 Points Scored 316
5,183 Total Yards 4,570
791 Plays 860
6.6 Yards Per Play 5.3
16 Turnovers 13
6 Fumbles 5
245 1st Downs 247
214 Completions 276
350 Passing Attempts 451
2,944 Passing Yards 3,293
24 Passing Touchdowns 24
10 Interceptions 8
120 Passing 1st Downs 150
442 Rushing Attempts 409
2,239 Rushing Yards 1,276
23 Rushing Touchdowns 11
5.1 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.1
103 Rushing 1st Downs 83
84 Penalties 67
796 Penalty Yards 596
22 1st Downs by Penalty 14
431.9 Total Yards Per Game 380.8
65.9 Plays Per Game 71.7
1.3 Turnovers Per Game 1.1
20.4 1st Downs Per Game 20.6
17.8 Completions Per Game 23
29.2 Passing Attempts Per Game 37.6
245.3 Passing Yards Per Game 274
36.8 Rushing Attempts Per Game 34.1
186.6 Rushing Yards Per Game 106

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Michigan State Spartans Team Defense Penn State Nittany Lions
308 Points Allowed 202
5,470 Total Yards 4,127
968 Plays on Defense 884
5.6 Yards Per Play 4.7
19 Turnovers Forced 19
10 Fumble Recoveries 7
305 1st Downs Allowed 247
364 Completions Allowed 248
556 Passing Attempts Allowed 420
4,056 Passing Yards Allowed 2,500
26 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 11
10 Interceptions 12
186 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 118
412 Rushing Attempts Allowed 464
1,414 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,627
10 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 10
3.4 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 3.5
94 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 102
72 Defensive Penalties 66
572 Defensive Penalty Yards 530
25.7 Points Allowed Per Game 16.8
455.8 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 343.9
25.4 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 20.6
30.3 Completions Allowed Per Game 20.7
46.3 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 35.0
338.0 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 208.3
34.3 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 38.7
118 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 136