Michigan State vs Rutgers Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Michigan State Spartans (10-2) Team Offense Rutgers Scarlet Knights (5-7)
12 Games Played 12
383 Points Scored 246
5,183 Total Yards 3,762
791 Plays 832
6.6 Yards Per Play 4.5
16 Turnovers 12
6 Fumbles 4
245 1st Downs 209
214 Completions 214
350 Passing Attempts 361
2,944 Passing Yards 2,074
24 Passing Touchdowns 10
10 Interceptions 8
120 Passing 1st Downs 82
442 Rushing Attempts 472
2,239 Rushing Yards 1,688
23 Rushing Touchdowns 19
5.1 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.6
103 Rushing 1st Downs 115
84 Penalties 58
796 Penalty Yards 480
22 1st Downs by Penalty 13
431.9 Total Yards Per Game 313.5
65.9 Plays Per Game 69.3
1.3 Turnovers Per Game 1.0
20.4 1st Downs Per Game 17.4
17.8 Completions Per Game 18
29.2 Passing Attempts Per Game 30.1
245.3 Passing Yards Per Game 173
36.8 Rushing Attempts Per Game 39.3
186.6 Rushing Yards Per Game 141

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Michigan State Spartans Team Defense Rutgers Scarlet Knights
308 Points Allowed 295
5,470 Total Yards 4,723
968 Plays on Defense 787
5.6 Yards Per Play 6.0
19 Turnovers Forced 16
10 Fumble Recoveries 10
305 1st Downs Allowed 226
364 Completions Allowed 184
556 Passing Attempts Allowed 329
4,056 Passing Yards Allowed 2,750
26 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 22
10 Interceptions 7
186 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 103
412 Rushing Attempts Allowed 458
1,414 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,973
10 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 16
3.4 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 4.3
94 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 101
72 Defensive Penalties 67
572 Defensive Penalty Yards 581
25.7 Points Allowed Per Game 24.6
455.8 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 393.6
25.4 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 18.8
30.3 Completions Allowed Per Game 15.3
46.3 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 27.4
338.0 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 229.2
34.3 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 38.2
118 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 164