Michigan vs Northwestern Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Michigan Wolverines (12-1) Team Offense Northwestern Wildcats (3-9)
13 Games Played 12
490 Points Scored 199
5,875 Total Yards 3,869
907 Plays 816
6.5 Yards Per Play 4.7
10 Turnovers 22
4 Fumbles 8
290 1st Downs 208
230 Completions 208
359 Passing Attempts 365
2,965 Passing Yards 2,128
20 Passing Touchdowns 13
7 Interceptions 14
112 Passing 1st Downs 85
549 Rushing Attempts 451
2,909 Rushing Yards 1,741
39 Rushing Touchdowns 12
5.3 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.9
159 Rushing 1st Downs 110
64 Penalties 56
551 Penalty Yards 503
20 1st Downs by Penalty 13
451.9 Total Yards Per Game 322.4
69.8 Plays Per Game 68.0
0.8 Turnovers Per Game 1.8
22.3 1st Downs Per Game 17.3
17.7 Completions Per Game 17
27.6 Passing Attempts Per Game 30.4
228.1 Passing Yards Per Game 177
42.2 Rushing Attempts Per Game 37.6
223.8 Rushing Yards Per Game 145

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Michigan Wolverines Team Defense Northwestern Wildcats
209 Points Allowed 348
4,105 Total Yards 5,170
874 Plays on Defense 836
4.7 Yards Per Play 6.2
16 Turnovers Forced 16
8 Fumble Recoveries 10
218 1st Downs Allowed 257
237 Completions Allowed 241
424 Passing Attempts Allowed 360
2,531 Passing Yards Allowed 2,598
13 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 11
8 Interceptions 6
118 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 124
449 Rushing Attempts Allowed 476
1,574 Rushing Yards Allowed 2,572
10 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 31
3.5 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 5.4
85 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 120
68 Defensive Penalties 72
579 Defensive Penalty Yards 614
16.1 Points Allowed Per Game 29.0
315.8 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 430.8
16.8 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 21.4
18.2 Completions Allowed Per Game 20.1
32.6 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 30.0
194.7 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 216.5
34.5 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 39.7
121 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 214