Nebraska vs Penn State Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Nebraska Cornhuskers (3-9) Team Offense Penn State Nittany Lions (7-5)
12 Games Played 12
335 Points Scored 316
5,369 Total Yards 4,570
830 Plays 860
6.5 Yards Per Play 5.3
18 Turnovers 13
7 Fumbles 5
260 1st Downs 247
215 Completions 276
342 Passing Attempts 451
3,202 Passing Yards 3,293
14 Passing Touchdowns 24
11 Interceptions 8
134 Passing 1st Downs 150
488 Rushing Attempts 409
2,168 Rushing Yards 1,276
31 Rushing Touchdowns 11
4.4 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.1
109 Rushing 1st Downs 83
64 Penalties 67
540 Penalty Yards 596
17 1st Downs by Penalty 14
447.4 Total Yards Per Game 380.8
69.2 Plays Per Game 71.7
1.5 Turnovers Per Game 1.1
21.7 1st Downs Per Game 20.6
17.9 Completions Per Game 23
28.5 Passing Attempts Per Game 37.6
266.8 Passing Yards Per Game 274
40.7 Rushing Attempts Per Game 34.1
180.7 Rushing Yards Per Game 106

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Nebraska Cornhuskers Team Defense Penn State Nittany Lions
272 Points Allowed 202
4,398 Total Yards 4,127
823 Plays on Defense 884
5.3 Yards Per Play 4.7
13 Turnovers Forced 19
4 Fumble Recoveries 7
230 1st Downs Allowed 247
262 Completions Allowed 248
404 Passing Attempts Allowed 420
2,629 Passing Yards Allowed 2,500
14 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 11
10 Interceptions 12
124 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 118
419 Rushing Attempts Allowed 464
1,769 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,627
12 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 10
4.2 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 3.5
91 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 102
61 Defensive Penalties 66
552 Defensive Penalty Yards 530
22.7 Points Allowed Per Game 16.8
366.5 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 343.9
19.2 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 20.6
21.8 Completions Allowed Per Game 20.7
33.7 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 35.0
219.1 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 208.3
34.9 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 38.7
147 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 136