Northwestern vs Purdue Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Northwestern Wildcats (3-9) Team Offense Purdue Boilermakers (8-4)
12 Games Played 12
199 Points Scored 330
3,869 Total Yards 5,098
816 Plays 880
4.7 Yards Per Play 5.8
22 Turnovers 16
8 Fumbles 7
208 1st Downs 286
208 Completions 382
365 Passing Attempts 528
2,128 Passing Yards 4,086
13 Passing Touchdowns 26
14 Interceptions 10
85 Passing 1st Downs 206
451 Rushing Attempts 352
1,741 Rushing Yards 1,012
12 Rushing Touchdowns 7
3.9 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 2.9
110 Rushing 1st Downs 62
56 Penalties 53
503 Penalty Yards 496
13 1st Downs by Penalty 18
322.4 Total Yards Per Game 424.8
68.0 Plays Per Game 73.3
1.8 Turnovers Per Game 1.3
17.3 1st Downs Per Game 23.8
17.3 Completions Per Game 32
30.4 Passing Attempts Per Game 44.0
177.3 Passing Yards Per Game 341
37.6 Rushing Attempts Per Game 29.3
145.1 Rushing Yards Per Game 84

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Northwestern Wildcats Team Defense Purdue Boilermakers
348 Points Allowed 246
5,170 Total Yards 4,115
836 Plays on Defense 745
6.2 Yards Per Play 5.5
16 Turnovers Forced 16
10 Fumble Recoveries 4
257 1st Downs Allowed 208
241 Completions Allowed 196
360 Passing Attempts Allowed 332
2,598 Passing Yards Allowed 2,335
11 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 13
6 Interceptions 13
124 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 100
476 Rushing Attempts Allowed 413
2,572 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,780
31 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 17
5.4 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 4.3
120 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 92
72 Defensive Penalties 64
614 Defensive Penalty Yards 572
29.0 Points Allowed Per Game 20.5
430.8 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 342.9
21.4 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 17.3
20.1 Completions Allowed Per Game 16.3
30.0 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 27.7
216.5 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 194.6
39.7 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 34.4
214 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 148