328.5: Difference in yards between top, bottom ranked teams-FRI0913

5 THINGS YOU'LL FIND ON THIS POST
1 Weekly Top 25 report: All 23 ranked teams playing in Week 3 are favored
2 22 ranked teams average more than 30 points per game; 2 above 60
3 Best-ranked offense averages 328.5 yards more than Top 25's lowest
4 Three Big Ten teams among top 7 in scoring; 11 Top 25 teams in top 10
5 Pac-12 has highest, lowest ranked passing offense among top 25 teams

T25

An inside look breaking down

the numbers for the AP Top 25

teams with schedules, team leaders


2, 60

22 teams in AP Top 25 average

30-plus points a game with 13 above 40, 8 over 50, 2 over 60

0

No. 14 Wisconsin is only

FBS team not to be scored

on through Week 2

20 under 20

AP Top 25 has 20 defenses allowing fewer than 20 points

with 5 teams at 10.0 or under

COMPARING THE TOP 25 TEAMS
RK SCHOOL W/L PF PA OFF DEF
1 Clemson 2-0 38.0
(38)
12.0
(18)
510.5
(29)
291.5
(38)
2 Alabama 2-0 52.0
(10)
6.5
(3)
557.5
(9)
233.0
(16)
3 Georgia 2-0 46.5
(18)
11.5
(17)
520.0
(23)
254.5
(22)
4 LSU 2-0 50.0
(13)
20.5
(48)
522.5
(20)
314.0
(47)
5 Okla. 2-0 59.5
(3)
22.5
(58)
709.5
(1)
373.5
(71)
6 Ohio St. 2-0 43.5
(22)
10.5
(16)
488.5
(33)
250.5
(20)
7 N. Dame 1-0 35.0
(50)
17.0
(36)
423.0
(62)
383.0
(78)
8 Auburn 2-0 25.5
(78)
13.5
(24)
381.0
(83)
277.5
(31)
9 Florida 2-0 34.5
(52)
10.0
(13)
423.5
(61)
247.5
(19)
10 Michigan 2-0 32.0
(63)
21.0
(51)
396.5
(72)
272.0
(30)
11 Utah 2-0 32.5
(61)
14.5
(26)
389.0
(77)
301.0
(43)
12 Texas 1-1 41.5
(28)
29.5
(94)
492.0
(32)
120
(493.0)
13 Penn St. 2-0 62.0
(2)
10.0
(13)
515.0
(25)
287.0
(35)
14 Wisc. 2-0 55.0
(7)
0 .0
(1)
517.0
(24)
107.5
(1)
15 Oregon 1-1 49.0
(14)
16.5
(35)
477.5
(37)
287.5
(36)
16 Tex A&M 1-1 25.5
(78)
15.5
(28)
383.5
(82)
304.0
(44)
17 UCF 2-0 55.0
(7)
7.0
(5)
634.0
(5)
265.0
(3)
18 Mich. St. 2-0 39.5
(33)
12.0
(18)
442.5
(54)
216.0
(13)
19 Iowa 2-0 34.0
(55)
7.0
(5)
451.5
(52)
185.0
(2)
20 Wash. St. 2-0 58.5
(5)
12.0
(18)
606.0
(6)
336.0
(54)
21 Maryland 2-0 71.0
(1)
10.0
(13)
636.5
(4)
234.0
(17)
22 Boise St. 2-0 25.0
(83)
19.0
(43)
529.0
(18)
299.0
(42)
23 Wash. 1-1 33.0
(57)
17.0
(36)
459.0
(48)
288.5
(37)
24 USC 2-0 38.0
(38)
21.5
(52)
469.5
(39)
398.5
(85)
25 Virginia 2-0 41.0
(30)
15.5
(28)
410.5
(68)
228.0
(14)
*-Sept. 13

11, 500

Top 25 has 11 offenses averaging more than 500 yards per game and 4 offenses averaging under 400

328.5

Difference in total offense between Top 25 leader Oklahoma (709.5) and Auburn (lowest at 381)


TOP 25 SCHEDULES, LINES

16, 9

16 Top 25 teams are favored by double-digit points with 9 teams favored by more than 30 points

TOP 25 WEEK 3 SCHEDULE, LINE
RK SCHOOL OPP PM/ET LINE
1 Clemson at Syra. 7:30 -27.5
2 Alabama at S.C. 3:30 -25.5
3 Georgia Ark. St. 12 -33
4 LSU NW St. 7:30 -51
5 Oklahoma at UCLA 8 -22.5
6 Ohio St. at Indiana 12 -16.5
7 N. Dame New Mex 2:30 -34.5
8 Auburn Kent St. 7 -35.5
9 Florida at Ky. 7 -8
10 Michigan Off - -
11 Utah Idaho St. 4:15 -36.5
12 Texas Rice (Hou) 8 -31.5
13 Penn St. Pitt 12 -17.5
14 Wisconsin Off - -
15 Oregon Montana 10:45 -36.5
16 Texas A&M Lamar 7 -43.5
17 UCF Stanford 3:30 -8
18 Mich. St. Arizona St. 4 -14.5
19 Iowa at Iowa St. 4 -2.5
20 Wash. St. at Houston 9:15* -9
21 Maryland at Temple 12 -7.5
22 Boise St. Portl. St. 10:15 -31.5
23 Washington Hawaii 7:30 -21.5
24 USC at BYU 3:30 -4.5
25 Virginia Florida St. 7:30 -7.5
*-Sept. 13; lines as of 8 a.m. on 9/12

TOP 25 LEADERS

65

#17 UCF leads nation in total

first downs with 32 rushing,

24 passing and 9 by penalty

12

#14 Wisconsin is third in nation in first downs allowed on defense behind TCU (9), Air Force (11)

15

Sacks by #9 Florida to lead

FBS; 7 ranked teams in top 10

  • 12: Maryland (No. 2)

  • 11: Virginia (No. 3)

  • 9: Michigan St., Ohio St. (No. 6)

  • 8: Georgia, Penn St. (No. 10)


11 Top 25 teams rank in top 25 of scoring; 7 in top 10


5 Top 25 teams in top 10 of national total offense leaders


5 Big Ten Top 25 teams ranked in top 30 of total defense


Pac-12 has highest, lowest ranked Top 25 team in passing offense

#1. Temple: 507 ypg

4 of the SEC's 6 ranked teams in top 50 of passing defense

#1. Air Force: 86.0 ypg

4 Top 25 teams among top 15 in rushing yards per game

#1. Navy, 428 ypg

Big Ten has 5 of its ranked teams in top 13 of rushing defense



Source: ncaa.org