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September 17, 2013

This Week in MSU Football Week 2: Stats on Stats

This Week in MSU Football is a statistical look at nearly every category possible the MSU ranks in the top 10 in the SEC.

Individual Defense:
Tackles: Deontae Skinner and Benardrick McKinney- T-8th (19)

Sacks: A.J Jefferson- T-15th (1.0)

Fumbles Forced: Taveze Calhoun, Deontay Evans and Denico Autry- T-1st (1)

Fumble Recoveries: Kivon Coman, Matthew Wells and Calhoun- T-1st (1)

Interceptions: Nickoe Whitley- T-1st (2)
Skinner- T-6th (1)

Interception Yards: Whitley- 4th (42)
Skinner- 14th (7)

Special Teams:

Punt Returns: Jameon Lewis- T-9th (3)

Kick Returns: Lewis- T-12th (3)

Kick Return Yards: Brandon Holloway- 9th (95)
Lewis- 10th (92)

Field Goals Attempted: Devon Bell- T-4th (4)

Field Goals Made: Bell- T-7th (2)

PATs Attempted: Bell- T-13th (7)

PATs Made: Bell- T-13th (6)

Punts: Baker Swedenburg- T-3rd (14)

Punt Yards: Swedenburg- 3rd (631)

Punt Avg: Swedenburg- 5th (45.1)

Scoring (Kicks): Bell- 12th (4.0 ppg)


Pass Attempts: Dak Prescott- 7th (64)

Completions: Prescott- 11th (34)

Passing Yards: Prescott- 10th (476)

Completion %: Prescott- 15th (53.1%)

Passing TDs: Prescott- T-13th (2)

Interceptions: Tyler Russell, Prescott and Damian Williams- T-5th (1)

Passing YPG: Prescott- 12th (158.7)

Passing Efficiency: Prescott- 14th (122.8)

Yards-Per-Completion: Prescott- 8th (14.0)

Yards-Per-Attempt: Prescott- 13th (7.4)

Completion %: Prescott-14th (52.8)

Passing Yards: Prescott- 11th (263)

Rushing TDs: Prescott- T-3rd (3)

Reception TDS: Lewis- T-11th (1)

Reception Yards: Lewis- 13th (152)

Receptions: Lewis- T-12th (10)

Yards Per Catch: Robert Johnson- 8th (18.3)

Total Offense: Prescott- 8th (638)

Total Plays: Prescott- 6th (96)

Total TDs: Prescott- 7th (5)

All-Purpose: Lewis- T-13th (222)

Team Top 10 SEC Rankings Offense:

Sacks Allowed: T-6th (4)

Penalties: 6th (19 for 132, 44.0 ypg)

Opponent Penalties: 7th (13 for 123, 41.0 ypg)

Time of Possession: 3rd (35:47 min. per game)

Red Zone Offense: T-7th (11-13; 9 TDs; 2-4 FG; 84.6%)

First Downs: 5th (66)

Rushing 1st Downs: T-6th (32)

Passing 1st Downs: 5th (31)

4th Down Conversions: 8th (7-12; 58.3%)

Turnover Differential: 3rd (+3)

Pass Offense: 9th (238.0 ypg)

Pass Attempts: 4th (94)

Pass Completions: T-5th (52)

Pass Yardage: 7th (714)

Rushing Offense: 10th (196.7)

Rush Attempts: 5th (131)

Rushing Yards: 8th (590)

Rushing TDs: T-3rd (8)

Total TDs: T-9th (10)

Total Offense: 10th (434.7 ypg)

Total Plays: 2nd (225)

Total Yards: 8th (1,304)

Team Top 10 SEC Rankings Defense/Special Teams:

Opponent 1st Downs: 7th (50)

Opponent 4th-Down Conversion: T-1st (0-2; 0.0%)

Opponent 3rd Downs: 7th (17-44; 38.6%)

Interception Return Yards: 7th (7)

Kickoff Returns: T-9th (5)

Kickoff Return Yardage: 6th (199)

Kickoff Return Avg: 1st (39.8)

Punts: 4th (14)

Punt Yards: 3rd (631)

Yards Per Punt: 4th (45.1)

Net Yards Per Punt: 10th (37.1)

Pass Defense: 3rd (140.5)

Rushing Defense: 6th (144.7)

Passing Efficiency Defense: 5th (98.1)

Scoring Defense: 3rd (17.3 ppg)

Total Defense: 6th (351.3 ypg)

Sacks: T-7th (4)

Interceptions: T-4th (3)

Interception Return Yds: 5th (49)

Interception Return Avg: 4th (16.3)

Fumble Recoveries: T-1st (3)

Individual Game Highs for the SEC

Rushing Touchdowns: Ashton Shumpert vs. Alcorn State and Prescott vs. Auburn- T-2nd (2)

Longest Kick Return: Holloway vs ASU- 2nd (95)

Interceptions: Whitley vs. Auburn- T-1st (2)

Interception Return Avg.: Whitley- 1st (21.0)

Team Game Highs for the SEC

Total Offensive Plays: vs. ASU- T-1st (87)

Rushing Attempts: vs. ASU- 2nd (54)

Rushing TDs: vs. ASU- T-1st (5)

Interceptions Thrown: vs. OSU-T-1st (2)

Longest Kick Return: vs. ASU- 2nd (95)

Fumble Recoveries: vs. ASU- T-1st (2)

Turnovers Forced: vs. ASU and vs. Auburn- T-2nd (3)

Blocked Kicks: vs. OSU- T-1st (1)

Penalties: vs. OSU- T-1st (11)

Low Opponent Rushing Yds.: vs. ASU- 1st (28)

Low Opponent Yds. Per Rush: vs. ASU-1st (1.1.)

Low Opp. Long Rush: vs. ASU- 1st (6)

Low Opp.1st Downs: vs. ASU- T-1st (6)

Low Opp. 1st Down Rushing: vs. ASU-1st (1)

Other Notes:

Dak Prescott's 133 yards against Auburn are the most by a quarterback in the SEC this season.. It's the 10th most yards in the conference thus far.

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