2011 Big Ten Conference Leaders Total Defense - Games in August/September Only through 01/09/2012

Name G Rush Yards Pass Yards Plays Total Yards Yards/Play Yards/G
1 Michigan State 4 285 404 211 689 3.27 172.3
2 Penn State 4 403 593 257 996 3.88 249.0
3 Wisconsin 4 355 629 236 984 4.17 246.0
4 Purdue 3 327 638 220 965 4.39 321.7
5 Illinois 4 226 923 258 1149 4.45 287.3
6 Ohio State 4 397 708 238 1105 4.64 276.3
7 Nebraska 4 533 866 281 1399 4.98 349.8
8 Iowa 4 530 1013 308 1543 5.01 385.8
9 Michigan 4 624 780 257 1404 5.46 351.0
10 Indiana 4 759 788 281 1547 5.51 386.8
11 Northwestern 3 617 590 207 1207 5.83 402.3
12 Minnesota 4 419 1114 259 1533 5.92 383.3