2012 National Leaders Total Defense - Games vs. Conference Teams Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Yards Pass Yards Plays Total Yards Yards/Play Yards/G
1 BYU 1 270 119 60 389 6.48 389.0
2 Army 1 167 130 64 297 4.64 297.0
3 Navy 2 663 245 141 908 6.44 454.0
4 Notre Dame 2 215 369 121 584 4.83 292.0
5 Fresno State 8 1394 1187 566 2581 4.56 322.6
6 Nebraska 9 1825 1226 591 3051 5.16 339.0
7 Boise State 8 1113 1231 531 2344 4.41 293.0
8 Michigan 8 1144 1244 522 2388 4.57 298.5
9 Louisville 7 1222 1309 468 2531 5.41 361.6
10 Bowling Green 8 832 1354 511 2186 4.28 273.3
11 Pittsburgh 7 854 1368 426 2222 5.22 317.4
12 Hawai'i 8 1742 1424 575 3166 5.51 395.8
13 Minnesota 8 1577 1426 525 3003 5.72 375.4
14 Michigan State 8 918 1427 520 2345 4.51 293.1
15 Utah State 6 660 1428 463 2088 4.51 348.0
15 Illinois 8 1926 1428 562 3354 5.97 419.3
17 Florida 8 802 1453 539 2255 4.18 281.9
18 Colorado State 8 1793 1455 585 3248 5.55 406.0
19 Nevada 8 1940 1459 591 3399 5.75 424.9
20 Vanderbilt 8 1391 1479 549 2870 5.23 358.8
21 South Carolina 8 927 1492 529 2419 4.57 302.4
22 San Jose State 6 754 1495 404 2249 5.57 374.8
23 New Mexico State 6 1349 1508 413 2857 6.92 476.2
24 UNLV 8 1865 1510 584 3375 5.78 421.9
25 Virginia 8 1299 1522 542 2821 5.20 352.6
26 Wisconsin 9 1295 1573 608 2868 4.72 318.7
26 Florida Atlantic 8 1466 1573 533 3039 5.70 379.9
28 Virginia Tech 8 1027 1589 539 2616 4.85 327.0
29 Idaho 6 1253 1599 433 2852 6.59 475.3
30 Alabama 9 776 1656 574 2432 4.24 270.2
31 Rutgers 7 599 1661 471 2260 4.80 322.9
32 Florida State 9 777 1671 609 2448 4.02 272.0
33 Air Force 8 1497 1696 556 3193 5.74 399.1
34 South Florida 7 1036 1701 508 2737 5.39 391.0
35 Connecticut 7 804 1702 490 2506 5.11 358.0
36 Arizona State 9 1619 1704 663 3323 5.01 369.2
36 Texas State 6 1320 1704 452 3024 6.69 504.0
38 Buffalo 8 1178 1721 575 2899 5.04 362.4
39 Purdue 8 1731 1738 586 3469 5.92 433.6
40 Syracuse 7 953 1754 470 2707 5.76 386.7
41 LSU 8 893 1755 546 2648 4.85 331.0
42 Washington 9 1448 1766 602 3214 5.34 357.1
43 Maryland 8 1218 1779 567 2997 5.29 374.6
44 Mississippi State 8 1406 1784 550 3190 5.80 398.8
45 Georgia 9 1369 1788 597 3157 5.29 350.8
46 Southern Mississippi 8 1550 1797 561 3347 5.97 418.4
47 Ohio 8 1650 1800 582 3450 5.93 431.3
48 Western Kentucky 8 1189 1805 553 2994 5.41 374.3
49 Iowa 8 1492 1811 571 3303 5.78 412.9
50 Ohio State 8 923 1813 552 2736 4.96 342.0
51 Auburn 8 1781 1814 549 3595 6.55 449.4
52 Miami (Ohio) 8 1878 1819 579 3697 6.39 462.1
53 Cincinnati 7 963 1821 532 2784 5.23 397.7
53 Massachusetts 8 1709 1821 576 3530 6.13 441.3
55 San Diego State 8 1163 1822 586 2985 5.09 373.1
56 Memphis 8 821 1832 525 2653 5.05 331.6
57 Louisiana Tech 6 1138 1842 432 2980 6.90 496.7
58 Troy 8 1359 1843 557 3202 5.75 400.3
59 Temple 7 1257 1862 479 3119 6.51 445.6
60 Penn State 8 976 1863 579 2839 4.90 354.9
61 South Alabama 8 1421 1891 555 3312 5.97 414.0
62 Missouri 8 1369 1897 564 3266 5.79 408.3
63 Ball State 8 1634 1902 560 3536 6.31 442.0
64 Texas A&M 8 1195 1948 567 3143 5.54 392.9
65 Western Michigan 8 1375 1962 573 3337 5.82 417.1
66 Oklahoma 9 1700 1967 655 3667 5.60 407.4
67 Northwestern 8 1182 1972 592 3154 5.33 394.3
68 Akron 8 1756 1984 598 3740 6.25 467.5
69 Eastern Michigan 8 1909 1985 576 3894 6.76 486.8
70 UTSA 6 648 1996 432 2644 6.12 440.7
71 SMU 8 975 2002 552 2977 5.39 372.1
72 UCF 9 1545 2009 687 3554 5.17 394.9
73 Kentucky 8 1373 2019 570 3392 5.95 424.0
74 UTEP 8 1470 2022 584 3492 5.98 436.5
74 Texas 9 1940 2022 633 3962 6.26 440.2
76 Oregon State 9 1401 2027 633 3428 5.42 380.9
77 Mississippi 8 1099 2028 557 3127 5.61 390.9
78 Marshall 8 1616 2033 626 3649 5.83 456.1
79 Wyoming 8 1776 2044 575 3820 6.64 477.5
80 Indiana 8 2059 2059 617 4118 6.67 514.8
81 Florida International 8 1174 2076 574 3250 5.66 406.3
82 Texas Tech 9 1834 2092 658 3926 5.97 436.2
83 Tulsa 9 926 2093 643 3019 4.70 335.4
84 Washington State 9 1637 2113 653 3750 5.74 416.7
85 North Texas 8 1167 2121 553 3288 5.95 411.0
86 Arkansas State 8 959 2124 576 3083 5.35 385.4
86 New Mexico 8 1610 2124 521 3734 7.17 466.8
88 USC 9 1466 2129 667 3595 5.39 399.4
89 Clemson 8 1255 2130 578 3385 5.86 423.1
90 Central Michigan 8 1550 2139 611 3689 6.04 461.1
91 Rice 8 1347 2143 564 3490 6.19 436.3
92 Middle Tennessee 8 1422 2148 591 3570 6.04 446.3
93 Arkansas 8 1022 2172 528 3194 6.05 399.3
94 East Carolina 8 857 2191 573 3048 5.32 381.0
95 Duke 8 1977 2193 590 4170 7.07 521.3
96 UAB 8 1495 2201 597 3696 6.19 462.0
96 Tennessee 8 1720 2201 587 3921 6.68 490.1
98 Boston College 8 1507 2219 649 3726 5.74 465.8
99 Oregon 9 1280 2228 687 3508 5.11 389.8
100 Toledo 8 1269 2240 575 3509 6.10 438.6
101 Northern Illinois 9 940 2260 708 3200 4.52 355.6
101 Wake Forest 8 1049 2260 621 3309 5.33 413.6
103 Louisiana-Monroe 8 1119 2274 582 3393 5.83 424.1
104 Colorado 9 2145 2288 620 4433 7.15 492.6
105 North Carolina State 8 1419 2314 636 3733 5.87 466.6
106 Kansas State 9 1155 2316 633 3471 5.48 385.7
107 Utah 9 1233 2322 620 3555 5.73 395.0
108 Georgia Tech 9 1165 2323 605 3488 5.77 387.6
108 North Carolina 8 1298 2323 630 3621 5.75 452.6
110 Tulane 8 1704 2331 633 4035 6.37 504.4
111 TCU 9 1009 2332 607 3341 5.50 371.2
112 Houston 8 1342 2362 684 3704 5.42 463.0
113 Miami (Florida) 8 1564 2475 656 4039 6.16 504.9
114 California 9 1570 2492 704 4062 5.77 451.3
115 Louisiana-Lafayette 8 1157 2504 591 3661 6.19 457.6
116 Stanford 10 893 2507 714 3400 4.76 340.0
117 Kent State 9 1188 2550 669 3738 5.59 415.3
118 UCLA 10 1436 2708 736 4144 5.63 414.4
119 Kansas 9 1761 2752 623 4513 7.24 501.4
120 Oklahoma State 9 1338 2761 737 4099 5.56 455.4
121 Arizona 9 1851 2829 740 4680 6.32 520.0
122 Iowa State 9 1651 2847 713 4498 6.31 499.8
123 Baylor 9 1757 2932 740 4689 6.34 521.0
124 West Virginia 9 1344 3095 655 4439 6.78 493.2