2012 National Leaders Total Defense - Games in October Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Yards Pass Yards Plays Total Yards Yards/Play Yards/G
1 Nebraska 3 646 341 201 987 4.91 329.0
2 Minnesota 3 728 371 197 1099 5.58 366.3
3 Hawai'i 3 706 453 212 1159 5.47 386.3
4 Missouri 3 552 455 193 1007 5.22 335.7
5 Oregon 3 550 456 221 1006 4.55 335.3
6 Penn State 3 366 467 192 833 4.34 277.7
7 Georgia 3 511 476 193 987 5.11 329.0
8 Marshall 3 744 495 209 1239 5.93 413.0
9 Arizona State 3 693 502 231 1195 5.17 398.3
10 LSU 3 344 514 224 858 3.83 286.0
10 Air Force 4 1115 514 278 1629 5.86 407.3
12 Fresno State 4 692 529 264 1221 4.63 305.3
13 Alabama 3 129 538 172 667 3.88 222.3
14 Connecticut 3 576 540 210 1116 5.31 372.0
15 Florida Atlantic 3 538 543 207 1081 5.22 360.3
16 Michigan 4 433 544 244 977 4.00 244.3
17 Iowa 3 713 552 219 1265 5.78 421.7
18 Virginia 3 285 557 185 842 4.55 280.7
19 Clemson 3 589 590 211 1179 5.59 393.0
20 Washington State 3 538 595 207 1133 5.47 377.7
21 Texas State 3 660 596 196 1256 6.41 418.7
22 Colorado State 3 602 598 238 1200 5.04 400.0
23 Illinois 3 647 599 188 1246 6.63 415.3
24 Mississippi 3 558 600 209 1158 5.54 386.0
25 Bowling Green 4 240 628 246 868 3.53 217.0
26 Louisville 3 486 633 222 1119 5.04 373.0
27 Vanderbilt 4 633 641 257 1274 4.96 318.5
28 Miami (Florida) 3 866 654 233 1520 6.52 506.7
29 Virginia Tech 3 496 661 212 1157 5.46 385.7
30 Arkansas 3 183 663 181 846 4.67 282.0
31 Wisconsin 4 391 667 244 1058 4.34 264.5
32 Oklahoma State 3 409 674 222 1083 4.88 361.0
33 Rice 4 610 682 266 1292 4.86 323.0
34 Massachusetts 3 588 688 206 1276 6.19 425.3
35 BYU 4 546 693 230 1239 5.39 309.8
36 Miami (Ohio) 3 685 694 226 1379 6.10 459.7
37 Florida 4 327 700 253 1027 4.06 256.8
38 Mississippi State 4 607 701 256 1308 5.11 327.0
39 San Jose State 3 495 705 181 1200 6.63 400.0
40 Purdue 4 1135 719 279 1854 6.65 463.5
41 Buffalo 4 735 724 259 1459 5.63 364.8
41 Louisiana-Lafayette 3 552 724 222 1276 5.75 425.3
43 South Carolina 4 553 732 281 1285 4.57 321.3
44 Navy 4 750 733 261 1483 5.68 370.8
45 Eastern Michigan 4 1213 743 275 1956 7.11 489.0
46 Florida State 4 294 746 282 1040 3.69 260.0
47 Michigan State 4 340 750 258 1090 4.22 272.5
47 Rutgers 4 458 750 266 1208 4.54 302.0
49 South Florida 3 536 751 215 1287 5.99 429.0
50 South Alabama 3 441 756 216 1197 5.54 399.0
51 Arkansas State 3 396 768 231 1164 5.04 388.0
52 Akron 4 1113 772 310 1885 6.08 471.3
53 Ball State 4 984 774 276 1758 6.37 439.5
54 Nevada 4 949 786 317 1735 5.47 433.8
55 Indiana 4 926 787 313 1713 5.47 428.3
56 San Diego State 4 499 789 280 1288 4.60 322.0
57 Boise State 4 430 796 295 1226 4.16 306.5
58 Ohio 3 584 797 247 1381 5.59 460.3
59 Oklahoma 4 563 798 285 1361 4.78 340.3
60 East Carolina 4 876 805 262 1681 6.42 420.3
61 Western Kentucky 3 283 818 199 1101 5.53 367.0
62 Kansas 4 766 828 234 1594 6.81 398.5
63 Troy 3 384 832 213 1216 5.71 405.3
63 North Carolina State 3 543 832 233 1375 5.90 458.3
65 Pittsburgh 4 574 849 271 1423 5.25 355.8
66 UCLA 3 480 854 228 1334 5.85 444.7
67 New Mexico State 3 571 856 229 1427 6.23 475.7
68 UTSA 3 520 859 219 1379 6.30 459.7
69 Florida International 4 802 863 289 1665 5.76 416.3
70 Colorado 3 804 864 200 1668 8.34 556.0
71 Kansas State 4 439 865 280 1304 4.66 326.0
72 Notre Dame 4 312 867 255 1179 4.62 294.8
73 Kent State 4 671 871 287 1542 5.37 385.5
74 Army 4 901 876 262 1777 6.78 444.3
75 Wake Forest 3 202 877 224 1079 4.82 359.7
75 Western Michigan 4 611 877 282 1488 5.28 372.0
77 Oregon State 4 335 878 271 1213 4.48 303.3
78 UCF 4 564 882 299 1446 4.84 361.5
79 Georgia Tech 3 419 889 215 1308 6.08 436.0
80 Memphis 4 528 900 252 1428 5.67 357.0
81 Baylor 3 675 916 264 1591 6.03 530.3
82 Idaho 3 843 922 235 1765 7.51 588.3
83 Tulsa 3 446 926 252 1372 5.44 457.3
84 North Texas 3 547 935 206 1482 7.19 494.0
85 Washington 4 889 939 275 1828 6.65 457.0
85 Boston College 4 1205 939 328 2144 6.54 536.0
87 Utah 4 505 948 244 1453 5.95 363.3
88 Syracuse 4 475 950 263 1425 5.42 356.3
89 Central Michigan 4 798 963 313 1761 5.63 440.3
90 UTEP 4 661 969 291 1630 5.60 407.5
91 UNLV 4 1047 971 328 2018 6.15 504.5
92 Tennessee 3 521 977 226 1498 6.63 499.3
93 New Mexico 4 626 979 260 1605 6.17 401.3
94 Maryland 4 287 982 287 1269 4.42 317.3
95 Texas 4 1024 993 317 2017 6.36 504.3
96 Southern Mississippi 4 764 999 293 1763 6.02 440.8
96 Auburn 4 877 999 277 1876 6.77 469.0
98 Northwestern 4 642 1007 332 1649 4.97 412.3
99 SMU 4 379 1010 263 1389 5.28 347.3
100 California 4 604 1016 309 1620 5.24 405.0
101 Louisiana-Monroe 4 405 1018 275 1423 5.17 355.8
102 USC 4 518 1024 297 1542 5.19 385.5
103 Tulane 4 920 1062 315 1982 6.29 495.5
104 Texas A&M 4 667 1063 309 1730 5.60 432.5
105 Temple 4 599 1065 276 1664 6.03 416.0
106 Toledo 4 790 1067 277 1857 6.70 464.3
106 Duke 4 893 1067 283 1960 6.93 490.0
108 Wyoming 4 697 1070 291 1767 6.07 441.8
109 Texas Tech 4 631 1099 312 1730 5.54 432.5
110 Arizona 3 506 1109 233 1615 6.93 538.3
111 West Virginia 3 449 1110 202 1559 7.72 519.7
112 Middle Tennessee 4 784 1116 302 1900 6.29 475.0
113 Ohio State 4 501 1123 292 1624 5.56 406.0
114 Cincinnati 4 438 1124 288 1562 5.42 390.5
115 Utah State 4 332 1139 309 1471 4.76 367.8
116 Kentucky 4 582 1155 285 1737 6.09 434.3
117 Houston 4 578 1157 309 1735 5.61 433.8
118 TCU 4 476 1166 254 1642 6.46 410.5
119 Northern Illinois 4 401 1187 343 1588 4.63 397.0
120 Stanford 4 261 1292 318 1553 4.88 388.3
121 Iowa State 4 687 1298 329 1985 6.03 496.3
122 UAB 4 595 1310 305 1905 6.25 476.3
123 Louisiana Tech 4 610 1313 295 1923 6.52 480.8
124 North Carolina 4 521 1332 330 1853 5.62 463.3