2017 National Leaders Total Defense - All Games through 10/15/2017

Name G Rush Yards Pass Yards Plays Total Yards Yards/Play Yards/G
1 Michigan 6 515 828 365 1343 3.68 223.8
2 Washington 7 511 1147 456 1658 3.64 236.9
3 Georgia 7 575 1193 423 1768 4.18 252.6
4 Alabama 7 467 1313 435 1780 4.09 254.3
5 Michigan State 6 560 1023 368 1583 4.30 263.8
6 Wisconsin 6 473 1117 363 1590 4.38 265.0
7 Northern Illinois 6 561 1126 429 1687 3.93 281.2
8 Mississippi State 6 779 930 341 1709 5.01 284.8
9 Penn State 6 704 1007 427 1711 4.01 285.2
10 Washington State 7 881 1137 440 2018 4.59 288.3
11 Clemson 7 755 1271 471 2026 4.30 289.4
12 South Florida 6 467 1275 423 1742 4.12 290.3
13 Auburn 7 824 1264 489 2088 4.27 298.3
14 UTSA 5 591 929 294 1520 5.17 304.0
15 Georgia Tech 5 591 930 298 1521 5.10 304.2
16 Ohio State 7 767 1370 480 2137 4.45 305.3
17 San Diego State 7 947 1233 423 2180 5.15 311.4
18 Virginia 6 858 1019 396 1877 4.74 312.8
19 Duke 7 756 1434 432 2190 5.07 312.9
20 Southern Mississippi 6 651 1229 384 1880 4.90 313.3
21 Fresno State 6 645 1238 380 1883 4.96 313.8
22 LSU 7 1013 1194 444 2207 4.97 315.3
23 Virginia Tech 6 731 1190 393 1921 4.89 320.2
24 Troy 6 592 1331 398 1923 4.83 320.5
25 Marshall 6 716 1215 402 1931 4.80 321.8
26 Minnesota 6 816 1121 384 1937 5.04 322.8
27 Boise State 6 612 1336 419 1948 4.65 324.7
28 Florida State 5 573 1080 334 1653 4.95 330.6
29 UCF 5 551 1115 331 1666 5.03 333.2
30 Idaho 6 1036 974 404 2010 4.98 335.0
31 TCU 6 590 1428 394 2018 5.12 336.3
32 Eastern Michigan 6 1061 973 415 2034 4.90 339.0
33 Wake Forest 6 852 1185 444 2037 4.59 339.5
34 Western Kentucky 6 858 1185 392 2043 5.21 340.5
35 Appalachian State 6 879 1176 410 2055 5.01 342.5
36 Wyoming 6 1054 1037 439 2091 4.76 348.5
37 Utah 6 718 1384 416 2102 5.05 350.3
38 Syracuse 7 902 1561 464 2463 5.31 351.9
39 Indiana 6 1033 1085 439 2118 4.82 353.0
40 Middle Tennessee 7 1016 1465 509 2481 4.87 354.4
41 Florida 6 863 1266 392 2129 5.43 354.8
42 Iowa State 6 714 1423 416 2137 5.14 356.2
43 Army 7 1195 1337 401 2532 6.31 361.7
44 Oregon 7 810 1724 513 2534 4.94 362.0
45 Kansas State 6 746 1429 433 2175 5.02 362.5
46 Miami (Florida) 5 818 997 374 1815 4.85 363.0
47 UAB 6 1004 1188 425 2192 5.16 365.3
48 Notre Dame 6 807 1387 454 2194 4.83 365.7
49 Oklahoma 6 757 1451 417 2208 5.29 368.0
50 Miami (Ohio) 7 1250 1329 456 2579 5.66 368.4
51 Rutgers 6 836 1379 394 2215 5.62 369.2
52 Tennessee 6 1457 775 405 2232 5.51 372.0
53 Oklahoma State 6 899 1336 457 2235 4.89 372.5
54 Ball State 6 878 1365 390 2243 5.75 373.8
55 South Carolina 7 994 1626 505 2620 5.19 374.3
55 Arkansas 6 1038 1208 385 2246 5.83 374.3
57 Western Michigan 7 991 1635 470 2626 5.59 375.1
58 New Mexico 6 854 1400 408 2254 5.52 375.7
59 Northwestern 6 760 1498 446 2258 5.06 376.3
60 Toledo 6 1049 1217 387 2266 5.86 377.7
61 North Carolina State 7 639 2009 481 2648 5.51 378.3
62 Florida International 6 1054 1219 403 2273 5.64 378.8
63 Louisville 7 1040 1623 480 2663 5.55 380.4
63 Texas A&M 7 947 1716 475 2663 5.61 380.4
65 Texas 6 700 1589 391 2289 5.85 381.5
66 Air Force 6 1532 766 354 2298 6.49 383.0
67 USC 7 1027 1671 500 2698 5.40 385.4
68 Kentucky 6 583 1732 411 2315 5.63 385.8
69 New Mexico State 7 1352 1365 489 2717 5.56 388.1
70 Iowa 6 874 1456 430 2330 5.42 388.3
71 Utah State 7 1257 1472 502 2729 5.44 389.9
72 Louisiana Tech 6 1020 1332 411 2352 5.72 392.0
73 BYU 7 1309 1445 513 2754 5.37 393.4
74 Ohio 7 907 1848 530 2755 5.20 393.6
75 Purdue 6 1050 1318 416 2368 5.69 394.7
76 Nebraska 7 1161 1607 478 2768 5.79 395.4
77 Georgia State 5 742 1237 315 1979 6.28 395.8
78 Navy 6 976 1413 383 2389 6.24 398.2
79 North Texas 6 816 1577 444 2393 5.39 398.8
80 Temple 7 1170 1623 493 2793 5.67 399.0
81 South Alabama 6 675 1730 411 2405 5.85 400.8
82 Coastal Carolina 6 996 1412 394 2408 6.11 401.3
83 Houston 6 1058 1360 449 2418 5.39 403.0
84 Texas State 7 998 1831 482 2829 5.87 404.1
85 Tulane 6 1236 1207 373 2443 6.55 407.2
86 Massachusetts 6 1182 1273 423 2455 5.80 409.2
87 Arizona 6 962 1502 442 2464 5.57 410.7
88 Vanderbilt 7 1698 1193 487 2891 5.94 413.0
89 Central Michigan 7 1456 1437 523 2893 5.53 413.3
90 Colorado State 7 865 2044 478 2909 6.09 415.6
91 Buffalo 7 1637 1275 541 2912 5.38 416.0
91 Stanford 7 1368 1544 489 2912 5.96 416.0
93 Akron 7 1238 1678 517 2916 5.64 416.6
94 Cincinnati 7 1542 1381 484 2923 6.04 417.6
95 Illinois 6 1183 1344 435 2527 5.81 421.2
96 Florida Atlantic 6 1355 1175 452 2530 5.60 421.7
97 California 7 1058 1898 553 2956 5.35 422.3
98 Colorado 7 1357 1613 492 2970 6.04 424.3
98 Rice 6 1029 1517 401 2546 6.35 424.3
100 Kent State 7 1430 1565 480 2995 6.24 427.9
101 Georgia Southern 5 935 1213 342 2148 6.28 429.6
102 Texas Tech 6 736 1847 468 2583 5.52 430.5
103 Old Dominion 6 1365 1256 464 2621 5.65 436.8
103 SMU 6 798 1823 423 2621 6.20 436.8
105 Maryland 6 1046 1588 461 2634 5.71 439.0
106 Arizona State 6 1044 1607 411 2651 6.45 441.8
107 Pittsburgh 7 1233 1880 465 3113 6.69 444.7
108 Boston College 7 1697 1424 539 3121 5.79 445.9
109 Arkansas State 5 1122 1119 369 2241 6.07 448.2
110 Mississippi 6 1431 1267 438 2698 6.16 449.7
111 West Virginia 6 1264 1459 432 2723 6.30 453.8
112 Charlotte 7 1277 1904 519 3181 6.13 454.4
113 UTEP 7 1620 1594 500 3214 6.43 459.1
114 North Carolina 7 1606 1620 542 3226 5.95 460.9
115 Kansas 6 1109 1740 447 2849 6.37 474.8
116 Louisiana-Lafayette 6 1432 1426 460 2858 6.21 476.3
117 Memphis 6 1250 1615 488 2865 5.87 477.5
118 Oregon State 7 1401 1947 518 3348 6.46 478.3
119 Hawai'i 7 1286 2063 468 3349 7.16 478.4
120 San Jose State 8 2226 1615 660 3841 5.82 480.1
121 UNLV 6 1472 1434 479 2906 6.07 484.3
122 Nevada 7 1183 2283 536 3466 6.47 495.1
123 Louisiana-Monroe 6 1351 1622 444 2973 6.70 495.5
124 Missouri 6 1337 1655 453 2992 6.60 498.7
125 Bowling Green 7 1726 1883 534 3609 6.76 515.6
126 Baylor 6 1447 1659 444 3106 7.00 517.7
127 UCLA 6 1878 1260 469 3138 6.69 523.0
128 Connecticut 6 996 2355 503 3351 6.66 558.5
129 Tulsa 7 2233 1696 520 3929 7.56 561.3
130 East Carolina 7 1905 2295 542 4200 7.75 600.0