2022 National Leaders Total Defense - All Games through 10/02/2022

Name G Rush Yards Pass Yards Plays Total Yards Yards/Play Yards/G
1 James Madison 4 190 685 231 875 3.79 218.8
2 Minnesota 5 407 703 254 1110 4.37 222.0
3 Illinois 5 351 795 301 1146 3.81 229.2
4 Boise State 5 509 672 280 1181 4.22 236.2
5 Alabama 5 437 745 327 1182 3.61 236.4
6 Michigan 5 471 789 309 1260 4.08 252.0
7 Iowa 5 464 808 340 1272 3.74 254.4
8 Iowa State 5 415 862 288 1277 4.43 255.4
9 Tulane 5 680 618 321 1298 4.04 259.6
10 Ohio State 5 552 767 292 1319 4.52 263.8
11 Georgia 5 446 876 280 1322 4.72 264.4
12 Syracuse 5 475 883 282 1358 4.82 271.6
13 Utah 5 616 777 285 1393 4.89 278.6
14 Air Force 5 636 758 261 1394 5.34 278.8
15 North Carolina State 5 472 928 314 1400 4.46 280.0
16 Temple 5 656 745 340 1401 4.12 280.2
17 Marshall 5 356 1050 301 1406 4.67 281.2
18 Rutgers 5 478 933 299 1411 4.72 282.2
19 LSU 5 546 923 297 1469 4.95 293.8
20 Kentucky 5 619 868 302 1487 4.92 297.4
21 South Alabama 5 502 1002 324 1504 4.64 300.8
22 Cincinnati 5 537 979 391 1516 3.88 303.2
23 San Jose State 4 608 619 249 1227 4.93 306.8
24 Virginia Tech 5 504 1047 321 1551 4.83 310.2
25 UAB 4 605 647 273 1252 4.59 313.0
26 UCF 4 577 679 252 1256 4.98 314.0
27 Mississippi 5 585 993 356 1578 4.43 315.6
28 Purdue 5 510 1070 326 1580 4.85 316.0
29 Wisconsin 5 623 958 302 1581 5.24 316.2
30 UCLA 5 408 1188 347 1596 4.60 319.2
31 Baylor 5 484 1116 342 1600 4.68 320.0
32 Pittsburgh 5 626 994 321 1620 5.05 324.0
33 Florida State 5 750 897 338 1647 4.87 329.4
34 West Virginia 5 503 1154 295 1657 5.62 331.4
35 Auburn 5 691 968 336 1659 4.94 331.8
36 Clemson 5 348 1316 340 1664 4.89 332.8
37 Mississippi State 5 590 1075 329 1665 5.06 333.0
38 BYU 5 799 878 343 1677 4.89 335.4
39 Miami (Florida) 4 340 1004 219 1344 6.14 336.0
40 Missouri 5 603 1083 336 1686 5.02 337.2
41 Texas State 5 727 963 337 1690 5.01 338.0
42 Miami (Ohio) 5 424 1268 330 1692 5.13 338.4
43 Toledo 5 781 915 338 1696 5.02 339.2
44 Appalachian State 5 688 1011 317 1699 5.36 339.8
45 Washington 5 540 1167 324 1707 5.27 341.4
46 Penn State 5 399 1310 361 1709 4.73 341.8
47 UTEP 6 981 1131 378 2112 5.59 352.0
48 Western Kentucky 5 567 1196 383 1763 4.60 352.6
48 Rice 5 741 1022 275 1763 6.41 352.6
50 Massachusetts 5 881 884 315 1765 5.60 353.0
51 Texas Tech 5 741 1026 311 1767 5.68 353.4
52 Virginia 5 780 997 351 1777 5.06 355.4
53 Notre Dame 4 569 853 268 1422 5.31 355.5
54 New Mexico 5 566 1212 324 1778 5.49 355.6
55 Oregon State 5 765 1025 321 1790 5.58 358.0
56 Navy 4 407 1027 245 1434 5.85 358.5
57 Texas A&M 5 851 942 356 1793 5.04 358.6
57 USC 5 772 1021 325 1793 5.52 358.6
59 UNLV 5 541 1262 342 1803 5.27 360.6
60 Arkansas State 5 608 1199 293 1807 6.17 361.4
61 South Carolina 5 927 900 342 1827 5.34 365.4
62 Liberty 5 684 1144 356 1828 5.13 365.6
63 Texas 5 601 1233 389 1834 4.71 366.8
64 East Carolina 5 644 1191 321 1835 5.72 367.0
65 TCU 4 481 993 291 1474 5.07 368.5
66 Louisville 5 797 1052 322 1849 5.74 369.8
67 Louisiana-Lafayette 5 641 1209 359 1850 5.15 370.0
68 Kansas State 5 719 1132 356 1851 5.20 370.2
69 Washington State 5 481 1377 345 1858 5.39 371.6
70 Boston College 5 772 1094 347 1866 5.38 373.2
71 Duke 5 655 1212 339 1867 5.51 373.4
72 Oregon 5 473 1411 323 1884 5.83 376.8
73 Troy 5 645 1244 379 1889 4.98 377.8
74 Western Michigan 5 753 1143 318 1896 5.96 379.2
75 Wake Forest 5 671 1228 354 1899 5.36 379.8
76 Tulsa 5 983 922 336 1905 5.67 381.0
77 Louisiana-Monroe 5 669 1238 337 1907 5.66 381.4
78 Northwestern 5 863 1058 345 1921 5.57 384.2
79 Kansas 5 578 1345 365 1923 5.27 384.6
80 Fresno State 4 700 844 278 1544 5.55 386.0
81 California 5 602 1342 341 1944 5.70 388.8
82 Coastal Carolina 5 564 1383 338 1947 5.76 389.4
83 New Mexico State 6 1146 1197 413 2343 5.67 390.5
84 Maryland 5 698 1262 381 1960 5.14 392.0
85 Middle Tennessee 5 539 1422 376 1961 5.22 392.2
86 Southern Mississippi 4 641 936 302 1577 5.22 394.3
87 Oklahoma State 4 446 1141 291 1587 5.45 396.8
88 Arizona State 5 867 1126 351 1993 5.68 398.6
89 Wyoming 6 835 1561 418 2396 5.73 399.3
90 Connecticut 6 886 1512 410 2398 5.85 399.7
91 SMU 4 722 878 283 1600 5.65 400.0
92 Memphis 5 561 1440 357 2001 5.61 400.2
93 Arizona 5 1067 937 315 2004 6.36 400.8
94 San Diego State 5 854 1169 355 2023 5.70 404.6
95 Tennessee 4 391 1237 310 1628 5.25 407.0
96 Utah State 5 942 1099 354 2041 5.77 408.2
97 Houston 5 675 1369 361 2044 5.66 408.8
98 Central Michigan 5 738 1318 372 2056 5.53 411.2
98 Eastern Michigan 5 829 1227 352 2056 5.84 411.2
100 Georgia Tech 5 944 1115 383 2059 5.38 411.8
100 Michigan State 5 684 1375 361 2059 5.70 411.8
102 Army 4 888 764 266 1652 6.21 413.0
103 Colorado State 4 651 1006 286 1657 5.79 414.3
104 Florida Atlantic 6 1039 1450 412 2489 6.04 414.8
105 Nevada 5 890 1201 344 2091 6.08 418.2
106 Buffalo 5 966 1127 295 2093 7.09 418.6
107 Indiana 5 713 1389 386 2102 5.45 420.4
108 Florida 5 966 1141 362 2107 5.82 421.4
109 Oklahoma 5 991 1124 389 2115 5.44 423.0
110 Stanford 4 843 873 262 1716 6.55 429.0
111 Ball State 5 1008 1153 389 2161 5.56 432.2
111 Arkansas 5 714 1447 336 2161 6.43 432.2
113 Georgia State 5 988 1191 363 2179 6.00 435.8
114 Northern Illinois 5 625 1559 351 2184 6.22 436.8
115 Georgia Southern 5 1010 1194 348 2204 6.33 440.8
116 UTSA 5 938 1268 366 2206 6.03 441.2
117 Louisiana Tech 4 922 851 282 1773 6.29 443.3
118 Kent State 5 763 1478 352 2241 6.37 448.2
119 Old Dominion 5 948 1304 392 2252 5.74 450.4
120 North Carolina 5 965 1289 378 2254 5.96 450.8
121 Vanderbilt 5 790 1496 358 2286 6.39 457.2
122 Florida International 4 639 1192 281 1831 6.52 457.8
123 North Texas 6 1171 1605 450 2776 6.17 462.7
124 Nebraska 5 1001 1345 392 2346 5.98 469.2
125 Akron 5 1019 1337 355 2356 6.64 471.2
126 Hawai'i 5 1304 1099 328 2403 7.33 480.6
127 South Florida 5 1092 1347 341 2439 7.15 487.8
128 Bowling Green 5 807 1681 392 2488 6.35 497.6
129 Colorado 5 1471 1073 346 2544 7.35 508.8
130 Charlotte 6 1520 1705 416 3225 7.75 537.5
131 Ohio 5 986 1903 385 2889 7.50 577.8