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Split Statistics

All stat categories broken down by game location, game result, playing surface, opponent, and month. Split statistics are provided by team and player.

Situational Statistics

Rushing, passing, and receiving broken down by half, quarter, down and distance, field position, and score. Situational statistics are provided by team and player.

Leader Boards

Sortable national and conference leaders for teams and players, for all games and by split statistics.

College Football Data File Release – 2013 Week 11

November 10th, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 11/09/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

College Football Data File Release – 2013 Week 10

November 3rd, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 11/02/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

College Football Data File Release – 2013 Week 9

October 27th, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 10/26/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

College Football Data File Release – 2013 Week 8

October 20th, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 10/19/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

Issues with the site on the morning of 10/15/2013

October 15th, 2013

Due to a mistake I made updating the site this morning, the statistics for last week’s games (week 7) were not included in the leader boards and other parts of the site. If you used the site from about 5:30am ET until 11:30am ET, the statistics that were shown may not have been incorrect.

The problem is fixed now. I’m sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused. I’m going to add safeguards so that it doesn’t happen again. It will also help if I’m awake for more than five minutes before I start making changes to the site.

Marty

College Football Data File Release – 2013 Week 7

October 13th, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 10/12/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

College Football Data File Release – 2013 Week 6

October 6th, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 10/05/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

College Football Data Release – 2013 Week 5

September 29th, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 09/28/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data

Getting Less Personal

September 22nd, 2013

Personal foul penalties called per game are down 25.9% through the first four weeks of the 2013 season compared to the 2012 season.  Here is the breakdown of personal foul penalties called per game from 2005 to 2013, the seasons for which I have data.  The data includes all personal fouls called, whether they were accepted, declined, or offset.

          G    Per Game
+------+-----+----------
  2005   718     1.81
  2006   792     1.53
  2007   792     1.60
  2008   804     1.68
  2009   808     1.66
  2010   808     1.84
  2011   812     1.79
  2012   838     2.01
  2013   268     1.49

The average personal fouls called per game from 2005-2012 was 1.74, so the 2013 average of 1.49 is down 14.4% from the average of those seasons.  The only season before 2013 that is close in personal foul penalties per game is 2006, but the games for that season were shortened by the rules that caused the game clock to run more often.

Is the drop in personal foul penalties in 2013 a result of the new targeting rules?  Since we’re only four weeks into the 2013 season, there may not be enough data yet to draw that conclusion.  I’ll check back in the coming weeks to see where the numbers stand.

College Football Data Release – 2013 Week 4

September 22nd, 2013

This release updates 2013 data through 09/21/2013.

http://www.cfbstats.com/blog/college-football-data