Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

2014 NCAA S&P+ RATINGS, DEFENSE

through games of 1/12/15

The S&P+ Ratings are a college football ratings system derived from the play-by-play data of all 800+ of a season's FBS college football games (and 140,000+ plays). As of January 2015, S&P+ ratings are based around the core concepts of the Five Factors: efficiency, explosiveness, field position, finishing drives, and turnovers.

While turnovers do not play a significant role in offensive and defensive ratings, here are the factors that do:

  • Success Rate: A common Football Outsiders tool used to measure efficiency by determining whether every play of a given game was successful or not. The terms of success in college football: 50 percent of necessary yardage on first down, 70 percent on second down, and 100 percent on third and fourth down.
  • IsoPPP: An explosiveness measure derived from determining the equivalent point value of every yard line (based on the expected number of points an offense could expect to score from that yard line) and, therefore, every play of a given game. IsoPPP looks at only the per-play value of a team's successful plays (as defined by the Success Rate definition above); its goal is to separate the explosiveness component from the efficiency component altogether. For more information about IsoPPP, click here.
  • Redzone S&P+: This measures drive-finishing ability by looking at the success rate and IsoPPP measures for only plays that come after a first down inside the opponent's 40-yard line. Coaches start adjusting their play-calling for a shrinking field closer to the 40 than the 20, and there is more separation between good and bad offenses if you look at plays in this range instead of plays inside the 20-yard line (as the redzone is commonly defined).
  • FP+: This is an opponent-adjusted measure of your ability to create field position advantages. This is based on drive data instead of per-play data. For an offense, it looks at field position you create for your defense (with help from special teams, which is not yet stripped out of these numbers); for a defense, it looks at the opposite.
  • Opponent adjustments: Each team's output for a given category (Success Rate, IsoPPP, and split stats like rushing, passing, redzone, standard downs, passing downs, etc.) is compared to the expected output based upon their opponents. This is a schedule-based adjustment designed to reward tougher schedules and punish weaker ones. In the tables below, the "+" designation is for measures that are adjusted for opponent.
  • Garbage time adjustments: The S&P+ figures used in the tables below only look at the plays that took place while a game was deemed competitive. Garbage-time plays and possessions have been filtered out of the calculations. The criteria for "garbage time" are as follows: a game is not within 28 points in the first quarter, 24 points in the second quarter, 21 points in the third quarter, or 16 points in the fourth quarter.

Passing Downs are defined as:

  • second down with 8 or more yards to go
  • third or fourth down with 5 or more yards to go

All other downs are Standard Downs.

As of 2015, overall offensive and defensive S&P+ ratings are communicated as adjusted scoring averages (points per game). Situational 'plus' ratings -- Rushing S&P+, Success Rate+, FP+, etc. -- are still delivered on a scale in which 100.0 is the national average, above 100 is good (offense or defense) and below 100 is bad.

Please note that in the split of rushing and passing S&P+, sacks are counted as passes, as in NFL data, and not runs as in official NCAA totals.

The first table below offers situational stats -- rushing, passing, standard downs (SD), and passing downs (PD) -- and a team's opponent-adjusted Success Rate and IsoPPP measures. The second table offers more Five Factors stats (FP+, Redzone S&P+), unadjusted Success Rate and IsoPPP measures, and three Havoc stats. Havoc Rate is a team's total tackles for loss, passes defensed, and forced fumbles divided by total plays. (Learn more here.) Each's team's Havoc Rate and numbers specific to the front seven and secondary are shared below.

Team Def. S&P+ Rk Rushing
S&P+
Rk Passing
S&P+
Rk SD
S&P+
Rk PD
S&P+
Rk Success
Rt+
Rk IsoPPP+ Rk
Ole Miss 11.5 1 129.8 7 139.7 6 130.0 6 146.7 4 121.9 10 155.3 3
Clemson 12.2 2 146.7 2 158.2 1 141.8 1 167.7 1 147.2 1 161.0 2
Alabama 14.8 3 146.8 1 119.9 17 133.2 2 116.4 32 125.2 6 133.7 6
Penn State 15.1 4 135.5 4 127.3 10 121.2 9 157.7 3 122.7 9 141.8 4
Stanford 15.4 5 137.0 3 140.1 4 130.1 5 166.8 2 126.5 5 161.8 1
Arkansas 15.6 6 124.0 11 114.9 26 117.1 15 117.1 28 116.6 17 122.2 18
Texas 16.3 7 110.7 32 144.0 3 123.7 7 135.4 9 120.8 11 137.3 5
Florida 16.4 8 123.3 14 120.2 15 121.2 10 120.3 21 117.7 16 129.8 8
LSU 16.4 9 117.5 18 139.8 5 130.7 4 119.5 23 129.0 4 130.7 7
Virginia Tech 16.9 10 121.2 16 147.6 2 131.9 3 131.9 10 141.3 2 128.6 10
Ohio State 17.4 11 108.5 42 131.0 8 116.8 18 131.0 11 115.8 19 127.1 12
Tennessee 18.3 12 116.1 21 123.1 11 117.1 16 123.3 18 115.8 18 122.3 17
TCU 18.4 13 133.3 5 113.2 29 119.8 11 124.0 16 124.6 7 121.3 20
Louisville 18.8 14 121.8 15 119.0 20 121.8 8 115.8 33 123.5 8 116.8 26
Missouri 18.8 15 124.7 9 115.5 25 112.3 26 138.1 8 114.8 21 127.3 11
Temple 19.0 16 104.8 54 110.6 34 108.6 35 109.6 45 101.6 56 117.7 24
Georgia 19.2 17 100.9 65 132.6 7 114.0 23 109.5 47 105.1 46 121.8 19
Michigan 19.6 18 127.5 8 107.2 45 114.9 22 113.3 34 109.3 32 124.5 13
Virginia 20.5 19 124.4 10 113.2 28 117.1 17 117.8 27 119.9 12 118.0 23
Auburn 21.1 20 115.0 23 102.0 59 105.9 43 117.0 29 112.5 26 105.4 53
Oklahoma 21.3 21 117.2 19 111.7 32 109.4 33 120.6 19 113.5 23 112.6 35
Michigan State 21.4 22 123.7 13 120.0 16 109.7 32 142.7 5 133.0 3 110.2 41
Memphis 21.5 23 111.8 31 110.0 35 109.2 34 118.1 25 105.5 43 116.3 29
Louisiana Tech 21.8 24 123.9 12 117.6 22 119.8 12 118.1 24 118.5 14 123.5 14
UCLA 22.0 25 106.8 46 118.8 21 110.7 31 118.0 26 106.1 39 123.0 16
Team Def. S&P+ Rk Rushing
S&P+
Rk Passing
S&P+
Rk SD
S&P+
Rk PD
S&P+
Rk Success
Rt+
Rk IsoPPP+ Rk
Miami 22.2 26 108.7 41 127.7 9 117.1 14 116.4 31 113.8 22 123.4 15
Mississippi State 22.3 27 104.2 56 121.9 13 104.9 47 127.2 13 115.3 20 109.3 44
Oregon 22.4 28 105.6 52 109.9 36 111.8 27 101.4 62 104.4 49 116.7 27
Wisconsin 22.6 29 113.2 28 117.5 23 103.7 50 140.4 7 112.8 25 115.4 30
Utah 22.7 30 105.7 51 120.8 14 116.0 20 111.3 41 111.7 27 121.1 21
Minnesota 23.0 31 109.0 37 104.2 53 108.0 39 102.1 61 106.0 40 109.3 45
Utah State 23.1 32 116.3 20 122.5 12 116.0 21 124.1 15 109.3 33 129.1 9
Syracuse 23.2 33 113.7 26 96.6 76 111.1 30 92.8 94 100.8 59 113.1 31
Central Florida 23.4 34 105.7 49 98.7 68 100.6 59 105.8 51 96.0 81 109.9 42
USC 23.5 35 110.3 34 112.0 31 108.4 37 120.6 20 106.4 38 116.5 28
Boston College 23.5 36 110.4 33 98.4 69 105.6 44 96.3 77 105.9 41 101.1 61
Wake Forest 23.5 37 106.1 48 107.9 44 101.5 56 129.5 12 105.5 44 109.5 43
Boise State 23.9 38 112.1 30 111.7 33 106.5 42 125.8 14 113.3 24 108.7 47
Baylor 24.3 39 113.5 27 108.6 42 108.3 38 120.0 22 110.9 28 112.8 33
Florida State 24.3 40 105.7 50 105.0 50 105.4 45 110.0 43 98.8 68 112.6 36
West Virginia 24.4 41 115.3 22 113.8 27 116.1 19 112.3 38 119.8 13 112.7 34
Maryland 24.7 42 98.7 72 108.0 43 100.3 61 111.9 40 102.2 55 105.5 52
Notre Dame 24.9 43 99.7 70 92.3 96 97.5 77 94.8 88 98.5 70 96.1 80
Kansas State 24.9 44 105.4 53 104.4 52 104.3 48 108.7 48 100.2 63 111.2 39
Northwestern 25.0 45 106.5 47 100.7 65 106.8 41 100.9 64 104.4 48 106.7 50
Nebraska 25.1 46 93.4 88 119.6 18 103.8 49 105.7 52 105.7 42 104.3 56
Arizona State 25.3 47 109.0 38 106.8 46 107.9 40 110.3 42 108.9 34 111.1 40
Arizona 25.3 48 113.8 25 109.1 39 111.3 29 113.2 35 108.8 36 117.6 25
BYU 25.5 49 112.7 29 95.9 79 100.9 57 102.9 59 99.8 64 103.2 58
Marshall 25.5 50 100.0 69 119.3 19 102.0 55 141.1 6 103.3 53 119.9 22
Team Def. S&P+ Rk Rushing
S&P+
Rk Passing
S&P+
Rk SD
S&P+
Rk PD
S&P+
Rk Success
Rt+
Rk IsoPPP+ Rk
Kentucky 26.2 51 98.2 73 93.5 91 92.6 96 105.0 54 95.6 86 94.6 86
Cincinnati 26.4 52 92.4 92 94.4 87 98.2 75 85.2 109 90.7 107 97.2 74
Purdue 26.6 53 94.6 83 102.8 56 99.8 65 96.3 78 97.0 76 100.7 63
Georgia Tech 26.7 54 91.6 94 94.8 84 96.1 83 88.6 107 91.9 102 96.8 76
Tulane 26.8 55 100.1 68 101.6 61 102.6 54 97.2 73 98.7 69 103.4 57
Washington 27.2 56 108.1 43 100.8 64 103.4 52 109.5 46 99.5 65 112.0 38
South Alabama 27.3 57 108.9 39 109.2 38 111.8 28 103.1 58 110.8 29 109.1 46
Texas A&M 27.3 58 81.2 119 115.7 24 93.0 90 106.5 50 96.2 79 96.5 78
UTSA 27.5 59 120.0 17 95.6 80 113.2 24 98.5 70 107.3 37 107.9 48
Air Force 27.6 60 130.7 6 102.0 60 119.2 13 102.8 60 117.7 15 112.1 37
Florida International 27.6 61 103.8 59 103.1 55 96.9 82 123.3 17 109.6 31 96.6 77
UL-Monroe 27.9 62 102.2 63 109.0 40 103.3 53 109.9 44 105.5 45 105.7 51
Oklahoma State 28.0 63 107.5 44 101.1 63 105.1 46 100.6 66 109.8 30 100.3 66
N.C. State 28.1 64 92.6 91 105.4 48 100.1 62 95.0 87 96.7 78 100.9 62
Pittsburgh 28.2 65 92.1 93 95.3 82 89.4 110 104.6 56 96.9 77 89.3 104
San Diego State 28.3 66 110.2 35 108.6 41 113.0 25 95.6 84 104.9 47 113.0 32
Iowa 28.6 67 106.9 45 93.7 89 99.3 69 104.8 55 103.6 51 97.8 72
Duke 28.6 68 83.3 112 102.4 57 92.5 98 93.5 92 86.3 117 100.6 64
Kansas 28.8 69 98.1 74 106.5 47 108.5 36 91.4 98 108.9 35 98.5 71
Houston 28.9 70 88.2 103 96.4 77 92.1 100 95.6 85 87.4 115 98.7 70
South Carolina 29.0 71 84.6 109 97.6 71 89.1 111 98.5 69 89.2 109 92.3 90
Illinois 29.4 72 96.5 78 98.1 70 99.2 71 93.2 93 100.8 58 94.6 87
Oregon State 29.7 73 82.5 115 109.6 37 99.3 70 95.1 86 100.6 60 96.1 81
Navy 29.8 74 96.6 77 98.9 67 99.9 63 100.3 67 93.7 92 107.5 49
Akron 29.8 75 100.7 66 88.7 104 95.3 85 93.9 89 96.0 84 94.0 88
Team Def. S&P+ Rk Rushing
S&P+
Rk Passing
S&P+
Rk SD
S&P+
Rk PD
S&P+
Rk Success
Rt+
Rk IsoPPP+ Rk
Vanderbilt 29.9 76 98.0 75 95.4 81 99.3 68 95.8 82 94.2 91 100.4 65
UTEP 29.9 77 90.3 97 105.0 49 90.9 102 116.7 30 104.1 50 92.2 93
UL-Lafayette 30.2 78 102.2 62 93.0 92 98.1 76 95.8 81 98.1 73 96.1 82
Kent State 30.2 79 102.8 60 92.8 94 98.4 74 100.1 68 97.4 75 101.5 60
Northern Illinois 30.3 80 93.0 89 94.6 86 94.6 87 95.8 80 91.6 103 99.2 69
Arkansas State 30.4 81 85.9 107 102.3 58 92.3 99 95.7 83 97.5 74 88.8 106
East Carolina 30.5 82 109.6 36 86.2 112 97.0 80 91.3 99 92.8 98 95.6 84
Rice 30.6 83 94.4 84 87.6 106 100.8 58 76.9 121 94.2 89 89.3 103
Central Michigan 30.7 84 114.2 24 89.3 102 103.6 51 90.2 100 103.3 52 95.4 85
Connecticut 30.7 85 103.9 58 93.0 93 98.5 72 98.4 71 92.9 96 104.4 55
Rutgers 30.8 86 92.7 90 94.8 83 97.1 79 89.4 105 102.3 54 88.0 107
Nevada 30.9 87 89.9 100 93.7 90 90.2 104 101.2 63 89.1 110 97.1 75
Ohio 31.0 88 104.3 55 92.6 95 100.3 60 92.0 96 94.2 90 102.1 59
UAB 31.3 89 93.6 86 101.4 62 92.8 93 112.2 39 98.3 71 97.8 73
Western Michigan 31.4 90 93.6 87 99.5 66 94.8 86 97.9 72 100.2 62 91.8 95
Indiana 31.6 91 99.6 71 97.1 74 99.9 64 93.6 90 99.0 66 96.2 79
Colorado State 32.3 92 94.9 82 104.7 51 98.4 73 103.1 57 94.8 87 104.7 54
Georgia Southern 32.6 93 96.3 79 97.2 73 96.9 81 96.4 76 96.0 82 100.0 67
Southern Miss 32.7 94 94.1 85 90.2 99 93.4 89 91.7 97 93.2 93 90.6 97
Washington State 33.0 95 97.8 76 95.9 78 92.6 95 105.7 53 100.3 61 91.0 96
South Florida 33.2 96 101.3 64 83.3 115 92.7 94 96.1 79 85.6 119 99.6 68
Fresno State 33.4 97 104.2 57 88.9 103 99.6 67 90.2 101 100.9 57 92.5 89
Middle Tennessee 33.5 98 91.3 95 94.7 85 99.7 66 81.5 113 92.2 100 95.9 83
North Carolina 33.6 99 89.2 101 87.3 108 94.0 88 76.9 120 94.4 88 84.4 112
San Jose State 33.7 100 83.8 110 112.7 30 87.2 117 112.6 36 89.8 108 92.3 92
Team Def. S&P+ Rk Rushing
S&P+
Rk Passing
S&P+
Rk SD
S&P+
Rk PD
S&P+
Rk Success
Rt+
Rk IsoPPP+ Rk
Colorado 34.0 101 90.1 99 97.3 72 91.3 101 107.4 49 99.0 67 90.0 99
Miami (Ohio) 34.2 102 83.3 113 91.2 97 88.3 113 89.8 102 88.6 112 87.8 108
Appalachian State 34.3 103 90.3 98 84.7 114 90.8 103 82.5 112 96.0 83 81.4 115
Toledo 34.7 104 108.9 40 87.1 109 88.0 114 112.3 37 96.0 80 92.1 94
SMU 34.7 105 79.3 120 76.0 127 79.8 124 77.6 119 81.8 124 74.9 125
Bowling Green 34.9 106 87.8 105 89.7 101 89.6 107 92.7 95 91.0 105 89.3 102
Florida Atlantic 34.9 107 83.2 114 104.1 54 92.5 97 93.5 91 92.4 99 92.3 91
California 34.9 108 102.6 61 78.7 121 93.0 91 75.0 123 92.9 97 82.8 113
Hawaii 35.3 109 100.3 67 86.3 111 97.1 78 83.2 111 95.7 85 90.2 98
North Texas 35.6 110 78.0 123 80.6 119 78.0 128 89.6 104 82.0 123 76.7 122
Wyoming 35.7 111 95.1 80 90.3 98 92.8 92 87.0 108 93.2 95 89.2 105
Ball State 36.2 112 88.2 104 88.2 105 87.5 115 96.9 75 88.1 114 89.7 101
Western Kentucky 36.3 113 95.0 81 76.6 126 89.5 108 81.2 114 90.9 106 82.3 114
Texas Tech 36.3 114 82.4 116 97.1 75 89.7 106 89.6 103 91.3 104 86.6 109
Iowa State 37.0 115 75.0 126 93.8 88 82.2 119 100.7 65 83.6 121 86.6 110
Georgia State 37.3 116 75.9 125 82.1 117 79.6 125 78.4 118 79.6 126 76.9 120
Texas State 37.7 117 88.9 102 90.1 100 89.4 109 97.1 74 92.2 101 89.9 100
Idaho 38.0 118 85.1 108 78.6 122 80.9 120 89.4 106 93.2 94 74.2 126
New Mexico 38.2 119 81.3 118 85.3 113 88.5 112 71.4 126 84.6 120 80.2 116
UNLV 38.5 120 82.4 117 78.0 123 80.6 121 79.0 117 82.7 122 76.0 124
Massachusetts 39.1 121 86.2 106 77.8 125 87.4 116 72.8 125 86.2 118 79.2 118
Tulsa 39.5 122 79.0 122 75.4 128 78.8 127 75.1 122 86.6 116 68.4 128
Troy 39.9 123 79.1 121 87.5 107 84.8 118 80.3 115 89.0 111 78.1 119
Buffalo 40.2 124 90.5 96 80.2 120 95.7 84 69.2 127 98.2 72 76.0 123
Old Dominion 40.4 125 83.3 111 77.8 124 90.1 105 67.1 128 79.5 127 84.6 111
Eastern Michigan 40.6 126 73.5 127 86.4 110 80.5 122 79.1 116 88.1 113 72.7 127
Army 40.9 127 71.6 128 80.7 118 79.1 126 74.9 124 76.7 128 76.8 121
New Mexico State 42.9 128 77.7 124 82.8 116 80.0 123 83.5 110 80.1 125 79.4 117
Team Def. S&P+ Rk FP+ Rk Redzone
S&P+
Rk Success
Rate
Rk IsoPPP Rk Havoc
Rate
Rk Front 7
Havoc
Rk DB
Havoc
Rk
Ole Miss 11.5 1 105.0 20 122.5 11 39.8% 49 0.66 1 20.0% 10 10.9% 33 9.1% 7
Clemson 12.2 2 99.0 78 157.5 1 29.5% 1 0.78 30 23.2% 1 15.8% 1 7.4% 27
Alabama 14.8 3 105.1 18 141.3 3 36.1% 15 0.78 29 18.7% 19 10.8% 35 7.9% 19
Penn State 15.1 4 103.0 30 110.3 29 34.0% 6 0.75 17 19.2% 16 12.8% 8 6.4% 56
Stanford 15.4 5 107.1 10 120.9 15 35.1% 9 0.69 2 17.6% 32 11.4% 23 6.0% 75
Arkansas 15.6 6 109.2 6 128.4 5 40.5% 58 0.80 36 20.3% 7 12.8% 7 7.2% 32
Texas 16.3 7 103.0 30 115.1 22 37.4% 19 0.74 10 15.1% 78 9.7% 56 5.3% 99
Florida 16.4 8 110.1 2 119.2 18 37.9% 24 0.72 4 20.9% 5 10.4% 39 10.4% 1
LSU 16.4 9 103.0 30 122.3 13 35.6% 12 0.84 64 18.2% 26 10.1% 46 8.2% 16
Virginia Tech 16.9 10 103.0 30 145.2 2 32.4% 3 0.91 100 20.7% 6 11.6% 18 9.2% 6
Ohio State 17.4 11 110.1 2 101.7 56 38.9% 34 0.78 28 19.9% 12 13.0% 5 6.8% 47
Tennessee 18.3 12 107.1 10 97.6 72 36.8% 18 0.85 69 17.5% 36 10.5% 37 7.0% 37
TCU 18.4 13 112.1 1 112.2 25 33.7% 5 0.85 70 21.5% 2 13.8% 2 7.7% 21
Louisville 18.8 14 100.0 65 113.8 23 32.4% 2 0.93 107 20.1% 8 11.0% 31 8.8% 10
Missouri 18.8 15 101.0 51 101.9 54 38.4% 26 0.75 18 18.4% 22 12.2% 11 6.0% 78
Temple 19.0 16 102.0 38 122.6 10 37.6% 21 0.72 7 17.6% 34 11.6% 16 5.8% 85
Georgia 19.2 17 106.0 15 92.8 93 40.5% 57 0.75 14 15.5% 69 8.5% 85 6.7% 49
Michigan 19.6 18 102.0 38 110.9 28 39.5% 44 0.74 9 15.2% 75 11.4% 24 3.8% 125
Virginia 20.5 19 104.0 25 127.9 6 38.6% 30 0.81 43 21.0% 4 13.3% 3 7.7% 22
Auburn 21.1 20 104.0 25 121.6 14 42.5% 81 0.91 98 17.8% 31 9.3% 65 8.5% 12
Oklahoma 21.3 21 104.0 25 98.5 70 37.6% 22 0.88 83 15.9% 61 10.1% 44 5.8% 84
Michigan State 21.4 22 107.0 13 108.6 37 33.1% 4 1.02 123 20.1% 9 12.4% 10 7.1% 34
Memphis 21.5 23 107.9 9 94.6 87 35.4% 10 0.78 31 17.8% 30 11.5% 19 6.2% 62
Louisiana Tech 21.8 24 110.0 4 111.0 27 35.9% 14 0.84 57 21.2% 3 11.8% 14 9.4% 4
UCLA 22.0 25 100.0 65 96.9 75 40.8% 61 0.76 21 14.2% 91 8.9% 72 4.8% 111
Team Def. S&P+ Rk FP+ Rk Redzone
S&P+
Rk Success
Rate
Rk IsoPPP Rk Havoc
Rate
Rk Front 7
Havoc
Rk DB
Havoc
Rk
Miami 22.2 26 98.0 88 107.4 41 40.2% 55 0.76 20 16.0% 60 9.2% 67 6.7% 50
Mississippi State 22.3 27 101.0 51 120.8 16 39.3% 40 0.85 67 19.0% 17 11.6% 17 7.2% 29
Oregon 22.4 28 106.0 15 108.1 39 43.7% 91 0.74 12 17.1% 41 9.7% 55 7.2% 33
Wisconsin 22.6 29 101.0 51 103.5 49 36.1% 16 0.84 62 17.5% 37 11.9% 12 5.5% 94
Utah 22.7 30 107.1 10 122.9 9 39.0% 37 0.79 35 18.5% 21 11.7% 15 6.9% 43
Minnesota 23.0 31 105.0 20 98.8 67 40.1% 52 0.81 39 18.3% 25 9.8% 53 8.4% 13
Utah State 23.1 32 102.0 38 117.0 20 34.5% 7 0.76 23 19.8% 13 10.9% 32 8.8% 9
Syracuse 23.2 33 94.0 123 116.5 21 42.8% 83 0.74 13 16.8% 44 12.9% 6 3.8% 126
Central Florida 23.4 34 104.9 24 92.9 92 38.4% 27 0.72 5 20.0% 11 11.5% 21 8.5% 11
USC 23.5 35 101.0 51 91.1 98 41.0% 64 0.81 38 16.7% 45 8.7% 80 8.0% 18
Boston College 23.5 36 99.0 78 109.5 34 38.8% 31 0.85 72 16.1% 58 9.9% 49 6.2% 61
Wake Forest 23.5 37 98.0 88 120.3 17 39.0% 35 0.83 50 18.3% 24 11.3% 26 7.0% 38
Boise State 23.9 38 105.1 18 118.5 19 34.8% 8 0.96 116 19.6% 14 13.3% 4 5.9% 79
Baylor 24.3 39 106.0 15 100.0 63 39.0% 35 0.83 54 18.1% 29 11.1% 29 6.8% 46
Florida State 24.3 40 99.0 78 103.4 50 41.7% 71 0.81 40 15.6% 66 8.0% 94 7.4% 25
West Virginia 24.4 41 95.9 115 130.3 4 38.4% 27 0.89 89 14.9% 81 8.8% 75 6.0% 77
Maryland 24.7 42 102.0 38 103.9 48 40.1% 53 0.82 47 14.8% 84 9.1% 69 5.4% 95
Notre Dame 24.9 43 105.0 20 101.3 58 43.7% 93 0.83 51 14.6% 87 8.4% 88 6.1% 70
Kansas State 24.9 44 105.0 20 99.4 65 44.8% 102 0.76 22 16.2% 56 8.0% 96 8.2% 15
Northwestern 25.0 45 103.0 30 112.0 26 39.7% 47 0.84 58 15.8% 64 9.7% 54 5.9% 80
Nebraska 25.1 46 109.0 8 91.0 99 38.9% 32 0.90 94 16.9% 43 9.6% 60 7.2% 28
Arizona State 25.3 47 109.1 7 112.4 24 39.4% 43 0.81 42 16.7% 46 9.5% 61 7.1% 35
Arizona 25.3 48 101.0 51 102.0 53 41.4% 69 0.81 44 15.8% 63 6.7% 112 9.0% 8
BYU 25.5 49 102.0 38 98.2 71 38.5% 29 0.86 73 16.5% 48 9.5% 63 7.0% 40
Marshall 25.5 50 103.0 30 94.1 89 38.9% 33 0.72 6 18.1% 28 11.3% 27 6.8% 45
Team Def. S&P+ Rk FP+ Rk Redzone
S&P+
Rk Success
Rate
Rk IsoPPP Rk Havoc
Rate
Rk Front 7
Havoc
Rk DB
Havoc
Rk
Kentucky 26.2 51 102.0 38 90.0 106 42.8% 84 0.84 60 15.5% 68 9.0% 71 6.3% 58
Cincinnati 26.4 52 98.0 88 100.4 62 43.6% 89 0.81 37 15.2% 74 8.8% 78 6.2% 67
Purdue 26.6 53 102.0 38 109.9 30 45.0% 104 0.85 71 13.4% 101 7.4% 106 5.9% 82
Georgia Tech 26.7 54 102.0 38 105.9 44 49.4% 123 0.78 33 15.5% 67 8.5% 83 6.9% 41
Tulane 26.8 55 95.0 119 109.7 31 41.7% 71 0.82 45 18.4% 23 10.3% 40 7.9% 20
Washington 27.2 56 100.0 65 104.5 45 41.5% 70 0.78 27 16.2% 55 11.5% 20 4.4% 117
South Alabama 27.3 57 100.0 65 122.5 12 39.5% 45 0.88 84 15.0% 79 8.3% 89 6.7% 51
Texas A&M 27.3 58 101.0 51 109.6 33 45.8% 108 0.83 52 13.3% 103 7.5% 105 5.5% 93
UTSA 27.5 59 100.0 65 108.8 36 35.6% 11 0.92 101 16.4% 53 8.8% 79 7.5% 24
Air Force 27.6 60 100.0 65 127.4 7 35.7% 13 0.95 112 15.2% 76 9.2% 68 6.0% 76
Florida International 27.6 61 99.0 78 109.4 35 36.8% 17 0.97 117 16.1% 57 10.0% 47 6.2% 66
UL-Monroe 27.9 62 98.0 88 101.1 61 39.3% 42 0.86 74 17.1% 40 11.1% 28 5.9% 81
Oklahoma State 28.0 63 101.0 51 101.2 59 39.8% 48 0.90 96 17.2% 39 11.9% 13 5.4% 96
N.C. State 28.1 64 98.0 88 101.1 60 41.2% 66 0.85 66 17.6% 33 11.1% 30 6.4% 55
Pittsburgh 28.2 65 104.0 25 92.2 95 41.3% 67 0.88 80 13.5% 99 8.4% 87 5.1% 105
San Diego State 28.3 66 104.0 25 104.1 46 39.1% 39 0.75 19 16.4% 51 10.1% 45 6.3% 59
Iowa 28.6 67 100.0 65 108.3 38 40.2% 54 0.84 61 14.8% 85 9.9% 50 4.9% 107
Duke 28.6 68 102.0 38 97.6 73 45.2% 105 0.69 3 13.1% 108 4.7% 127 8.1% 17
Kansas 28.8 69 101.0 51 124.8 8 40.9% 62 0.93 109 16.5% 50 8.9% 73 7.2% 31
Houston 28.9 70 98.0 88 79.6 126 42.1% 77 0.74 11 15.3% 72 9.2% 66 6.1% 72
South Carolina 29.0 71 100.0 65 86.2 119 47.1% 118 0.85 68 11.6% 122 8.1% 92 3.5% 128
Illinois 29.4 72 100.0 65 107.2 42 42.0% 75 0.93 106 14.1% 92 9.9% 48 4.2% 119
Oregon State 29.7 73 102.0 38 104.1 47 42.0% 76 0.90 92 16.4% 52 9.1% 70 7.2% 30
Navy 29.8 74 97.0 99 87.6 116 46.7% 117 0.74 8 10.6% 126 6.4% 115 4.2% 118
Akron 29.8 75 103.0 30 101.8 55 39.7% 46 0.82 48 18.2% 27 12.6% 9 5.5% 92
Team Def. S&P+ Rk FP+ Rk Redzone
S&P+
Rk Success
Rate
Rk IsoPPP Rk Havoc
Rate
Rk Front 7
Havoc
Rk DB
Havoc
Rk
Vanderbilt 29.9 76 98.0 88 95.6 82 43.2% 86 0.86 75 14.3% 88 7.9% 97 6.2% 65
UTEP 29.9 77 98.0 88 102.5 52 39.9% 51 1.03 124 18.6% 20 8.6% 81 9.8% 3
UL-Lafayette 30.2 78 97.0 99 109.6 32 39.9% 50 0.89 88 14.3% 89 9.6% 59 4.7% 112
Kent State 30.2 79 99.0 78 96.1 78 43.5% 88 0.79 34 12.6% 114 5.8% 122 6.6% 54
Northern Illinois 30.3 80 101.0 51 95.0 85 43.1% 85 0.78 32 16.7% 47 9.8% 52 6.6% 52
Arkansas State 30.4 81 102.0 38 90.8 102 42.1% 79 0.92 103 16.2% 54 9.5% 62 6.1% 73
East Carolina 30.5 82 95.1 116 100.0 64 38.3% 25 0.82 46 15.4% 70 10.2% 41 5.1% 104
Rice 30.6 83 101.0 51 95.2 84 41.0% 63 0.94 110 19.3% 15 11.5% 22 7.7% 23
Central Michigan 30.7 84 95.1 116 98.8 68 37.8% 23 0.91 97 16.5% 49 8.6% 82 7.4% 26
Connecticut 30.7 85 95.0 119 101.6 57 41.8% 74 0.78 26 12.6% 116 7.7% 103 4.9% 110
Rutgers 30.8 86 101.0 51 106.3 43 42.1% 77 0.97 119 14.0% 94 8.2% 91 5.7% 89
Nevada 30.9 87 103.0 30 88.1 113 46.2% 112 0.77 25 15.2% 73 10.2% 43 5.0% 106
Ohio 31.0 88 97.0 99 96.7 76 42.3% 80 0.81 41 15.0% 80 8.9% 74 6.1% 71
UAB 31.3 89 99.0 78 95.6 81 41.4% 68 0.90 91 17.2% 38 11.4% 25 5.7% 87
Western Michigan 31.4 90 95.1 116 93.5 91 39.3% 41 0.84 65 16.9% 42 6.8% 110 10.2% 2
Indiana 31.6 91 97.0 99 102.9 51 40.7% 60 0.89 87 15.9% 62 9.8% 51 6.1% 69
Colorado State 32.3 92 94.0 123 90.2 104 41.7% 73 0.77 24 13.8% 97 6.3% 116 7.1% 36
Georgia Southern 32.6 93 106.2 14 90.5 103 44.1% 95 0.75 15 14.9% 82 7.7% 102 7.0% 39
Southern Miss 32.7 94 94.0 123 98.9 66 44.5% 97 0.93 108 13.9% 96 7.2% 107 6.4% 57
Washington State 33.0 95 97.0 99 94.2 88 43.2% 87 0.98 120 15.1% 77 9.3% 64 5.8% 83
South Florida 33.2 96 97.0 99 88.3 110 46.1% 110 0.75 16 13.2% 104 8.5% 86 4.5% 115
Fresno State 33.4 97 102.0 38 107.5 40 40.3% 56 0.96 115 14.6% 86 8.8% 76 5.6% 90
Middle Tennessee 33.5 98 100.0 65 88.5 109 45.4% 106 0.84 56 14.2% 90 8.5% 84 5.7% 86
North Carolina 33.6 99 101.0 51 89.5 108 48.6% 122 0.90 93 14.0% 93 9.6% 58 4.4% 116
San Jose State 33.7 100 97.0 99 87.7 115 44.6% 99 0.87 77 12.7% 112 5.7% 124 6.8% 48
Team Def. S&P+ Rk FP+ Rk Redzone
S&P+
Rk Success
Rate
Rk IsoPPP Rk Havoc
Rate
Rk Front 7
Havoc
Rk DB
Havoc
Rk
Colorado 34.0 101 100.9 64 90.9 100 43.7% 92 1.01 122 13.1% 105 5.9% 120 6.9% 44
Miami (Ohio) 34.2 102 96.0 110 87.9 114 46.2% 112 0.87 78 13.1% 107 6.8% 111 6.2% 63
Appalachian State 34.3 103 98.7 87 85.0 121 39.0% 38 0.92 102 15.8% 65 10.8% 34 4.9% 109
Toledo 34.7 104 97.0 99 90.8 101 41.2% 65 0.89 90 16.0% 59 9.6% 57 6.3% 60
SMU 34.7 105 100.0 65 85.5 120 49.5% 124 0.98 121 11.0% 124 6.4% 114 3.9% 123
Bowling Green 34.9 106 96.0 110 89.8 107 44.2% 96 0.88 85 18.8% 18 10.4% 38 8.3% 14
Florida Atlantic 34.9 107 98.0 88 88.1 112 45.9% 109 0.88 86 13.4% 102 7.6% 104 5.6% 91
California 34.9 108 102.0 38 94.1 90 47.5% 119 0.92 105 11.5% 123 6.1% 119 5.1% 102
Hawaii 35.3 109 97.0 99 90.2 105 40.6% 59 0.91 99 12.6% 115 7.2% 108 5.3% 98
North Texas 35.6 110 96.0 110 76.7 128 43.8% 94 0.88 81 14.8% 83 10.2% 42 4.5% 114
Wyoming 35.7 111 93.0 128 95.8 79 44.8% 101 0.96 113 11.9% 119 8.0% 95 3.9% 124
Ball State 36.2 112 99.0 78 96.7 77 44.7% 100 0.83 49 12.5% 118 6.2% 118 6.1% 74
Western Kentucky 36.3 113 101.0 51 95.3 83 48.3% 121 0.97 118 13.1% 109 7.8% 100 5.2% 100
Texas Tech 36.3 114 94.9 122 98.6 69 46.6% 116 0.88 82 13.5% 100 6.5% 113 6.6% 53
Iowa State 37.0 115 97.0 99 92.3 94 52.3% 128 0.83 55 12.7% 113 5.8% 123 6.9% 42
Georgia State 37.3 116 93.1 127 81.7 124 50.7% 126 0.90 95 9.0% 127 4.9% 126 4.1% 120
Texas State 37.7 117 98.0 88 95.7 80 42.6% 82 0.84 59 11.6% 121 6.2% 117 5.3% 97
Idaho 38.0 118 100.0 65 97.2 74 43.6% 90 1.10 127 13.1% 106 8.8% 77 4.1% 122
New Mexico 38.2 119 99.0 78 86.3 118 46.1% 111 0.96 114 13.5% 98 8.1% 93 5.1% 103
UNLV 38.5 120 100.0 65 88.1 111 46.5% 115 0.95 111 11.7% 120 5.5% 125 6.2% 64
Massachusetts 39.1 121 96.0 110 81.2 125 44.5% 98 0.87 79 14.0% 95 7.8% 99 6.1% 68
Tulsa 39.5 122 99.0 78 92.2 96 45.0% 103 1.12 128 15.3% 71 10.6% 36 4.1% 121
Troy 39.9 123 96.0 110 94.7 86 46.4% 114 0.92 104 11.0% 125 5.8% 121 5.2% 101
Buffalo 40.2 124 98.0 88 91.9 97 37.5% 20 1.08 126 17.6% 35 8.2% 90 9.3% 5
Old Dominion 40.4 125 109.9 5 83.4 123 50.1% 125 0.83 53 12.5% 117 7.8% 101 4.6% 113
Eastern Michigan 40.6 126 94.0 123 87.0 117 45.6% 107 1.05 125 12.9% 111 7.0% 109 5.7% 88
Army 40.9 127 97.0 99 78.3 127 47.7% 120 0.86 76 13.0% 110 7.9% 98 4.9% 108
New Mexico State 42.9 128 95.0 119 83.7 122 51.1% 127 0.84 63 9.0% 128 4.5% 128 3.8% 127

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