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2018 FEI RATINGS, OFFENSE

2018 Offensive FEI Ratings (updated 12/10/18)

Offensive Efficiency (OE) is the value generated per drive by a team's offense adjusted for starting field position. OFEI is offensive efficiency adjusted for the strength of opponent defenses faced. Offensive Drive Success rate (ODS) is the percentage of offensive drives that generate value greater than the starting field position value of the drive. Available Yards percentage (OAY) is the total number of yards earned by the offense divided by the number of yards available to be earned based on starting field position. First Down Rate (OFD) is the percentage of offensive drives that result in a touchdown or at least one first down. Touchdown Rate (OTD) is the percentage of offensive drives that result in a touchdown. Touchdown Rate After First Down (OTF) is the percentage touchdowns scored on offensive drives that earn at least one first down. Ball Control Rate (OBC) is the percentage of offensive drives that last four plays or more. Turnover Rate (OTO) is the percentage of offensive drives that result in a fumble or interception.

Ratings and supporting data are calculated from the results of non-garbage possesssions in FBS vs. FBS games.

Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
1 Oklahoma 12-1 4.26 4.33 1 .649 1 .713 1 .858 2 .560 1 .652 1 .716 25 .097 46
2 Alabama 12-0 3.96 3.96 2 .595 2 .683 2 .868 1 .545 2 .629 2 .686 40 .083 23
3 Georgia 10-2 3.88 3.70 4 .550 3 .649 3 .847 3 .459 5 .543 9 .748 7 .063 4
4 Central Florida 11-0 3.70 3.75 3 .545 4 .623 4 .785 16 .488 3 .621 3 .744 8 .066 7
5 Ohio State 12-1 3.49 3.33 6 .513 6 .611 5 .801 11 .417 9 .520 11 .737 13 .096 45
6 Ohio 7-4 3.40 3.47 5 .522 5 .609 6 .805 9 .469 4 .582 4 .699 34 .124 86
7 Washington State 9-2 3.36 3.29 7 .500 7 .587 10 .819 5 .414 11 .505 14 .776 3 .095 41
8 West Virginia 7-3 3.06 3.19 11 .443 19 .591 9 .817 6 .417 8 .511 12 .739 9 .113 75
9 Clemson 12-0 3.05 3.21 9 .468 12 .553 17 .748 41 .432 6 .577 6 .640 87 .072 12
10 Buffalo 9-3 3.05 3.07 13 .465 14 .561 14 .729 53 .395 14 .543 10 .682 47 .109 62
11 Utah State 9-2 3.02 3.19 12 .496 8 .542 23 .756 35 .415 10 .548 8 .667 62 .065 5
12 Missouri 7-4 2.98 2.83 21 .460 15 .539 25 .706 72 .341 23 .483 16 .683 46 .095 42
13 North Carolina State 8-3 2.94 2.94 16 .467 13 .593 7 .825 4 .358 18 .434 35 .783 1 .092 35
14 Michigan 10-2 2.93 2.78 23 .441 20 .566 12 .771 24 .339 26 .440 33 .703 30 .076 16
15 Army 8-2 2.93 3.22 8 .494 9 .592 8 .816 7 .402 13 .493 15 .782 2 .057 2
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
16 Mississippi 4-7 2.93 2.68 27 .468 11 .552 18 .782 18 .274 59 .351 84 .734 15 .113 74
17 Georgia Tech 6-5 2.91 2.91 17 .448 17 .567 11 .810 8 .390 15 .482 17 .762 4 .105 56
18 Louisiana Lafayette 6-6 2.89 2.90 19 .423 27 .549 20 .780 20 .366 16 .469 18 .699 33 .098 47
19 Notre Dame 12-0 2.85 2.91 18 .429 23 .563 13 .805 10 .361 17 .449 29 .714 26 .113 73
20 South Carolina 6-5 2.81 2.66 28 .398 37 .527 27 .729 52 .322 34 .442 32 .678 50 .144 105
21 Florida International 7-4 2.81 2.94 15 .439 21 .553 16 .766 29 .355 20 .463 23 .738 11 .103 53
22 Texas A&M 7-4 2.80 2.46 47 .392 40 .520 29 .800 12 .277 58 .346 91 .731 16 .108 60
23 Arizona State 7-5 2.80 2.72 25 .423 26 .529 26 .754 38 .315 39 .418 42 .708 29 .069 11
24 Mississippi State 7-4 2.79 2.60 32 .417 28 .479 56 .709 69 .311 41 .438 34 .670 58 .068 10
25 Boise State 10-3 2.79 2.70 26 .432 22 .546 22 .770 25 .345 22 .449 30 .727 19 .079 18
26 Memphis 7-5 2.74 3.20 10 .486 10 .559 15 .719 61 .418 7 .581 5 .589 118 .089 31
27 Houston 7-4 2.74 2.96 14 .447 18 .514 31 .727 57 .407 12 .560 7 .667 61 .080 19
28 Oklahoma State 5-6 2.74 2.88 20 .453 16 .517 30 .766 28 .358 19 .467 21 .730 17 .109 65
29 Texas 9-4 2.73 2.79 22 .425 24 .506 35 .781 19 .336 28 .430 36 .753 5 .075 15
30 Fresno State 10-2 2.72 2.77 24 .411 30 .550 19 .790 15 .355 21 .449 28 .710 28 .081 20
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
31 Florida 7-3 2.68 2.40 51 .385 46 .488 48 .798 13 .294 48 .368 71 .697 36 .110 67
32 Stanford 7-4 2.68 2.58 35 .408 32 .502 39 .696 82 .320 35 .460 24 .616 106 .096 44
33 Purdue 6-6 2.66 2.53 43 .372 55 .525 28 .777 22 .297 47 .383 62 .703 32 .115 79
34 Toledo 6-5 2.62 2.59 34 .402 35 .513 32 .727 55 .341 25 .469 19 .644 82 .091 33
35 Air Force 4-7 2.60 2.64 29 .395 39 .512 33 .714 64 .328 31 .459 25 .697 35 .109 64
36 Washington 9-3 2.59 2.63 30 .410 31 .548 21 .795 14 .308 42 .387 58 .752 6 .111 68
37 Indiana 5-7 2.56 2.32 60 .370 56 .507 34 .768 27 .268 68 .349 86 .739 10 .138 97
38 Pittsburgh 6-6 2.54 2.24 66 .328 69 .412 97 .695 86 .267 71 .385 61 .641 86 .084 24
39 Nebraska 3-8 2.54 2.34 58 .331 67 .478 57 .757 33 .272 62 .359 78 .684 45 .140 100
40 Vanderbilt 5-6 2.52 2.34 57 .373 54 .488 49 .720 59 .280 54 .388 54 .669 59 .093 38
41 LSU 8-3 2.50 2.23 67 .381 49 .479 55 .716 62 .269 67 .375 67 .642 85 .067 9
42 Baylor 5-6 2.49 2.50 45 .398 38 .495 44 .780 21 .271 63 .348 87 .737 12 .127 88
43 Penn State 9-3 2.48 2.38 52 .389 43 .472 62 .745 43 .302 45 .405 49 .664 65 .101 49
44 Hawaii 7-5 2.48 2.56 37 .407 33 .500 41 .763 31 .311 40 .408 48 .726 20 .104 55
45 North Texas 8-3 2.47 2.61 31 .400 36 .541 24 .754 37 .315 38 .418 41 .677 53 .077 17
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
46 Western Michigan 6-5 2.45 2.57 36 .379 50 .495 45 .734 51 .331 30 .451 26 .661 71 .129 91
47 Cincinnati 9-2 2.45 2.55 39 .403 34 .483 51 .729 54 .341 24 .468 20 .651 79 .109 63
48 Wisconsin 7-5 2.44 2.41 50 .390 42 .503 38 .772 23 .316 37 .410 46 .669 60 .162 120
49 Iowa 7-4 2.41 2.28 62 .319 79 .475 58 .739 48 .286 51 .386 60 .689 39 .092 36
50 Oregon 7-4 2.39 2.52 44 .388 44 .502 40 .783 17 .333 29 .426 39 .736 14 .109 61
51 Appalachian State 9-2 2.38 2.60 33 .424 25 .475 59 .669 106 .339 27 .506 13 .593 116 .085 25
52 Syracuse 8-3 2.37 2.54 41 .417 29 .497 43 .762 32 .325 33 .426 38 .675 56 .086 28
53 Auburn 6-5 2.37 2.09 82 .325 74 .439 78 .707 71 .244 88 .345 92 .642 84 .065 6
54 Utah 8-4 2.36 2.25 63 .356 61 .472 63 .742 44 .258 77 .347 88 .697 37 .091 32
55 Georgia Southern 8-3 2.35 2.54 40 .391 41 .480 54 .727 56 .327 32 .450 27 .609 110 .027 1
56 Temple 8-3 2.35 2.50 46 .379 51 .497 42 .682 97 .318 36 .467 22 .621 98 .144 104
57 Arkansas State 7-4 2.35 2.56 38 .352 62 .505 36 .712 68 .304 44 .427 37 .624 96 .072 13
58 Florida Atlantic 4-7 2.31 2.44 49 .376 53 .490 47 .699 79 .286 52 .409 47 .677 54 .135 96
59 Wake Forest 5-6 2.30 2.15 79 .358 59 .435 82 .701 77 .246 87 .351 83 .664 67 .112 72
60 UCLA 3-9 2.29 2.02 86 .279 102 .429 86 .735 50 .228 98 .310 106 .691 38 .103 54
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
61 Iowa State 7-4 2.29 2.36 54 .339 65 .473 61 .769 26 .273 60 .355 80 .719 23 .099 48
62 Arizona 4-7 2.28 2.37 53 .364 58 .504 37 .765 30 .265 74 .347 90 .727 18 .114 77
63 Kentucky 8-3 2.27 2.17 69 .328 71 .444 75 .690 93 .267 70 .388 57 .664 70 .138 98
64 Oregon State 1-10 2.26 2.17 70 .297 93 .431 85 .750 40 .250 84 .333 94 .711 27 .094 39
65 Miami (OH) 6-6 2.26 2.35 55 .343 63 .461 67 .693 89 .307 43 .442 31 .679 49 .058 3
66 Virginia Tech 5-6 2.24 2.16 73 .281 100 .439 79 .741 46 .252 83 .340 93 .726 21 .081 21
67 Middle Tennessee 7-5 2.24 2.24 65 .383 48 .487 50 .699 80 .271 65 .387 59 .677 55 .120 84
68 UAB 9-3 2.24 2.33 59 .328 70 .460 68 .672 105 .281 53 .419 40 .594 115 .117 82
69 Maryland 5-7 2.24 2.15 77 .320 77 .440 77 .695 84 .266 73 .382 63 .617 104 .102 51
70 Louisiana Monroe 5-6 2.21 2.53 42 .368 57 .481 53 .702 76 .289 49 .413 45 .632 90 .149 113
71 Illinois 3-8 2.21 2.02 87 .320 78 .443 76 .713 66 .230 97 .322 100 .607 111 .131 92
72 Texas Tech 4-7 2.20 2.45 48 .387 45 .492 46 .752 39 .299 46 .398 50 .723 22 .146 109
73 BYU 5-6 2.18 2.14 80 .331 68 .429 87 .695 85 .271 64 .390 53 .678 51 .102 52
74 Colorado 4-7 2.16 2.19 68 .323 76 .453 71 .699 81 .263 76 .376 66 .684 44 .105 57
75 UNLV 3-8 2.14 2.16 74 .293 94 .397 107 .669 107 .278 57 .416 43 .624 95 .105 59
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
76 Duke 6-5 2.14 2.06 84 .316 83 .433 83 .714 65 .256 81 .358 79 .654 76 .105 58
77 Kansas State 4-7 2.11 2.15 78 .336 66 .465 65 .755 36 .264 75 .349 85 .718 24 .082 22
78 Coastal Carolina 4-7 2.11 2.29 61 .342 64 .462 66 .739 49 .270 66 .366 75 .685 41 .144 106
79 Virginia 6-5 2.11 2.35 56 .378 52 .483 52 .756 34 .286 50 .378 64 .664 69 .101 50
80 Boston College 6-5 2.10 2.07 83 .301 92 .420 94 .676 101 .279 55 .413 44 .640 88 .096 43
81 Navy 2-10 2.08 2.01 88 .292 96 .420 93 .675 102 .267 72 .395 51 .658 73 .117 80
82 Northwestern 8-5 2.06 1.87 100 .287 98 .412 98 .677 100 .238 91 .351 82 .646 81 .110 66
83 Tennessee 4-7 2.04 1.81 107 .279 103 .403 104 .667 109 .207 107 .311 105 .613 108 .117 81
84 Minnesota 6-6 2.01 2.01 89 .316 82 .452 72 .684 96 .250 85 .366 76 .618 103 .169 126
85 Ball State 3-8 2.00 1.93 95 .293 95 .427 88 .715 63 .228 99 .318 101 .667 63 .138 99
86 Georgia State 1-10 1.99 2.17 71 .314 84 .449 74 .686 94 .248 86 .361 77 .629 91 .133 94
87 USC 5-7 1.95 2.02 85 .317 81 .435 81 .690 91 .239 89 .347 89 .620 101 .134 95
88 Old Dominion 3-8 1.93 2.17 72 .357 60 .473 60 .700 78 .257 78 .367 74 .664 66 .121 85
89 North Carolina 1-9 1.91 1.88 99 .305 89 .423 90 .641 119 .198 110 .310 107 .618 102 .145 108
90 South Florida 6-5 1.89 2.16 76 .326 72 .454 69 .681 99 .257 79 .378 65 .590 117 .125 87
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
91 Colorado State 3-8 1.89 2.00 90 .287 97 .407 101 .705 74 .217 101 .308 108 .636 89 .155 117
92 Nevada 6-5 1.86 2.16 75 .324 75 .450 73 .690 90 .268 69 .388 56 .627 94 .148 111
93 Troy 8-3 1.86 2.11 81 .325 73 .438 80 .643 118 .254 82 .395 52 .587 119 .119 83
94 Miami 6-5 1.84 1.96 91 .318 80 .411 99 .659 110 .256 80 .388 55 .605 112 .132 93
95 Louisiana Tech 6-5 1.83 1.83 104 .286 99 .421 91 .706 73 .206 108 .292 113 .643 83 .111 70
96 Tulane 5-6 1.81 1.83 103 .270 106 .404 102 .681 98 .227 100 .333 95 .574 122 .113 76
97 Massachusetts 3-8 1.79 2.25 64 .385 47 .469 64 .746 42 .279 56 .374 69 .656 75 .115 78
98 Marshall 7-4 1.79 1.91 97 .311 87 .453 70 .712 67 .235 93 .330 96 .652 78 .152 114
99 Eastern Michigan 6-5 1.77 1.85 102 .312 85 .424 89 .638 120 .239 90 .375 68 .587 120 .094 40
100 Kansas 3-8 1.77 1.80 108 .225 122 .403 103 .667 108 .208 105 .313 103 .658 74 .067 8
101 Florida State 4-7 1.76 1.59 116 .234 119 .329 123 .582 128 .177 119 .305 109 .546 127 .149 112
102 Bowling Green 2-9 1.75 1.95 94 .272 104 .379 114 .656 113 .232 94 .354 81 .616 107 .160 118
103 Charlotte 4-7 1.75 1.78 110 .271 105 .388 112 .720 60 .195 111 .271 117 .703 31 .093 37
104 Connecticut 0-11 1.75 1.86 101 .234 118 .400 105 .685 95 .216 102 .316 102 .667 64 .153 116
105 East Carolina 3-8 1.74 1.81 106 .241 114 .393 109 .645 116 .191 114 .297 112 .610 109 .128 90
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
106 Michigan State 7-5 1.73 1.58 117 .235 117 .378 115 .705 75 .174 120 .248 123 .685 43 .128 89
107 San Diego State 6-5 1.71 1.80 109 .256 111 .390 110 .690 92 .209 103 .303 110 .628 92 .085 26
108 SMU 4-7 1.70 1.92 96 .304 91 .399 106 .644 117 .237 92 .368 72 .600 114 .089 30
109 Liberty 4-6 1.70 1.96 93 .311 86 .415 96 .742 45 .273 61 .367 73 .682 48 .144 103
110 South Alabama 2-9 1.70 1.88 98 .304 90 .395 108 .624 125 .232 95 .372 70 .552 124 .152 115
111 Tulsa 2-9 1.65 1.96 92 .308 88 .421 92 .708 70 .231 96 .326 99 .685 42 .162 119
112 Wyoming 5-6 1.65 1.70 113 .258 110 .381 113 .694 88 .194 112 .279 114 .653 77 .073 14
113 Arkansas 1-10 1.63 1.42 123 .250 113 .342 120 .648 114 .141 126 .217 127 .602 113 .188 130
114 TCU 5-6 1.61 1.74 111 .267 107 .417 95 .740 47 .191 115 .258 121 .649 80 .145 107
115 Southern Mississippi 5-5 1.59 1.62 115 .258 109 .390 111 .725 58 .192 113 .264 119 .675 57 .167 123
116 Northern Illinois 8-5 1.56 1.50 122 .241 116 .355 119 .673 104 .185 116 .275 116 .660 72 .111 69
117 Western Kentucky 3-8 1.55 1.83 105 .280 101 .432 84 .696 83 .208 106 .299 111 .664 68 .088 29
118 Louisville 1-10 1.55 1.38 124 .222 123 .328 124 .607 126 .162 124 .268 118 .581 121 .162 121
119 New Mexico State 2-9 1.53 1.55 119 .241 115 .371 117 .657 111 .168 122 .256 122 .628 93 .146 110
120 New Mexico 2-9 1.46 1.53 121 .229 120 .318 126 .626 124 .206 109 .329 98 .550 125 .168 125
Rk Team W-L OFEI OE Rk ODS Rk OAY Rk OFD Rk OTD Rk OTF Rk OBC Rk OTO Rk
121 UTEP 1-10 1.41 1.58 118 .220 124 .327 125 .583 127 .182 117 .312 104 .545 128 .174 128
122 Kent State 1-10 1.40 1.72 112 .259 108 .371 116 .637 121 .178 118 .279 115 .622 97 .111 71
123 California 6-5 1.37 1.54 120 .226 121 .409 100 .694 87 .169 121 .244 125 .677 52 .169 127
124 San Jose State 1-10 1.31 1.35 126 .212 125 .335 121 .674 103 .167 123 .247 124 .621 99 .091 34
125 Texas State 2-9 1.25 1.62 114 .254 112 .357 118 .634 122 .209 104 .329 97 .560 123 .142 102
126 Rutgers 1-11 1.24 1.16 127 .155 127 .282 128 .535 130 .116 127 .217 126 .527 129 .178 129
127 Rice 1-11 1.14 1.36 125 .211 126 .335 122 .627 123 .162 125 .258 120 .549 126 .141 101
128 Akron 3-8 1.00 1.04 129 .153 128 .290 127 .657 112 .109 128 .167 129 .620 100 .168 124
129 UTSA 3-9 .94 1.05 128 .148 129 .282 129 .648 115 .102 129 .157 130 .617 105 .086 27
130 Central Michigan 0-11 .83 .92 130 .114 130 .250 130 .536 129 .093 130 .173 128 .507 130 .164 122