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Michigan State 2011 2010 2009
Michigan State schedule Macro rating: 88.20 (D-I #45)††† Micro rating: 92.26 (D-I #42)
Overall Conf Macro ratings and projections Micro ratings and projections
Game Division I opponent Site Result Score record record Streak Last 5 Rating Projection (correct/incorrect winner) Michigan State win probability Rating Offense Defense Projection (correct/incorrect winner) Michigan State win probability
1 Montana State Home Win 44 - 3   1 - 0 0 - 0 W1     96.82       102.33 49.47 17.15    
2 Central Michigan Home Loss 27 - 29   1 - 1 0 - 0 L1     94.05       98.72 49.06 20.34    
3 Notre Dame Road Loss 30 - 33   1 - 2 0 - 0 L2     95.46       99.44 49.30 19.86    
4 Wisconsin Road Loss 30 - 38   1 - 3 0 - 1 L3     94.99       99.08 47.68 18.60    
5 Michigan Home Win 26 - 20 OT 2 - 3 1 - 1 W1 2-3   94.08 Michigan State by 6 64%   99.20 44.92 15.72 Michigan State 55 - 36 81%
6 Illinois Road Win 24 - 14   3 - 3 2 - 1 W2 2-3   92.82 Michigan State by 19 86%   97.10 41.68 14.58 Michigan State 39 - 20 82%
7 Northwestern Home Win 24 - 14   4 - 3 3 - 1 W3 3-2   90.99 Michigan State by 24 91%   95.45 39.83 14.39 Michigan State 45 - 15 91%
8 Iowa Home Loss 13 - 15   4 - 4 3 - 2 L1 3-2   91.78 Iowa by 8 31%   96.08 39.48 13.40 Iowa 20 - 17 44%
9 Minnesota Road Loss 34 - 42   4 - 5 3 - 3 L2 3-2   89.95 Michigan State by 7 67%   94.14 40.14 16.01 Michigan State 23 - 18 58%
10 Western Michigan Home Win 49 - 14   5 - 5 3 - 3 W1 3-2   91.94 Michigan State by 18 86%   96.02 41.84 15.82 Michigan State 37 - 15 84%
11 Purdue Road Win 40 - 37   6 - 5 4 - 3 W2 3-2   91.88 Michigan State by 3 58%   95.88 42.20 16.32 Michigan State 31 - 29 53%
12 Penn State Home Loss 14 - 42   6 - 6 4 - 4 L1 2-3   88.71 Penn State by 0 49%   92.86 41.47 18.61 Michigan State 23 - 20 55%
13 Texas Tech Neutral Loss 31 - 41   6 - 7 4 - 4 L2 2-3   88.20 Texas Tech by 5 37%   92.26 41.87 19.60 Texas Tech 30 - 21 35%
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Micro ratings equitable statistics
Offensive statistics Michigan State D-I rank Defensive statistics Michigan State D-I rank
Total yards per game 467.56 32 Total yards allowed per game 337.83 101
Yards per play 7.47 4 Yards allowed per play 4.81 78
Plays per game 62.55 195 Plays defended per game 70.18 199
Point per yard conversion rate 0.0679 20 Point per yard resistance rate 0.0386 72
Rush yards per game 185.94 63 Rush yards allowed per game 96.95 50
Rush yards per attempt 6.12 11 Rush yards allowed per attempt 3.05 60
Rush attempts per game 30.39 209 Rush attempts defended per game 31.79 210
Rush emphasis 48.58% 192 Pass yards allowed per game 240.88 192
Pass yards per game 281.62 40 Pass yards allowed per attempt 6.27 68
Pass yards per attempt 8.76 21 Pass attempts defended per game 38.39 7
Pass attempts per game 32.16 91 Forced turnover rate 1.09% 229
Pass emphasis 51.42% 54 Forced fumble rate 0.75% 153
Turnover rate 1.88% 97 Forced interception rate 0.63% 238
Fumble rate 0.57% 60 Field possession captured via turnover 25.17 229
Interception rate 2.54% 116 Return yards allowed per potential return 12.20 187
Field possession yielded via turnover 36.21 60
Penalty yards per play 0.42 143
Return yards per potential return 11.04 91