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Penn State 2011 2010 2009
Penn State schedule Macro rating: 98.32 (D-I #14)††† Micro rating: 101.73 (D-I #14)
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) Penn State win probability Rating Offense Defense Projection (correct/incorrect winner) Penn State win probability
1 Akron Home Win 31 - 7   1 - 0 0 - 0 W1     91.56       93.28 28.86 5.58    
2 Syracuse Home Win 28 - 7   2 - 0 0 - 0 W2     91.52       93.31 28.34 5.03    
3 Temple Home Win 31 - 6   3 - 0 0 - 0 W3     92.41       94.08 29.07 4.99    
4 Iowa Home Loss 10 - 21   3 - 1 0 - 1 L1     92.39       94.11 29.86 5.75    
5 Illinois Road Win 35 - 17   4 - 1 1 - 1 W1 4-1   92.54       94.16 31.03 6.87    
6 Eastern Illinois Home Win 52 - 3   5 - 1 1 - 1 W2 4-1   93.55 Penn State by 28 94%   96.71 33.87 7.16 Penn State 35 - 3 92%
7 Minnesota Home Win 20 - 0   6 - 1 2 - 1 W3 4-1   94.60 Penn State by 12 76%   98.26 34.13 5.87 Penn State 25 - 8 78%
8 Michigan Road Win 35 - 10   7 - 1 3 - 1 W4 4-1   98.09 Michigan by 2 44%   100.66 35.03 4.38 Michigan 26 - 24 46%
9 Northwestern Road Win 34 - 13   8 - 1 4 - 1 W5 5-0   98.05 Penn State by 21 89%   100.90 35.33 4.43 Penn State 27 - 9 79%
10 Ohio State Home Loss 7 - 24   8 - 2 4 - 2 L1 4-1   95.98 Penn State by 0 51%   99.01 34.77 5.76 Penn State 14 - 9 59%
11 Indiana Home Win 31 - 20   9 - 2 5 - 2 W1 4-1   95.14 Penn State by 18 86%   98.15 34.93 6.78 Penn State 36 - 8 89%
12 Michigan State Road Win 42 - 14   10 - 2 6 - 2 W2 4-1   98.31 Penn State by 0 51%   101.70 36.92 5.22 Michigan State 23 - 20 45%
13 LSU Neutral Win 19 - 17   11 - 2 6 - 2 W3 4-1   98.32 Penn State by 2 55%   101.73 37.07 5.34 Penn State 15 - 14 52%
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Micro ratings equitable statistics
Offensive statistics Penn State D-I rank Defensive statistics Penn State D-I rank
Total yards per game 437.73 60 Total yards allowed per game 247.53 22
Yards per play 6.83 26 Yards allowed per play 3.85 22
Plays per game 64.11 175 Plays defended per game 64.24 71
Point per yard conversion rate 0.0646 28 Point per yard resistance rate 0.0143 9
Rush yards per game 210.03 38 Rush yards allowed per game 68.48 16
Rush yards per attempt 5.98 14 Rush yards allowed per attempt 2.17 18
Rush attempts per game 35.13 141 Rush attempts defended per game 31.57 214
Rush emphasis 54.79% 108 Pass yards allowed per game 179.05 57
Pass yards per game 227.70 92 Pass yards allowed per attempt 5.48 32
Pass yards per attempt 7.86 61 Pass attempts defended per game 32.66 62
Pass attempts per game 28.98 147 Forced turnover rate 2.37% 82
Pass emphasis 45.21% 138 Forced fumble rate 0.81% 132
Turnover rate 0.92% 9 Forced interception rate 3.07% 75
Fumble rate 0.36% 21 Field possession captured via turnover 62.86 53
Interception rate 1.22% 27 Return yards allowed per potential return 12.45 196
Field possession yielded via turnover 11.20 2
Penalty yards per play 0.20 3
Return yards per potential return 5.84 245