UW vs Michigan By-the-Numbers

Albert Einstein knows football. Between discovering the Theory of Relativity and dissecting the Pythagorean theorem, Al used his intellect for the greater good of mankind, breaking down college football games. Here's Al's take on the UW vs. Michigan game.

Michigan at Washington
Sept 8, 2001
12:30 PM PDT
FieldTurf
ABC
Probability(1):

60%


Michigan

Washington
Overall record
Location record

NOTE

Scoring/G: PF&PA (Rank)

Yardage/G: YF&YA (Rank)
Rushing/G: YF&YA (Rank)
Passing/G: YF&YA (Rank)

Turnover margin/G

AP Poll
Coaches Poll

Sagarin's Rating(Team)
Collegio Rating**

6-year record
as Favorite

and Underdog
at location


vs. same-field
opponents (0)
1 - 0 (1.000)
0 - 0 (.000) on the road

Stats below for last year.

33.9 (17) 18.3 (15)

445.5 (11) 381.2 (74)
220.2 (14) 152.0 (62)
225.3 (45) 229.1 (49)*

1.0 (10)

11 (12)
10 (10)

12
45

7-2-0 (.778)
as ROAD Underdog

17-6-0 (.739)
as ROAD Favorite



0 - 0 (.000)
0 - 0 (.000) at home



32.1 (23) 22.4 (42)

407.9 (35) 349.5 (44)
211.7 (16) 142.0 (50)
196.2 (74) 207.9 (41)*

-0.27 (74)

15 (15)
15 (13)

7
48

25-7-0 (.781)
as HOME Favorite

1-2-1 (.375)
as HOME Underdog



Last meeting (1992) Michigan 38
(Rosebowl) Washington 30

* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
** The Collegio rating is from 0 to 100, where 100 is equivalent to the 1995 Nebraska team. See bottom for further details.
(1) Probability determined by collegio software.

Even More Numbers


Michigan

Washington
Differentials
+favors UM
-favors UW
Statistics UM Opp DIFF UW Opp DIFF UM-UW OPP DIFF DIFF DIFF
Pts/G 33.9 18.3 +15.6 32.1 22.4 +9.7 +1.8 +4.1 +5.9
Yards/G 445.5 381.2 +64.3 407.9 349.5 +58.5 +37.6 -31.7 +5.8
Rush Yrds/G 220.2 152.0 +68.2 211.7 142.0 +69.7 +8.5 -10.0 -1.5
Pass Yrds/G 225.3 229.1 -3.8 196.2 207.9 -11.7 +29.1 -21.2 +7.9
Yrds/Play 6.1 5.2 +0.9 5.5 5.1 +0.4 +0.6 -0.1 +0.5
Rush Yrds/Carry 4.8 3.9 +0.9 4.8 3.8 +1.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
Pass Yrds/Att 8.3 6.5 +1.7 6.6 6.6 0.0 +1.7 +0.1 +1.7
Pass Yrds/Cmp 14.2 11.5 +2.7 12.6 13.9 -1.3 +1.6 +2.4 +4.0
Pass Cmp % 58.3 56.9 +1.5 52.6 47.4 +5.2 +5.7 -9.5 -3.7
Punt Rtn Avg 11.3 7.0 +4.3 7.3 7.1 +0.2 +4.0 +0.1 +4.1
Yrds/7 Pts 92.0 146.0 +54.1 89.0 109.4 +20.4 -3.0 +36.6 -33.7
Plays/7 Pts 15.0 28.2 +13.2 16.1 21.4 +5.3 +1.1 +6.8 +7.9
Rush Play % 62.5 52.5 +10.0 60.0 54.1 +5.9 +2.5 +1.6 +4.1
Pass Play % 37.5 47.5 -10.0 40.0 45.9 -5.9 -2.5 -1.6 -4.1
Turnovers/G 1.4 2.4 +1.0 2.5 2.2 -0.3 +1.1 +0.2 +1.3
Fumbles/G 0.9 1.1 +0.2 1.5 1.6 +0.2 +0.6 -0.5 0.0
Intercept/G 0.5 1.3 +0.8 1.0 0.5 -0.5 +0.5 +0.8 +1.3
Turnover % 1.9 3.2 +1.3 3.3 3.2 -0.1 +1.4 0.0 +1.4
Fumble % 2.0 2.8 +0.8 3.3 4.4 +1.1 +1.3 +1.6 -0.3
Intercept % 1.7 3.6 +2.0 3.4 1.7 -1.7 +1.7 +1.9 +3.7

Who's Who between the 2 teams

Players Ranked Among Top 50 Within an NCAA Statistical Category(2001)
Washington
Rank Category           Player              Value Units

35   Field Goals        John Anderson        1.09 fg/g



Michigan Rank Category Player Value Units 8 Interceptions Todd Howard 0.55 int/g 30 Punt Returns Ronald Bellamy 11.72 yds @

Other team tidbits:

Category /strong>
Michigan

Washington
Average Height 6'2" 6'1"
Average Weight 226lbs 229lbs
% Seniors 13 16
Average Experience 1.76 yrs 2.07 yrs
% In State 36 46
Top States MI-43 WA-48
OH-15 CA-38
CA-10 AZ-4
Total Players 119 105
Data current as of August 23, 2001
Source:
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