By-The-Numbers: Oregon

It's that time again! Time to put the numbers in, crunch 'em to death and see what comes out. So what exactly do they say about Washington's chances of going on the road and shocking the world at Oregon? Read on...

Matchup Page

WASHINGTON VS. OREGON

Sat, Aug 30, 2008, 7:00pm PDT
TV: FSN
Autzen Stadium
Field: FieldTurf

WASHINGTON

OREGON
Overall Record - LY 4-9(.308) 9-4(.692)
Location Record - LY 2-4(.333) on the road 4-2(.667) at home
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank) - LY 29.2(51) 31.6(92) 38.2(12) 23.6(40)
Yardage/G: PF&PA(Rank) - LY 394.2(60) 446.4(103) 467.5(10) 382.0(60)
Rushing/G: PF&PA(Rank) - LY 203.1(18) 185.0(89) 251.7(6) 132.8(38)
Passing/G: PF&PA(Rank) - LY 191.2(93) 261.4(100)* 215.9(64) 249.2(29)*
Turnover Margin(Rank) - LY -0.1(64) 0.7(18)
AP Poll NR 21
Coaches Poll NR 20
Sagarin Rating 54(74.35) 12(84.55)
Since 1985-records as favorite
& as underdog at location
16-38-0 (.296) as ROAD Underdog
37-14-1 (.721) as ROAD Favorite
74-21-0 (.779) as HOME Favorite
14-14-0 (.462) as HOME Underdog
This years Schedule/Results of Last Year 4-9(.308) - LY 9-4(.692) - LY
08/30/08 At Oregon (NP) 08/30/08 Washington (NP)
09/06/08 BYU (NP) 09/06/08 Utah St. (NP)
09/13/08 Oklahoma (NP) 09/13/08 At Purdue (NP)
09/20/08 BYE (NP) 09/20/08 Boise St. (NP)
09/27/08 Stanford (NP) 09/27/08 At WSU (NP)
10/04/08 At Arizona (NP) 10/04/08 At USC (NP)
10/11/08 BYE (NP) 10/11/08 UCLA (NP)
10/18/08 OSU (NP) 10/18/08 BYE (NP)
10/25/08 Notre Dame (NP) 10/25/08 At ASU (NP)
11/01/08 At USC (NP) 11/01/08 At Cal (NP)
11/08/08 At ASU (NP) 11/08/08 Stanford (NP)
11/15/08 UCLA (NP) 11/15/08 Arizona (NP)
11/22/08 At WSU (NP) 11/22/08 BYE (NP)
12/06/08 At Cal (NP) 12/06/08 At OSU (NP)
Last Meeting
2007
Oregon 55
Washington 34
* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
Statistic WASHINGTON OREGON Diff Last Year
UW OPP DIFF UO OPP DIFF UW-UO UW
Pts / G 29.2 31.6 -2.4 38.2 23.6 14.5 -8.9 29.2
Yds / G 394.2 446.4 -52.2 467.5 382.0 85.5 -73.3 394.2
Rushing Yds / G 203.1 185.0 18.1 251.7 132.8 118.9 -48.6 203.1
Passing Yds / G 191.2 261.4 -70.2 215.8 249.2 -33.4 -24.7 191.2
Yds / Play 5.6 6.1 -0.6 5.9 5.1 0.8 -0.4 5.6
Rushing Yds / Car 4.9 4.9 0.0 5.3 3.6 1.8 -0.4 4.9
Passing Yds / Att 6.5 7.4 -1.0 6.8 6.7 0.1 -0.3 6.5
Passing Yds / Cmp 14.0 11.6 2.5 11.5 12.6 -1.1 2.5 14.0
Passing Cmp % 46.0 64.3 -18.4 59.1 53.0 6.1 -13.1 46.0
Punt Return Avg 11.0 6.9 4.1 8.0 9.5 -1.5 3.1 11.0
Yds / 7 Pts 94.4 98.8 4.4 85.8 113.2 27.5 -8.6 94.4
Plays / 7 Pts 17.0 16.1 -0.9 14.5 22.2 7.7 -2.5 17.0
Rushing Play % 58.2 51.7 6.6 59.8 49.9 9.9 -1.6 58.2
Passing Play % 41.8 48.3 -6.6 40.2 50.1 -9.9 1.6 41.8
Plays/Game 70.9 72.8 -1.8 79.1 74.8 4.2 0.0 70.9
Turnovers / G 1.9 1.8 -0.1 1.8 2.5 0.7 -0.1 1.9
Fumbles / G 0.8 1.0 0.2 1.1 1.0 -0.1 0.3 0.8
Intercept / G 1.2 0.8 -0.3 0.8 1.5 0.8 -0.4 1.2
Penalties: No/G 6.2 7.6 1.4 6.1 6.4 0.3 -0.2 6.2
Penalties: Yards/G 47.2 63.5 16.3 55.0 53.5 -1.5 7.8 47.2
A positive(+) differential (DIFF) means that a team is better than its year-to-date opponents for a given statistic while a negative(-) differential (shown in red) means that it is worse. Blue in last year's column means current year is better in given statistic.
WASHINGTON
Rank Category Player Value
NA Rushing Jake Locker 986 yds
NA Rushing Brandon Johnson 196 yds
NA Rushing Paul Homer 54 yds
NA Passing Jake Locker 2062 yds
NA Receiving Michael Gottlieb 136 yds
NA Tackles Mesphin Forrester 93 tkl
NA Tackles Darin Harris 73 tkl
OREGON
Rank Category Player Value
NA Rushing Andre Crenshaw 415 yds
NA Rushing Jeremiah Johnson 344 yds
NA Rushing Derrick Jones 49 yds
NA Rushing Remene Alston 42 yds
NA Passing Justin Roper 342 yds
NA Receiving JaisonWilliams 844 yds
NA Receiving Ed Dickson 453 yds
NA Receiving Derrick Jones 199 yds
NA Receiving Aaron Pflugrad 168 yds
NA Tackles Patrick Chung 117 tkl
NA Tackles Walter Thurmond 103 tkl
Category WASHINGTON OREGON
Average height 6'1" 6'2"
Average weight 234lbs 229lbs
%Seniors(including 5th years) 17% 28%
Average Experience 2.12 yrs 2.88 yrs
%In-state 49% 15%
Top states WA-54 CA-59
CA-38 OR-16
HI-3 WA-5
Total Players 110 108
RTN Offensive Starters 7 5
RTN Defensive Starters 6 7
RTN Lettermen 30 53
Lost Lettermen 23 21

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