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Team Defense

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Rk Tm G Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FR 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD Sc% TO%
1 New Orleans Saints 16 202 4075 949 4.3 38 20 14 246 287 511 2470 13 18 4.3 146 381 1605 8 4.2 86
2 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 225 4658 949 4.9 43 21 21 266 252 478 2817 15 22 5.5 146 435 1841 6 4.2 99
3 San Francisco 49ers 16 236 4787 943 5.1 29 12 13 277 320 551 3369 20 17 5.7 174 351 1418 5 4.0 90
4 San Diego Chargers 16 241 4227 907 4.7 36 11 13 250 271 491 2832 17 25 5.2 157 365 1395 10 3.8 80
5 Dallas Cowboys 16 243 3931 873 4.5 31 14 26 241 263 484 2687 16 17 5.1 147 345 1244 11 3.6 68
6 Philadelphia Eagles 16 245 4412 959 4.6 37 13 23 242 263 517 2931 20 24 5.1 146 387 1481 4 3.8 73
7 Minnesota Vikings 16 249 4515 997 4.5 42 14 26 293 320 508 2782 12 28 5.0 154 438 1733 11 4.0 113
8 Washington Redskins 16 255 4438 911 4.9 34 11 22 249 258 466 2742 15 23 5.4 138 406 1696 11 4.2 89
9 Houston Oilers 16 258 4211 907 4.6 31 11 22 254 248 445 2577 20 20 5.2 139 412 1634 6 4.0 93
10 Cleveland Browns 16 275 4757 963 4.9 33 20 25 281 291 486 3152 23 13 5.9 170 429 1605 5 3.7 86
11 Miami Dolphins 16 281 4583 976 4.7 32 14 13 273 294 512 2983 16 18 5.4 168 428 1600 9 3.7 92
12 Los Angeles Raiders 16 281 4516 974 4.6 19 7 25 264 243 450 2833 11 12 5.7 135 478 1683 17 3.5 104
13 Kansas City Chiefs 16 282 4324 949 4.6 39 15 14 256 253 458 2537 19 24 5.0 145 441 1787 12 4.1 97
14 Buffalo Bills 16 283 4604 991 4.6 35 12 16 278 305 520 3209 19 23 5.7 185 427 1395 8 3.3 77
15 Green Bay Packers 16 296 5098 923 5.5 34 19 18 277 277 483 3277 16 15 6.3 170 406 1821 12 4.5 89
16 Indianapolis Colts 16 302 5074 1004 5.1 35 15 21 314 260 470 2900 14 20 5.7 164 495 2174 16 4.4 129
17 Seattle Seahawks 16 312 4583 987 4.6 31 11 22 247 251 428 2661 11 20 5.6 129 513 1922 14 3.7 96
18 New York Jets 16 315 4880 961 5.1 39 18 20 276 257 465 2961 19 21 5.9 146 460 1919 13 4.2 110
19 Denver Broncos 16 329 5083 1001 5.1 31 16 22 283 268 462 3120 21 15 6.1 156 489 1963 10 4.0 105
20 Phoenix Cardinals 16 332 5126 915 5.6 28 12 17 281 276 452 3491 24 16 7.3 163 436 1635 13 3.8 101
21 Detroit Lions 16 332 5058 976 5.2 32 11 21 308 296 487 3217 20 21 6.2 168 460 1841 14 4.0 119
22 Chicago Bears 16 361 4952 953 5.2 30 16 21 274 261 442 3004 20 14 6.2 144 468 1948 14 4.2 109
23 New England Patriots 16 363 5048 1000 5.0 29 15 31 292 258 459 3097 22 14 6.5 149 521 1951 15 3.7 112
24 Cincinnati Bengals 16 364 5333 1024 5.2 33 17 25 319 288 489 3326 24 16 6.2 168 490 2007 15 4.1 126
25 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 365 5185 985 5.3 33 13 21 296 293 508 3510 25 20 6.5 175 441 1675 15 3.8 100
26 New York Giants 16 367 5043 923 5.5 26 12 17 287 270 440 3031 22 14 6.5 155 458 2012 17 4.4 115
27 Los Angeles Rams 16 383 5523 1005 5.5 33 15 14 319 305 507 3293 18 18 6.1 175 467 2230 22 4.8 130
28 Atlanta Falcons 16 414 5549 934 5.9 23 12 23 304 277 439 3255 24 11 6.9 172 464 2294 20 4.9 109
Avg Team 299.7 4770.5 958.5 5.0 32.7 14.2 20.2 276.7 275.2 478.9 3002.3 18.4 18.5 5.8 156.6 439.0 1768.2 11.9 4.0 99.9
League Total 8391 133573 26839 5.0 916 397 566 7747 7705 13408 84064 516 519 5.8 4384 12291 49509 333 4.0 2797
Avg Tm/G 18.7 298.2 59.9 5.0 2.0 0.9 1.3 17.3 17.2 29.9 187.6 1.2 1.2 5.8 9.8 27.4 110.5 0.7 4.0 6.2

Passing Defense

Rk Tm G Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk%
1 New Orleans Saints 16 287 511 56.2 2470 13 2.5 18 3.5 5.6 4.5 9.9 154.4 65.9 57 376 4.3 3.4 10.0
2 Kansas City Chiefs 16 253 458 55.2 2537 19 4.1 24 5.2 6.4 4.9 11.6 158.6 66.7 50 391 5.0 3.6 9.8
3 Houston Oilers 16 248 445 55.7 2577 20 4.5 20 4.5 6.5 5.4 11.7 161.1 71.9 50 321 5.2 4.2 10.1
4 Seattle Seahawks 16 251 428 58.6 2661 11 2.6 20 4.7 7.0 5.4 11.9 166.3 69.0 46 317 5.6 4.2 9.7
5 Dallas Cowboys 16 263 484 54.3 2687 16 3.3 17 3.5 6.3 5.3 11.5 167.9 69.9 44 347 5.1 4.2 8.3
6 Washington Redskins 16 258 466 55.4 2742 15 3.2 23 4.9 6.5 4.9 11.7 171.4 65.4 39 279 5.4 4.0 7.7
7 Minnesota Vikings 16 320 508 63.0 2782 12 2.4 28 5.5 6.1 4.1 9.8 173.9 65.1 51 342 5.0 3.2 9.1
8 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 252 478 52.7 2817 15 3.1 22 4.6 6.4 5.0 12.2 176.1 64.0 36 248 5.5 4.1 7.0
9 San Diego Chargers 16 271 491 55.2 2832 17 3.5 25 5.1 6.5 4.9 11.8 177.0 65.5 51 356 5.2 3.8 9.4
10 Los Angeles Raiders 16 243 450 54.0 2833 11 2.4 12 2.7 7.0 6.3 13.0 177.1 73.3 46 320 5.7 5.1 9.3
11 Indianapolis Colts 16 260 470 55.3 2900 14 3.0 20 4.3 6.9 5.6 12.4 181.3 69.1 39 336 5.7 4.5 7.7
12 Philadelphia Eagles 16 263 517 50.9 2931 20 3.9 24 4.6 6.4 5.1 12.6 183.2 64.8 55 385 5.1 3.9 9.6
13 New York Jets 16 257 465 55.3 2961 19 4.1 21 4.5 6.9 5.7 12.5 185.1 71.6 36 240 5.9 4.8 7.2
14 Miami Dolphins 16 294 512 57.4 2983 16 3.1 18 3.5 6.4 5.4 11.1 186.4 72.3 36 283 5.4 4.5 6.6
15 Chicago Bears 16 261 442 59.0 3004 20 4.5 14 3.2 7.4 6.9 12.6 187.8 84.2 43 286 6.2 5.7 8.9
16 New York Giants 16 270 440 61.4 3031 22 5.0 14 3.2 7.3 6.9 12.0 189.4 87.2 25 197 6.5 6.1 5.4
17 New England Patriots 16 258 459 56.2 3097 22 4.8 14 3.1 7.0 6.6 12.4 193.6 81.3 20 114 6.5 6.1 4.2
18 Denver Broncos 16 268 462 58.0 3120 21 4.5 15 3.2 7.4 6.9 12.8 195.0 83.0 50 317 6.1 5.6 9.8
19 Cleveland Browns 16 291 486 59.9 3152 23 4.7 13 2.7 7.1 6.9 11.9 197.0 86.3 48 315 5.9 5.7 9.0
20 Buffalo Bills 16 305 520 58.7 3209 19 3.7 23 4.4 6.8 5.6 11.7 200.6 73.2 44 351 5.7 4.5 7.8
21 Detroit Lions 16 296 487 60.8 3217 20 4.1 21 4.3 7.0 5.9 11.5 201.1 77.6 29 185 6.2 5.2 5.6
22 Atlanta Falcons 16 277 439 63.1 3255 24 5.5 11 2.5 8.0 7.9 12.6 203.4 95.6 31 241 6.9 6.9 6.6
23 Green Bay Packers 16 277 483 57.3 3277 16 3.3 15 3.1 7.2 6.5 12.6 204.8 78.1 34 219 6.3 5.7 6.6
24 Los Angeles Rams 16 305 507 60.2 3293 18 3.6 18 3.6 6.9 6.0 11.4 205.8 77.9 31 188 6.1 5.3 5.8
25 Cincinnati Bengals 16 288 489 58.9 3326 24 4.9 16 3.3 7.4 6.9 12.6 207.9 84.7 45 294 6.2 5.8 8.4
26 San Francisco 49ers 16 320 551 58.1 3369 20 3.6 17 3.1 6.6 5.9 11.4 210.6 77.3 41 273 5.7 5.1 6.9
27 Phoenix Cardinals 16 276 452 61.1 3491 24 5.3 16 3.5 8.2 7.6 13.4 218.2 89.9 27 196 7.3 6.8 5.6
28 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 293 508 57.7 3510 25 4.9 20 3.9 7.4 6.6 12.8 219.4 80.8 36 230 6.5 5.7 6.6
Avg Team 275.2 478.9 57.5 3002.3 18.4 3.8 18.5 3.9 71 6.9 5.9 11.9 187.6 72.8 40.7 283.8 5.78 4.9 7.8
League Total 7705 13408 57.5 84064 516 3.8 519 3.9 89 6.9 5.9 11.9 187.6 72.8 1140 7947 5.78 4.9 7.8
Avg Tm/G 17.2 29.9 57.5 187.6 1.2 3.8 1.2 3.9 6.9 5.9 11.9 187.6 72.8 2.5 17.7 5.78 4.9 7.8

Rushing Defense

Rk Tm G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
1 Dallas Cowboys 16 345 1244 11 3.6 77.8
2 Buffalo Bills 16 427 1395 8 3.3 87.2
3 San Diego Chargers 16 365 1395 10 3.8 87.2
4 San Francisco 49ers 16 351 1418 5 4.0 88.6
5 Philadelphia Eagles 16 387 1481 4 3.8 92.6
6 Miami Dolphins 16 428 1600 9 3.7 100.0
7 New Orleans Saints 16 381 1605 8 4.2 100.3
8 Cleveland Browns 16 429 1605 5 3.7 100.3
9 Houston Oilers 16 412 1634 6 4.0 102.1
10 Phoenix Cardinals 16 436 1635 13 3.8 102.2
11 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 441 1675 15 3.8 104.7
12 Los Angeles Raiders 16 478 1683 17 3.5 105.2
13 Washington Redskins 16 406 1696 11 4.2 106.0
14 Minnesota Vikings 16 438 1733 11 4.0 108.3
15 Kansas City Chiefs 16 441 1787 12 4.1 111.7
16 Green Bay Packers 16 406 1821 12 4.5 113.8
17 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 435 1841 6 4.2 115.1
18 Detroit Lions 16 460 1841 14 4.0 115.1
19 New York Jets 16 460 1919 13 4.2 119.9
20 Seattle Seahawks 16 513 1922 14 3.7 120.1
21 Chicago Bears 16 468 1948 14 4.2 121.8
22 New England Patriots 16 521 1951 15 3.7 121.9
23 Denver Broncos 16 489 1963 10 4.0 122.7
24 Cincinnati Bengals 16 490 2007 15 4.1 125.4
25 New York Giants 16 458 2012 17 4.4 125.8
26 Indianapolis Colts 16 495 2174 16 4.4 135.9
27 Los Angeles Rams 16 467 2230 22 4.8 139.4
28 Atlanta Falcons 16 464 2294 20 4.9 143.4
Avg Team 439.0 1768.2 11.9 46 4.0 110.5 27.6
League Total 12291 49509 333 71 4.0 110.5 773
Avg Tm/G 27.4 110.5 0.7 4.0 110.5 1.7

Kick & Punt Returns Against

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk Tm G Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1 Miami Dolphins 16 33 382 1 11.6 65 1380 0 21.2
2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 22 117 0 5.3 49 1236 1 25.2
3 Indianapolis Colts 16 45 313 0 7.0 36 630 0 17.5
4 Minnesota Vikings 16 34 339 1 10.0 50 925 0 18.5
5 Kansas City Chiefs 16 41 328 1 8.0 64 1203 0 18.8
6 Houston Oilers 16 31 255 0 8.2 63 989 0 15.7
7 Chicago Bears 16 38 351 1 9.2 50 1027 0 20.5
8 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 39 308 0 7.9 52 1052 0 20.2
9 Detroit Lions 16 30 356 0 11.9 45 948 0 21.1
10 Dallas Cowboys 16 34 397 0 11.7 60 1217 0 20.3
11 San Francisco 49ers 16 23 177 0 7.7 66 1273 0 19.3
12 Cincinnati Bengals 16 32 284 1 8.9 46 1079 2 23.5
13 New York Giants 16 46 548 2 11.9 64 1207 0 18.9
14 Los Angeles Raiders 16 40 385 0 9.6 35 690 0 19.7
15 Phoenix Cardinals 16 22 141 0 6.4 42 767 0 18.3
16 New York Jets 16 26 189 0 7.3 33 552 0 16.7
17 Buffalo Bills 16 22 185 0 8.4 60 1215 1 20.3
18 Denver Broncos 16 38 383 0 10.1 13 254 0 19.5
19 Washington Redskins 16 27 332 1 12.3 54 1074 1 19.9
20 New Orleans Saints 16 31 218 0 7.0 40 923 0 23.1
21 Cleveland Browns 16 26 221 0 8.5 51 907 0 17.8
22 Seattle Seahawks 16 57 415 1 7.3 36 685 0 19.0
23 San Diego Chargers 16 24 244 1 10.2 54 962 0 17.8
24 Green Bay Packers 16 26 230 1 8.8 57 901 0 15.8
25 Atlanta Falcons 16 44 427 3 9.7 55 1059 0 19.3
26 Philadelphia Eagles 16 36 295 0 8.2 53 1027 1 19.4
27 New England Patriots 16 59 499 1 8.5 45 749 0 16.6
28 Los Angeles Rams 16 48 522 1 10.9 55 1128 0 20.5
Avg Team 34.8 318.2 0.6 52 9.1 49.8 966.4 0.2 56 19.4 6055.0
League Total 974 8909 17 95 9.1 1393 27059 6 100 19.4 169541
Avg Tm/G 2.2 19.9 0.0 9.1 3.1 60.4 0.0 19.4 378.4

Kicking & Punting Against

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Rk Tm G FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1 Phoenix Cardinals 16 28 18 64.3% 40 38 95.0% 62 2654 42.8
2 Detroit Lions 16 35 22 62.9% 38 38 100.0% 55 2260 41.1
3 Houston Oilers 16 26 21 80.8% 28 27 96.4% 68 2938 43.2
4 New York Jets 16 31 23 74.2% 35 34 97.1% 70 2863 40.9
5 Green Bay Packers 16 27 24 88.9% 32 32 100.0% 68 2944 43.3
6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 30 20 66.7% 43 43 100.0% 64 2643 41.3
7 San Francisco 49ers 16 20 16 80.0% 27 26 96.3% 76 3131 41.2
8 Los Angeles Raiders 16 30 19 63.3% 32 32 100.0% 85 3612 42.5
9 Atlanta Falcons 16 31 19 61.3% 51 51 100.0% 61 2532 41.5
10 Cleveland Browns 16 29 24 82.8% 29 29 100.0% 74 3293 44.5
11 Buffalo Bills 16 30 22 73.3% 31 31 100.0% 79 3468 43.9
12 Miami Dolphins 16 26 19 73.1% 32 30 93.8% 74 2967 40.1
13 Los Angeles Rams 16 34 28 82.4% 43 41 95.3% 66 2779 42.1
14 San Diego Chargers 16 16 13 81.3% 29 28 96.6% 80 3568 44.6
15 New Orleans Saints 16 17 12 70.6% 24 22 91.7% 89 3667 41.2
16 Washington Redskins 16 21 14 66.7% 30 29 96.7% 73 3124 42.8
17 Cincinnati Bengals 16 30 18 60.0% 44 44 100.0% 57 2383 41.8
18 Indianapolis Colts 16 28 21 75.0% 34 33 97.1% 71 3018 42.5
19 Denver Broncos 16 38 28 73.7% 35 35 100.0% 78 3377 43.3
20 Chicago Bears 16 25 20 80.0% 43 43 100.0% 70 2842 40.6
21 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 28 19 67.9% 24 24 100.0% 74 3108 42.0
22 Minnesota Vikings 16 25 20 80.0% 27 27 100.0% 76 3184 41.9
23 Dallas Cowboys 16 17 14 82.4% 29 27 93.1% 87 3663 42.1
24 Seattle Seahawks 16 36 29 80.6% 32 29 90.6% 96 4013 41.8
25 New York Giants 16 21 15 71.4% 46 44 95.7% 64 2477 38.7
26 New England Patriots 16 41 27 65.9% 40 40 100.0% 75 3045 40.6
27 Kansas City Chiefs 16 21 15 71.4% 34 33 97.1% 80 3448 43.1
28 Philadelphia Eagles 16 32 21 65.6% 26 26 100.0% 85 3528 41.5
Avg Team 0.8 0.8 7.2 6.5 9.0 6.9 8.1 4.7 2.6 1.3 27.6 20.0 72.6% 34.0 33.4 98.3% 73.5 3113.8 64 0.5 42.4
League Total 21 21 201 181 253 192 226 131 72 36 773 561 72.6% 952 936 98.3% 2057 87185 84 15 42.4
Avg Tm/G 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.1 1.7 1.3 72.6% 2.1 2.1 98.3% 4.6 194.6 0.0 42.4

Scoring Defense

Rk Tm G RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1 Seattle Seahawks 16 14 11 1 2 4 29 29 2 312 19.5
2 New England Patriots 16 15 22 1 2 40 27 1 363 22.7
3 Indianapolis Colts 16 16 14 4 33 21 1 302 18.9
4 New York Jets 16 13 19 1 2 34 23 1 315 19.7
5 Phoenix Cardinals 16 13 24 2 1 38 18 332 20.8
6 Los Angeles Raiders 16 17 11 2 2 32 19 281 17.6
7 Denver Broncos 16 10 21 1 3 35 28 329 20.6
8 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 15 25 1 1 1 43 20 2 365 22.8
9 Cleveland Browns 16 5 23 1 29 24 275 17.2
10 Detroit Lions 16 14 20 3 1 38 22 332 20.8
11 Cincinnati Bengals 16 15 24 1 2 2 44 18 1 364 22.8
12 Green Bay Packers 16 12 16 1 1 1 32 24 296 18.5
13 Chicago Bears 16 14 20 1 2 6 43 20 361 22.6
14 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 6 15 2 1 24 19 225 14.1
15 Washington Redskins 16 11 15 1 1 2 29 14 2 255 15.9
16 New York Giants 16 17 22 2 1 2 44 15 1 367 22.9
17 Los Angeles Rams 16 22 18 1 1 1 41 28 383 23.9
18 Atlanta Falcons 16 20 24 3 3 51 19 414 25.9
19 New Orleans Saints 16 8 13 1 2 22 12 202 12.6
20 San Diego Chargers 16 10 17 1 1 28 13 241 15.1
21 Miami Dolphins 16 9 16 1 2 4 30 19 1 281 17.6
22 Kansas City Chiefs 16 12 19 1 2 33 15 282 17.6
23 Houston Oilers 16 6 20 2 27 21 258 16.1
24 Philadelphia Eagles 16 4 20 1 1 26 21 245 15.3
25 Minnesota Vikings 16 11 12 1 1 1 27 20 249 15.6
26 Buffalo Bills 16 8 19 1 1 2 31 22 283 17.7
27 Dallas Cowboys 16 11 16 2 27 14 243 15.2
28 San Francisco 49ers 16 5 20 2 26 16 236 14.8
Avg Team 11.9 18.4 0.6 0.2 1.2 1.7 0.2 33.4 20.0 0.4 299.7 18.7
League Total 333 516 17 6 33 47 6 936 561 12 8391
Avg Tm/G 0.7 1.2 0.1 0.1 2.1 1.3 18.7