Rutgers 2017 Football Statistics


Game Results

DateOpponentScoreOverallConf.TimeAtt
09/01/17     Washington L, 14-30 0-1-0 0-0-0 3:11   46093
09/09/17     Eastern Mich. L, 13-16 0-2-0 0-0-0 3:40   37661
09/16/17     Morgan St. W, 65-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 3:23   39892
09/23/17     at Nebraska L, 17-27 1-3-0 0-1-0 3:13   89775

Team Statistics

Team StatisticsRutgersOpp.
Scoring10973
Points Per Game27.318.3
First Downs7163
Rushing3320
Passing2938
Penalty95
Rushing Yardage653475
Yards gained rushing724541
Yards lost rushing7166
Rushing Attempts150143
Average per rush4.43.3
Average per game163.3118.8
TDs rushing91
Passing Yardage654718
Comp-Att-Int69-121-657-116-5
Avg. per pass5.46.2
Avg. per catch9.512.6
Avg. per game163.5179.5
TDs passing45
Total Offense13071193
Total Plays271259
Avg. per play4.84.6
Avg. per game326.8298.3
Kick Returns: #-Yards9-16111-172
Punt Returns: #-Yards9-1088-160
Int Returns: #-Yards5-736-100
Kick Return Average17.915.6
Punt Return Average12.020.0
Int Return Average14.616.7
Fumbles-Lost17-119-6
Penalties-Yards25-20828-253
Average Per Game52.063.3
Punts-Yards22-94543-1608
Average Per Kick43.037.4
Net punt average33.934.4
Kickoffs-Yards22-137433-1975
Average Per Kick62.559.8
Net kick average43.348.9
Time of Possession/Game31:4028:19
3rd-down Conversions23-6019-63
3rd-down Pct.38%30%
4th-down Conversions2-52-2
4th-down Pct.40%100%
Sacks by-Yards3-173-25
Touchdowns Scored147
Field Goals-Attempts4-510-13
On-Side Kicks0-00-1
Red-Zone Scores(14-15) 93%(13-14) 93%
Red-Zone Touchdowns(10-15) 67%(6-14) 43%
PAT Attempts(13-14) 93%(7-7) 100%
Attendance12364689775
Games/Avg Per Game3/412151/89775

Score by quarters1st2nd3rd4thTotal
Rutgers24303421109
Opponents1717201973


Overall Indvidual Statistics

RushingGPAtt.GainLossNetAvg.TDLongAvg./G
Gus Edwards 4 62 270 11 259 4.2 2 25 64.8
Robert Martin 4 37 176 4 172 4.6 1 22 43.0
Raheem Blackshear 4 18 112 0 112 6.2 2 33 28.0
Johnathan Lewis 3 13 64 6 58 4.5 4 16 19.3
Giovanni Rescigno 1 1 19 0 19 19.0 0 19 19.0
Josh Hicks 4 6 52 2 50 8.3 0 22 12.5
Janarion Grant 3 2 3 0 3 1.5 0 3 1.0
Kyle Bolin 4 6 22 25 -3 -0.5 0 11 -0.8
Zach Allen 1 1 0 1 -1 -1.0 0 0 -1.0
Rutgers 4 150 724 71 653 4.4 9 33 163.3
Opponent 4 143 541 66 475 3.3 1 20 118.8


PassingGPEffic.Comp-Att-IntPctYardsTDLongAvg./G
Kyle Bolin 4 101.6 67-117-6 57.3 642 3 48 160.5
Johnathan Lewis 3 315.4 2-2-0 100.0 12 1 18 4.0
Rutgers 4 103.4 69-121-6 57.0 654 4 48 163.5
Opponent 4 106.7 57-116-5 49.1 718 5 51 179.5


ReceivingGPNo.YardsAvg.TDLongAvg./G
Janarion Grant 3 12 113 9.4 1 40 37.7
Jerome Washington 4 15 135 9.0 1 27 33.8
Damon Mitchell 4 9 122 13.6 0 33 30.5
Dacoven Bailey 4 6 80 13.3 1 34 20.0
Bo Melton 4 1 48 48.0 0 48 12.0
Nakia Griffin-Stewart 4 4 38 9.5 1 18 9.5
Hunter Hayek 4 5 34 6.8 0 19 8.5
Raheem Blackshear 4 2 30 15.0 0 22 7.5
Gus Edwards 4 5 23 4.6 0 12 5.8
Josh Hicks 4 2 17 8.5 0 23 4.3
Jawuan Harris 3 1 4 4.0 0 4 1.3
Everett Wormley 4 1 5 5.0 0 5 1.3
Myles Nash 4 1 4 4.0 0 4 1.0
Robert Martin 4 5 1 0.2 0 7 0.3
Rutgers 4 69 654 9.5 4 48 163.5
Opponent 4 57 718 12.6 5 48 179.5


Punt ReturnsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
Janarion Grant 6 79 13.2 0 27
Mohamed Jabbie 0 11 inf 0 11
Hunter Hayek 2 14 7.0 0 0
Saquan Hampton 1 4 4.0 0 4
Rutgers 9 108 12.0 0 27
Opponent 8 160 20.0 1 63


InterceptionsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
Kiy Hester 2 43 21.5 1 33
Rashawn Battle 1 25 25.0 0 25
Tyshon Fogg 1 5 5.0 0 5
Blessuan Austin 1 0 0.0 0 0
Rutgers 5 73 14.6 1 75
Opponent 6 100 16.7 0 87


Kick ReturnsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
Janarion Grant 5 91 18.2 0 27
Josh Hicks 3 56 18.7 0 27
Raheem Blackshear 1 14 14.0 0 14
Rutgers 9 161 17.9 0 27
Opponent 11 172 15.6 0 25


Fumble ReturnsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
Rutgers 0 0 nan 0 0
Opponent 0 0 0.0 0 0


   | -------------- PATs -------------- |    
ScoringTDsFGsKickRushRcvPassDXPSafPoints
Andrew Harte 0 4 13-13 0-0 - 0 0 25
Johnathan Lewis 4 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 24
Raheem Blackshear 2 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 12
Gus Edwards 2 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 12
Kiy Hester 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Dacoven Bailey 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Robert Martin 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Nakia Griffin-Stewart 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Jerome Washington 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Janarion Grant 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Rutgers 14 4 13-13 0-1 0 2-7 0 0 109
Opponent 7 8 7-7 0-0 0 1-5 0 0 73


Total OffenseGPPlaysRushPassTotalAvg./G
Kyle Bolin 4 123 -3 642 639 159.8
Gus Edwards 4 62 259 0 259 64.8
Robert Martin 4 37 172 0 172 43.0
Raheem Blackshear 4 18 112 0 112 28.0
Johnathan Lewis 3 15 58 12 70 23.3
Giovanni Rescigno 1 1 19 0 19 19.0
Josh Hicks 4 6 50 0 50 12.5
Janarion Grant 3 2 3 0 3 1.0
Zach Allen 1 1 -1 0 -1 -1.0
Rutgers 4 271 653 654 1307 326.8
Opponent 4 259 475 718 1193 298.3


Field GoalsMade-AttPctLongBlkd
Andrew Harte 4-5 80.0 39 0


FG SEQUENCERutgersOpponents
vs. Washington47(24), (23), (42)
vs. Eastern Mich.(25), (39)(33), (21), (24), 31
vs. Morgan St.(38)
vs. Nebraska(33)(32), (27)
Number in (parentheses) indicate field goal was made.

PUNTINGNo.YardsAvg.LongTBFCI2050+Blkd
Ryan Anderson 22 945 43.0 64 2 5 0 7 0
Rutgers 22 945 43.0 227 2 5 9 7 1
Opponent 43 1608 37.4 213 1 4 8 2


KICKOFFSNo.YardsAvg.TBOBRetnNet
Justin Davidovicz 22 1374 62.5 10 0
Rutgers 22 1374 62.5 10 22 15.6 43.3
Opponent 33 1975 59.8 8 17 17.9 48.9


ALL-PURPOSEGPRushRec.PRKRIRTotalAvg./G
Gus Edwards 4 259 23 0 0 0 282 70.5
Janarion Grant 3 3 113 79 91 0 286 95.3
Robert Martin 4 172 1 0 0 0 173 43.3
Raheem Blackshear 4 112 30 0 14 0 156 39.0
Jerome Washington 4 0 135 0 0 0 135 33.8
Josh Hicks 4 50 17 0 56 0 123 30.8
Damon Mitchell 4 0 122 0 0 0 122 30.5
Rashawn Battle 1 0 0 0 0 25 25 25.0
Dacoven Bailey 4 0 80 0 0 0 80 20.0
Johnathan Lewis 3 58 0 0 0 0 58 19.3
Giovanni Rescigno 1 19 0 0 0 0 19 19.0
Bo Melton 4 0 48 0 0 0 48 12.0
Kiy Hester 4 0 0 0 0 43 43 10.8
Nakia Griffin-Stewart 4 0 38 0 0 0 38 9.5
Hunter Hayek 4 0 34 14 0 0 48 12.0
Tyshon Fogg 1 0 0 0 0 5 5 5.0
Jawuan Harris 3 0 4 0 0 0 4 1.3
Everett Wormley 4 0 5 0 0 0 5 1.3
Myles Nash 4 0 4 0 0 0 4 1.0
Blessuan Austin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Kyle Bolin 4 -3 0 0 0 0 -3 -0.8
Zach Allen 1 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -1.0
Rutgers 4 653 654 108 161 73 1649 412.3
Opponent 4 475 718 160 172 100 1625 406.3



Overall Defensive Statistics

 TacklesSacksPass DefenseFumblesBlkd
Defensive LeadersGPSoloAstTotalTFL-YdsNo-YdsInt-YdsBUPDQbhRcv-YdsFFKickSaf
Trevor Morris 4 11 17 28 1.5-2 . . . . 2 . . . .
Deonte Roberts 4 9 17 26 2-2 . . . . . . . . .
Saquan Hampton 4 12 10 22 . . . 2 2 . . . . .
Darnell Davis 4 7 14 21 3.5-18 2-15 . . . . . 2 . .
Kemoko Turay 4 7 9 16 0.5-2 . . . . 2 2-0 . . .
K.J. Gray 4 8 6 14 1-2 . . 2 2 . . . . .
Sebastian Joseph 4 8 6 14 1-1 . . . . 1 . 1 . .
Kiy Hester 4 5 8 13 . . 2-43 6 8 . . . . .
Blessuan Austin 4 7 5 12 . . 1-0 1 2 . . . . .
Kevin Wilkins 4 4 8 12 1-1 . . 1 1 3 . . . .
Isaiah Wharton 4 8 4 12 0.5-2 . . 2 2 . . . . .
Ross Douglas 4 6 6 12 . . . 1 1 1 . . . .
Damon Hayes 4 7 5 12 1-2 . . 3 3 . . . . .
Jon Bateky 2 2 6 8 0.5-2 . . 1 1 . . . . .
Myles Nash 4 3 4 7 1-2 . . . . . . . . .
Tyshon Fogg 1 3 3 6 . . 1-5 . 1 . . . . .
Julius Turner 4 . 6 6 . . . . . 1 . . . .
Willington Previlon 4 3 3 6 1-2 1-2 . 2 2 1 . . . .
Zane Campbell 3 3 2 5 . . . . . . . . . .
Elorm Lumor 4 1 3 4 0.5-1 . . . . 1 . . . .
Olakunle Fatukasi 4 3 1 4 . . . . . . . . . .
Lawrence Stevens 4 2 1 3 . . . . . . . . . .
Eric Margolis 4 1 2 3 . . . . . . . . . .
Rashawn Battle 1 . 2 2 . . 1-25 . 1 . . . . .
Gus Edwards 4 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . . .
Eric Wiafe 1 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . . .
Nakia Griffin-Stewart 4 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Dacoven Bailey 4 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Marcus Applefield 4 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Mohamed Jabbie 3 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Bo Melton 4 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Brandon Russell 4 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Jawuan Harris 3 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Kobe Marfo 1 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Bill Taylor 4 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Rutgers 4 127 154 281 15-39 3-17 5-73 21 26 12 2-0 3 3 .
Opponents 4 165 91 256 23-66 3-25 6-100 10 16 7 1-0 1 . .



Individual Game Highs

Rushes    24  Gus Edwards vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Yards Rushing    102  Raheem Blackshear vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
TD Rushes    Johnathan Lewis vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Long Rush    33  Raheem Blackshear vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Pass attempts    37  Kyle Bolin vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass completions    24  Kyle Bolin vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Yards Passing    198  Kyle Bolin vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Passes    Kyle Bolin vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Long Pass    48  Kyle Bolin vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Receptions    Janarion Grant vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Receiving    91  Janarion Grant vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Receptions    Janarion Grant vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  Dacoven Bailey vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  Nakia Griffin-Stewart vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
  Jerome Washington vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Long Reception    48  Bo Melton vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Field Goals    Andrew Harte vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Field Goal    39  Andrew Harte vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Punts    Ryan Anderson vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Punting Avg    45.7  Ryan Anderson vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt    64  Ryan Anderson vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Punts inside 20    Ryan Anderson vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt Return    27  Janarion Grant vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Kickoff Return    27  Janarion Grant vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  27  Josh Hicks vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Tackles    12  Trevor Morris vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Sacks    1.0  Darnell Davis vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  1.0  Willington Previlon vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  Darnell Davis vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Tackles For Loss    1.5  Deonte Roberts vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
  1.5  Darnell Davis vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
  1.5  Trevor Morris vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Interceptions    Kiy Hester vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
  Tyshon Fogg vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
  Rashawn Battle vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
  Kiy Hester vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
  Blessuan Austin vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)

Team Game Highs

Rushes    54  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Yards Rushing    326  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Yards Per Rush    6.0  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
TD Rushes    vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Pass attempts    38  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass completions    24  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Yards Passing    198  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Per Pass    8.0  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
TD Passes    vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Total Plays    77  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Total Offense    478  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Yards Per Play    6.5  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Total Plays    77  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Total Offense    478  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Yards Per Play    6.5  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Points    65  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Sacks By    vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
First Downs    25  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Penalties    vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Penalty Yards    88  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Turnovers    at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Interceptions By    vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Punts    vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Punting Avg    45.7  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt    64  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Punts inside 20    at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt Return    27  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)

Opponent Individual Game Highs

Rushes    24  Devine Ozigbo, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Rushing    101  Devine Ozigbo, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Rushes    Mikale Wilbon, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Rush    20  Devine Ozigbo, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Pass attempts    36  ROBACK, Brogan, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass completions    19  ROBACK, Brogan, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Passing    284  Browning, Jake, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
TD Passes    Browning, Jake, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  Tanner Lee, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Pass    51  Browning, Jake, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Receptions    PORTER, Antoine, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Receiving    107  BAILEY, Sergio, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Receptions    Gaskin, Myles, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  Coleman, Lavon, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  PORTER, Antoine, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  JD Spielman, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
  D. Pierson-El, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Reception    51  Pettis, Dante, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Field Goals    Vizcaino, T., vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  FRICANO, Paulie, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Field Goal    42  Vizcaino, T., vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Punts    10  URSANEL,Luke, vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Punting Avg    42.0  ROBACK, Brogan, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Punt    64  C. Lightbourn, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts inside 20    C. Lightbourn, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt Return    63  D. Pierson-El, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Kickoff Return    25  JD Spielman, vs. Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Tackles    11  Burr-Kirven,Ben, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Sacks    1.0  Johnson, Jaylen, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  1.0  HARRIS, Jeremiah, vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  KENNEDY,Rico, vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Tackles For Loss    4.5  KENNEDY,Rico, vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Interceptions    Murphy, Byron, vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)

Opponent Team Game Highs

Rushes    47  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Rushing    197  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Rush    4.2  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Rushes    at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Pass attempts    37  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass completions    19  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Passing    284  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Yards Per Pass    9.5  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
TD Passes    vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Plays    73  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Offense    374  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Per Play    6.8  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Total Plays    73  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Offense    374  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Per Play    6.8  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Points    30  vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
Sacks By    vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
First Downs    21  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Penalties    vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Penalty Yards    93  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
Turnovers    at Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Interceptions By    vs. Washington (Sep 1, 2017)
  vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts    11  vs. Morgan St. (Sep 16, 2017)
Punting Avg    38.8  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt    64  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts inside 20    vs. Eastern Mich. (Sep 9, 2017)
  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt Return    63  at Nebraska (Sep 23, 2017)