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2008 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS 4-8  W-1
Big Ten Conference Record: 2-6
Sat 09/06/2008 NORTHERN COLO. 42 - 10 W
Sat 09/13/2008 OREGON 26 - 32 L 2OT
Sat 09/20/2008 CENTRAL MICH. 32 - 25 W
Sat 09/27/2008 @ Notre Dame 21 - 38 L
Sat 10/04/2008 PENN ST. 6 - 20 L
Sat 10/11/2008 @ Ohio St. 3 - 16 L
Sat 10/18/2008 @ Northwestern 26 - 48 L
Sat 10/25/2008 MINNESOTA 6 - 17 L
Sat 11/01/2008 MICHIGAN 48 - 42 W
Sat 11/08/2008 @ Michigan St. 7 - 21 L
Sat 11/15/2008 @ Iowa 17 - 22 L
Sat 11/22/2008 INDIANA 62 - 10 W
HOME GAME IN CAPS * Night Game ^ Neutral Site
OT Overtime Game
 
TEAM RANKINGS
119 teams ranked in Football Bowl Subdivision
11 teams ranked in the Big Ten Conference
 
Category National
Rank
Actual National
Leader
Actual Conf
Rank
Big Ten
Conference Leader
Actual
Rushing Offense 85 124.83 Navy 292.38 10 Wisconsin 211.15
Passing Offense 29 249.58 Texas Tech 413.15 2 Illinois 269.33
Total Offense 48 374.42 Tulsa 569.86 4 Penn St. 448.92
Scoring Offense 68 24.67 Oklahoma 51.14 7 Penn St. 38.92
Rushing Defense 93 174.83 TCU 47.08 11 Penn St. 93.23
Pass Efficiency Defense 33 114.69 Southern California 85.75 6 Iowa 98.32
Total Defense 61 358.08 TCU 217.77 8 Penn St. 280.08
Scoring Defense 64 25.08 Southern California 9.00 7 Iowa 13.00
Net Punting 117 29.58 Cincinnati 41.48 11 Michigan 39.34
Punt Returns 78 7.73 Central Mich. 20.50 10 Ohio St. 13.00
Kickoff Returns 25 23.17 Temple 26.60 3 Penn St. 24.54
Turnover Margin 77 -.25 Oklahoma 1.64 8 Ohio St. 1.23
Pass Defense 24 183.25 Southern California 134.38 1 Purdue 183.25
Passing Efficiency 89 114.25 Oklahoma 176.24 9 Penn St. 145.35
Sacks 58 1.92 Texas 3.62 9 Illinois 2.67
Tackles For Loss 78 5.25 Mississippi 8.62 10 Illinois 7.00
Sacks Allowed 65 2.00 Air Force .38 5 Penn St. 1.00
T=tied at this ranking


PLAYER RANKINGS
Player must have played in 75% of team's games
Summary of the top 100 national leaders and top 25 conference leaders
15 categories ranked
 
Category Player National
Rank
Actual National
Leader
Actual Conf
Rank
Big Ten
Conference Leader
Actual
Rushing Kory Sheets 31 94.25 Brown (Connecticut) 160.23 5 Greene (Iowa) 142.31
Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Curtis Painter 76 118.60 Bradford (Oklahoma) 180.84 7 Pryor (Ohio St.) 146.50
  Justin Siller   100.53    13   
Total Offense Curtis Painter 36 241.00 Keenum (Houston) 403.15 3 Williams (Illinois) 324.33
  Kory Sheets   94.25    17   
  Justin Siller   73.67    19   
Receptions Per Game Greg Orton 38 5.75 Fitzgerald (North Texas) 9.42 2 Decker (Minnesota) 7.00
  Desmond Tardy T-41 5.58    T-3   
  Keith Smith   4.08    8   
  Kory Sheets   3.08    22   
Receiving Yards Per Game Desmond Tardy 43 73.00 Collie (BYU) 118.31 3 Decker (Minnesota) 89.50
  Greg Orton 81 60.00    6   
  Keith Smith   40.50    17   
Interceptions Torri Williams   .17 Berry (Tennessee) .58 T-16 Sash (Iowa) .42
  Dwight Mclean   .17    T-16   
Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Chris Summers 88 38.38 Conley (Idaho) 47.43 10 Mesko (Michigan) 42.95
Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game)     Brown (Central Mich.) 20.50   Small (Ohio St.) 15.17
Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Aaron Valentin 29 25.69 Shelton (Temple) 31.30 3 Stoudermire (Minnesota) 25.79
Field Goals Carson Wiggs T-95 .67 Gano (Florida St.) 2.18 11 Swenson (Michigan St.) 1.69
  Chris Summers   .45    14   
Scoring Kory Sheets T-17 8.50 Ringer (Michigan St.) 10.15 4 Ringer (Michigan St.) 10.15
  Carson Wiggs   3.58    25   
All-Purpose Runners Kory Sheets 32 136.92 Maclin (Missouri) 202.36 5 Ringer (Michigan St.) 157.77
  Desmond Tardy 79 107.25    9   
Sacks Ryan Kerrigan T-49 .58 Hughes (TCU) 1.15 7 Maybin (Penn St.) .92
  Mike Neal T-87 .46    T-10   
Tackles Anthony Heygood 19 9.50 Richardson (New Mexico St.) 12.45 4 Miller (Illinois) 11.00
  Torri Williams   6.92    11   
  Joe Holland   6.33    T-19   
Tackles For Loss Ryan Kerrigan T-84 .96 Gilbert (San Jose St.) 1.83 10 Graham (Michigan) 1.82
  Ryan Baker   .88    T-11   
  Mike Neal   .83    15   
T=tied at this ranking