NOT BY ANY MEASURE

The Gophers football team ranked in the bottom half of the 14-team Big Ten and the 127-team Football Bowl Subdivision in most major offensive statistics this season:

Big Ten rank FBS rank

Total offense: 357.1 yards per game 12th 103rd

Scoring offense: 22.5 points per game 9th T-104th

Rushing offense: 142.9 yards per game 10th 100th

Passing offense: 214.2 yards per game 7th 75th

Passing efficiency: 118.2 rating 10th 98th

First downs: 208 13th T-112th

Third-down conversions: 37.9 percent 9th 78th

Time of possession: 28:27 average 11th 93rd

Turnover margin: minus-4 10th T-92nd

Red-zone scoring percentage: 84.8 10th 56th