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1991 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record: 58-55-2, .513 W-L% (6th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.20 (5th of 11) ▪ SOS: 3.00 (4th of 11)

Conference Champion: Michigan

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Iowa and Michigan)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Michigan 10 2 0 .833 8 0 0 1.000 35.0 16.9 19.54 6.87
Iowa 10 1 1 .875 7 1 0 .875 28.6 14.9 11.18 0.76
Ohio State 8 4 0 .667 5 3 0 .625 23.1 15.6 8.90 2.15
Indiana 7 4 1 .625 5 3 0 .625 25.4 18.7 8.00 2.66
Illinois 6 6 0 .500 4 4 0 .500 22.0 15.7 6.77 3.10
Purdue 4 7 0 .364 3 5 0 .375 19.9 24.7 -0.92 4.36
Michigan State 3 8 0 .273 3 5 0 .375 14.7 24.7 -4.57 3.43
Wisconsin 5 6 0 .455 2 6 0 .250 15.6 17.6 -2.86 -1.50
Northwestern 3 8 0 .273 2 6 0 .250 14.5 27.8 -6.87 2.58
Minnesota 2 9 0 .182 1 7 0 .125 9.5 27.5 -7.19 5.53

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/3 9/10 9/17 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Michigan 2 2 3 3 3 7 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 6
Iowa 18 15 14 10 9 9 17 15 11 11 10 9 9 7 7 10
Illinois         25 22 20 13 17     25        
Indiana                     25          
Michigan State 20 19 18                          
Ohio State 23 22 19 16 15 14 11 18 14 13 19 19 18 24 25  

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1992-01-01 Hall of Fame Bowl Syracuse 24 Ohio State 17 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
1992-01-01 Rose Bowl Washington 34 Michigan 14 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1991-12-31 Copper Bowl Indiana 24 Baylor 0 Copper Bowl (Tucson, AZ)
1991-12-31 Sun Bowl UCLA 6 Illinois 3 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1991-12-30 Holiday Bowl Iowa 13 Brigham Young 13 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Jason Verduzco (IL) 252
2. Trent Green* (IN) 200
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 185
4. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 165
5. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 155
6. Len Williams (NWEST) 131
7. Jim Miller (MIST) 130
8. Tony Lowery (WI) 87
9. Kent Graham* (OHST) 79
10. Eric Hunter (PUR) 77

Pass Attempts

1. Jason Verduzco (IL) 420
2. Trent Green* (IN) 339
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 283
4. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 264
5. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 254
6. Jim Miller (MIST) 218
7. Len Williams (NWEST) 212
8. Eric Hunter (PUR) 162
9. Tony Lowery (WI) 158
10. Kent Graham* (OHST) 153

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 65.4
2. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 65.0
3. Len Williams (NWEST) 61.8
4. Jason Verduzco (IL) 60.0
5. Jim Miller (MIST) 59.6
6. Trent Green* (IN) 59.0
7. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 58.7
8. Tony Lowery (WI) 55.1
9. Eric Hunter (PUR) 47.5

Passing Yards

1. Jason Verduzco (IL) 3014
2. Trent Green* (IN) 2627
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 2275
4. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 2085
5. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 1642
6. Len Williams (NWEST) 1630
7. Jim Miller (MIST) 1368
8. Kent Graham* (OHST) 1018
  Eric Hunter (PUR) 1018
10. Tony Lowery (WI) 965

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 8.2
2. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 8.0
3. Trent Green* (IN) 7.7
4. Len Williams (NWEST) 7.7
5. Jason Verduzco (IL) 7.2
6. Eric Hunter (PUR) 6.3
7. Jim Miller (MIST) 6.3
8. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 6.2
9. Tony Lowery (WI) 6.1

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 9.1
2. Len Williams (NWEST) 7.4
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 7.3
4. Trent Green* (IN) 6.6
5. Jason Verduzco (IL) 6.4
6. Eric Hunter (PUR) 5.5
7. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 4.9
8. Tony Lowery (WI) 4.9
9. Jim Miller (MIST) 4.6

Passing Touchdowns

1. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 25
2. Jason Verduzco (IL) 15
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 14
4. Trent Green* (IN) 12
5. Len Williams (NWEST) 10
6. Eric Hunter (PUR) 7
7. Tony Lowery (WI) 6
  Jim Miller (MIST) 6
9. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 5
10. Kent Graham* (OHST) 4
  Jim Hartlieb* (IA) 4

Passing Interceptions

1. Jason Verduzco (IL) 14
  Trent Green* (IN) 14
3. Jim Miller (MIST) 11
  Matt Rodgers* (IA) 11
5. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 10
6. Tony Lowery (WI) 7
7. Kent Graham* (OHST) 6
  Eric Hunter (PUR) 6
  Len Williams (NWEST) 6
  Elvis Grbac* (MI) 6

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 161.7
2. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 141.4
3. Len Williams (NWEST) 136.3
4. Trent Green* (IN) 127.5
5. Jason Verduzco (IL) 125.4
6. Jim Miller (MIST) 111.3
7. Tony Lowery (WI) 110.0
8. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 109.6
9. Eric Hunter (PUR) 107.2

Rush Attempts

1. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 364
2. Tico Duckett (MIST) 272
3. Ricky Powers* (MI) 240
4. Mike Saunders* (IA) 216
5. Carlos Snow* (OHST) 169
6. Antonio Carter (MN) 165
7. Len Williams (NWEST) 155
8. Butler By'not'e* (OHST) 152
9. Dennis Lundy (NWEST) 142
10. Kameno Bell (IL) 140

Rushing Yards

1. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 1805
2. Tico Duckett (MIST) 1204
3. Ricky Powers* (MI) 1197
4. Mike Saunders* (IA) 1022
5. Carlos Snow* (OHST) 828
6. Jeff Hill (PUR) 678
7. Kameno Bell (IL) 664
8. Antonio Carter (MN) 660
9. Butler By'not'e* (OHST) 648
10. Jesse Johnson* (MI) 634

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tyrone Wheatley* (MI) 6.4
2. Jesse Johnson* (MI) 5.9
3. Jeff Hill (PUR) 5.8
4. Ricky Powers* (MI) 5.0
5. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 5.0
6. Carlos Snow* (OHST) 4.9
7. Kameno Bell (IL) 4.7
8. Mike Saunders* (IA) 4.7
9. Arlee Conners (PUR) 4.7
10. Corey Rogers (PUR) 4.6

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Trent Green* (IN) 13
2. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 12
3. Mike Saunders* (IA) 10
4. Carlos Snow* (OHST) 9
  Tyrone Wheatley* (MI) 9
  Ricky Powers* (MI) 9
7. Kameno Bell (IL) 8
  Lew Montgomery* (IA) 8
9. Jesse Johnson* (MI) 6
10. Scottie Graham* (OHST) 5
  Tico Duckett (MIST) 5
  Earl Coleman (PUR) 5
  Butler By'not'e* (OHST) 5
  Corey Rogers (PUR) 5

Receptions

1. Kameno Bell (IL) 64
2. Desmond Howard* (MI) 62
3. Eddie Thomas* (IN) 54
4. Courtney Hawkins (MIST) 47
5. John Wright (IL) 46
6. Mark Benson (NWEST) 45
7. Danan Hughes* (IA) 43
  Elbert Turner (IL) 43
9. Thomas Lewis* (IN) 39
  Yale Van Dyne* (MI) 39

Receiving Yards

1. Desmond Howard* (MI) 985
2. Mark Benson (NWEST) 831
3. Danan Hughes* (IA) 757
4. Elbert Turner (IL) 699
5. Eddie Thomas* (IN) 687
6. Courtney Hawkins (MIST) 656
7. John Wright (IL) 653
8. Thomas Lewis* (IN) 581
9. Alan Cross* (IA) 515
10. Kameno Bell (IL) 503

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Ernest Calloway (PUR) 19.8
2. Mark Benson (NWEST) 18.5
3. Danan Hughes* (IA) 17.6
4. Lee DeRamus (WI) 16.3
5. Elbert Turner (IL) 16.3
6. Desmond Howard* (MI) 15.9
7. Alan Cross* (IA) 15.6
8. Thomas Lewis* (IN) 14.9
9. Brian Stablein* (OHST) 14.7
10. John Wright (IL) 14.2

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Desmond Howard* (MI) 19
2. Danan Hughes* (IA) 8
3. Mark Benson (NWEST) 7
4. Elbert Turner (IL) 6
  Thomas Lewis* (IN) 6
6. Courtney Hawkins (MIST) 5
7. Gus Palma (IL) 4
8. Ernest Calloway (PUR) 3
  Mike Saunders* (IA) 3
  Alan Cross* (IA) 3
  Paul Hopewell (MN) 3
  Lee DeRamus (WI) 3
  John Wright (IL) 3

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 393
2. Tico Duckett (MIST) 289
3. Ricky Powers* (MI) 255
4. Mike Saunders* (IA) 244
5. Kameno Bell (IL) 204
6. Carlos Snow* (OHST) 181
7. Antonio Carter (MN) 177
8. Dennis Lundy (NWEST) 158
  Butler By'not'e* (OHST) 158
10. Lew Montgomery* (IA) 156

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 2068
2. Tico Duckett (MIST) 1340
3. Ricky Powers* (MI) 1304
4. Mike Saunders* (IA) 1240
5. Kameno Bell (IL) 1167
6. Desmond Howard* (MI) 1165
7. Carlos Snow* (OHST) 886
8. Mark Benson (NWEST) 851
9. Steve Feagin (IL) 822
10. Jesse Johnson* (MI) 814

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Desmond Howard* (MI) 21
2. Mike Saunders* (IA) 13
  Trent Green* (IN) 13
4. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 12
5. Tyrone Wheatley* (MI) 9
  Ricky Powers* (MI) 9
  Carlos Snow* (OHST) 9
8. Lew Montgomery* (IA) 8
  Danan Hughes* (IA) 8
  Kameno Bell (IL) 8

Total Plays

1. Jason Verduzco (IL) 473
2. Trent Green* (IN) 454
3. Len Williams (NWEST) 367
4. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 366
5. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 360
6. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 351
7. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 277
8. Tico Duckett (MIST) 272
  Jim Miller (MIST) 272
10. Eric Hunter (PUR) 256

Total Yards

1. Jason Verduzco (IL) 2983
2. Trent Green* (IN) 2829
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 2415
4. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 1982
5. Len Williams (NWEST) 1837
6. Marquel Fleetwood (MN) 1820
7. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 1805
8. Jim Miller (MIST) 1297
9. Tico Duckett (MIST) 1204
10. Ricky Powers* (MI) 1197

Total Touchdowns

1. Elvis Grbac* (MI) 25
  Trent Green* (IN) 25
3. Matt Rodgers* (IA) 18
4. Jason Verduzco (IL) 15
5. Len Williams (NWEST) 14
6. Vaughn Dunbar* (IN) 12
7. Mike Saunders* (IA) 10
8. Eric Hunter (PUR) 9
  Tyrone Wheatley* (MI) 9
  Carlos Snow* (OHST) 9
  Ricky Powers* (MI) 9