Pats Stats Check-In: Run D reality check

Andy Hart
November 05, 2019 - 2:12 pm

With nine weeks of NFL games in the books, there is a large sample of action to compare teams via statistics. As such, will check in each week over the course of the rest of the season to see how the Patriots are doing statistically in a variety of areas, both on a team level and as individuals.

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Points Scored (NFL rank)          30.0 (2nd)

Points Allowed                           10.9 (1st)

Point Differential                        plus-172 (1st)



Total Offense        366.8 (15th)

Rush Offense        92.9 (23rd)

Pass Offense         273.9 (8th)

Third Down          39.7% (15th)

Red Zone              50.0% (t-20th)



Total Defense      249.3 (2nd)  

Rush Defense      99.1 (12th)

Pass Defense       150.2 (2nd)

Third Down         18.9% (1st)

Red Zone             45.5% (5th)


Turnover Differential     plus-17 (1st)


Tom Brady

Attempts                      355 (1st)

Completions                230 (1st)

Passing Yards              2,536 (2nd)

Comp. Percentage       64.8 (16th)

Touchdowns               14 (t-11th)

Interceptions              5 (t-16th)

Rating                        93.1 (18th)

Sony Michel

Rushing Yards    482 (18th)

Avg.                    3.3 (t-40th)

Rush TD             6 (t-5th)


Julian Edelman

Receptions             63 (3rd)

Receiving Yards    663 (13th)


Mohamed Sanu

Receptions            45 (t-18th)

Receiving yards    417 (46th)


James White

Receptions            44 (t-20th)

Receiving Yards   404 (49th)


Jake Bailey

Net Punting Avg.              42.0 (14th)

Gross Punting Avg.          44.6 (23rd)


Gunner Olszewski

Punt Return Avg.             9.0 (7th)



Devin McCourty          5 (1st)

Jamie Collins               3 (t-4th)

Stephon Gilmore          3 (t-4th)

J.C. Jackson                 2 (t-17th)

Duron Harmon            2 (t-17th)



Jamie Collins          6 (t-15th)

Adam Butler           4.5 (t-34th)

Kyle Van Noy         4.5 (t-34th)

Chase Winovich      4.5 (t-34th)


Defensive Fumble Recoveries

Kyle Van Noy     2 (t-6th)

Justin Bethel       2 (t-6th)

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