NFC North Stats: Week 5

Continuing our season-long look at comparative team stats among NFC North franchises, we’re at Week-5. Here’s what we’ve been looking at, stat-wise, since Week-1:

  • Total offensive yards
  • Total points scored
  • Third down efficiency
  • Redzone efficiency
  • Quarterback sacks allowed
  • Quarterback hits allowed
  • Yards allowed
  • Defensive sacks
  • Defensive quarterback hits
  • Defensive stops on third down
  • Team penalties
  • Turnovers

You can view the current stat sheet here. Here’s the way things shake out in the NFC North after five weeks:

  • Packers lead in total yards (2,143) followed by the Lions (1,898), Bears (1,590) and Vikings (1,579).
  • Packers lead in total points (173) followed by the Lions (159), Vikings (111) and Bears (107).
  • Packers lead in 3rd down efficiency (54.8%) followed by the Vikings (35.2%), Lions (33.6%) and Bears (27.8%).
  • Bears lead in redzone efficiency (56.6%) followed by the Packers (53.6%), Lions (53.2%) and Vikings (46.6%).
  • Bears have given up the most QB sacks/hits (18 and 29), followed by the Packers (11 and 21), Vikings (11 and 17) and Lions (6 and 22).
  • Packers have given up the most turnovers (6) followed by the Bears (5) with the Lions and Vikings tied at 4.
  • The Bears defense has allowed the most yards (2,098) followed by the Packers (1,878), Vikings (1,741) and Lions (1,696).
  • Vikings have the most defensive QB sacks/hits (16 and 27) followed by the Packers (12 and 27), Lions (12 and 20) and Bears (9 and 18).
  • Lions lead in defensive stops on 3rd down (68.2%) followed by the Bears (67%) with Packers and Vikings tied at 54.1%.
  • Packers have created the most turnovers (11) followed by the Lions and Vikings tied with 7, and the Bears with just 4.
  • Packers lead with fewest penalties (29) followed by the Vikings (38), the Lions (41) and the Bears (43).

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