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Posted on: January 1, 2011 3:12 pm
Edited on: January 2, 2011 12:52 pm
 

Rose Bowl Advantages and Outlook

Quarterbacks: Wisconsin: Scott Tolzein is one of the most efficient passers in college football (+5). Less than twenty touchdowns (-1). 

Overall: 54

TCU: Andy Dalton is one of the best passers in the west (+5). Finished 9th in Heisman voting (+2). More than 25 TD’s with less than 10 Int’s (+5)

Overall: 62     Advantage: TCU

Running Backs: Wisconsin: Has three backs with over 900 yards from scrimmage (+8). 44 TD’s combined between the Running Backs (+8). Best running core in Big Ten (+5).

Overall: 71

TCU: 23 TD’s combined between RB’s (+4). One 1,000 yard rusher (+1). Three running backs with more than 500 yards from scrimmage (+5). 

Overall: 60     Advantage: Wisconsin

Receivers: Wisconsin: Not one receiver with 1000 yards (-2). 6 receivers with 100 receiving yards (+1). 4 receivers with 20 catches at least (+2). 

Overall: 51

TCU: No receiver with 1000 yards (-2). Three receivers with 400 yards at least (+2). One receiver with 50 catches (+1). One receiver with 10 TD’s (+2).

Overall: 53     Advantage: TCU

Defense: Wisconsin: 10 plus interceptions (+2). One fumble recovery for TD (+1). Less than 5 fumble recoveries (-2).

Overall: 51

TCU: Top-ranked defense (+10). 10 plus interceptions (+2). Held opponents to 10 or less points 8 times (+8). Less than 5 fumble recoveries (-2).

Overall: 68     Advantage: TCU

Special Teams: Wisconsin: One kick return for TD (+2). Two returners with 25 yards per kick return or more (+1). Punt returner averages more than 10 yards per punt return (+1).

Overall: 54

TCU: 3 returners with 28 yards per kickoff or more (+2). Punt returner averages more than 10 yards per punt return (+1).

Overall: 53     Advantage: Wisconsin

Other Factors     Wisconsin: Plays in Big Ten (+2). Outscores opponents by more than 20 points (+2). 2nd Rose Bowl in 5 years (+1).

Overall: 55

TCU: Plays in Mountain West (-2). Outscores opponents by more than 30 points (+3). Undefeated (+1)

Overall: 52     Advantage: Wisconsin

Overall Advantage: TCU (+14)

 
 
 
 
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