Season Defense Records

Fewest Allowed. . .



Fewest Points

4 1887 season
6 1885 season
6 1888 season
10 1904 season
12 1886 season
13 1918 season
Fewest Rushing Attempts

338 1997 season
366 1966 season
367 1965 season
368 1954 season
375 1960 season
391 1964 season
Fewest Rushing Yards

841 1965 season
871 1977 season
930 1997 season
1,147 1973 season
1,184 1954 season
1,208 1951 season
Fewest Passing Attempts

90 1955 season
135 1953 season
135 1948 season
141 1961 season
142 1956 season
153 1958 season
154 1957 season
155 1954 season
Fewest Passes Completed

43 1955 season
43 1953 season
50 1961 season
54 1956 season
55 1957 season
59 1948 season
Fewest Passing Yards

417 1953 season
738 1955 season
748 1971 season
796 1960 season
800 1954 season
809 1961 season
Fewest Yards Total Defense

1,843 1953 season
1,984 1954 season
1,065 1957 season
2,174 1960 season
2,343 1952 season
2,426 1958 season
2,440 1961 season
2,448 1965 season
2,498 1951 season
Fewest Passes Intercepted

6 1994 season
6 1987 season
7 1955 season
7 1948 season
7 2005 season
8 1986 season
8 1984 season
8 1979 season
8 1962 season
Fewest Interception Return Yards

3 2005 season
39 1967 season
43 1987 season
51 2004 season
59 1979 season
65 1955 season
66 1984 season


Most Allowed. . .



Most Points

460 1990 season
465 1998 season
424 1984 season
379 1989 season
379 1988 season
Most Rushing Attempts

642 1972 season
626 1984 season
625 1979 season
599 1971 season
581 1980 season
Most Rushing Yards

3,448 1984 season
3,158 1990 season
3,020 1987 season
3,018 1972 season
2,690 1994 season
Most Passing Attempts

432 1997 season
427 2002 season
357 2000 season
347 1995 season
337 2003 season
337 2001 season
336 1986 season
333 1985 season
Most Passing Completions

222 1997 season
220 2002 season
210 2000 season
196 1985 season
193 1986 season
180 2001 season
170 2003 season
166 1999 season
Most Passing Yards

2,763 1997 season
2,690 1994 season
2,640 1998 season
2,519 2002 season
2,486 1986 season
2,473 2000 season
Most Yards Total Defense

5,328 1998 season
5,298 1984 season
5,261 1990 season
4,838 1987 season
4,669 1985 season
4,601 1986 season
Most Passes Intercepted

33 1951 season
23 1950 season
22 2002 season
22 1970 season
21 1966 season
21 1952 season
20 1995 season
Most INT Return Yards

565 1951 season
316 1956 season
308 1976 season
282 1949 season
281 2000 season
278 1982 season