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Fast Forward Wk 1 2017 Wyoming vs. Iowa “Inside The Numbers”


Wyoming vs Iowa

Wyoming finished the 2016 season with an 8-6 overall record. The Cowboys defeated 7 FBS teams with a combined overall record of 51-38 or .573% (Northern Illinois, Colorado State, Air Force, Nevada, Boise State, Utah State and San Diego State).



The Cowboys lost six games in 2016 to opponents with a combined overall record of 49-29 or .628% (Nebraska, Eastern Michigan, UNLV, New Mexico, San Diego State and BYU).



In four of the team’s six losses, Wyoming lost by a total of 12 points. The Cowboys lost all four games by three points each (Eastern Michigan, UNLV, San Diego State and BYU).

Since 2007, Iowa is 4-1 vs. FBS opponents and has won those games by an average margin of victory of 16.2 points per game.


Iowa finished the 2016 with an overall record of 8-5. In Iowa’s eight wins over opponents with a combined record of 45-55 or .450%, the Hawkeyes outscored their opponents by a margin of 246-111 or 16.8 points per game.


Iowa’s four FBS losses in 2016 to Northwestern, Wisconsin, Penn State and Florida were a combined 38-16 overall or .703%.



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