2009 NFL Preseason Individual & Team Statistical Leaders

aaron-rodgers-green-bayNFL preseason statistical leaders were tracked in 2009 by the Elias Sports Bureau, official statisticians of the NFL.

Listed below are the final preseason leaders in the American and National Football Conferences. Rookie running back GLEN COFFEE of the San Francisco 49ers and running back BEN JARVUS GREEN-ELLIS of the New England Patriots were the NFL preseason rushing leaders (249 yards). Rookie wide receiver HAKEEM NICKS of the New York Giants led the league in receiving yards (272). The leading passer was Green Bay Packers quarterback AARON RODGERS with a 147.9 rating.

The Detroit Lions finished the 2009 preseason with the top-ranked offense, averaging 394.0 yards per game. The Baltimore Ravens led the league in defense with a 236.8 yards-per-game average.

2009 NFL Preseason Leaders

Individual Stats
Touchdowns Henry, Cin., AFC 4
  Four tied, NFC 3
Rushing Yards (R) Coffee, SF, NFC  249
  Green-Ellis, NE, AFC 249
Rushing TDs Three tied, AFC 3
  Two tied, NFC 3
Longest run  (R) J. Davis, Cle., AFC 81
from scrimmage (R) T. Davis, Det., NFC 79
Passer Rating Rodgers, GB, NFC 147.9
  Manning, Ind., AFC 136
Passing Yards Leinart, Arz., NFC 507
  Bouman, Jax., AFC 485
Passing TDs Leinart, Arz., NFC 3
  Two tied, AFC 2
Receptions Stupar, Buf., AFC 19
  Forsett, Sea., NFC 15
Receiving Yards (R) Nicks, NYG, NFC  272
  Williamson, Jax., AFC 267
Receiving TDs Henry, Cin., AFC 4
  Two tied, NFC 2
Longest Rec. Jones, Hou., AFC 87
  Nelson, GB, NFC 76
Punt Return  (R) Edelman, NE, AFC 28
Average (R) Munnerlyn, Car., NFC 19.5
Kickoff Return  (R) Stephens-Howling, Arz., NFC 44.2
Average Two tied, AFC 37
Punting Average Kern, Den., AFC 50.6
  Kapinos, GB, NFC 48.8
Points Akers, Phi., NFC 38
  Scobee, Jax., AFC 36
Field Goals Akers, Phi., NFC 10
  Scobee, Jax., AFC 10
Interceptions Corner, Buf., AFC 3
  Three tied, NFC 2
Sacks (R) Reed, Sea., NFC 4.5
  Three tied, AFC 3
Team Stats    
Total Offense Detroit, NFC 394
  San Diego, AFC 373.2
Points N.Y. Jets, AFC 108
  New Orleans, NFC 107
Rushing Yds. Cincinnati, AFC 175
Per Game Detroit, NFC 173.2
Rushing TDs New Orleans, NFC 6
  Oakland, AFC 6
Pass Attempts Arizona, NFC 182
  Buffalo, AFC 162
Completions Philadelphia, NFC 115
  Buffalo, AFC 109
Passing Yards Arizona, NFC 282
Per Game Baltimore, AFC 270.2
Passing TDs Seattle, NFC 10
  N.Y. Jets, AFC 8
Fewest Sacks Dallas, NFC 3
Allowed Houston, AFC 5
Most 2-point San Francisco, NFC 2
Conversions Jacksonville, AFC 1
Total Defense Baltimore, AFC 236.8
  Minnesota, NFC 254.5
Pts. Allowed Pittsburgh, AFC 37
  New Orleans, NFC 38
Rushing Yds. San Diego, AFC 76
Allowed/Game Tampa Bay, NFC 83.8
Rushing TDs Five tied, AFC 1
Allowed Two tied, NFC 1
Passing Yards Baltimore, AFC 147.2
Allowed/Game Minnesota, NFC 170.5
Passing TDs Miami, AFC 0
Allowed Detroit, NFC 1
Interceptions Buffalo, AFC 9
  Green Bay, NFC 8
Sacks N.Y. Jets, AFC 18
  Seattle, NFC 16