COLLEGE FOOTBALL ’18: Points and players per game in FBS

Scoring and players per game were down in major college football last season to their lowest levels since 2011.

A year-by-year look at scoring and plays per game (official NCAA statistics):

Plays per game:

2005 — 67.7

2006 — 64.0

2007 — 71.9

2008 — 67.6

2009 — 67.7

2010 — 68.4

2011 — 69.8

2012 — 71.5

2013 — 71.8

2014 — 71.9

2015 — 71.5

2016 — 71.6

2017 — 69.9