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Team First Down Statistics: 2016 NFL Season

First down statistics give an indication to how well a team is running its offense and extending drives with sets a new set of downs. Teams can be evaluated based on the total number of first downs achieved or on a rate basis by comparing to total number of plays, which shows on average how many of plays run are converted into first downs.

For first downs and first down percentage, the higher the better.

Team First Down Statistics
TeamFirst DownsPlaysFirst Down %
1Atlanta Falcons37999538.1
2New Orleans Saints3951,10535.7
3Dallas Cowboys3581,01035.4
4Washington Redskins3451,00934.2
5Arizona Cardinals3681,08633.9
6Green Bay Packers3491,02933.9
7Indianapolis Colts3511,03733.8
8Chicago Bears32496733.5
9San Diego Chargers3401,01433.5
10Detroit Lions32998133.5
11New England Patriots3511,05633.2
12Pittsburgh Steelers3361,02632.7
13Cincinnati Bengals3411,05032.5
14Buffalo Bills3281,01232.4
15Oakland Raiders3341,04831.9
16Tampa Bay Buccaneers3401,06631.9
17Tennessee Titans3221,00831.9
18Seattle Seahawks3131,01230.9
19Kansas City Chiefs30599030.8
20Philadelphia Eagles3331,08030.8
21Jacksonville Jaguars3211,05230.5
22Miami Dolphins27891230.5
23Carolina Panthers3181,05230.2
24Minnesota Vikings3031,00630.1
25Cleveland Browns29698330.1
26Baltimore Ravens3161,07929.3
27New York Jets2911,00329
28San Francisco 49ers28799628.8
29Houston Texans3051,07128.5
30Denver Broncos2901,02028.4
31New York Giants2891,01828.4
32Los Angeles Rams24596025.5
Team First Down Statistics By Season:
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