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With the wacky New Mexico game behind us and a frigid San Diego State game in front of us, now seems like a good time for a weekly number crunch.

.957

Boise State's home winning percentage since 2000—the nation's best

17

Number of consecutive years that Boise State football has finished with a winning record

2

The number of consecutive football games the Broncos have dropped to this weekend's opponent, San Diego State

5

Combined margin-of-victory in San Diego State's two game win-streak

40

Number of times Bronco opponents have scored this season

126

Number of drives Bronco opponents have mounted this season (40/126=31% total success rate of Bronco opponent drives)

8

Where Boise State ranks nationally in interceptions (14)

56

Margin by which Boise State is outscoring opponents in the 2nd quarter this year (10th in the country)

15

National ranking of Boise State defense in tackles-for-loss per game (7.6)

115

Number of explosive plays the Boise State offense has generated this season (12+ yard runs or 16+ yard passes)

23

Number of explosive Bronco plays last weekend against New Mexico

69

Number of explosive plays (same metric) allowed by Boise State defense this season

12

Number of explosive plays allowed against New Mexico last weekend

501

Total rushing yardage allowed by Boise State defense through first FIVE games of the season (includes triple-option Air Force)

505

Total rushing yardage allowed by Boise State against New Mexico

568

Number of yards Jay Ajayi is shy of Ian Johnson's single-season rushing record

6

Number of defensive categories that Tyler Gray's name appears in (tackles, tackles-for-loss, sacks, pass break-ups, interceptions, forced fumbles)

10, 3, 4

Numbers that Kamalei Correa needs in tackles, tackles-for-loss, and sacks—respectively—to match Demarcus Lawrence's sophomore stats over last (minimum 4) games.

140,007

Combined attendance at four Bronco home games this year

113,526

Combined attendance at four Bronco away games this year (Ole Miss was at neutral site)