NO.   FACTOID
1

Christion Jones scored from 72 yards out on Alabama's first punt return of the season. The Crimson Tide didn't have a punt return for a TD last season.

1

Rushing touchdowns allowed by Notre Dame in its 28-6 victory against Temple. The Fighting Irish didn't allow a rushing TD until their eighth game last season.

2

2-point conversions for Ohio State in the first quarter of its 40-20 win against Buffalo, the first team with two 2-point conversions in the first quarter in the past 10 years.

3

Touchdown passes thrown by Johnny Manziel in the second half of Texas A&M's 52-31 victory against Rice, the most he's had in the second half in his career.

3

Points scored by Mississippi State in a loss to Oklahoma State, the fewest they scored in a non-conference game since 1981 against Missouri.

3

Interceptions recorded by Auburn in its 31-24 win against Washington State. The Tigers had two INTs all of last season, tied for last in the FBS.

4

Touchdowns of 50-plus yards scored by Texas in its 56-7 victory against New Mexico State. The Longhorns had six such long TDs all of last season.

5

Touchdown passes by Teddy Bridgewater in Louisville's 49-7 win against Ohio, tying his career high.

14

AJ McCarron threw his first interception on his 14th pass attempt in Alabama's 35-10 victory against Virginia Tech. McCarron had 206 attempts before throwing his first pick last year.

14

Points allowed by Texas A&M in the first quarter of its 52-31 victory against Rice. The Aggies didn't allow more than 10 points in the first quarter last year.

15

Margin of victory in Towson's 33-18 win against Connecticut, the third largest by an FCS team against a BSC automatic qualifying team since 2000.

30

Jordan Hall had two rushing touchdowns of 30-plus yards in Ohio State's 40-20 win against Buffalo, the first Buckeye with multiple TDs from that distance since Beanie Wells in 2007.

32-0

LSU's record in non-conference regular-season games under head coach Les Miles after the Tigers defeated TCU 37-27.

45-0

Final score in Duke's win against NC Central, its first shutout since 1989 and its largest shutout since a 50-0 victory against Wake Forest in 1962.

69

Points scored by Baylor in its victory against Wofford, setting a school record. The previous high was 68 points against Northwestern State in 2009.

77

Touchdown run yardage by Virginia Tech's Trey Edmunds in the Hokie's 35-10 loss to Alabama. It's the second-longest play the Crimson Tide has allowed in the past 10 years.

93.8

Completion percentage for Corey Robinson in Troy's 34-31 overtime win against UAB. It's the highest single-game percentage in FBS history with a minimum of 30 completions. Robinson completed 30 of 32 passes.

772

Total yards of offense set by Oregon in its 66-3 victory against Nicholls State, a school record.

2,000

Braxton Miller became the second quarterback in Ohio State history to surpass 2,000 career rushing yards in the Buckeyes' 40-20 win against Buffalo, joining Cornelius Greene.