How Good Does a Defense Have to be to Win a Big 12 Championship?

On Tuesday’s PFB podcast, Kyle asked an important question about how good a defense needs to be to win the Big 12. I thought I’d take a stab at answering it with Brian Fremeau’s points per drive statistics from bcftoys.com. He adjusts for end-of-half drives and garbage-time drives and scores.

The chart below plots the offensive and defensive points per drive figures for every Big 12 champ and OSU team