Originally Posted by Tailgate
Kind of makes sense doesn't it?
I was actually surprised that the two lists weren't exactly the same. I mean, if the game is 60 minutes long and you're holding the ball for 35 minutes then your defense is only on the field for 25 minutes. So if you're #1 in offensive TOP, you should also be #1 in defensive TOP.
I think overtime games skew things. So a game isn't always 60 minutes long and it's possible to have the two not synch up exactly.