New York vs. Houston

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By Paul Bessire, WhatIfSports.com
September 8th, 2009

WhatIfSports.com "played" the Week 1 - New York Jets vs. Houston Texans game 10,001 times. The Houston Texans win 53.7% of the time by an average score of 24.0-21.0. The stats in the boxscore below represent the average outcomes of those simulations.

To view stats and scores from every NFL game this week and learn more about how these simulations work, please visit our Week 1 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 1
Jets emblemJets
@
Texans
Sun., Sep. 13
Texans emblem
AFC
New York
AFC
Houston
21GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 8, 2009)24
Win % 46.3 Win % 53.7
Over/Under 43.0 Spread -4.0
Win % ATS 50.6 Win % ATS 47.9
Over % 50.2 Under % 45.3
First Downs 18 First Downs 18
Rushing 7 Rushing 5
Passing 10 Passing 13
Penalty 0 Penalty 0
3rd Down Eff 7/14 3rd Down Eff 6/13
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 36-149 Rushes-Yards 26-93
Avg Rush 4 Avg Rush 4
Comp-Att-Int 15-24-1 Comp-Att-Int 20-32-1
Passing Yards 168 Passing Yards 240
Sacked-Yards 2-13 Sacked-Yards 2-15
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-42 Punts-Avg 4-41
KR-Avg 5-22 KR-Avg 5-21
PR-Avg 4-12 PR-Avg 4-13
Penalties-Yards 3-22 Penalties-Yards 3-21
Time of Possession 31:12 Time of Possession 29:22
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Thomas Jones 14.3 58.1 0.4
Leon Washington 10.7 50.1 0.4
Shonn Greene 7.6 32.8 0.3
Mark Sanchez 1.9 2.1 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Steve Slaton 15.5 63.0 0.5
Chris Brown 6.5 19.7 0.2
Matt Schaub 2.4 3.2 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Jerricho Cotchery 4.1 53.1 0.4
Dustin Keller 3.4 40.8 0.3
David Clowney 1.8 31.0 0.2
Chansi Stuckey 2.2 25.2 0.2
Leon Washington 1.6 15.6 0.1
Thomas Jones 1.0 9.4 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Andre Johnson 6.9 95.0 0.5
Kevin Walter 3.3 50.7 0.4
Owen Daniels 4.0 46.9 0.3
Steve Slaton 3.5 33.4 0.2
James Casey 1.5 17.1 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Mark Sanchez 181.1 1.2 0.9
Passing YDS TD INT
Matt Schaub 255.2 1.6 1.3
Field Goals Made Missed
Jay Feely 1.7 0.1
Field Goals Made Missed
Kris Brown 1.8 0.2

Paul Bessire is the Product Manager of Content and Quantitative Analysis for WhatIfSports.com, a division of FOX Sports Interactive specializing in fantasy football simulation analysis and football sim games. With any comments, questions or topic suggestions, Paul can be reached at BtB@whatifsports.com. Thanks!

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