NFL Week 1 - Detroit Lions vs Chicago Bears

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 7th, 2010

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Chicago Bears win 75.1% of the time by an average score of 24.1-14.8. The stats in the box score below represent the average outcomes of those simulations.

To view NFL picks and fantasy football projections from every NFL game this week, visit our Week 1 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 1
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Bears
Sun., Sep. 12
Bears emblem
NFC
Detroit
NFC
Chicago
15GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 7, 2010)24
Win % 24.9 Win % 75.1
Over/Under 43.0 Spread -6.0
Win % ATS 42.0 Win % ATS 58.0
Over % 36.2 Under % 59.5
First Downs 17 First Downs 19
Rushing 5 Rushing 6
Passing 12 Passing 12
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/15 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 26-85 Rushes-Yards 29-101
Avg Rush 3.2 Avg Rush 3.5
Comp-Att-Int 19-36-1 Comp-Att-Int 21-34-1
Passing Yards 215 Passing Yards 226
Sacked-Yards 2-14 Sacked-Yards 2-9
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 5-42 Punts-Avg 5-40
KR-Avg 5-22 KR-Avg 4-24
PR-Avg 5-9 PR-Avg 5-10
Penalties-Yards 4-26 Penalties-Yards 4-26
Time of Possession 29:06 Time of Possession 31:24
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Jahvid Best 15.2 47.0 0.2
Kevin Smith 8.0 27.9 0.2
Matthew Stafford 2.0 5.0 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Matt Forte 16.2 61.1 0.5
Chester Taylor 8.1 30.2 0.2
Garrett Wolfe 1.2 5.0 0.1
Jay Cutler 3.0 4.7 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Calvin Johnson 4.5 70.7 0.3
Nate Burleson 4.3 54.8 0.2
Brandon Pettigrew 2.6 26.9 0.1
Bryant Johnson 2.3 25.2 0.1
Derrick Williams 1.2 13.7 0.1
Jahvid Best 1.4 11.5 0.1
Kevin Smith 1.3 10.2 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Devin Hester 4.2 62.9 0.3
Johnny Knox 3.8 43.0 0.3
Greg Olsen 3.6 33.4 0.2
Devin Aromashodu 2.4 30.7 0.2
Matt Forte 2.9 25.2 0.2
Rashied Davis 1.2 13.6 0.1
Chester Taylor 1.4 12.3 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Matthew Stafford 229.5 1.1 1.4
Passing YDS TD INT
Jay Cutler 234.6 1.5 1.2
Field Goals Made Missed
Jason Hanson 1.6 0.6
Field Goals Made Missed
Robbie Gould 2.0 0.4

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