NFL Week 1 - Indianapolis Colts vs Houston Texans

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 Houston Texans win 62.3% of the time by an average score of 25.2-21.0. 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
Colts emblemColts
@
Texans
Sun., Sep. 12
Texans emblem
AFC
Indianapolis
AFC
Houston
21GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 7, 2010)25
Win % 37.7 Win % 62.3
Over/Under 46.5 Spread 2.0
Win % ATS 31.1 Win % ATS 68.9
Over % 47.1 Under % 52.9
First Downs 21 First Downs 20
Rushing 6 Rushing 5
Passing 14 Passing 14
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/13
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 27-98 Rushes-Yards 25-93
Avg Rush 3.6 Avg Rush 3.7
Comp-Att-Int 24-37-1 Comp-Att-Int 22-36-1
Passing Yards 270 Passing Yards 258
Sacked-Yards 1-7 Sacked-Yards 2-8
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-43 Punts-Avg 4-42
KR-Avg 5-21 KR-Avg 5-23
PR-Avg 4-7 PR-Avg 4-11
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 31:07 Time of Possession 29:50
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Joseph Addai 15.6 59.7 0.5
Donald Brown 8.3 30.2 0.3
Mike Hart 1.3 4.1 0.0
Peyton Manning 1.3 0.5 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Arian Foster 11.9 55.3 0.5
Steve Slaton 7.7 25.6 0.3
Derrick Ward 1.3 3.6 0.0
Matt Schaub 3.3 3.2 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Reggie Wayne 5.7 76.0 0.4
Pierre Garcon 3.9 62.9 0.4
Dallas Clark 5.9 55.8 0.3
Anthony Gonzalez 2.9 28.5 0.2
Joseph Addai 2.9 26.6 0.2
Austin Collie 1.3 15.6 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Andre Johnson 5.5 84.4 0.4
Owen Daniels 4.6 54.7 0.3
Kevin Walter 3.7 37.2 0.2
Jacoby Jones 2.1 31.3 0.2
Steve Slaton 2.0 18.6 0.1
Joel Dreessen 1.1 12.8 0.1
Arian Foster 1.3 12.1 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Peyton Manning 277.0 1.7 0.7
Passing YDS TD INT
Matt Schaub 265.5 1.5 0.9
Field Goals Made Missed
Adam Vinatieri 1.7 0.6
Field Goals Made Missed
Neil Rackers 2.2 0.2

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