NFL Week 3 - Atlanta Falcons vs New Orleans Saints

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 22nd, 2010

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the New Orleans Saints win 72.1% of the time by an average score of 28.2-19.3. 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 3 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 3
Falcons emblemFalcons
@
Saints
Sun., Sep. 26
Saints emblem
NFC
Atlanta
NFC
New Orleans
19GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 22, 2010)28
Win % 27.9 Win % 72.1
Over/Under 49.5 Spread -4.0
Win % ATS 33.5 Win % ATS 66.5
Over % 40.7 Under % 59.3
First Downs 19 First Downs 22
Rushing 7 Rushing 6
Passing 11 Passing 15
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 1/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 26-121 Rushes-Yards 28-111
Avg Rush 4.6 Avg Rush 3.9
Comp-Att-Int 20-36-1 Comp-Att-Int 24-35-1
Passing Yards 213 Passing Yards 286
Sacked-Yards 1-6 Sacked-Yards 1-8
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-41 Punts-Avg 4-43
KR-Avg 6-24 KR-Avg 5-23
PR-Avg 4-12 PR-Avg 4-8
Penalties-Yards 3-22 Penalties-Yards 4-25
Time of Possession 28:19 Time of Possession 32:14
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Michael Turner 15.6 83.1 0.7
Jason Snelling 6.2 28.8 0.3
Antone Smith 1.9 5.3 0.0
Matt Ryan 2.3 2.4 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Pierre Thomas 15.5 76.2 0.7
DeShawn Wynn 5.8 19.4 0.2
Ladell Betts 3.5 10.2 0.1
Drew Brees 2.0 0.7 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Roddy White 5.3 65.4 0.3
Michael Jenkins 3.7 44.9 0.3
Tony Gonzalez 4.4 41.9 0.2
Brian Finneran 2.3 22.0 0.1
Harry Douglas 1.1 18.0 0.1
Michael Turner 1.3 11.2 0.1
Jason Snelling 1.0 8.5 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Marques Colston 4.7 68.9 0.4
Devery Henderson 4.0 63.1 0.4
Robert Meachem 2.9 47.4 0.4
Jeremy Shockey 3.6 37.2 0.3
Pierre Thomas 3.0 25.8 0.2
Lance Moore 1.9 18.8 0.1
David Thomas 1.7 14.8 0.1
Heath Evans 1.1 8.8 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Matt Ryan 219.2 1.3 1.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 293.9 2.1 0.6
Field Goals Made Missed
Matt Bryant 1.4 0.5
Field Goals Made Missed
Garrett Hartley 1.6 0.7

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