NFL Week 4 - Detroit Lions vs Dallas Cowboys

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 29th, 2011

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Detroit Lions win 51.7% of the time by an average score of 18.8-17.8. 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 4 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 4
Lions emblemLions
@
Cowboys
Sun., Oct. 2
Cowboys emblem
NFC
Detroit
NFC
Dallas
19GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 29, 2011)18
Win % 51.7 Win % 48.3
Over/Under 46.0 Spread -1.0
Win % ATS 50.9 Win % ATS 47.5
Over % 19.8 Under % 78.8
First Downs 19 First Downs 19
Rushing 5 Rushing 4
Passing 13 Passing 14
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 7/15 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 28-81 Rushes-Yards 20-67
Avg Rush 2.8 Avg Rush 3.3
Comp-Att-Int 22-35-1 Comp-Att-Int 24-41-1
Passing Yards 244 Passing Yards 257
Sacked-Yards 2-12 Sacked-Yards 3-16
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 5-43 Punts-Avg 5-45
KR-Avg 4-25 KR-Avg 4-20
PR-Avg 5-13 PR-Avg 5-14
Penalties-Yards 3-22 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 31:43 Time of Possession 29:07
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Jahvid Best 15.9 51.2 0.4
Jerome Harrison 7.4 19.6 0.1
Maurice Morris 1.1 3.5 0.0
Matthew Stafford 1.9 3.3 0.0
Nate Burleson 1.1 1.9 0.0
Calvin Johnson 1.1 1.4 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Felix Jones 12.1 45.5 0.3
Tashard Choice 5.7 18.2 0.1
Tony Romo 1.8 1.9 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Calvin Johnson 5.4 84.7 0.4
Brandon Pettigrew 4.6 43.1 0.2
Nate Burleson 2.8 31.7 0.2
Titus Young 2.6 30.1 0.2
Jahvid Best 2.6 28.7 0.2
Tony Scheffler 1.6 13.1 0.1
Rashied Davis 1.0 13.0 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Jason Witten 4.9 63.4 0.3
Dez Bryant 4.8 62.3 0.3
Kevin Ogletree 3.8 52.4 0.2
Felix Jones 3.4 31.8 0.2
Jesse Holley 2.1 19.4 0.1
Martellus Bennett 2.0 16.9 0.1
Dwayne Harris 1.6 14.6 0.1
Tashard Choice 1.2 10.0 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Matthew Stafford 256.3 1.4 0.9
Passing YDS TD INT
Tony Romo 272.7 1.4 1.1
Field Goals Made Missed
Jason Hanson 1.4 0.9
Field Goals Made Missed
Dan Bailey 1.3 0.9

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