NFL Week 5 - New Orleans Saints vs Carolina Panthers

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
October 6th, 2011

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the New Orleans Saints win 65.7% of the time by an average score of 25.8-20.8. 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 5 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 5
Saints emblemSaints
@
Panthers
Sun., Oct. 9
Panthers emblem
NFC
New Orleans
NFC
Carolina
26GAME PROJECTION (Oct. 6, 2011)21
Win % 65.7 Win % 34.3
Over/Under 51.0 Spread 6.5
Win % ATS 43.9 Win % ATS 56.1
Over % 30.9 Under % 62.3
First Downs 21 First Downs 20
Rushing 5 Rushing 7
Passing 15 Passing 12
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/13 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 21-83 Rushes-Yards 35-137
Avg Rush 4.0 Avg Rush 4.0
Comp-Att-Int 23-39-1 Comp-Att-Int 18-28-1
Passing Yards 277 Passing Yards 219
Sacked-Yards 2-12 Sacked-Yards 2-13
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-44 Punts-Avg 5-42
KR-Avg 4-22 KR-Avg 5-22
PR-Avg 5-14 PR-Avg 4-7
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 4-24
Time of Possession 28:44 Time of Possession 31:46
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Mark Ingram 13.0 59.3 0.6
Darren Sproles 3.2 13.2 0.1
Pierre Thomas 2.5 10.5 0.2
Drew Brees 1.7 0.0 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
DeAngelo Williams 14.1 61.5 0.4
Jonathan Stewart 10.5 47.5 0.4
Cam Newton 6.9 18.8 0.1
Mike Goodson 1.6 6.1 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Robert Meachem 4.0 54.6 0.3
Jimmy Graham 4.2 53.4 0.3
Marques Colston 3.4 46.1 0.4
Lance Moore 3.0 41.8 0.3
Darren Sproles 3.0 37.1 0.2
David Thomas 1.8 17.2 0.1
Devery Henderson 1.1 14.9 0.1
Mark Ingram 1.1 10.1 0.1
Pierre Thomas 1.0 8.7 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Steve Smith 4.1 61.9 0.3
Greg Olsen 4.3 53.1 0.3
Brandon LaFell 2.6 38.1 0.2
Legedu Naanee 2.0 28.4 0.2
Jeremy Shockey 1.6 18.0 0.1
DeAngelo Williams 1.5 13.4 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 288.7 1.9 1.2
Passing YDS TD INT
Cam Newton 232.1 1.3 0.7
Field Goals Made Missed
John Kasay 1.9 0.3
Field Goals Made Missed
Olindo Mare 1.6 0.4

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