NFL Week 8 - New England Patriots vs Pittsburgh Steelers

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
October 25th, 2011

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the New England Patriots win 52.9% of the time by an average score of 23.8-22.8. 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 8 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 8
Patriots emblemPatriots
@
Steelers
Sun., Oct. 30
Steelers emblem
AFC
New England
AFC
Pittsburgh
24GAME PROJECTION (Oct. 25, 2011)23
Win % 52.9 Win % 47.1
Over/Under 50.5 Spread 2.5
Win % ATS 49.0 Win % ATS 51.0
Over % 31.5 Under % 68.5
First Downs 22 First Downs 19
Rushing 5 Rushing 5
Passing 16 Passing 13
Penalty 0 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/13 3rd Down Eff 6/13
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 25-89 Rushes-Yards 26-95
Avg Rush 3.6 Avg Rush 3.6
Comp-Att-Int 24-37-1 Comp-Att-Int 20-31-1
Passing Yards 283 Passing Yards 249
Sacked-Yards 3-15 Sacked-Yards 3-20
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-42 Punts-Avg 4-44
KR-Avg 4-20 KR-Avg 5-22
PR-Avg 4-10 PR-Avg 4-12
Penalties-Yards 3-22 Penalties-Yards 3-22
Time of Possession 31:07 Time of Possession 29:21
Rushing ATT YDS TD
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 11.4 47.4 0.4
Stevan Ridley 8.6 30.4 0.3
Danny Woodhead 2.2 9.4 0.1
Tom Brady 2.6 1.6 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Rashard Mendenhall 17.7 68.6 0.6
Isaac Redman 5.6 23.2 0.3
Ben Roethlisberger 2.8 3.2 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Wes Welker 5.8 83.8 0.5
Rob Gronkowski 4.1 49.1 0.2
Deion Branch 3.7 48.0 0.3
Chad Ochocinco 3.4 43.9 0.3
Aaron Hernandez 3.5 41.6 0.3
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 1.5 13.4 0.1
Julian Edelman 1.0 8.3 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Mike Wallace 5.5 93.7 0.5
Hines Ward 3.6 43.1 0.3
Heath Miller 3.1 37.8 0.2
Antonio Brown 2.7 34.9 0.2
Emmanuel Sanders 1.5 23.8 0.2
Rashard Mendenhall 1.6 15.2 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Tom Brady 297.7 1.8 0.6
Passing YDS TD INT
Ben Roethlisberger 268.6 1.7 0.8
Field Goals Made Missed
Stephen Gostkowski 1.6 0.5
Field Goals Made Missed
Shaun Suisham 1.6 0.4

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