NFL Week 16 - Atlanta Falcons vs New Orleans Saints

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
December 20th, 2011

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the New Orleans Saints win 55.3% of the time by an average score of 27.1-25.4. 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 16 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 16
Falcons emblemFalcons
@
Saints
Mon., Dec. 26
Saints emblem
NFC
Atlanta
NFC
New Orleans
25GAME PROJECTION (Dec. 20, 2011)27
Win % 44.7 Win % 55.3
Over/Under 53.0 Spread -6.5
Win % ATS 66.1 Win % ATS 33.9
Over % 46.7 Under % 52.1
First Downs 23 First Downs 21
Rushing 7 Rushing 4
Passing 15 Passing 17
Penalty 1 Penalty 0
3rd Down Eff 7/14 3rd Down Eff 6/12
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 31-138 Rushes-Yards 20-66
Avg Rush 4.5 Avg Rush 3.4
Comp-Att-Int 22-34-1 Comp-Att-Int 24-39-1
Passing Yards 260 Passing Yards 306
Sacked-Yards 2-14 Sacked-Yards 3-15
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-40 Punts-Avg 4-44
KR-Avg 5-21 KR-Avg 5-22
PR-Avg 4-8 PR-Avg 4-14
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 32:05 Time of Possession 28:31
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Michael Turner 21.3 106.6 0.9
Jason Snelling 4.0 17.7 0.1
Matt Ryan 3.5 8.2 0.0
Julio Jones 1.5 5.2 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Mark Ingram 11.9 43.9 0.5
Pierre Thomas 3.5 13.1 0.2
Darren Sproles 1.7 5.8 0.1
Drew Brees 1.6 0.1 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Roddy White 5.9 79.0 0.5
Julio Jones 4.9 64.5 0.4
Tony Gonzalez 4.6 61.1 0.3
Harry Douglas 2.5 29.1 0.2
Michael Turner 1.7 15.9 0.1
Eric Weems 1.1 12.7 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Jimmy Graham 4.4 62.9 0.4
Marques Colston 4.3 62.1 0.4
Robert Meachem 3.5 48.5 0.3
Darren Sproles 3.5 46.5 0.3
Lance Moore 3.2 45.8 0.3
Daniel Hardy 1.8 17.4 0.1
Pierre Thomas 1.3 11.0 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Matt Ryan 273.6 1.8 0.9
Passing YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 321.3 2.3 1.0
Field Goals Made Missed
Matt Bryant 1.6 0.3
Field Goals Made Missed
John Kasay 1.7 0.3

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