NFL Week 1 - Pittsburgh Steelers vs Denver Broncos

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 3rd, 2012

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Pittsburgh Steelers win 51.8% of the time by an average score of 22.0-21.0. 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 1 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 1
Steelers emblemSteelers
@
Broncos
Sun., Sep. 9
Broncos emblem
AFC
Pittsburgh
AFC
Denver
22GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 3, 2012)21
Win % 51.8 Win % 48.2
Over/Under 44.5 Spread -1.0
Win % ATS 51.8 Win % ATS 48.2
Over % 38.9 Under % 61.1
First Downs 19 First Downs 19
Rushing 5 Rushing 6
Passing 13 Passing 13
Penalty 0 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 27-97 Rushes-Yards 27-104
Avg Rush 3.6 Avg Rush 3.9
Comp-Att-Int 20-33-1 Comp-Att-Int 21-35-1
Passing Yards 244 Passing Yards 233
Sacked-Yards 3-19 Sacked-Yards 2-13
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 5-42 Punts-Avg 5-42
KR-Avg 4-23 KR-Avg 4-23
PR-Avg 5-11 PR-Avg 5-12
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 30:05 Time of Possession 30:31
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Isaac Redman 14.4 57.9 0.4
Jonathan Dwyer 8.3 32.0 0.2
Ben Roethlisberger 2.8 3.0 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Willis McGahee 15.3 67.2 0.6
Lance Ball 8.8 32.7 0.3
Peyton Manning 1.7 0.4 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Mike Wallace 4.7 72.8 0.4
Antonio Brown 4.7 70.5 0.4
Heath Miller 3.1 36.1 0.2
Jerricho Cotchery 2.5 31.6 0.3
Marquis Maze 1.2 17.6 0.1
Isaac Redman 1.8 16.0 0.1
Leonard Pope 1.3 12.6 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Demaryius Thomas 4.5 64.9 0.3
Eric Decker 4.1 51.0 0.2
Jacob Tamme 3.6 46.4 0.3
Andre Caldwell 2.8 26.8 0.2
Joel Dreessen 1.6 17.2 0.1
Willis McGahee 1.8 15.5 0.1
Matthew Willis 1.4 14.7 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Ben Roethlisberger 262.8 1.6 0.8
Passing YDS TD INT
Peyton Manning 246.5 1.3 0.8
Field Goals Made Missed
Shaun Suisham 1.8 0.5
Field Goals Made Missed
Matt Prater 1.8 0.4

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