NFL Week 1 - Washington Redskins vs New Orleans Saints

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 6th, 2012

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the New Orleans Saints win 68.4% of the time by an average score of 28.0-22.6. 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
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Saints
Sun., Sep. 9
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NFC
Washington
NFC
New Orleans
23GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 6, 2012)28
Win % 31.6 Win % 68.4
Over/Under 50.5 Spread -7.5
Win % ATS 62.1 Win % ATS 37.9
Over % 49.3 Under % 50.7
First Downs 21 First Downs 23
Rushing 7 Rushing 6
Passing 13 Passing 16
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/13 3rd Down Eff 6/12
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/0
Rushes-Yards 30-132 Rushes-Yards 24-102
Avg Rush 4.4 Avg Rush 4.3
Comp-Att-Int 19-31-1 Comp-Att-Int 24-37-1
Passing Yards 223 Passing Yards 290
Sacked-Yards 2-15 Sacked-Yards 2-14
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-43 Punts-Avg 3-42
KR-Avg 5-22 KR-Avg 4-23
PR-Avg 3-9 PR-Avg 4-10
Penalties-Yards 4-22 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 30:07 Time of Possession 30:27
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Evan Royster 11.3 54.5 0.5
Roy Helu 8.3 39.3 0.4
Robert Griffin III 9.4 35.3 0.2
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Mark Ingram 11.4 51.0 0.5
Darren Sproles 5.5 28.8 0.3
Pierre Thomas 3.7 17.7 0.2
Jed Collins 1.4 3.8 0.0
Drew Brees 1.8 0.1 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Pierre Garcon 4.1 55.0 0.3
Fred Davis 3.9 51.7 0.3
Joshua Morgan 3.1 43.1 0.2
Santana Moss 2.7 36.4 0.2
Evan Royster 1.5 14.1 0.1
Leonard Hankerson 1.0 11.4 0.1
Niles Paul 1.1 11.0 0.1
Roy Helu 1.0 10.9 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Jimmy Graham 5.1 72.2 0.5
Marques Colston 4.5 60.9 0.4
Darren Sproles 3.8 48.8 0.3
Devery Henderson 2.9 46.2 0.3
Lance Moore 2.0 29.2 0.2
David Thomas 2.0 17.6 0.1
Pierre Thomas 1.4 12.2 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Robert Griffin III 238.2 1.4 0.9
Passing YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 303.8 2.1 1.0
Field Goals Made Missed
Billy Cundiff 1.6 0.4
Field Goals Made Missed
Garrett Hartley 1.7 0.3

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