NFL Week 3 - San Francisco 49ers vs Minnesota Vikings

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 20th, 2012

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the San Francisco 49ers win 75.3% of the time by an average score of 25.4-16.5. 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 3 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 3
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Sun., Sep. 23
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NFC
San Francisco
NFC
Minnesota
25GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 20, 2012)17
Win % 75.3 Win % 24.7
Over/Under 43.0 Spread 6.5
Win % ATS 55.5 Win % ATS 44.5
Over % 41.7 Under % 52.7
First Downs 19 First Downs 17
Rushing 6 Rushing 5
Passing 12 Passing 12
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/15
4th Down Eff 0/0 4th Down Eff 1/1
Rushes-Yards 31-111 Rushes-Yards 26-95
Avg Rush 3.6 Avg Rush 3.7
Comp-Att-Int 19-31-1 Comp-Att-Int 19-35-1
Passing Yards 228 Passing Yards 209
Sacked-Yards 2-15 Sacked-Yards 3-19
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 5-43 Punts-Avg 5-42
KR-Avg 4-25 KR-Avg 5-24
PR-Avg 5-13 PR-Avg 5-9
Penalties-Yards 3-22 Penalties-Yards 4-24
Time of Possession 32:05 Time of Possession 28:31
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Frank Gore 15.3 63.8 0.6
Kendall Hunter 10.8 38.3 0.4
Brandon Jacobs 1.6 5.7 0.0
Alex Smith 2.4 2.0 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Adrian Peterson 16.7 65.5 0.4
Toby Gerhart 5.4 19.4 0.1
Percy Harvin 1.8 7.4 0.0
Christian Ponder 1.3 1.6 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Michael Crabtree 4.0 54.2 0.4
Vernon Davis 4.0 52.2 0.3
Mario Manningham 3.6 48.7 0.3
Randy Moss 2.1 34.4 0.2
Frank Gore 1.8 18.3 0.1
Kendall Hunter 1.2 10.9 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Percy Harvin 5.0 68.4 0.3
Michael Jenkins 3.2 47.6 0.2
Kyle Rudolph 3.5 40.4 0.2
Devin Aromashodu 2.6 25.7 0.1
Adrian Peterson 2.2 20.5 0.1
Stephen Burton 1.1 11.7 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Alex Smith 243.4 1.6 0.7
Passing YDS TD INT
Christian Ponder 228.0 1.0 1.2
Field Goals Made Missed
David Akers 2.2 0.3
Field Goals Made Missed
Blair Walsh 1.6 0.3

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