NFL Week 8 - New Orleans Saints vs Denver Broncos

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
October 23rd, 2012

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Denver Broncos win 56.8% of the time by an average score of 30.0-27.1. 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
Saints emblemSaints
@
Broncos
Sun., Oct. 28
Broncos emblem
NFC
New Orleans
AFC
Denver
27GAME PROJECTION (Oct. 23, 2012)30
Win % 43.2 Win % 56.8
Over/Under 54.5 Spread -6.0
Win % ATS 61.1 Win % ATS 36.2
Over % 59.9 Under % 40.1
First Downs 23 First Downs 24
Rushing 4 Rushing 6
Passing 18 Passing 17
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/13 3rd Down Eff 6/13
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 20-76 Rushes-Yards 24-106
Avg Rush 3.8 Avg Rush 4.4
Comp-Att-Int 26-42-1 Comp-Att-Int 25-38-1
Passing Yards 318 Passing Yards 300
Sacked-Yards 3-15 Sacked-Yards 2-13
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-42 Punts-Avg 3-42
KR-Avg 5-24 KR-Avg 5-23
PR-Avg 3-11 PR-Avg 4-12
Penalties-Yards 3-22 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 29:34 Time of Possession 30:56
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Pierre Thomas 9.6 38.8 0.4
Darren Sproles 4.3 21.3 0.2
Mark Ingram 4.3 13.9 0.1
Drew Brees 1.4 1.1 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Willis McGahee 16.1 81.4 0.9
Ronnie Hillman 5.3 20.8 0.2
Peyton Manning 1.9 1.2 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Jimmy Graham 5.3 73.4 0.5
Darren Sproles 4.8 61.6 0.4
Marques Colston 4.6 61.0 0.5
Lance Moore 3.7 51.9 0.3
Devery Henderson 2.2 33.7 0.3
Pierre Thomas 3.1 29.7 0.2
David Thomas 1.1 9.9 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Demaryius Thomas 4.9 72.7 0.6
Eric Decker 4.3 55.5 0.3
Jacob Tamme 3.9 51.2 0.3
Brandon Stokley 3.2 42.7 0.3
Joel Dreessen 2.8 34.8 0.3
Willis McGahee 2.4 21.7 0.2
Matthew Willis 1.7 18.5 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 333.3 2.4 1.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Peyton Manning 313.0 2.4 0.8
Field Goals Made Missed
Garrett Hartley 1.6 0.3
Field Goals Made Missed
Matt Prater 1.6 0.3

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