NFL Week 16 - New Orleans Saints vs Dallas Cowboys

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
December 18th, 2012

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Dallas Cowboys win 52.1% of the time by an average score of 28.0-26.7. 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
Saints emblemSaints
@
Cowboys
Sun., Dec. 23
Cowboys emblem
NFC
New Orleans
NFC
Dallas
27GAME PROJECTION (Dec. 18, 2012)28
Win % 47.9 Win % 52.1
Over/Under 51.0 Spread -1.0
Win % ATS 47.9 Win % ATS 52.1
Over % 57.6 Under % 34.6
First Downs 23 First Downs 24
Rushing 5 Rushing 7
Passing 18 Passing 17
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/12 3rd Down Eff 7/13
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 20-77 Rushes-Yards 26-113
Avg Rush 3.8 Avg Rush 4.4
Comp-Att-Int 25-41-1 Comp-Att-Int 24-38-1
Passing Yards 315 Passing Yards 307
Sacked-Yards 3-15 Sacked-Yards 2-12
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-42 Punts-Avg 3-41
KR-Avg 5-24 KR-Avg 5-23
PR-Avg 3-11 PR-Avg 4-7
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 3-22
Time of Possession 29:14 Time of Possession 31:22
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Mark Ingram 10.7 42.1 0.4
Pierre Thomas 5.1 20.9 0.3
Darren Sproles 2.9 12.7 0.1
Drew Brees 1.5 0.7 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
DeMarco Murray 17.5 84.6 0.8
Felix Jones 4.7 20.4 0.3
Tony Romo 3.0 5.8 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Marques Colston 4.8 71.2 0.5
Jimmy Graham 5.3 70.2 0.5
Darren Sproles 4.3 52.5 0.3
Lance Moore 3.5 50.1 0.4
David Thomas 3.0 31.7 0.2
Devery Henderson 2.0 31.4 0.3
Receiving REC YDS TD
Dez Bryant 4.8 70.5 0.4
Miles Austin 4.3 66.7 0.5
Jason Witten 5.1 60.0 0.4
Kevin Ogletree 3.3 46.6 0.4
DeMarco Murray 2.3 24.2 0.1
Dwayne Harris 1.4 22.4 0.2
Felix Jones 1.3 13.2 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 330.5 2.4 1.2
Passing YDS TD INT
Tony Romo 318.9 2.3 1.2
Field Goals Made Missed
Garrett Hartley 1.3 0.6
Field Goals Made Missed
Dan Bailey 1.3 0.6

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