NFL Week 1 - Arizona Cardinals vs St. Louis Rams

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 3rd, 2013

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Arizona Cardinals win 51.0% of the time by an average score of 23.9-22.9. 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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Rams
Sun., Sep. 8
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NFC
Arizona
NFC
St. Louis
24GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 3, 2013)23
Win % 51.0 Win % 49.0
Over/Under 40.5 Spread -4.5
Win % ATS 62.6 Win % ATS 37.4
Over % 66.9 Under % 33.1
First Downs 20 First Downs 20
Rushing 5 Rushing 6
Passing 14 Passing 14
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 1/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 23-93 Rushes-Yards 24-104
Avg Rush 4.0 Avg Rush 4.3
Comp-Att-Int 22-38-1 Comp-Att-Int 22-39-1
Passing Yards 247 Passing Yards 256
Sacked-Yards 4-25 Sacked-Yards 2-14
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 5-43 Punts-Avg 4-42
KR-Avg 4-23 KR-Avg 4-21
PR-Avg 4-11 PR-Avg 5-10
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 30:03 Time of Possession 30:13
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Rashard Mendenhall 13.3 57.1 0.5
Ryan Williams 7.5 29.8 0.3
Carson Palmer 1.7 2.5 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Daryl Richardson 13.4 65.2 0.6
Zac Stacy 7.1 29.2 0.2
Sam Bradford 2.3 4.7 0.0
Benny Cunningham 1.4 4.3 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Larry Fitzgerald 5.5 88.6 0.5
Michael Floyd 4.1 55.7 0.3
Andre Roberts 3.4 42.4 0.3
Rob Housler 3.3 34.8 0.2
Kory Sperry 1.8 16.7 0.1
Jaron Brown 1.7 16.4 0.1
Rashard Mendenhall 1.0 9.3 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Chris Givens 4.3 67.3 0.3
Tavon Austin 4.1 55.8 0.3
Jared Cook 3.3 36.3 0.2
Austin Pettis 3.4 32.8 0.2
Lance Kendricks 2.6 31.8 0.2
Daryl Richardson 1.9 18.6 0.1
Brian Quick 1.4 18.2 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Carson Palmer 272.0 1.6 1.2
Passing YDS TD INT
Sam Bradford 269.5 1.6 1.2
Field Goals Made Missed
Jay Feely 1.8 0.2
Field Goals Made Missed
Greg Zuerlein 1.5 0.3

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