NFL Week 2 - Detroit Lions vs Arizona Cardinals

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 12th, 2013

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Detroit Lions win 55.1% of the time by an average score of 24.7-22.4. 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 2 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 2
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Cardinals
Sun., Sep. 15
Cardinals emblem
NFC
Detroit
NFC
Arizona
25GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 12, 2013)22
Win % 55.1 Win % 44.9
Over/Under 48.5 Spread 1.0
Win % ATS 55.0 Win % ATS 44.9
Over % 43.9 Under % 56.1
First Downs 21 First Downs 20
Rushing 5 Rushing 5
Passing 15 Passing 14
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 1/1
Rushes-Yards 22-96 Rushes-Yards 24-93
Avg Rush 4.3 Avg Rush 3.9
Comp-Att-Int 24-41-1 Comp-Att-Int 22-39-1
Passing Yards 281 Passing Yards 253
Sacked-Yards 2-14 Sacked-Yards 3-20
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-42 Punts-Avg 5-42
KR-Avg 4-20 KR-Avg 5-22
PR-Avg 5-10 PR-Avg 4-10
Penalties-Yards 4-24 Penalties-Yards 4-23
Time of Possession 30:21 Time of Possession 30:09
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Reggie Bush 13.3 63.0 0.6
Joique Bell 5.1 23.5 0.2
Matthew Stafford 2.4 5.7 0.0
Nate Burleson 1.0 1.8 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Rashard Mendenhall 13.4 57.4 0.5
Alfonso Smith 7.4 28.7 0.3
Stepfan Taylor 1.1 4.3 0.0
Carson Palmer 1.7 2.6 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Calvin Johnson 6.6 105.8 0.5
Brandon Pettigrew 4.2 41.7 0.2
Nate Burleson 3.3 34.4 0.2
Ryan Broyles 2.4 33.0 0.2
Tony Scheffler 2.3 27.7 0.2
Reggie Bush 2.5 25.0 0.2
Patrick Edwards 1.0 9.8 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Larry Fitzgerald 5.6 86.3 0.5
Michael Floyd 4.2 57.0 0.3
Andre Roberts 3.5 45.7 0.3
Jim Dray 2.3 25.1 0.1
Jaron Brown 1.8 17.8 0.1
Kory Sperry 1.7 14.5 0.1
Alfonso Smith 1.7 14.4 0.1
Rashard Mendenhall 1.0 9.5 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Matthew Stafford 295.2 1.7 1.4
Passing YDS TD INT
Carson Palmer 273.0 1.6 1.2
Field Goals Made Missed
David Akers 2.0 0.2
Field Goals Made Missed
Jay Feely 1.7 0.3

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