NFL Week 3 - Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs New England Patriots

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 17th, 2013

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the New England Patriots win 64.7% of the time by an average score of 27.5-22.7. 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 3 NFL Scores page.

NFL Week 3
Buccaneers emblemBuccaneers
@
Patriots
Sun., Sep. 22
Patriots emblem
NFC
Tampa Bay
AFC
New England
23GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 17, 2013)28
Win % 35.3 Win % 64.7
Over/Under 44.5 Spread -9.0
Win % ATS 63.3 Win % ATS 36.2
Over % 67.6 Under % 32.4
First Downs 21 First Downs 22
Rushing 6 Rushing 6
Passing 14 Passing 15
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/13 3rd Down Eff 7/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 23-101 Rushes-Yards 28-107
Avg Rush 4.4 Avg Rush 3.8
Comp-Att-Int 21-39-1 Comp-Att-Int 24-37-1
Passing Yards 277 Passing Yards 282
Sacked-Yards 2-11 Sacked-Yards 2-8
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 4-42 Punts-Avg 4-40
KR-Avg 5-19 KR-Avg 4-21
PR-Avg 4-10 PR-Avg 4-13
Penalties-Yards 4-23 Penalties-Yards 4-22
Time of Possession 28:20 Time of Possession 32:09
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Doug Martin 17.4 81.8 0.7
Brian Leonard 3.1 12.1 0.1
Josh Freeman 2.3 6.6 0.0
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Stevan Ridley 18.4 76.2 0.7
LeGarrette Blount 7.2 26.5 0.3
Tom Brady 1.8 1.0 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Vincent Jackson 4.5 85.1 0.5
Mike Williams 4.1 63.2 0.4
Kevin Ogletree 2.6 35.3 0.2
Luke Stocker 3.0 31.3 0.2
Doug Martin 2.9 29.6 0.1
Tom Crabtree 1.7 20.4 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Rob Gronkowski 4.3 64.1 0.4
Kenbrell Thompkins 5.0 62.7 0.5
Julian Edelman 5.0 56.4 0.4
Aaron Dobson 3.8 53.2 0.4
Josh Boyce 1.9 22.0 0.2
Zach Sudfeld 1.3 13.2 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Josh Freeman 288.0 1.7 1.3
Passing YDS TD INT
Tom Brady 290.2 2.1 0.9
Field Goals Made Missed
Rian Lindell 1.3 0.6
Field Goals Made Missed
Stephen Gostkowski 1.5 0.7

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