NFL Week 1 - Indianapolis Colts vs Denver Broncos

Scores and stats from WhatIfSports.com's NFL simulations
By WhatIfSports.com
September 4th, 2014

Every week WhatIfSports.com simulates thousands of NFL games. This week the Denver Broncos win 63.2% of the time by an average score of 25.2-20.6. 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
Colts emblemColts
@
Broncos
Sun., Sep. 7
Broncos emblem
AFC
Indianapolis
AFC
Denver
21GAME PROJECTION (Sep. 4, 2014)25
Win % 36.8 Win % 63.2
Over/Under 55.0 Spread -7.5
Win % ATS 62.4 Win % ATS 37.6
Over % 21.4 Under % 76.1
First Downs 19 First Downs 21
Rushing 5 Rushing 5
Passing 13 Passing 15
Penalty 1 Penalty 1
3rd Down Eff 6/14 3rd Down Eff 6/14
4th Down Eff 0/1 4th Down Eff 0/1
Rushes-Yards 28-105 Rushes-Yards 24-92
Avg Rush 3.8 Avg Rush 3.8
Comp-Att-Int 20-33-1 Comp-Att-Int 23-37-1
Passing Yards 224 Passing Yards 265
Sacked-Yards 2-14 Sacked-Yards 3-18
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 Fumbles-Lost 1-0
Punts-Avg 5-43 Punts-Avg 4-42
KR-Avg 5-21 KR-Avg 4-22
PR-Avg 4-11 PR-Avg 5-11
Penalties-Yards 5-34 Penalties-Yards 5-35
Time of Possession 29:42 Time of Possession 30:52
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Ahmad Bradshaw 10.2 41.1 0.4
Trent Richardson 10.9 35.6 0.2
Andrew Luck 3.7 19.0 0.1
Daniel Herron 2.7 8.3 0.1
Rushing ATT YDS TD
Montee Ball 15.6 67.6 0.7
Ronnie Hillman 5.2 19.4 0.2
C.J. Anderson 1.3 5.5 0.1
Peyton Manning 1.9 -0.1 0.0
Receiving REC YDS TD
Reggie Wayne 4.3 62.0 0.3
T.Y. Hilton 4.4 56.4 0.3
Hakeem Nicks 2.8 37.7 0.2
Coby Fleener 2.7 28.7 0.2
Dwayne Allen 1.9 19.7 0.1
Trent Richardson 1.2 10.3 0.1
Ahmad Bradshaw 1.5 9.7 0.1
Receiving REC YDS TD
Demaryius Thomas 5.0 75.2 0.5
Andre Caldwell 3.0 49.2 0.3
Julius Thomas 4.3 49.2 0.3
Emmanuel Sanders 3.9 47.1 0.3
Ronnie Hillman 2.4 20.9 0.2
Montee Ball 2.0 14.0 0.1
Jacob Tamme 1.3 13.7 0.1
Cody Latimer 1.0 12.1 0.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Andrew Luck 238.3 1.4 1.1
Passing YDS TD INT
Peyton Manning 282.8 1.7 0.9
Field Goals Made Missed
Adam Vinatieri 1.7 0.2
Field Goals Made Missed
Brandon McManus 1.9 0.3

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