Saints - Buccaneers (Source: nationalfootballauthority.com)

AccuScore projects New Orleans Saints over Tampa Bay Buccaneers


AccuScore is a highly trusted system used to project the outcome of NFL games, and even entire seasons, with surprising accuracy. They are recognized as the leader in sport forecasting, and even highly respected Las Vegas handicappers didn’t predict the NFL’s winners in 2010 better than the AccuScore system.

The New Orleans Saints are a heavy favorite winning 80% of simulations over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Drew Brees is averaging 313 passing yards and 2.7 TDs per simulation and Pierre Thomas is projected for 42 rushing yards and a 23% chance of having at least 1 rushing TD. In the 20% of simulations where Tampa Bay Buccaneers wins, Josh Freeman averages 1.31 TD passes vs 0.55 interceptions, while in losses he has a ratio of 1 TDs to 1.17 interceptions. LeGarrette Blount averages 116 rushing yards and 1.14 rushing TDs when Tampa Bay Buccaneers wins and 67 yards and 0.48 TDs in losses. New Orleans Saints has a 59% chance of forcing more turnovers than they commit. Positive turnover margin helps them win 93% of the time. SPREADS / TOTALS: Current Point Spread is NO -9 — Over/Under line is 50

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