AccuScore projects the New Orleans Saints to win over the Detriot Lions

Saints QB Drew Brees (Source: zimbio.com)

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 79% of simulations over the Detroit Lions.    Drew Brees is averaging 341 passing yards and 3.2 TDs per simulation and Christopher Ivory is projected for 53 rushing yards and a 26% chance of having at least 1 rushing TD.  In the 21% of simulations where Detroit Lions wins, Matthew Stafford averages 2.88 TD passes vs 0.55 interceptions, while in losses he has a ratio of 2.1 TDs to 0.91 interceptions.  Kevin Smith averages 64 rushing yards and 0.55 rushing TDs when Detroit Lions wins and 40 yards and 0.25 TDs in losses.  New Orleans Saints has a 59% chance of forcing more turnovers than they commit.  Positive turnover margin helps them win 91% of the time.      SPREADS / TOTALS:  Current Point Spread is NO -10.5 — Over/Under line is 58.5

‘CURRENT SEASON:  We advise relying on these trends after the first 3 weeks of the season.

Detroit Lions ATS RECORD New Orleans Saints ATS RECORD ATS EDGE
All Games 7-9-0 All Games 12-4-0 New Orleans Saints
Road Games 3-5-0 Home Games 8-0-0 New Orleans Saints
When Underdog 2-3-0 When Favored 11-3-0 New Orleans Saints
Non-Division Opp 6-4-0 Non-Division Opp 8-2-0 New Orleans Saints
Opp .500+ Record 2-6-0 Opp .500+ Record 7-1-0 New Orleans Saints

LAST SEASON: We advise factoring for these trends for the first 3 to 6 weeks of the Current Season.

Detroit Lions ATS RECORD New Orleans Saints ATS RECORD ATS EDGE
All Games 12-4-0 All Games 7-10-0 Detroit Lions
Road Games 5-3-0 Home Games 4-4-0 Detroit Lions
When Underdog 9-4-0 When Favored 6-9-0 Detroit Lions
Non-Division Opp 7-3-0 Non-Division Opp 4-7-0 Detroit Lions
Opp .500+ Record 8-1-0 Opp Under .500 1-5-0 Detroit Lions

OVER-UNDER TRENDS

Detroit Lions O-U-P RECORD New Orleans Saints O-U-P RECORD O-U EDGE
All Totals (O-U-P) 10-6-0 All Totals (O-U-P) 9-7-0 OVER
On Road 7-1-0 At Home 5-3-0 OVER
All Totals Last Season 10-5-1 All Totals Last Season 9-8-0 OVER
On Road Last Season

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