Sud’s Buds of Statistical Wisdom: Week Three

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All season long, we’re sharing some key numbers provided by NFL.com stats guy/Philly Flyers wonk Bill Sudell to help get you ready for the weekend’s action.  No prejudice, no opinion… just the stats, ma’am.  With no further ado, here ya go for Week Three…

KC at NOLA

Drew Brees

300+ pass yards in 9 straight games (NFL record); He has a pass TD in 45 straight games, the second longest streak in NFL history behind Johnny Unitas’ 47-game streak

329 pass YPG, 32 TD, 8 INT in last 9 home games

Jamaal Charles

Averaging 7.0 yards per carry in his career vs NFC

Matt Cassel has 24 TD and 11 INT in his career vs NFC

SF at MINNY

Adrian Peterson averages 104 rush YPG in 37 career home games. The Niners have allowed one 100-yard rusher in last 40 games

Alex Smith has not thrown an INT in his last 216 pass attempts

Randy Moss has 47 TD in 56 career games in the Metrodome

The Vikings have allowed 32 pass TD in their last 12 games with only 2 INT

STL at CHICAGO 

Last week against Washington, Sam Bradford’s 3 TD passes snapped a streak of 16 straight games with 1 pass TD or less

ATL at SD 

Dante Rosario had 3 TD last week; 0 in previous 44 games

PHILLY at AZ

Larry Fitzgerald has 8 TD in 4 career meetings vs Eagles (incl playoffs)

Last season he had 13 targets, 146 rec yards, 2 TD vs Eagles

Fitzgerald has 16 rec, 298 yards, 5 TD in last 2 meetings vs Eagles (Incl playoffs)

Brent Celek’s 157 rec yards Week 2 vs Ravens were the most by an Eagles tight end since Pete Retzlaff in 1965

BUFFALO at CLEVELAND

CJ Spiller is first player to average 10 yards per carry through first two weeks since Jim Brown in 1963

PITTSBURGH at OAKLAND

Darren McFadden:

54 rush yards, 105 rec yards  this season

0 TD on 41 touches this season

Tied for AFC lead with 15 catches this season

Steelers have allowed 2 rush TD in last 9 games

Steelers have allowed 1 rush TD or less in 36 straight games

Carson Palmer leads the AFC with 670 pass yards

TAMPA at DALLAS

Tony Romo has 11 pass TD, 1 rush TD and 0 INT in three career games vs Tampa

The Cowboys defense has 1 total INT in the last 8 games

Vincent Jackson has a rec TD in 4 of his last 5 road games

CINCY at DC

BenJarvus Green-Ellis has 25 TD in his last 32 games

0 fumbles in 579 career touches

AJ Green

Redskins have allowed 11 pass TD in last 4 games

Redskins have allowed 310+ pass yards, 3 TD in 3 straight games

Redskins have allowed 6th most fantasy points to WR this season

Redskins have allowed 9 pass TD in last 4 home games

HOUSTON at DENVER

Peyton Manning

285 pass YPG, 42 TD, 8 INT career vs Texans

Texans have allowed fewest fantasy points to QB this season

Texans have allowed 1 pass TD or less in 7 straight road games

42 career pass TD vs Texans (Most vs any team)

NYJ at MIAMI 

Shonn Greene

0 TD in 6 career games vs Dolphins

39.8 scrimmage YPG career vs Dolphins

2 runs of 10+ yards on 63 career carries vs Dolphins

Dolphins: 0 rush TD allowed in 7 of last 8 home games

Reggie Bush has 100+ rush yards in 5 straight games (Twice in 71 prior games)

NE at BALTIMORE

Ravens have allowed 1 pass TD or less in 20 straight games

Wes Welker has not scored a TD in 5 career games vs Ravens (Incl playoffs); In those 5 games, he’s never had more than 53 rec yards

Ray Rice has 15 TD in his last 12 home games but has 0 TD in 3 of 4 career games vs Patriots (incl playoffs)

GREEN BAY at SEATTLE

Marshawn Lynch has 9 TD in last 8 home games but the Packers have allowed 1 total rush TD in last 4 games

Lynch has 100+ rush yards in 6 straight home games

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