FanPost

Crystal Balls and Calculators: Projecting the 2011 Buccaneer Season

  Crystal_ball_large_medium

via cdn1.sbnation.com

 

Call it what you will; soothsayer, psychic, oracle, clairvoyant, auger, seer. Bust out your tea leaves and crystal balls, because I've got an assignment for you Buc fans. Last year, we had a lot of fun trying to predict various stats and then seeing how we did at the end of the season. I've decided to do it again this year. Below I'll predict some random stats for our beloved Bucs and challenge you to do the same.

Each correct answer will be worth one point. Please make all yardage predictions in increments of 25 yards. If nobody gets the correct answer the closest person will be awarded a point. In cases of tie, both players will be awarded the point. After the season is over, we'll go back and tally everyone's score up and a winner will be announced and congratulated on the front page.

So here we go. Just copy and paste my predictions in the comments section and change the number to whatever your prediction is.  As reigning champion I welcome all challengers. I have made this a fanpost so more can participate this year. Since I am posting it just now, don't worry if you don't get it your predictions in before the game today. We'll give everyone a head start this week and make the deadline for picks next Saturday at 11:59pm. I will close comments to this post at that time and no new entries will be allowed. Good luck.

Total wins: 9

Total division wins: 3

 

Offensive statistics

 

Josh Freeman total TD (rushing and passing): 31

Josh Freeman total passing yards: 3,850

Josh Freeman interceptions: 12

Josh Freeman total times sacked: 31

Legarrette Blount total TD: 13

Legarette Blount total rushing yards: 1,375

Mike Williams total TD: 10

Mike Williams receiving yards: 1,175

Arrelious Benn total TD: 5

Arrelious Benn total receiving yards: 675

Kellen Winslow total TD: 8

Kellen Winslow total receiving yards: 850

Total Special Teams TD scored: 3

Total Special Teams TD allowed: 4

 

Defensive Statistics

 

Gerald McCoy total tackles: 43

Da'Quan Bowers total sacks: 5

Adrian Clayborn total sacks: 6

Michael Bennett total sacks: 3

Geno Hayes total tackles (solo + assisted): 91

Quincy Black total tackles: 82

Mason Foster total tackles: 108

Ronde Barber total interceptions: 2

Aqib Talib total interceptions: 9

Cody Grimm total interceptions: 4

Sean Jones total interceptions: 3

Tanard Jackson total games played: 9

 

Post Season Predictions

 

NFC South Division winner: Atlanta

NFC North Division winner: Packers

NFC East Division winner: Philly

NFC West Division winner: San Francisco

AFC South Division winner: Houston

AFC North Division winner: Pittsburgh

AFC East Division winner: New England

AFC West Division winner: San Diego

NFC Wild card teams: Cowboys, Bears

AFC Wild card teams: Jets Raiders

NFC champs: Philly

AFC champs: New England

Super Bowls champs: New England

 

Good luck everybody!

Content provided by a member of Bucs Nation and does not necessarily reflect the view or opinions of Bucs Nation.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Bucs Nation

You must be a member of Bucs Nation to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bucs Nation. You should read them.

Join Bucs Nation

You must be a member of Bucs Nation to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bucs Nation. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker