Fanteractive Game Breakdown for New England @ Kansas City by Estes77

National Football League

New England (V) vs. Kansas City (H)

Arrowhead Stadium
Kansas City


Sunday Jan 20,2019 06:40 PM ET

Pre Game Analysis by Estes77

Pre-Game Analysis Detail

Personnel Comparison
Which Team has Advantage in
Quarterbacks
Advantage : New England  
Brady, enough said 
Running Backs
Advantage : Even  
Michel has been strong, but Damien Williams has also been very strong in replacing Kareem Hunt 
Receivers
Advantage : Even  
KC probably more explosive, but Patriots receivers are good for what they need from them... 
Protection
Advantage : New England  
 
Defensive Line
Advantage : New England  
 
Linebackers
Advantage : New England  
 
Secondary
Advantage : New England  
KC's secondary is weak. NE is older and more experienced, although less athletic 
Place Kickers
Advantage : New England  
 
Punting
Advantage : Kansas City  
 
Kick Returners
Advantage : Kansas City  
 
The X Factor?
Tom Brady. If he is on, this can get ugly quick against a weaker KC secondary
Score Predictions
New England
 
Kansas City
7  
1st Quarter
0
10  
2nd Quarter
6
6  
3rd Quarter
7
10  
4th Quarter
10
33  
Final Score
23
Match Up Quality
A  
 
Match Up Balance
B+  
 
Match Up Comments
I think this is New England all the way!
Situational Comparison
When Visiting Team has the ball...
Visiting Team Rush Offense vs Home Team Defense
Advantage : New England  
 
Visiting Team Pass Offense vs Home Team Defense
Advantage : New England  
 
Control of Line of Scrimmage
Advantage : New England  
 
When home Team has the ball...
Home Team Rush Offense vs Visiting Team Defense
Advantage : New England  
 
Home Team Pass Offense vs Visiting Team Defense
Advantage : Kansas City  
 
Control of Line of Scrimmage
Advantage : New England  
 
Other Situations
Forcing Turnovers
Advantage : New England  
 
Special Teams Advantage (Overall)
Advantage : Neutral  
 
Statistical Predictions
New England
 
Kansas City
38  
Passing Attempts
33
25  
Passing Completions
17
230  
Passing Yards
187
65  
Pass Completion %
51
33  
Rushing Attempts
27
112  
Rushing Yards
96
342  
Total Yards
283
23  
First Downs
18
3  
Defensive Sacks
1
1  
Offensive Turnovers
3
5  
Offensive Penalties
7
60  
Offensive Penalty Yards
70