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The results of our Saints vs. Buccaneers prediction contest are in and we've got ourselves a tight race to the finish line, with just three members getting two of their three predictions correct. Which means our winner this week will need to be chosen by you, the community!

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Everyone's predictions made this past Friday about the Saints vs. Buccaneers game have finally been tallied, analyzed and formatted accordingly. They can be found in their entirety below.

Our winner will need to be determined by popular vote because this week we had three members get two of their three predictions correct. You, the community, will need to decide whose predictions were best. Only one can win.

Look over the entire results below and feel free to tell me all the ways in which I've screwed up the scoring.

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CSC Member Predictions Analysis
canu2u 1. Drew Brees plays the entire game
2. Bucs offense has less than 350 total yards.
3. Saunders scores a TD

YES

YES

No

Score Prediction: Saints 24 - 13

NorthLouisianaSaintsFan 1. Saints turn the ball over as many or fewer times than Bucs
2. Saints quarterbacks sacked as many or fewer times than Bucs quarterbacks
3. Kenny Stills has as many or more receiving yards than any other single player on either team

No

YES

YES

Score Prediction: Saints 28-14

gumbotron 1. Saints have more turnovers
2. Bucs gain more yards and win time of possession
3. Bucs Qb has a better QB rating

YES

No

YES

Score Prediction: Bucs 22-21

Jee 1. Brees breaks 5000 yards for the season
2. Ingram breaks 1000 yards for the season
3. John Jenkins gets a sack

No

No

No

SLYKA@HOTMAIL.COM 1/ BREES 2 TD PASSES
2/ COLSTON 100 YDS RECEIVING
3/ CAM JORDEN GETS MORE THAN 1 TACKLE & GETS A SACK !

No

No

YES

PanheadCatahoula

1/ Gallette puts up 3 sacks now that it doesn’t matter.

2/ Brees passes for 350+ meaningless yards.

3/ Saunders catches 4 or more passes, gains 100+ receiving/return yards

No

No

No

Philinwood 1) Saints lose the turnover battle.
2) Saints defensae gives up more yards than TB’s defense gives up
3) Saints have more penalties than TB

YES

No

No

ZipCode70816 1) Galette works hard for his bonus and gets 3+ sacks.
2) Of course this will be one of those games where Brees doesn’t throw an interception.
3) Mark Ingram rushes for 100+ yards because he thinks he’s going to get a huge contract next season.

No

No

No

tmac641 1) Jimmy Graham drops at least 2 passes
2) Saints defense scores a TD
3) Brees has less than 300 yards passing

No

No

YES

metryman 1. Saints Rb’s run for over 140 yds combined.
2. Saints D has at least 3 sacks.
3. Graham scores.

No

YES

No

'09 1. Saints finish season leading league in yards per game with 420 or more yards of offense.
2.Saints finish season leading league in first downs per game by getting 24 or more 1st downs.
3. Saints finish season leading league in third down conversion percentage by converting 50% or more 3rd downs.

No

No

YES

Barqscreamsoda 1) Drew and Colston connect for a score to continue to rack up on one of the best, unsung TD duos in the NFL.
2) Saints give the ball to Mark Ingram often enough for him to get his 1,000 yard season. (I think he’s 93 yards shy?)
3) Junior gets 2 sacks.

YES

No

No

saintfanfosho 1) Drew throws two interceptions
2) Ingram gains 50 yards on the ground
3) No sacks for the defense

No

No

No

fanfromconception 1. Bucs show up for the game.
2. Saints don’t.
3. Bucs win by forfiet.

YES

No

No

saint_chew

1/ A giant Floridian sinkhole opens up at one endvof the stadium, swallowing
the pirate ship, fortunately there is sufficient warning and no one is hurt.

2/ One of the strange guys in the "where’s Wally" striped shirts ,who manically
run up and down the sidelines during excitable moments, trips and falls, into
a cheerleader stripping off "her" outfit revealing that shreis intact a man.
goodell goes all crazy and awards the Saints the buccs #1 pick which we happily 
Squander on Winston who after training camp, quits the game to become an
International Playboy.

3/ Both teams try to find bizarre new ways to lose a game, a record amount of
Safeties, pick sixes and muffed punts put a big fat cherry on top of both
teams comically tragic seasons

No

No

No

JR Ella

1) Brees will do his best to get to 5000 yards by throwing 40+ passes (sigh)

2) Mike Evans records 100+ yards receiving

3) Mark Ingram rushes for 100+ yards

No

No

No

Dan Kelly 1. Brees throws for at least four touchdowns
2. Ingram has over 100 total yards from scrimmage
3. At least 4 different Saints players score (any position)

No

No

YES

Hans Petersen 1) All scoring happens in only the first and fourth quarters.
2) Saunders runs a kick back for a TD (officially setting some folks’ special teams expectations for 2015 into the unrealistic zone)
3) Ingram cracks the 1000 yard mark on a TD run.

No

No

No

Dang Hu Dat 1. Patrick Robinson scores.
2. Saints score a safety.
3. At least 5 different Saints score (includes kicker).

No

YES

No

Jricky70 1. Saints win a meaningless game
2. Brees pads his stats aiming for the 5,000 yard mark
3. Jimmy (Overrated) Graham continues to drop easy passes

YES

No

Eh.

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