NFL Football

Atlanta Falcons (2-1)

Sun. 9/18 Mon. 9/26 Sun. 10/2 Sun. 10/9 Sun. 10/16
@ Oak
W 35-28
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@ NO
W 45-32
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vs. Car
10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET17:00 GMT1:00 AM 北京时间10:00 AM MST12:00 PM EST12:00 PM CT21:00 UAE13:00 ET16:00
@ Den
1:05 PM PT2:05 PM MT3:05 PM CT4:05 PM ET20:05 GMT4:05 AM 北京时间1:05 PM MST3:05 PM EST3:05 PM CT0:05 UAE (+1)16:05 ET19:05
@ Sea
1:25 PM PT2:25 PM MT3:25 PM CT4:25 PM ET20:25 GMT4:25 AM 北京时间1:25 PM MST3:25 PM EST3:25 PM CT0:25 UAE (+1)16:25 ET19:25

Falcons offense keeps building steam in 45-32 win vs. Saints

NEW ORLEANS (AP) For all of Dan Quinn's background as a defensive specialist, the Atlanta Falcons' second-year coach is fielding an offense about as good as anyone right now.

Matt Ryan has been efficient. Running backs Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman are wearing down defenses while keeping one another fresh. The offensive line is winning praise for its run-blocking and pass-protection. And the Falcons are outscoring even explosive opponents, as they did in a 45-32 triumph over the New Orleans Saints on Monday night.

"We wanted to stay aggressive and keep attacking," Quinn said. "The team did a very nice job of mixing up the run and pass."

NFC South Division
Atlanta 210.667
Tampa Bay 120.333
Carolina 120.333
New Orleans 030.000
Full Standings
Pass Yds: M. Ryan970
Pass TDs: M. Ryan7
Rush Yds: D. Freeman265
Rush TDs: T. Coleman4
Rec Yds: J. Jones188
Rec TDs: J. Hardy2
Int: D. Jones1
Sacks: V. Beasley Jr.1.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 1344 (1)
Passing Yards: 970 (4)
Rushing Yards: 408 (5)
Points per game: 34.7 (1)
Yards per game: 448.0 (1)
Touchdowns: 11 (1)
Field Goals: 6 (11)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 1299 (30)
Passing Yards: 956 (28)
Rushing Yards: 360 (22)
Points per game: 30.3 (28)
Yards per game: 433.0 (30)
Touchdowns: 12 (32)
Field Goals: 2 (4)
Date Player Transactions
9/24 T. Ward pract. squad add
9/24 B. Sims pract. squad del
9/22 O. Schofield re-signed/unrest FA
9/22 T. Ward cut
9/21 C. Bykowski pract. squad add
9/21 D. Tull pract. squad add
9/20 N. Capi pract. squad del
9/20 D. Johnson pract. squad del
9/13 G. Johnson pract. squad del
9/13 B. Sims pract. squad add
Date Player Status
9/26 D. Campbell ankle (Out)
9/26 P. Worrilow groin (Out)
9/26 J. Jones calf (Questionable)
9/18 D. Campbell ankle (Out)
9/18 K. Neal knee (Out)
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