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vs. Cin
L 36-37
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@ Pit
L 17-41
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vs. TB
W 34-29
Box | Recap
vs. NYG
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@ Was
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Ball finally bounces their way, Falcons beat the Bucs 34-29

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Falcons finally got the ball to bounce their way.

They hope that's the start of more good fortune.

After a hugely disappointing start to season, the Falcons snapped a three-game losing streak with a 34-29 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, the game ending on a wacky play that nearly worked.

NFC South Division
New Orleans 410.800
Carolina 320.600
Tampa Bay 230.400
Atlanta 240.333
Full Standings
Pass Yds: M. Ryan1955
Pass TDs: M. Ryan14
Rush Yds: T. Coleman260
Rush TDs: I. Smith3
Rec Yds: J. Jones707
Rec TDs: C. Ridley6
Int: D. Kazee3
Sacks: T. McKinley4.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 2383 (5)
Passing Yards: 1975 (2)
Rushing Yards: 516 (26)
Points per game: 27.8 (9)
Yards per game: 397.2 (8)
Touchdowns: 20 (5)
Field Goals: 9 (20)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 2505 (31)
Passing Yards: 1845 (31)
Rushing Yards: 730 (25)
Points per game: 32.0 (31)
Yards per game: 417.5 (30)
Touchdowns: 24 (32)
Field Goals: 7 (5)
Date Player Transactions
10/4 J. Zimmer pract. squad add
10/4 T. Calhoun pract. squad del
10/2 M. Bennett signed
10/2 J. Zimmer cut
9/25 R. Jarvis cut
9/25 B. Carter signed/unrest FA
9/25 S. Neasman signed
9/25 R. Brown pract. squad add
9/25 D. Burton pract. squad add
9/25 C. Blake pract. squad del
Date Player Status
10/14 D. Freeman foot, groin (Out)
10/14 G. Jarrett ankle (Out)
10/14 D. Shelby groin (Out)
10/14 C. Ridley ankle (Day-to-Day)
10/14 M. Sanu hip (Day-to-Day)
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