The Falcons season continues to go downhill after a Week 14 home loss to the Panthers 30-10.
In this rematch, the Falcons just couldn't get their offense going. T Gurley was held to just 31 yards on the ground on 12 carries (despite catching 7 balls for 91 yards. But Gurley's increased workload in the passing game was due to J Jones and C Ridley being blanketed by Panther's cornerback to the tune that both receivers totaled just 1 catch for 17 yards....[ Continue reading ]
The Falcons jumped out to an early 17-0 lead on the Saints in New Orleans in Week 13. They cashed in on a 53 yard pass from Matt Ryan to C Ridley which lead to an early T Gurley touchdown run. This was followed by a J Rohrwasser field goal and 39 yard touchdown pass from M Ryan to H Hurst. The defense was able to pick off Aaron Rodgers twice early in the game.
But the Saints wouldn't just fold up the tent and was able to get a 2nd quarter touchdown ru...[ Continue reading ]
Matt Ryan has been under heavy scrutiny lately for not protecting the ball, leading the league in interceptions. But his lone turnover of the game wasn't even entirely his fault.
With a chance to maybe tie the game with a touchdown & 2 point conversion to send game into overtime, the Falcons were mounting a final drive. But T Gurley slipped and fall on a route causing the ball to be intercepted with less then a minute left in a dark and rainy Charlotte....[ Continue reading ]
The Falcons knew at this stage in Matt Ryan's career some of his physical skills would start to diminish. What they didn't count on was his eye-sight being the biggest issue.
Ryan threw 4 more ints vs the Bengals which included 2 in the redzone that went for pick 6's. That was the difference in the game as they lose at home 42-30.
The defense didn't play bad at all. They limited Joe Borrow to just 213 yards with 15 completions on 30 attempt...[ Continue reading ]
The vets asked for time off during the bye week and it was partially granted.
Coach agreed to not have on field practices this week in lieu of just virtual meetings so players could spend time at home with family and recover from some nagging injuries.
The Falcons are 3-6 on the season, but after a 5 game losing streak, they have won the last 2 games. After the upcoming Week 11 game versus the Bengals, they have 2 games with both division rivals Panthers and Sai...[ Continue reading ]
|2022 Regular Season Leaders|
|Todd Gurley II||204||971||4.8||14|
|Todd Gurley II||58||547||9.4||2|
|Russell Gage Jr||20||368||18.4||1|
|Todd Gurley II||89||HB||4 Weeks|
|Justin Spencer||73||ROLB||6 Weeks|