Recap - Falcons Defeat Cleveland 20-10
|Recap - Falcons Defeat Cleveland 20-10|
Michael Turner tore up the turf for 140 rushing yards on Sunday to lead the Falcons to a 20-10 win over the Browns at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Atlanta was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 41.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Ryan completed 16 of 28 pass attempts for 187 yards and 1 TD for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Peyton Hillis rushed for 28 yards for Cleveland, while Joshua Cribbs added 11 yards. Seneca Wallace threw for 139 yards for the Browns, while receivers Mohamed Massaquoi and Chansi Stuckey had 55 and 54 yards respectively.
Cleveland lost the offensive yardage battle to Atlanta 338-269 yards in Sunday's game. Cleveland had more first downs as that total ended up 18-17.
The time of possession battle favored Atlanta as their offense was on the field for 30:06, longer than the 29:54 of their opponents.
Atlanta heads into a Week 6 battle against the Eagles. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.