Falcons Down Arizona 41-7 - Match Report
|Falcons Down Arizona 41-7 - Match Report|
Matt Ryan passed for 3 TDs and 225 yards in leading the Falcons past Arizona on Sunday at Georgia Dome.
Bettors who backed the Falcons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 43.5.
Jason Snelling rushed for 129 yards, while Michael Turner added 75 yards in the win. Roddy White and Jason Snelling added 78 and 57 receiving yards respectively.
Tim Hightower rushed for 115 yards for Arizona, while Jason Wright added 3 yards. Derek Anderson threw for 161 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Larry Fitzgerald and Stephen Williams had 83 and 26 yards respectively.
Arizona was outgained by Atlanta 444-267 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 33-11 by the Falcons.
The time of possession battle favored Atlanta as their offense was on the field for 39:13, longer than the 20:47 of their opponents.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Saints. The Cardinals will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oakland.