San Francisco vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 16-14
Roddy White caught 7 passes for 104 yards against the San Francisco defense as Atlanta handed the 49ers a 16-14 loss on Sunday at Georgia Dome.
The Falcons earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 42.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Matt Ryan completed 26 of 43 pass attempts for 273 yards and 1 TD for the Falcons in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the 49ers defense.
Frank Gore rushed for 77 yards for San Francisco, while Anthony Dixon added 3 yards. Alex Smith threw for 188 yards for the 49ers, while receivers Frank Gore and Michael Crabtree had 60 and 58 yards respectively.
Atlanta outgained San Francisco 357-262 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-17 by the Falcons.
The time of possession battle favored San Francisco as their offense was on the field for 30:41, longer than the 29:19 of their opponents.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Browns. The 49ers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.