Falcons Fall 24-2 Against New York - Game Recap
|Falcons Fall 24-2 Against New York - Game Recap|
Eli Manning scorched the Falcons defense for 3 TDs as New York defeated Atlanta 24-2 on Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
New York was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 47.5.
Brandon Jacobs rushed for 92 yards, while Ahmad Bradshaw added 63 yards in the win. Hakeem Nicks and Mario Manningham added 115 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
Michael Turner rushed for 41 yards for Atlanta, while Julio Jones added 13 yards. Matt Ryan threw for 199 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Julio Jones and Roddy White had 64 and 52 yards respectively.
Atlanta lost the offensive yardage battle to New York 442-247 yards in Sunday's game. New York had more first downs as that total ended up 19-14.
The time of possession battle favored New York as their offense was on the field for 34:34, longer than the 25:26 of their opponents.