Rams Fall 31-24 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Atlanta's aerial attack produced 374 yards and the Falcons produced a 31-24 victory over St. Louis on Sunday at Georgia Dome.
Bettors who backed the Falcons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 47.5.
Jason Snelling rushed for 19 yards, while Jacquizz Rodgers added 17 yards in the win. Julio Jones and Harry Douglas added 182 and 43 receiving yards respectively.
Daryl Richardson rushed for 35 yards for St. Louis, while Sam Bradford added 25 yards. Sam Bradford threw for 352 yards for the Rams, while receivers Chris Givens and Austin Pettis had 105 and 78 yards respectively.
Atlanta was outgained by St. Louis 421-393 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-19 by the Rams.
The time of possession battle favored Atlanta as their offense was on the field for 30:17, longer than the 29:43 of their opponents.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head on the road to face Dallas.