Falcons vs Packers Final: 20-17 - Recap
|Falcons vs Packers Final: 20-17 - Recap|
Michael Turner scampered through the Green Bay defense for 110 yards as Atlanta handed the Packers a 20-17 defeat on Sunday at Georgia Dome.
Atlanta 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.
Matt Ryan completed 24 of 28 pass attempts for 198 yards and 1 TD for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Aaron Rodgers rushed for 51 yards for Green Bay, while Brandon Jackson added 26 yards. Aaron Rodgers threw for 344 yards for the Packers, while receivers Greg Jennings and Jordy Nelson had 119 and 61 yards respectively.
Green Bay outgained Atlanta 418-295 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-19 by the Packers.
The time of possession battle favored Atlanta as their offense was on the field for 31:40, longer than the 28:20 of their opponents.
Atlanta heads into a Week 13 battle against the Buccaneers. Green Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Francisco.