Recap - Falcons Defeat Kansas City 20-10
|Recap - Falcons Defeat Kansas City 20-10|
Dimitri Nance ran through the Kansas City defense for 2 TDs as Atlanta handed the Chiefs a 20-10 defeat on Friday at Georgia Dome.
Bettors who backed the Falcons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 34.5.
John Parker Wilson completed 8 of 16 pass attempts for 80 yards and 0 TDs for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Javarris Williams rushed for 38 yards for Kansas City, while Jamaal Charles added 37 yards. Tyler Palko threw for 66 yards for the Chiefs, while receivers Dexter McCluster and Kestahn Moore had 23 and 21 yards respectively.
Atlanta was outgained by Kansas City 273-248 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Chiefs.
Kansas City lost the time of possession battle 34:52/25:08, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Patriots. The Chiefs will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.