Atlanta Falls 27-23 to Dolphins - Recap
|Atlanta Falls 27-23 to Dolphins - Recap|
The Dolphins got a 2-TD performance from Ryan Tannehill as Miami handed Atlanta a 27-23 defeat on Sunday at Sun Life Stadium.
Miami was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 45.5.
Lamar Miller rushed for 62 yards, while Daniel Thomas added 21 yards in the win. Brian Hartline and Brandon Gibson added 56 and 49 receiving yards respectively.
Jacquizz Rodgers rushed for 86 yards for Atlanta, while Jason Snelling added 53 yards. Matt Ryan threw for 231 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Julio Jones and Jason Snelling had 115 and 58 yards respectively.
Miami was outgained by Atlanta 377-285 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-16 by the Falcons.
The time of possession battle favored Atlanta as their offense was on the field for 37:09, longer than the 22:51 of their opponents.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face New England.