Falcons soar past Lions

Falcons soar past Lions

Michael Turner rumbled for 220 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries Sunday, as the Atlanta Falcons defeated the Detroit Lions 34-21.

The Falcons were a 3-point underdog in the game. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (41).

Matt Ryan passes for 161 yards with a 62-yards TD pass to Michael Jenkins for Atlanta in the win.

Jon Kitna passed for 262 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for Detroit and Kevin Smith rushed for 48 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries.