Falcons get past Buccaneers in OT

Falcons get past Buccaneers in OT

Jason Elam kicked a 34-yard field goal in overtime Sunday to give the Atlanta Falcons a 13-10 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The Falcons were a 5.5-point favorite in the game, but were unable to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (43.5).

Michael Turner rushed for 152 yards and a touchdown on 32 carries for Atlanta and Matt Ryan passed for 206 yards with a pair of interceptions.

Brian Griese threw for 269 yards with a touchdown and an interception for Tampa Bay, while Antonio Bryant caught eight passes for 108 yards with a touchdown.