Atlanta Falls 25-14 to Packers - Recap
|Atlanta Falls 25-14 to Packers - Recap|
Aaron Rodgers's 396-yard performance through the air was the key in Green Bay's 25-14 win over Atlanta on Sunday at Georgia Dome.
Green Bay was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 54.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
James Starks rushed for 40 yards, while Ryan Grant added 18 yards in the win. James Jones and Greg Jennings added 140 and 82 receiving yards respectively.
Michael Turner rushed for 56 yards for Atlanta, while Julio Jones added 17 yards. Matt Ryan threw for 167 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Tony Gonzalez and Roddy White had 60 and 50 yards respectively.
Atlanta was outgained by Green Bay 426-251 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Packers.
The time of possession battle favored Green Bay as their offense was on the field for 33:11, longer than the 26:49 of their opponents.
Next game, Green Bay takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Carolina.