NFL

Washington Redskins vs Atlanta Falcons

Washington
Redskins
2 - 2
Atlanta
Falcons
4 - 0
October 11, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
 | Georgia Dome

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Washington
Redskins
2 - 2
Atlanta
Falcons
4 - 0
October 11, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
 | Georgia Dome
  • The red-hot Atlanta Falcons look to remain perfect at the betting window when they welcome Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins to town in Week 5 NFL action Sunday.

    Shark Bites
    • The Redskins are 5-12 ATS in their past 17 games.
    • Washington is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
    • The UNDER is 5-2 in the Falcons past seven games.

    Atlanta (4-0 SU, ATS) has seemingly put last year’s 6-10 record in the rear-view mirror and looks like a completely different team under new head coach Dan Quinn. The Falcons are scoring in bunches, averaging 34.25 points per game in the first month of the season.

    With the quarterback drama surrounding embattled quarterback Robert Griffin III behind them, the Redskins have managed to keep their head above water, entering the tilt with a 2-2 SU record.

    The ‘Skins held on for a 23-20 win over division rival Philadelphia in Week 4 thanks to another solid performance by Cousins (31-for-46, 290 yards, one touchdown). The Michigan State product has 1,005 yards passing to go along with four touchdowns and four interceptions as a starter this year.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    The Atlanta Falcons were listed as -9-point favorites at Sportsbook and other online Sportsbooks, with the total listed at one point at 47.5.

    A 23-21 result in favor of the Falcons is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NFL matchups here.

    Washington Redskins vs Atlanta Falcons Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    Supporters of the Washington Redskins have seen them go 2-2 and 2-2 ATS so far this season, while the Atlanta Falcons are at 4-0 and 4-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Falcons are 2-2, while the Redskins are 1-3. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs Washington injuries news.

    The game pits the Atlanta Falcons, currently No. 11 in our Odds Shark NFL Power Rankings, against the Washington Redskins, who rate No. 27 in the latest survey.

    Statistical Matchup

    Offensively, the game matches up the Atlanta Falcons No. 3-ranked offense (34.25 PPG) against a Washington Redskins defense that ranks No. 10 at 19.75 PPG. The Falcons passing attack has averaged 289.75 yards per game, more than the Redskins give up through the air (210 YPG on average).

    Defensively, the Washington Redskins feature the league's No. 7-rated road run defense, allowing 84 yards per game. The Atlanta Falcons, meanwhile, ranks No. 14 in rushing offense at home.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    In their last game, the Redskins were Week 4 Sportsbooks, coming out on top of the Eagles by a score of 23-20.

     

    Devonta Freeman rushed for 3 TDs as Atlanta earned a 48-21 win over Houston in their last outing on Sunday at Georgia Dome.

    Betting Trends
    • Washington is 5-12 ATS in its last 17 games
    • Washington is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games
    • Washington is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
    • Washington is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
    • Atlanta is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
    • Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
    • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 7 games
    • Atlanta is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Washington

    Next Betting Matchups

    Washington at New York, Sunday, October 18th
    Atlanta at New Orleans, Thursday, October 15th

Power Ranking
Washington 32
Atlanta 22
Betting Odds Preview

Washington Redskins at Atlanta Falcons

The red-hot Atlanta Falcons look to remain perfect at the betting window when they welcome Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins to town in Week 5 NFL action Sunday.

Atlanta (4-0 SU, ATS) has seemingly put last year’s 6-10 record in the rear-view mirror and looks like a completely different team under new head coach Dan Quinn.

Smart Chart
  • WAS
  • 18.88
  • 20.18
  • -1.30
  • 204.24
  • 126.06
  • 191.29
  • 113.35
  • 0.29
  •  
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • Passing Yards
  • Rush Yards
  • Passing Yards Allowed
  • Rushing Yards Allowed
  • Turnover Differential
  • ATL
  • 21.47
  • 22.71
  • -1.24
  • 158.76
  • 159.88
  • 231.88
  • 130.24
  • 0.24
Head to Head Summary

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Team Record
Washington Redskins
All Last 3 vs Conf vs Div
Record2-22-12-11-1
Home2-12-02-01-0
Away0-10-10-10-1
ATS2-22-12-11-1
ATS Home2-12-02-01-0
ATS Away0-10-10-10-1
Offense19.5022.6714.6722.00
Defense19.7520.6717.3326.00
Diff-0.252.00-2.67-4.00
Team Record
Atlanta Falcons
All Last 3 vs Conf vs Div
Record4-03-03-00-0
Home2-01-01-00-0
Away2-02-02-00-0
ATS4-03-03-00-0
ATS Home2-01-01-00-0
ATS Away2-02-02-00-0
Offense34.2537.000.000
Defense23.2523.000.000
Diff11.0014.000.000
Head to Head Detail
Search NFL DatabaseTeamsPoints ScoredRush YardsPass YardsTotal YardsTurnovers
Dec 15, 2013WAS261033734767
ATL27541892432
Oct 7, 2012ATL24833384212
WAS171291873162
Nov 8, 2009WAS171361763121
ATL311811253061
Dec 3, 2006ATL242561133690
WAS141772043812
Sep 14, 2003WAS331253104352
ATL31991842832
Sep 25, 1994ATL270000
WAS200000
Dec 19, 1993ATL170000
WAS300000
Sep 13, 1992ATL170000
WAS240000
Jan 4, 1992ATL70000
WAS240000
Nov 10, 1991ATL170000
WAS560000
Betting Odds Trends
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Injuries
Washington Redskins
  • No Injuries
Injuries
Atlanta Falcons
  • No Injuries
Last 5 Games
Washington Redskins
Date OPP Score SU Line ATS Off. Rush Off. Pass Off. Total Def. Rush Def. Pass Def. Total TO
Oct 4, 2015PHI23-20W3/45W/U12729041787233320-1
Sep 24, 2015NYG21-32L3/45L/O88305393842793633
Sep 20, 2015STL24-10W3/41W/U182191373671462131
Sep 13, 2015MIA10-17L4/45.5L/U161188349741822561
Dec 28, 2014DAL17-44L6.5/47.5L/O1043094131742834573
Atlanta Falcons
Date OPP Score SU Line ATS Off. Rush Off. Pass Off. Total Def. Rush Def. Pass Def. Total TO
Oct 4, 2015HOU48-21W-4/47.5W/O13524337854374428-4
Sep 27, 2015DAL39-28W1/43.5W/O158280438127220347-1
Sep 20, 2015NYG24-20W2/49.5W/U5634640297291388-1
Sep 14, 2015PHI26-24W3.5/55W/U105290395633363990
Dec 28, 2014CAR3-34L-2.5/48L/U632252881941123063
Offensive Comparison

No data available.

Defensive Comparison
Washington Redskins
Atlanta Falcons

Scoring Allowed

Points Allowed

20.18 22.71

Last 3 Games

20.67 23.00

Yards Per Point

17.49 14.84

Overall Yards Allowed

Total

304.64 362.12

Passing

191.29 231.88

Rushing

113.35 130.24

On Road vs. At Home Yards Allowed

Total

314.88 349.77

Passing

186.38 220.44

Rushing

128.50 129.33
Supergrid
Stat Rank Stat Rank
Away Team Overall Scoring vs Home Team Overall Defense18.882422.7121
Away Team Road Passing vs Home Team Home Passing Defense212.5020220.4421
Away Team Road Rushing vs Home Team Home Rushing Defense125.3815129.3324
Home Team Overall Scoring vs Away Team Overall Defense21.471520.188
Home Team Home Passing vs Away Team Road Passing Defense165.0031186.384
Home Team Home Rushing vs Away Team Road Rushing Defense171.112128.5018
Recent Form

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Power Stats
  • WAS
  • 17.49
  • 15.1
  • 2.4
  •  
  • 10.09
  • 10.56
  • -0.47
  •  
  • 3.98
  • 4.37
  • -0.39
  • Yards Per Point
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • Yards Per Pass
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • Yards Per Rush
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • ATL
  • 14.84
  • 15.95
  • -1.1
  •  
  • 10.5
  • 10.6
  • -0.1
  •  
  • 4.86
  • 4.43
  • 0.43
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