Falcons vs Packers NFL Week 14 Capsule

ATLANTA FALCONS (5-7) AT GREEN BAY PACKERS (9-3)

SERIES

FALCONS PACKERS
MON. RECORD 10-26 28-31-1
SERIES LEADER 14-12
STREAKS   Past 2
COACHES VS. OPP. Smith: 2-3 McCarthy: 3-2
LAST WEEK W 29-18 vs. Cardinals W 26-21 vs. Patriots
LAST GAME 12/8/13: Falcons 21 at Packers 22. Green Bay QB Matt Flynn completes 24 of 32 passes for 258 yards & TD. Packers rookie RB Eddie Lacy adds 65 rushing yards & TD.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/8/13
BROADCAST ESPN (7:30 PM CT): Mike Tirico, Jon Gruden, Lisa Salters (Field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Harlan, Dan Fouts, Hub Arkush (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 93 (Atl.), 92 (GB). XM: 88 (WW1), 225 (Atl.), 226 (GB).

STATS

PASSING Ryan: 306-465-3427 (2C)-21-10-93.7 Rodgers: 252-380-3325-32 (1C)-3-118.6 (1L)
RUSHING
  1. Jackson: 159-602-3.8-5
Lacy: 175-770-4.4-6
RECEIVING
  1. Jones: 82 (1C)-1169 (1C)-14.3-5
Nelson: 70-1119 (3C)-16.0-10 (T1C)
OFFENSE 374.0 377.9 (3C)
TAKE/GIVE +6 +15 (1L)
DEFENSE 403.2 366.8
SACKS Biermann, Umenyiora: 2.5 Peppers: 5
INTs Ishmael: 4 (T1C) Hayward: 3
PUNTING Bosher: 45.3 Masthay: 45.5
KICKING
  1. Bryant: 97 (31/31 PAT; 22/24 FG)
Crosby: 102 (3C) (42/43 PAT; 20/23 FG)

NOTES

FALCONS: QB MATT RYAN has 102.4 rating (6 TDs, 2 INTs) in past 3 on MNF. When he starts & has 100+ rating, team is 37-3 (.925)…RB STEVEN JACKSON has 714 scrimmage yards (119 per game), 583 rush yards (97.2 per game) & 2 TDs in past 6 vs. GB. Aims for 6th MNF game in row with rush TD…WR JULIO JONES had 10 catches for 189 yards & TD last week. WR RODDY WHITE has TD in 4 of past 6 vs. GB (incl. playoffs). Has TD in 5 of past 7 on MNF. In past 4 on MNF, has 35 catches for 415 yards (103.8 per game) & 2 TDs. WR HARRY DOUGLAS had 9 catches for 116 yards last week…DE OSI UMENYIORA has 3 sacks & 2 FFs in past 3 vs. GB (incl. playoffs). Has 6.5 sacks in past 10 on MNF. DT COREY PETERS aims for 3rd in row on MNF with sack. LB PAUL WORRILOW leads team with 111 tackles. CB DESMOND TRUFANT leads team with 13 PD. S KEMAL ISHMAEL has INT in 3 of past 4…PACKERS: QB AARON RODGERS has 360 consecutive att. & 31 TDs at home in row w/out INT, both NFL records. In past 10 at home (min. 10 att.), has 31 TDs, 0 INTs & 130.9 rating (GB is 10-0). Has 121.1 rating in 4 starts (incl. playoffs) vs. Atl…RB EDDIE LACY has 667 scrimmage yards (133.4 per game) & 5 TDs (3 rec., 2 rush) in past 5…WR JORDY NELSON aims for 8th in row at home with TD (incl. playoffs). At home in 2014, has 26 catches for 669 yards (111.5 per game) & 7 TDs. WR RANDALL COBB & Nelson tie for NFC lead with 10 rec. TDs. Rookie WR DAVANTE ADAMS had career-high 121 yards (6 catches) last week…LB CLAY MATTHEWS has 4 sacks, 2 FFs & FR-TD in 5 games on MNF. In. Div. vs. Atl (1/15/11), CB TRAMON WILLIAMS had 2 INTs, incl. 70-yard TD. LB JULIUS PEPPERS is only player in NFL history with 100+ sacks (123.5) & 10+ INTs (11). In past 5 at home, CB CASEY HAYWARD has 2 INTs, 2 FRs & 2 TDs (INT, FR).


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