Packers Earn Close 22-21 Victory Over Falcons

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The Packers outlasted the Falcons, 22-21, at home.

Matt Flynn completed the game 24 for 32 with 258 yards passing, one touchdown, one pick and one fumble. On the Falcons side, Matt Ryan went 20 for 35 with 206 yards passing, two touchdowns, one pick and one fumble.

Eddie Lacy rushed for 65 yards on 20 carries with a touchdown in addition to three receptions for 25 yards. Andrew Quarless was a weapon for the offense, catching six balls for 66 yards with a touchdown.

The Green Bay defensive unit led the way to a victory, giving up 83 yards rushing and 206 passing. They managed to get to Ryan for one sack.

Finally, Mason Crosby was perfect, making all three of the field goals he attempted.

Falcons wide receiver Roddy White totaled 74 receiving yards. Tight end Tony Gonzalez also had a good game with 25 receiving yards and one touchdown.

The Packers head to Arlington next week to face off with the Cowboys (7-5) while the Falcons will play host to the Redskins (3-9).


Falcons Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C 72 M. Ryan 20 35 206 2 1


Packers Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C- 71 M. Flynn 24 32 258 1 1


Falcons Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B 82 S. Jackson RB 15 71 4.7 0
C- 71 J. Rodgers RB 7 14 2.0 0
- - J. Snelling RB 1 -2 -2.0 0


Packers Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B 85 E. Lacy RB 20 65 3.3 1
C- 71 M. Flynn QB 6 28 4.7 0
D 64 J. Starks RB 7 19 2.7 0


Falcons Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B 84 R. White WR 8 74 9.3 0
C+ 79 D. Davis WR 1 36 36.0 1
C- 71 J. Rodgers RB 3 33 11.0 0


Packers Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B 83 J. Nelson WR 4 85 21.3 0
A+ 97 A. Quarless TE 6 66 11.0 1
C 73 B. Bostick TE 2 28 14.0 0