Falcons Take Down Cardinals, 29-18

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Matt Ryan had a big day for the offense, leading the way to a solid win for the Falcons against the Cardinals, 29-18, at home.

Ryan was a respectable 30 for 41 with 361 yards passing, two touchdowns and one pick. Drew Stanton went 24 of 39 with 294 yards passing, one touchdown and two picks for the Cardinals.

Steven Jackson was a focal point for the Falcons, running at will on the Cardinals for 101 yards on 18 carries. Julio Jones was a top receiver, catching 10 passes for 189 yards with a touchdown.

The Atlanta defensive unit led the way to a victory, giving up 35 yards rushing and 294 passing.

Finally, Matt Bryant was perfect, connecting on all five of his field goal attempts.

Cardinals wide receiver Jaron Brown tallied 75 receiving yards.

The Falcons travel to Green Bay next week to meet the Packers (8-3) while the Cardinals are at home to take on the Chiefs (7-4).


Cardinals Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C

75

D. Stanton

24

39

294

1

2


Falcons Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

A

94

M. Ryan

30

41

361

2

1


Cardinals Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C-

70

M. Grice

RB

5

16

3.2

0

-

-

A. Ellington

RB

5

12

2.4

0

C

75

D. Stanton

QB

1

7

7.0

0


Falcons Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A

95

S. Jackson

RB

18

101

5.6

0

C-

72

D. Freeman

RB

8

26

3.3

0

C-

70

J. Rodgers

RB

4

7

1.8

0


Cardinals Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

83

J. Brown

WR

7

75

10.7

0

C+

78

T. Ginn

WR

4

61

15.3

0

C-

71

M. Floyd

WR

5

53

10.6

0


Falcons Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

J. Jones

WR

10

189

18.9

1

A

96

H. Douglas

WR

9

116

12.9

0

C-

70

J. Rodgers

RB

3

18

6.0

0