The Falcons put up 378 yards and led time of possession 35:42 to 24:08. Through three games, he leads the N.F.L. with 291 rushing yards and last week he uncorked a 43-yard touchdown run that had fans checking their calendars to see if they had traveled back to 2012. But also as good as the Texans defensive line is their secondary tends to struggle and get beat quite a bit which does not favor them playing a receiver with the caliber of Julio Jones and a healthy Roddy White.
Houston Texans running back Chris Polk (22) runs as Atlanta Falcons… Chances are you didn’t guess they are Alfred Blue of the Texans and Devonta Freeman of the Falcons.
Houston coach Bill O’Brien didn’t agree with his counterpart’s assessment of his performance.
Meanwhile, J.J. Watt has admitted that his team is still trying to find their feet, and the Texans come into today’s game on 1-2.
The second half was no kinder to Houston, as Atlanta poured it on.
The Texans travel to Atlanta for their Week 4 matchup.
Atlanta Falcons linebacker Nate Stupar returns a turnover for a…
Freeman has six TDs in his last three games and is the first Falcon with back-to-back games with two rushing touchdowns since Michael Turner in 2010, according to ESPN Stats & Information. It all added up to a 28-0 Falcons lead that essentially ended the game.
By the fourth quarter with the Falcons up 42-zip, the Texans mounted three scores behind Brian Hoyer, who replaced Ryan Mallett at quarterback.
Coleman (ribs) will miss his second straight game. First off their star running back Arian Foster is a phenomenal running one of the best is a game time decision because he is still recovering from groin surgery and has yet to make his season debut. In fact, he had the ball knocked out of his hands by one of his own teammates, leading to a Falcons touchdown.
“We were talking about that earlier, actually“, Foster said Friday.
The scariest aspect of the 4-0 start is that Atlanta hadn’t really played well for anything close to 60 minutes until Sunday.
A year after their 95 losses were the most in the American League, two months after they were still eight games out of first place and three days after ensuring themselves a postseason spot, the Rangers wrapped up their sixth division title.
Andy Dalton threw a 55-yard touchdown pass in the Bengals’ 36-21 win against the Kansas City Chiefs and Brandon McManus’ field goal saw the Broncos past the Minnesota Vikings 23-20. Bill O’Brien has claimed during this week that if Foster is 100 percent ready to go that he will play as soon as possible. Mallett finished 12 of 27 for 150 yards and no touchdowns.
Aaron Rodgers passed for 224 yards and a TD in the Packers’ 17-3 victory over the San Francisco 49ers.
“It starts with me”.
“Sure, it was awful”, O’Brien said. Ryan Mallet has the job now and has gotten a little better week over week.
And on the final play of the game Cecil Shorts tried to make something happen and fumbled.
“Devonta catching the ball out of the backfield is another huge matchup for us”, said quarterback Matt Ryan, who threw for 256 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions.
“I’ll practice this week and I’ll have a good gauge for what I feel like for Sunday”, he said.