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Atlanta Falcons at a glance

Atlanta Falcons

Coach: Dan Quinn

Key Stats

1.6 Chance, in terms of percentage, that the Falcons will make the playoffs, according to ESPN’s Football Power Index. Atlanta started 5-0 but has lost six of seven.

13 Interceptions for Matt Ryan, including four in the red zone and one last week that ended the Falcons’ comeback hopes vs. Tampa Bay. Only Peyton Manning (17) has more picks.

53 Rushes for Devonta Freeman that have resulted in first downs, more than any running back in the league except Adrian Peterson (57).

Starting Lineup

Offense

WR

11 Julio Jones

LT

70 Jake Matthews

LG

67 Andy Levitre

C

68 Mike Person

RG

65 Chris Chester

RT

73 Ryan Schraeder

TE

83 Jacob Tamme

WR

84 Roddy White

QB

2 Matt Ryan

FB

42 Patrick DiMarco

RB

24 Devonta Freeman

Defense

LDE

44 Vic Beasley

LDT

77 Ra’Shede Hageman

NT

97 Grady Jarrett

RDE

94 Tyson Jackson

SLB

52 Justin Durant

MLB

55 Paul Worrilow

WLB

50 O’Brien Schofield

LCB

23 Robert Alford

RCB

21 Desmond Trufant

SS

37 Ricardo Allen

FS

25 William Moore

Special Teams

K

6 Shayne Graham

P

5 Matt Bosher

KO

5 Matt Bosher

H

5 Matt Bosher

PR

17 Devin Hester

KOR

17 Devin Hester

Injuries

OUT: DT Paul Soliai (calf), K Steven Bryant (quad). PROBABLE: S Ricardo Allen (shin), S Kemal Ishmael (shoulder), G Chris Chester (shoulder), WR Devin Hester (toe), WR Quintorris Jones (knee), TE Anthony Moeaki (hamstring), TE Jacob Tamme (shoulder).

Schedule/Results

Opponent

Result

TV

September

14

Philadelphia

W 26-24

20

At N.Y. Giants

W 24-20

27

At Dallas

W 39-28

October

4

Houston

W 48-21

11

Washington

W 28-19

15

At New Orleans

L 31-21

25

At Tennessee

W 10-7

November

1

Tampa Bay

L 23-20

8

At San Francisco

L 17-16

15

Bye

22

Indianapolis

L 24-21

29

Minnesota

L 20-10

December

6

At Tampa Bay

L 23-19

13

At Carolina

1

FOX

20

At Jacksonville

1

FOX

27

Carolina

1*

FOX

January

3

New Orleans

1*

FOX

NOTE: * Time subject to change.

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