Having an elite signal-caller who can win you the game in crunch time is essential for any NFL franchise.
Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24 in the NFC championship game Sunday, sending San Francisco to the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995.
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Matt Bryant kicked a 49-yard field goal with 8 seconds left and the Atlanta Falcons bounced back after blowing a 20-point lead in the fourth quarter, defeating Russell Wilson and the gutty Seattle Seahawks 30-28 in an NFC divisional playoff game Sunday.
Matt Ryan threw three touchdowns passes and the Falcons defense handed New York its first regular-season shutout since 1996, stifling the Giants 34-0 on Sunday.
Michael Turner had a tiebreaking 3-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter, Matt Bryant kicked four field goals and the Atlanta Falcons beat the Dallas Cowboys 19-13 on Sunday night to extend their run as the NFL’s only unbeaten team.
Matt Ryan’s roots are deep in the Philadelphia area.
The Eagles look uninspired, and were dominated by the Falcons 30-17 on Sunday.
Both teams are coming off a bye, which favors the Eagles if you consider history. They’ve never lost a regular-season game after a week off under Reid, going 13-0 since 1999.
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By Merrill Reese: Michael Vick went out with an injury late in the third quarter and the Eagles relinquished a ten point lead and lost to the Falcons in Atlanta 35-31. The defense had a […]
Michael Vick left the game with roughly under three minutes remaining in the third quarter with a neck injury that was later ruled a concussion, and the porous Eagles’ run defense couldn’t uphold a 10-point, fourth-quarter lead in dropping their first game this season, 35-31.
Matt Ryan is confident and self-assured, not the least bit threatened by the quarterback who came before him.