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Falcons at Giants NFL Week Two Capsule

ATLANTA FALCONS (1-0) AT NEW YORK GIANTS (0-1)

SERIES

FALCONS GIANTS
SERIES LEADER Series tied: 11-11
STREAKS 4 of past 5
COACHES VS. OPP. Dan Quinn: 0-0 Tom Coughlin: 7-2
LAST WEEK W 26-24 vs. Eagles L 27-26 at Cowboys
LAST GAME 10/5/14: Falcons 20 at Giants 30. New York QB Eli Manning throws for 200 yards & 2 TDs. Giants WRs Odell Beckham, Jr. & Reuben Randle each have TD receptions.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/5/14
REFEREE Brad Allen
BROADCAST FOX (1:00 PM ET): Kevin Burkhardt, John Lynch, Pam Oliver (field reporter). SIRIUS: 146 (Atl.), 133 (NYG). XM: 232 (NYG).

STATS

PASSING Ryan: 23-34-298-2-2-90.1 Manning: 20-36-193-0-0-70.7
RUSHING Coleman (R): 20-80-4.0-0 Jennings: 13-52-4.0-1 (T2C)
RECEIVING Jones: 9 (2C)-141 (1C)-15.7-2 (T1C) Beckham: 5-44-8.8-0
OFFENSE 395.0 289.0
TAKE/GIVE 0 +3 (1C)
DEFENSE 399.0 436.0
SACKS
INTs Moore, Allen: 1 (T1L) McBride, Unga: 1 (T1L)
PUNTING Bosher: 57.8 (1L) Wing: 44.8
KICKING Bryant: 14 (T1L) (2/2 PAT; 4/4 FG) J. Brown: 14 (T1L) (2/2 PAT; 4/4 FG)

NOTES

FALCONS: In past 2 meetings, QB MATT RYAN has completed 52 of 73 (71.2 pct.) for 586 yards with 4 TDs vs. 1 INT for 107.4 rating. Since 2012, has 102.2 rating in 13 Sept. games with 31 TDs vs. 12 INTs…Rookie RB TEVIN COLEMAN rushed for 80 yards last week in NFL debut…WR JULIO JONES has 41 catches for 754 yards (150.8 per game) & 4 TDs in past 5. Had 9 catches for 141 yards & 2 TDs last week. Has 17 catches for 179 yards (89.5 per game) & 2 TDs in past 2 vs. NYG. WR RODDY WHITE is 1 of 7 in NFL with 10,000+ rec. yards (10,441) since 2005. WR-PR-KR DEVIN HESTER has 37 career TDs (16 rec., 14 PR, 5 KR, 1 rush, 1 miss FG). Had 108-yard TD return of missed FG vs. NYG (11/12/06 with Chi.)…In last meeting, S KEMAL ISHMAEL & LB PAUL WORRILOW each had 14 tackles. Worrilow had team-high 13 tackles last week. CB DESMOND TRUFANT has 34 PD since entering NFL in 2013, most by Falcon. S WILLIAM MOORE & RICARDO ALLEN each had INT last week. Allen’s INT was 1st of his career…K MATT BRYANT converted all 4 FG att. in Week 1, incl. GW 47-yard FG in 4th Q. Has 12 career games with 4+ FG…GIANTS: QB ELI MANNING has started 168 consecutive games, longest active streak in NFL. Incl. playoffs, has won 5 of past 6 starts vs. Atl. Has 92.8 rating in those 6 meetings, incl. 100+ rating in 3 of past 4…RB RASHAD JENNINGS had rush TD last week. RB SHANE VEREEN had 4 catches for 46 yards in Week 1. RB ANDRE WILLIAMS had rush TD in last meeting…WR ODELL BECKHAM, JR. has 96 catches for 1,349 rec. yards & 12 TDs in 1st 13 games to begin career. Had TD catch in last year’s meeting. Has led NFL in rec. yards in 6 of past 7 weeks. WR RUEBEN RANDLE had TD in last game vs. Atl…CB DOMINIQUE RODGERS-CROMARTIE had 57-yard FR-TD last week. Has 6 career TDs (5 INTs, 1 FR) & averages 56.7 yards per TD. CB TRUMAINE MC BRIDE had INT in Week 1 & returned it to 1-yard line to set up TD. Also had FF & 4 tackles in game. LB UANI’ UNGA had team-high 12 tackles & INT in 1st career game last week.


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