1:00 PM ET, October 12, 2008
Georgia Dome, Atlanta, GA
Fast Facts• Jason Elam drilled a 48-yard field goal as time expired to give the Falcons their fourth win of the season, tying their 2007 total. • Elam tied a career high with five FG made, done three times previously, lastly on Oct. 13, 2002 vs. Miami. • Roddy White grabbed nine receptions for 112 yards, his 10th career 100-yard game and third this season. • Matt Ryan finished with the first 300-yard passing game of his career. -- ESPN research
In a nine-minute stretch on Sunday, a host of NFL teams put together some dramatic plays. Not all ended in victory.
• Kyle Orton's 17-yd TD pass to Rashied Davis gives the Bears a 20-19 lead over the Falcons with 11 seconds left at 4:00:12 ET.
• Ryan Longwell's 26-yd FG gives the Vikings a 12-10 lead over the Lions with 12 seconds left at 4:03:01 ET.
• Matt Schaub's 3-yd TD run gives the Texans a 29-28 lead over the Dolphins with three seconds left at 4:04:08 ET.
• Josh Brown's 49-yd FG gives the Rams a 19-17 win with no time left at 4:08:24 ET.
• Jason Elam's 48-yd FG gives the Falcons a 22-20 win over the Bears with no time left at 4:09:01 ET.
-- ESPN research
Bears CB Nathan Vasher (wrist) missed his second straight game, and the other starting corner, Charles Tillman, went out in the first half with a shoulder injury. Backup FS Danieal Manning left, too, with an injured hamstring. ... White went over 100 yards receiving for the second week in a row. ... Forte led the Bears with 76 yards rushing.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.4||6.3|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|FG||09:13||Jason Elam 29 Yd||0||3|
|FG||00:59||Jason Elam 48 Yd||0||6|
|FG||07:49||Jason Elam 32 Yd||0||9|
|FG||04:02||Robbie Gould 36 Yd||3||9|
|FG||10:36||Jason Elam 41 Yd||3||12|
|TD||02:24||Matt Forte 3 Yd Run (Robbie Gould Kick)||10||12|
|TD||13:25||Roddy White 3 Yd Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick)||10||19|
|FG||04:00||Robbie Gould 32 Yd||13||19|
|TD||00:11||Rashied Davis 17 Yd Pass From Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould Kick)||20||19|
|FG||00:00||Jason Elam 48 Yd||20||22|