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
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.4||6.3|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-5||1-4|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||9:15||Jason Elam 29 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 10 plays, 48 yds, 5:47
|FG||1:03||Jason Elam 48 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 11 plays, 49 yds, 5:30
|FG||7:53||Jason Elam 32 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 4 plays, -2 yds, 1:27
|FG||4:07||Robbie Gould 36 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 8 plays, 51 yds, 3:47
|FG||10:41||Jason Elam 41 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 8 plays, 56 yds, 3:19
|TD||2:29||Matt Forte, 3 yd run (Robbie Gould kick is good)|
Drive info: 14 plays, 82 yds, 8:12
|TD||13:30||Roddy White, 3 yd pass from Matt Ryan (Jason Elam kick is good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 76 yds, 3:59
|FG||4:05||Robbie Gould 32 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 9 plays, 40 yds, 1:56
|TD||0:17||Rashied Davis, 17 yd pass from Kyle Orton (Robbie Gould kick is good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 77 yds, 2:32
|FG||0:01||Jason Elam 48 yd Field Goal|
Drive info: 2 plays, 26 yds, 0:11