1:00 PM ET, November 8, 2009
Georgia Dome, Atlanta, GA
ATLANTA -- A melee breaks out along the Falcons sideline, and who's right in the middle of it?DeAngelo Hall, of course."I was pretty sure," said Atlanta receiver Roddy White, a former teammate, "that he had something to do with it."
• Michael Turner rushed for 166 yards and a pair of TDs as the Falcons improved to 4-0 this year at home and 11-1 over the last two years.
• Turner became the first Falcons player to have a pair of games with 160+ rushing yards and two TDs in the same contest. He has 317 rush yards in the last two games and has at least one TD in seven straight games.
• Matt Ryan threw for a season-low 135 yards (one shy of his career worst) but won his seventh straight home start.
• The Redskins, who have been held to 17 or fewer points in all eight games this season, have lost four straight overall and are 4-12 in their last 16 games (opened 2008 at 6-2).
-- ESPN Stats & Information
With Portis out, Ladell Betts rushed for 70 yards on 15 carries, including a 1-yard touchdown. ... Hill had his first interception since 2007. ... Ryan threw another interception, his eighth in the last four games, and was held to a season-low 135 yards passing.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.9||5.7|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-2||1-2|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||1|
|TD||9:22||Tony Gonzalez 2 Yard Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 74 yds, 5:42
|TD||3:01||Tye Hill 62 Yard Interception Return (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 7 yds, 2:20
|FG||6:02||Shaun Suisham 48 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 52 yds, 3:49
|TD||3:44||Michael Turner 30 Yard Run (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 61 yds, 2:20
|FG||0:05||Jason Elam 33 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 13 plays, 66 yds, 2:17
|TD||7:14||Ladell Betts 1 Yard Run (Shaun Suisham Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 13 plays, 80 yds, 7:50
|TD||13:13||Todd Yoder 3 Yard Pass From Jason Campbell (Shaun Suisham Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 13 plays, 81 yds, 6:50
|TD||11:36||Michael Turner 58 Yard Run (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 73 yds, 1:42