1:00 PM ET, November 15, 2009
Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC
Yasinskas: Total Meltdown
Did you see Matt Ryan at Bank of America Stadium on Sunday, looking nervous every time a pass-rusher got near him? Yes, at least on Sunday and -- too many times in recent weeks -- Matty Ice seems to have thawed out and turned into a puddle, writes Pat Yasinskas. Blog
• The Falcons have now lost three of four after starting 3-1.
• Steve Smith recorded his sixth career multitouchdown game. He entered the game with just three career TD receptions against the Falcons.
• Jake Delhomme extended his streak without an interception to three straight games.
• Matt Ryan threw for 224 yards with a TD and two interceptions. He now has at least one pick in his last six games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
The Falcons were without LT Sam Baker (ankle) and WR Brian Finneran (knee). ... Williams played despite being questionable with a sore left knee. ... The Falcons failed to sweep Carolina for the first time since 2004.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.7||6.6|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-5||3-3|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||11:20||Jason Elam 35 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 6 plays, 52 yds, 2:19
|TD||6:19||Jonathan Stewart 1 Yard Run (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 80 yds, 5:01
|TD||12:32||Steve Smith 4 Yard Pass From Jake Delhomme (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 12 plays, 80 yds, 4:46
|TD||6:00||Jason Snelling 1 Yard Run (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 14 plays, 80 yds, 6:30
|TD||1:12||Steve Smith 4 Yard Pass From Jake Delhomme (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 33 yds, 2:24
|FG||9:25||Jason Elam 24 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 12 plays, 74 yds, 5:39
|TD||13:50||Justin Peelle 3 Yard Pass From Matt Ryan (Matt Ryan Pass to Jason Snelling For Two-Point Conversion is No Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 59 yds, 7:11
|TD||2:15||Jonathan Stewart 45 Yard Run (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 51 yds, 1:38