Atlanta Falcons at New York Giants

SUNDAY, SEPT. 26, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // METLIFE STADIUM // REFEREE: ADRIAN HILL

ON THE AIRWAVES

TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Kenny Albert, Jonathan Vilma, Sara Walsh (field reporter)
SIRIUS: 146 (Atl.), 211 (NYG) | XM: 391 (Atl.), 229 (NYG) | SXM App: 801 (Atl.), 823 (NYG)

 

REGULAR-SEASON SERIES HISTORY

LEADER: Falcons lead all-time series, 13-11
STREAKS: Falcons have won past 2
LAST GAME: 10/22/18: Giants 20 at Falcons 23
LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/20/15: Falcons 24, Giants 20

 

ATLANTA FALCONS LEADERS NEW YORK GIANTS

L 48-25 at Tampa Bay LAST WEEK L 30-29 at Washington (Thu.)
Arthur Smith: 0-0 COACH VS. OPP. Joe Judge: 0-0
15.5/40.0 PTS. FOR/AGAINST 21.0/28.5
304.0 OFFENSE 352.5
Matt Ryan: 56-81-464-2-3-76.4 PASSING Daniel Jones: 44-69-516-2-0-96.0
Mike Davis: 24-87-3.6-0 RUSHING Daniel Jones (QB): 15-122-8.1-2
Calvin Ridley: 12-114-9.5-1 RECEIVING Sterling Shepard: 16-207-12.9-1
387.5 DEFENSE 413.5
Four tied: 1 SACKS Azeez Ojulari (R): 2
– INTs James Bradberry: 1
-2 (1/3) TAKE/GIVE +1 (2/1)
Cameron Nizialek: 43.6 (39.7) PUNTING (NET) Riley Dixon: 47.5 (40.2)
Younghoe Koo: 11 (2/2 PAT; 3/3 FG) KICKING Graham Gano: 18 (3/3 PAT; 5/5 FG)

 

FALCONS NOTES

• QB MATT RYAN passed for 300 yards in Week 2. Has 56,231 pass yards & surpassed DREW BREES (56,033) for most pass yards in 1st 14 seasons. Has 70 career games with 300+ pass yards, 5th-most in NFL history. Has 1,596 pass yards (319.2 per game) & 8 TDs vs. INT for 102.5 rating in 5 career starts vs. NYG. Passed for 379 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 115.7 rating in last meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. NYG with 300+ pass yards.

• RB MIKE DAVIS had 7 receptions & 63 scrimmage yards (38 rush, 25 rec.) last week. RB CORDARRELLE PATTERSON had 5 catches, 69 scrimmage yards (58 rec., 11 rush) & 2 TDs (1 rush, 1 rec.) in Week 2, his 2nd-career game with 2 scrimmage TDs.

• WR CALVIN RIDLEY had 7 catches for 63 yards & TD catch in Week 2. Aims for his 10th in row with 5+ receptions & 50+ rec. yards. Had 5 receptions in last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row on road vs. NFC East with TD catch. Rookie TE KYLE PITTS had 5 catches for team-high 73 rec. yards in Week 2. WR RUSSELL GAGE had 5 receptions last week. Has 5+ receptions in 4 of his past 5 on road.

• LB DEION JONES had sack last week. Had 7+ tackles in 5 of his 6 career games vs. NFC East. LB FOYESADE OLUOKUN had teamhigh 9 tackles & 7th-career FF last week. Aims for his 8th in row with 6+ tackles. LB DANTE FOWLER had 1st sack of season & 8th-career FF in Week 2. DT GRADY JARRETT had 2 sacks in last meeting. CB A.J. TERRELL had career-high 2 PD last week. Aims for his 5th in row on road with PD

GIANTS NOTES

• QB DANIEL JONES passed for 249 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 102.2 rating last week. Had career-high 95 rush yards & 5thcareer rush TD in Week 2. Can become 4th QB since 1970 (HOFer TERRY BRADSHAW, CHARLIE FRYE & KYLER MURRAY) with rush TD in each of 1st 3 weeks of a season. Has 90+ rating in 3 of his past 4 starts at home.

• RB SAQUON BARKLEY had 69 scrimmage yards (57 rush, 12 rec.) last week. Had 9 receptions, 94 scrimmage yards (51 rec., 43 rush) & rush TD in last meeting. Has 1,842 scrimmage yards (115.1 per game) & 12 TDs (11 rush, 1 rec.) in 16 career home games.

• WR STERLING SHEPARD led team in catches (9) & rec. yards (94) last week. Aims for his 5th in row with 7+ receptions. Had 5 catches for career-high 167 yards in last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row at home with 100+ rec. yards & TD catch. WR KENNY GOLLADAY had 6 receptions for 114 yards in his last game vs. Atl. (10/25/20 w/ Det.). WR DARIUS SLAYTON had 54 rec. yards & 12th-career TD catch in Week 2.

• LB BLAKE MARTINEZ led team with 12 tackles last week. Has 10+ tackles in 4 of his past 5 games. Has 12 tackles in his last game vs. Atl. (12/9/18 w/ GB). Rookie LB AZEEZ OJULARI can become 5th rookie since 2000 with sack in each of 1st 3 career games. CB JAMES BRADBERRY had 7 tackles & 12th-career INT last week. Aims for his 4th in row with PD. Has 5+ tackles in 6 of his past 7 vs. Atl. DB LOGAN RYAN had 8 tackles in his last game vs. Atl. (9/29/19 w/ Ten.).