Detroit 21, Atlanta 34

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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 13:33
 TD  Falcons 7 - Lions 0
Michael Jenkins 62 yd. pass from Matt Ryan (Jason Elam kick)
1st Quarter - 7:33
 TD  Falcons 14 - Lions 0
Michael Turner 66 yd. run (Jason Elam kick)
1st Quarter - 3:20
 TD  Falcons 21 - Lions 0
Michael Turner 5 yd. run (Jason Elam kick)
2nd Quarter - 4:06
 TD  Falcons 21 - Lions 7
Kevin Smith 3 yd. run (Jason Hanson kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:16
 TD  Falcons 21 - Lions 14
Roy Williams 21 yd. pass from Jon Kitna (Jason Hanson kick)
3rd Quarter - 9:45
 FG  Falcons 24 - Lions 14
Jason Elam 50 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 5:57
 TD  Falcons 31 - Lions 14
Jerious Norwood 10 yd. run (Jason Elam kick)
3rd Quarter - 1:40
 TD  Falcons 31 - Lions 21
Casey Fitzsimmons 1 yd. pass from Jon Kitna (Jason Hanson kick)
4th Quarter - 10:23
 FG  Falcons 34 - Lions 21
Jason Elam 25 yd. field goal

Team Stats

  Lions Falcons
First downs 21 23
Rushes-Yards 21-70 42-318
Passing Yards 246 156
Sacked-Yards lost 3-16 1-5
Return Yardage 123 128
Passing 24-33-1 9-13-0
Punts-Average 6-42.5 3-38.3
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 5-30 7-68
Field Goals 0-0 2-2
Red Zone Efficiency 2-2-100% 2-4-50%
Goal To Go Efficiency 2-2-100% 2-3-67%
Time of Possession 30 : 53 29 : 07

Player Stats

Lions (0 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Jon Kitna 24/33 262 2 1
Falcons (0 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Matt Ryan 9/13 161 1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
Kevin Smith 16 48 1 10
Rudi Johnson 3 14 0 12
Jon Kitna 2 8 0 8
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
Michael Turner 22 220 2 66
Jerious Norwood 14 93 1 17
Harry Douglas 1 7 0 7
Matt Ryan 5 -2 0 2
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
Calvin Johnson 7 107 0 38
Roy Williams 3 47 1 21
Kevin Smith 4 32 0 12
Shaun McDonald 4 29 0 11
Dan Campbell 1 21 0 21
Mike Furrey 2 14 0 12
Michael Gaines 2 11 0 6
Casey Fitzsimmons 1 1 1 1
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
Michael Jenkins 1 62 1 62
Roddy White 2 54 0 46
Ben Hartsock 1 17 0 17
Justin Peelle 1 13 0 13
Jerious Norwood 2 6 0 3
Michael Turner 1 6 0 6
Ovie Mughelli 1 3 0 3
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Lawyer Milloy 1 38 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
Dewayne White 1.0 5.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
John Abraham 3.0 12.0
Tackles
  TK AST
Dwight Smith 6 2
Ernie Sims 5 1
Gerald Alexander 4 0
Cory Redding 3 0
Jared DeVries 3 0
Paris Lenon 3 1
Jordan Dizon 3 1
Leigh Bodden 3 1
Travis Fisher 2 0
Shaun Cody 2 0
Ryan Nece 2 0
Chartric Darby 2 0
Daniel Bullocks 1 0
Brian Kelly 1 0
Alex Lewis 1 0
Dewayne White 1 2
Tackles
  TK AST
Brent Grimes 6 0
Erik Coleman 6 0
Michael Boley 6 1
Lawyer Milloy 5 0
John Abraham 4 0
Chris Houston 3 0
Jonathan Babineaux 3 0
Grady Jackson 3 1
Chevis Jackson 2 0
Keith Brooking 2 1
Curtis Lofton 2 2
Kindal Moorehead 1 0
Chauncey Davis 1 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
Jon Kitna 1 0
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
No fumbles

Game Info

Date - Sunday, September 7 2008 1:00PM
Location - Georgia Dome
Temperature - Dome
Head Official - Ron Winter
Attendance - 62310

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