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BOXSCORE | RECAP
New England 31, Atlanta 28
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, October 9, 2005
Where: Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Georgia
Temperature: Dome
Head Official: Terry McAulay
Attendance: 71079
Final Scoring Summary
 
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New England 14014331
Atlanta 01301528
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
New England - - - W1
Atlanta - - - L1
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this loss, the Atlanta Falcons have a - record at home this season. The New England Patriots have a - record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Falcons have won null of their last 10 games.
  • New England has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Patriots have won null of their last 10 games.
  • The Atlanta Falcons starting quarterback, Matt Schaub, threw for 298 yards, 3 touchdowns and had 0 interceptions in the game. Matt Schaub ran for 3 yards.
  • The New England Patriots starting quarterback, Tom Brady, threw for 350 yards, 3 touchdowns and had 1 interception in the game. Tom Brady ran for 1 yard.
  • Following this game the Atlanta Falcons average points per game and 0.0 offensive yards per game. The New England Patriots average points per game and 0.0 offensive yards per game.
Top Game Performances
Rushing
New England   Atlanta
Corey Dillon Player Warrick Dunn
23 Attempts 19
106 Yards 83
4.6 Avg Yards 4.4
0 Touchdowns 0
12 Long 13
Receiving
New England   Atlanta
Daniel Graham Player Brian Finneran
5 Receptions 5
119 Yards 103
23.8 Avg Yards 20.6
1 Touchdowns 0
45 Long 53
Team Stats Summary
 
  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
New England 483 141 342 4 1 0 5.0 0
Atlanta 400 116 284 3 2 1 1.0 0
Upcoming Games
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against New Orleans. The Falcons have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • New England will play their next game on the road against Denver. The Patriots have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.