The Falcons' experience in the playoffs could come into play. The Falcons, looking to get back to the Super Bowl after a disastrous loss to the New England Patriots in last years championship game, got a strong performance from kicker Matt Bryant who made all four kicks, including one from 54 yards, while quarterback Matt Ryan would complete his night throwing for 218 yards on 21 of 30, and 1 touchdown.
The Falcons are heading to Philadelphia.
The Atlanta Falcons survived a scare in the National Football League playoffs as they outlasted the Los Angeles Rams 26-13 in Saturday's NFC wildcard game. The three takeaways, all of them coming on Cam Newton interceptions, ended up being the only time this season that Atlanta forced three turnovers in a game.
Everything we just said looks like the Rams should win.
Not getting in their own way, like the Chargers are excellent at, is one thing. Atlanta does have a very athletic defense and they will need every ounce of it against a Rams side that is potent running the ball with Todd Gurley and passing the ball with Jared Goff which makes them a very tough out.
The Los Angeles Rams haven't been to the playoffs in 13 years. Minnesota is 13-3, but are you going to trust a playoff team with quarterback Case Keenum, who couldn't cut it in his first four National Football League seasons with Houston or the Rams?
With two more touchdowns against the Titans, Gurley finished with 19 in just 15 games (he sat out the finale against the San Francisco 49ers to rest for the playoffs). That 42-14 loss to the Falcons was a catalyst in the Rams' transformation from LA laughingstocks to NFC West champions, because coach Jeff Fisher was sacked the next day. In fact, the Falcons have allowed just one 100-yard rusher all season (Jay Ajayi, Week 6 vs. Miami).
Quinn was the defensive coordinator at the University of Florida when Gurley II starred as a freshman at Georgia in 2012, and in the rivalry game that year in Jacksonville, it was the Bulldogs, led by 118 yards and a touchdown from Gurley II, that upset then No. 3 Florida 17-9.
After a frighteningly unproductive 2016 season, Gurley led the league in total yards from scrimmage in 2017 and is a legit MVP candidate.
"I'm O-fer, so I don't have much experience in winning", he joked this week. "I knew he was good, but I didn't know he was better than everybody". "So he had kind of the combination of the make you miss and the ability to kind of size you up and run you over".
They never faced each other in the postseason while the Rams were in L.A. the first time around (the Falcons and St. Louis Rams did meet in the 2004 divisional round). Jones, who was targeted 10 times, caught nine of Ryan's passes for 94 yards and the aforementioned game-sealing touchdown. Heightening the drama is the 8:15 p.m. (NBC) primetime start.
To add insult to injury, a fight broke out after the play and JMU was taxed with a 15-yard penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct. Each championship game was played in Frisco except for James Madison's first title, won in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Miles has not yet been charged with a crime, but Round Rock Police do believe the girls are not willingly with him. Miles was the roommate of the girl's mother, Tonya Bates, who was found dead on December 31, 2017.
Tomorrow night's Powerball drawing has soared to $570 million making it the 5th largest Powerball jackpot ever. At nearly $1 billion combined, many across the USA are taking a chance this weekend on lottery tickets.
In Los Angeles, at New Amsterdam Naturals, a licensed medical marijuana shop, the management declined a request for comment. Sessions cited a return to "the rule of law" but emphasized leaving discretion up to individual U.S.
On the face of it, Apple's just saying, "Another year has passed, so the batteries in the iPhone 6 and 6s are older than before". Or there is the hands-on approach: Buy a battery replacement kit, like the $25 (roughly Rs. 1590) one sold by iFixit .
OnePlus hasn't said just how many are available, but notes the sandstone white variant is only available "while supplies last". Now we know why: OnePlus was already planning on bringing a white model to the rest of the world, sans Star Wars branding.
However, the government is "committed to passing the law and empower our Muslim sisters", said the parliamentary affairs minister. We can only commend the ruling party for striking a blow for the long-suffering Muslim women.
Gruden was traded to the Buccaneers and won the Super Bowl in his first season, beating the Raiders in Super Bowl XXXVII. Vermeil then launched a successful broadcast career before finally going back to the sidelines in 1997 with the Rams.
Simply remarkable by Mariota who will try to use this play to generate some momentum on the side of the Titans. That play alone puts him ahead of Alex Smith, who lit up the Titans for two scores in the first half.
In fact, LG says this one will be able to handle "express check-in and check-out services", which sounds pretty cool. The three join the airport guide robot and airport cleaning robot revealed previous year .
'Coach' Actor Jerry Van Dyke Dead at 86
Van Dyke's credits range from " My Mother the Car " in the 1960s to " Coach " in the late 1980s to, more recently, " The Middle ". He is survived by his older brother Dick Van Dyke as well as numerous children and grandchildren.
United Kingdom average new auto Carbon dioxide up in 2017
New (KOSDAQ: 160550.KQ - news) auto sales to private motorists were down 6.5%, fleet down 4.4% and business down 7.7%. The carmaker, Jeep saw the most dramatic year-on-year drop in new vehicle sales last year being down by 54.7 percent.
'Undisputed': LaVar Ball is a genius!
A news conference took place on Friday , with LiAngelo, LaMelo and of course LaVar answering questions from the assembled media. Terrill, AP The Ball family is trying to cash in on the family's success with Big Baller Brand apparel.