Press Box Notes at Carolina Panthers

CHRISTMAS EVE MATCHUP

The Falcons will travel to Charlotte in week 16 to face the Carolina Panthers on Christmas Eve. Atlanta will be searching for their first victory in Bank of America Stadium since 2014 and their third consecutive win over the Panthers.

Milestones

QB Matt Ryan

In week seven, Matt Ryan broke an NFL record by throwing for 200+ yards in 46 straight games. His streak currently stands at 53 games.

  • *Matt Ryan 53 games
  • *Drew Brees 49 games
  • Dan Fouts 45 games
  • Drew Brees 43 games

*Active Streaks

Ryan is the first player in NFL history to pass for 200+ yards in 50 consecutive games.

Ryan threw for a career high 503 yards in week four versus the Panthers. He averages 269.3 passing yards per game against Carolina.

All-Time Points Leader

Franchise Leaders

K Matt Bryant

K Matt Bryant broke former Falcons kicker Morten Andersen's franchise record for points scored in week eight. Bryant broke the record on an extra point in the first quarter following Taylor Gabriel's 47 yard touchdown reception. he now has 871 points.

  1. Matt Bryant 871 points
  2. Morten Andersen 806 points
  3. Mick Luckhurst 558 points
Julio Jones put up historic numbers when he caught 12 passes for 300 yards in week four.

Flipcard

All-Time Results

  • All-time regular season results: Falcons 26-17
  • Current Regular Season Streak: Falcons two of three
  • Last Regular Season Meeting: ‘16 Falcons 48-33 (Atl)
Single Season Sacks
S Keanu Neal is ranked first among rookies in total tackles (97) and LB Deion Jones is ranked second (87).
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