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Home Stand

The Falcons will finally be back home, and they will try to improve on their six-game winning streak against the San Diego Chargers in week seven. This will be the third matchup in the Georgia Dome – 10th overall meeting – between the two clubs and the first meeting in Atlanta since 2004, where the Falcons snuck away with a 21-20 victory over the Chargers. The Falcons lead the all-time series 8-1.

Milestones

QB Matt Ryan

In week six, Matt Ryan tied former QB Dan Fouts for an NFL record 45 straight games of 200+ passing yards.

  • *Matt Ryan 45 games
  • Dan Fouts 45 games
  • Drew Brees 43 games
  • *Drew Brees 40 games

*Active Streaks

All-Time Points Leaders

Franchise Leaders

K Matt Bryant

K Matt Bryant has scored 57 points through five weeks of the season, pushing his franchise number to 791 points.

  1. Morten Anderson 806 points
  2. Matt Bryant 791 points
  3. Mick Luckhurst 558 points
Matt Ryan vs. AFC West

All-Time Results

  • All-time regular season results: Atlanta 8-1
  • Current Streak: Falcons last six
  • Last Regular Season Meeting: '12 Falcons 27-3

Opponent Five Minute Drives

The Falcons defense has only allowed four 5+ minute drives out of 67 total drives, which is tied for the fourth fewest opponent 5+ minute drives in the NFL.

Opponent Punt Returns

The Falcons punt return unit has only allowed 54 total yards, which is sixth in the NFL.

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