This is the fourth time in team history the Falcons have advanced to the NFC Championship game. The last time was in 2012 when the team took on the San Francisco 49ers.
The Falcons racked up 422 total yards against the Seahawks. The 422 total yards were the third most yards Seattle gave up all season (including postseason). Also, Atlanta’s 338 passing yards were the most Seattle gave up all season (including postseason).
The defense sacked Seahawks QB Russell Wilson three times, marking the 16th straight game (including postseason) the team has recorded a sack. Atlanta also forced two turnovers during the game. The team has forced 16 turnovers in the last nine games – 11 in the last five games.
The Falcons have four plays of 20+ yards this postseason, which is tied for fifth among qualifying teams.