Sunday, November 8, 2015
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The Atlanta Falcons take on the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at Levi's Stadium. The opening line for this game has Atlanta as 3 point favorites and the over/under was set at 44.5.
Matt Ryan finished his last game with 397 yards through the air for Atlanta. He completed 37 passes out of 45 attempts for a 82% completion percentage. Devonta Freeman led the Falcons in rushing with 88 yards. He averaged 4 yards per carry on his 21 rushing attempts for the game. Julio Jones was the team leader in receiving with a total of 162 yards and 12 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 14 yards per reception. As a team in that game Atlanta got a total of 28 first downs by way of 7 rushing, 19 passing, and 2 by penalty. They ran 73 total plays for 496 yards for the game. The Falcons ran for 101 yards on 27 attempts.
Colin Kaepernick finished his last game with 162 yards through the air for San Francisco. He completed 20 passes out of 41 attempts for a 49% completion percentage. Kaepernick led the 49ers in rushing with 28 yards. He averaged 5 yards per carry on his 6 rushing attempts for the game. Jerome Simpson was the team leader in receiving with a total of 34 yards and 3 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 11 yards per reception. San Francisco got a total of 11 first downs by way of 1 rushing, 8 passing, and 2 by penalty. They ran 65 total plays for 189 yards for the game. The 49ers ran for 38 yards on 21 attempts.
Atlanta is averaging 27 points per game on the offensive side of the ball. They are completing 26 passes per game on 39 attempts for a 67% percent completion percentage and average 289 yards in the passing department per game. The Falcons are running for an average of 126 yards per game on 29 attempts for an average of 4.3 yards per carry. They also run 70 plays per contest and average 5.9 yards per play for an average of 415 yards per game. The Falcons are averaging 24 first downs per game and they accumulate 69 penalty yards per game via 7.1 penalties.
Atlanta gives up an average of 262 passing yards and 22 points per game on the defensive side of the ball. They allow 25 completions per game on 39 attempts for a completion percentage of 64%. The Falcons give up 83 rushing yards per contest on 23 carries for a 3.6 average per carry. Atlanta gives up 345 total yards per game including 5.5 yards per play. They force 1.5 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 5.9 penalties per game that total 42.9 yards as a unit.
San Francisco is putting 14 points on the board per game on the offensive side of the ball. They complete 18 passes per game on 30 attempts for a 60% percent completion percentage and average 181 yards in the passing department for each outing. The 49ers run for an average of 101 yards per game on 26 attempts for an average of 3.9 yards per carry this season. They also run 60 plays per game and average 4.7 yards per play for a total of 282 yards per game. The 49ers get an average of 16 first downs per game and they average 44.6 penalty yards per game via 6.2 penalties.
San Francisco gives up 280 passing yards per outing and 26 points per game on the defensive side of the ball. They allow an average of 24 completions on 35 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 69%. The 49ers give up 124 rushing yards per game on 30 carries for an average of 4.1 yards per carry. San Francisco gives up 404 total yards per game including an average of 6.1 per play. They create an average of 1 turnovers per game and 6.4 penalties for 49.4 yards each game.
Atlanta Betting Trends
Atlanta is 2-5-1 against the over/under so far this season
Atlanta has an ATS record of 4-4-0 this season
San Francisco Betting Trends
San Francisco is 4-4-0 against the over/under so far this season
San Francisco has an ATS record of 3-5-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
11/03/15 CB Robert Alford Groin "?" Sunday vs. San Francisco
11/03/15 DE Tyson Jackson Ribs "?" Sunday vs. San Francisco
11/02/15 CB Desmond Trufant Back "?" Sunday vs. San Francisco
11/01/15 WR Leonard Hankerson Hamstring "?" Sunday vs. San Francisco
11/01/15 WR Nick Williams Hamstring "?" Sunday vs. San Francisco
11/01/15 S William Moore Groin "?" Sunday vs. San Francisco
10/21/15 FB Collin Mooney Arm IR
10/07/15 WR Devin Hester Toe IR - designated to return (eligible to return week 12)
09/10/15 G Jon Asamoah Undisclosed IR
11/03/15 RB Carlos Hyde Foot doubtful Sunday vs. Atlanta
11/03/15 RB Mike Davis Hand doubtful Sunday vs. Atlanta
11/02/15 QB Blaine Gabbert None expected to start Sunday vs Atlanta
11/02/15 P Bradley Pinion Calf "?" Sunday vs. Atlanta
11/02/15 RB Reggie Bush ACL IR
11/02/15 QB Colin Kaepernick None is not expected to start Sunday vs. Atlanta
11/02/15 TE Garrett Celek Concussion "?" Sunday vs. Atlanta
11/02/15 S L.J. McCray Knee "?" Sunday vs. Atlanta
11/01/15 WR Anquan Boldin Hamstring "?" Sunday vs. Atlanta
10/24/15 S Antoine Bethea Pectoral IR
09/10/15 WR Dres Anderson Undisclosed IR
09/07/15 RB Kendall Hunter Knee IR
Guy's Pick: Take Atlanta
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