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Detroit Lions 21 at Atlanta Falcons 34

Sunday, September 7, 2008
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Detroit Lions (0-16-0)0147021
Atlanta Falcons (11-5-0)21010334

Game Info
Stadium Georgia Dome
Start Time (ET) 1:04pm
Roof dome
Surface fieldturf
Duration 2:49
Attendance 62,310
Vegas Line Detroit Lions -3.0
Over/Under 41.0 (over)
Officials
Referee Ron Winter
Umpire Ruben Fowler
Head Linesman Jim Mello
Field Judge Duke Carroll
Back Judge Richard Reels
Side Judge Tom Hill
Line Judge Tom Stephan

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Starting Lineups

Pass Targets

Detroit Lions
Deep Left (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Middle (1/2, 21 yards)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Calvin Johnson 1 1 21 0
Roy Williams 1 0 0 0
Deep Right (1/3, 21 yards, 1 TD)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Calvin Johnson 2 0 0 0
Roy Williams 1 1 21 1
Short Left (7/10, 51 yards)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Mike Furrey 1 1 2 0
Michael Gaines 3 2 11 0
Calvin Johnson 3 2 18 0
Shaun McDonald 1 0 0 0
Kevin Smith 2 2 20 0
Short Middle (7/8, 109 yards)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Dan Campbell 1 1 21 0
Mike Furrey 1 1 12 0
Calvin Johnson 2 2 48 0
Shaun McDonald 2 1 8 0
Kevin Smith 1 1 7 0
Roy Williams 1 1 13 0
Short Right (8/9, 60 yards, 1 TD)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Casey Fitzsimmons 1 1 1 1
Calvin Johnson 2 2 20 0
Shaun McDonald 3 3 21 0
Kevin Smith 1 1 5 0
Roy Williams 2 1 13 0
Atlanta Falcons
Deep Left (2/2, 108 yards, 1 TD)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Michael Jenkins 1 1 62 1
Roddy White 1 1 46 0
Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Short Left (1/2, 3 yards)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Jerious Norwood 2 1 3 0
Short Middle (1/3, 3 yards)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Jerious Norwood 2 1 3 0
Justin Peelle 1 0 0 0
Short Right (5/6, 47 yards)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Ben Hartsock 1 1 17 0
Michael Jenkins 1 0 0 0
Ovie Mughelli 1 1 3 0
Justin Peelle 1 1 13 0
Michael Turner 1 1 6 0
Roddy White 1 1 8 0

Rushing

Detroit Lions
LE (1 rush, -4 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Kevin Smith 1 -4 0
LT (6 rushes, 42 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Kevin Smith 6 42 0
LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (8 rushes, 20 yards, 1 TD)
Player Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 1 12 0
Jon Kitna 1 8 0
Kevin Smith 6 0 1
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (3 rushes, 12 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 1 3 0
Kevin Smith 2 9 0
RE (2 rushes, 0 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 1 -1 0
Kevin Smith 1 1 0
Atlanta Falcons
LE (8 rushes, 67 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Harry Douglas 1 7 0
Jerious Norwood 2 6 0
Michael Turner 5 54 0
LT (9 rushes, 116 yards, 3 TD)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerious Norwood 4 22 1
Michael Turner 5 94 2
LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (15 rushes, 97 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerious Norwood 6 35 0
Michael Turner 9 62 0
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (2 rushes, 19 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerious Norwood 1 17 0
Michael Turner 1 2 0
RE (4 rushes, 23 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerious Norwood 1 13 0
Matt Ryan 1 2 0
Michael Turner 2 8 0

Pass Tackles

Detroit Lions
Deep Left
Player
Leigh Bodden 1
Deep MiddleDeep Right
Short Left
Player
Jordon Dizon 1
Short Middle Short Right
Atlanta Falcons
Deep LeftDeep Middle
Player
Erik Coleman 1
Deep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right

Detroit Lions Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 13:33 DET 16 5 3:54 22 Punt View Drive »
2 1 7:33 DET 23 3 1:02 2 Punt View Drive »
3 1 3:20 DET 26 6 4:00 34 Punt View Drive »
4 2 11:02 DET 41 12 6:56 59 Touchdown View Drive »
5 2 2:38 DET 31 4 1:06 10 Punt View Drive »
6 2 0:55 DET 33 4 0:39 67 Touchdown View Drive »
7 3 15:00 DET 41 5 2:50 21 Interception View Drive »
8 3 9:45 DET 20 3 1:39 9 Punt View Drive »
9 3 5:57 DET 25 8 4:17 75 Touchdown View Drive »
10 4 10:23 DET 21 7 4:30 12 Punt View Drive »

Atlanta Falcons Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 ATL 26 3 1:27 74 Touchdown View Drive »
2 1 9:39 ATL 20 4 2:06 80 Touchdown View Drive »
3 1 6:31 ATL 33 6 3:11 67 Touchdown View Drive »
4 2 14:20 ATL 9 5 3:18 22 Punt View Drive »
5 2 4:06 ATL 38 3 1:28 -5 Punt View Drive »
6 2 1:32 ATL 12 3 0:37 4 Punt View Drive »
7 2 0:16 ATL 34 1 0:16 -1 End of Half View Drive »
8 3 12:10 DET 49 5 2:25 17 Field Goal View Drive »
9 3 8:06 ATL 32 5 2:09 68 Touchdown View Drive »
10 3 1:40 ATL 20 12 6:17 73 Field Goal View Drive »
11 4 5:53 ATL 28 11 5:53 55 End of Game View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DET ATL EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 DET 30 Jason Hanson kicks off 75 yards, returned by Jerious Norwood for 31 yards (tackle by Alex Lewis) 0 0 0 0.67 0.0
1 14:54 1 10 ATL 26 Michael Turner left tackle for 9 yards (tackle by Ernie Sims) 0 0 0.67 1.35 45.1
1 14:20 2 1 ATL 35 Michael Turner left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Jared DeVries) 0 0 1.35 1.47 45.5
1 13:42 1 10 ATL 38 Matt Ryan pass complete deep left to Michael Jenkins for 62 yards, touchdown 0 6 1.47 7 59.1
1 Jason Elam kicks extra point good 0 7 0 0 0.0
1 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 68 yards, returned by Mike Furrey for 14 yards (tackle by Jerious Norwood) 0 7 0 -0.14 0.0
1 13:27 1 10 DET 16 Kevin Smith left tackle for 8 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman) 0 7 -0.14 0.55 60.5
1 12:52 2 2 DET 24 Penalty on Stephen Peterman: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 7 0.55 -0.18 62.7
1 12:35 2 7 DET 19 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Calvin Johnson for 11 yards (tackle by Chris Houston) 0 7 -0.18 0.94 59.5
1 12:00 1 10 DET 30 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Kevin Smith for 7 yards (tackle by Michael Boley) 0 7 0.94 1.34 58.5
1 11:15 2 3 DET 37 Kevin Smith left end for -4 yards (tackle by Grady Jackson) 0 7 1.34 0.1 62.3
1 10:29 3 7 DET 33 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Michael Gaines for 5 yards (tackle by Keith Brooking) 0 7 0.1 -0.85 65.3
1 9:53 4 2 DET 38 Nick Harris punts 52 yards, returned by Adam Jennings for 10 yards (tackle by Kalvin Pearson) 0 7 -0.85 -0.28 63.8
1 9:39 1 10 ATL 20 Michael Turner left end for 3 yards (tackle by Paris Lenon) 0 7 0.28 0.14 63.4
1 9:04 2 7 ATL 23 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Ovie Mughelli for 3 yards (tackle by Jared DeVries) 0 7 0.14 -0.16 62.7
1 8:22 3 4 ATL 26 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Roddy White for 8 yards (tackle by Brian Kelly) 0 7 -0.16 1.2 66.8
1 7:46 1 10 ATL 34 Michael Turner left tackle for 66 yards, touchdown 0 13 1.2 7 79.4
1 Jason Elam kicks extra point good 0 14 0 0 0.0
1 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 63 yards, returned by Mike Furrey for 16 yards (tackle by Adam Jennings) 0 14 0 0.48 0.0
1 7:29 1 10 DET 23 Kevin Smith right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Grady Jackson and Chauncey Davis) 0 14 0.48 0.2 81.3
1 6:52 2 8 DET 25 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short left intended for Shaun McDonald (defended by Michael Boley) 0 14 0.2 -0.49 82.9
1 6:48 3 8 DET 25 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short right intended for Roy E. Williams 0 14 -0.49 -1.7 85.3
1 6:43 4 8 DET 25 Nick Harris punts 44 yards, returned by Adam Jennings for 2 yards (tackle by Alex Lewis) 0 14 -1.7 -1.14 84.2
1 6:31 1 10 ATL 33 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Michael Turner for 6 yards (tackle by Alex Lewis) 0 14 1.14 1.4 84.8
1 5:53 2 4 ATL 39 Jerious Norwood up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Shaun Cody) 0 14 1.4 1.09 84.4
1 5:18 3 1 ATL 42 Michael Turner right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Shaun Cody) 0 14 1.09 1.86 86.1
1 4:37 1 10 ATL 44 Jerious Norwood right tackle for 17 yards (tackle by Leigh Bodden and Ernie Sims) 0 14 1.86 2.98 88.2
1 3:56 1 10 DET 39 Michael Turner left end for 29 yards (tackle by Gerald Alexander and Dwight Smith). Penalty on Brian Kelly: Face Mask (15 Yards), 5 yards 0 14 2.98 6.06 92.6
1 3:25 1 5 DET 5 Michael Turner left tackle for 5 yards, touchdown 0 20 6.06 7 92.7
1 Jason Elam kicks extra point good 0 21 0 0 0.0
1 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 67 yards, returned by Marcus Thomas for 23 yards (tackle by Jerious Norwood) 0 21 0 0.67 0.0
1 3:14 1 10 DET 26 Kevin Smith up the middle for -2 yards (tackle by Grady Jackson) 0 21 0.67 -0.14 94.0
1 2:34 2 12 DET 24 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Calvin Johnson for 7 yards (tackle by Chris Houston) 0 21 -0.14 0.1 93.9
1 1:52 3 5 DET 31 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short left intended for Michael Gaines. Penalty on Chevis Jackson: Defensive Holding, 5 yards (no play) 0 21 0.1 1.33 92.7
1 1:47 1 10 DET 36 Jon Kitna pass complete deep middle to Calvin Johnson for 21 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman) 0 21 1.33 2.72 91.0
1 1:05 1 10 ATL 43 Jon Kitna sacked by John Abraham for -8 yards 0 21 2.72 1.1 93.2
1 0:32 2 18 DET 49 Kevin Smith left tackle for 9 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman) 0 21 1.1 1.62 92.8
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DET ATL EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 3 9 ATL 42 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Mike Furrey for 2 yards (tackle by Michael Boley) 0 21 1.62 0.59 94.0
2 14:28 4 7 ATL 40 Nick Harris punts 31 yards, fair catch by Adam Jennings 0 21 0.59 0.38 94.4
2 14:20 1 10 ATL 9 Matt Ryan right end for 2 yards 0 21 -0.38 -0.63 94.2
2 13:45 2 8 ATL 11 Michael Turner left tackle for 11 yards (tackle by Ernie Sims and Dwight Smith) 0 21 -0.63 0.41 95.3
2 13:02 1 10 ATL 22 Michael Turner left end for 7 yards (tackle by Ryan Nece) 0 21 0.41 0.81 95.8
2 12:20 2 3 ATL 29 Jerious Norwood left end for -1 yards (tackle by Ernie Sims) 0 21 0.81 -0.03 95.2
2 11:45 Timeout #1 by Detroit Lions 0 21 0 0
2 11:45 3 4 ATL 28 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Jerious Norwood for 3 yards (tackle by Jordon Dizon) 0 21 -0.03 -1.31 94.1
2 11:10 4 1 ATL 31 Michael Koenen punts 28 yards 0 21 -1.31 -1.66 93.9
2 11:02 1 10 DET 41 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Calvin Johnson for 9 yards (tackle by Brent Grimes) 0 21 1.66 2.34 93.2
2 10:23 2 1 50 Kevin Smith up the middle for no gain (tackle by Curtis Lofton and Grady Jackson) 0 21 2.34 1.62 94.2
2 9:40 3 1 50 Penalty on Dominic Raiola: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 21 1.62 0.96 95.0
2 9:15 3 6 DET 45 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Shaun McDonald for 6 yards (tackle by Brent Grimes) 0 21 0.96 2.32 93.8
2 8:34 1 10 ATL 49 Kevin Smith left tackle for 8 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 0 21 2.32 2.86 93.3
2 7:59 2 2 ATL 41 Kevin Smith up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Jonathan Babineaux) 0 21 2.86 3.12 93.2
2 7:19 1 10 ATL 37 Jon Kitna pass incomplete deep left intended for Calvin Johnson. Penalty on Calvin Johnson: Illegal Touch Pass, 5 yards (no play) 0 21 3.12 2.79 93.8
2 7:12 1 15 ATL 42 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Daniel Campbell for 21 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman) 0 21 2.79 4.17 92.1
2 7:02 1 10 ATL 21 Jon Kitna pass incomplete deep right intended for Calvin Johnson 0 21 4.17 3.63 92.9
2 6:26 Timeout #2 by Detroit Lions 0 21 0 0
2 6:26 2 10 ATL 21 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Roy E. Williams for 13 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman) 0 21 3.63 5.37 90.6
2 5:44 1 8 ATL 8 Rudi Johnson right end for -1 yards (tackle by Brent Grimes and Curtis Lofton) 0 21 5.37 4.38 92.3
2 5:02 2 9 ATL 9 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short left intended for Michael Gaines 0 21 4.38 3.36 93.9
2 4:54 3 9 ATL 9 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short middle intended for Roy E. Williams. Penalty on Chris Houston: Illegal Contact, 5 yards (no play) 0 21 3.36 6.28 89.7
2 4:49 Timeout #3 by Detroit Lions 0 21 0 0
2 4:49 1 4 ATL 4 Kevin Smith left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Lawyer Milloy and Curtis Lofton) 0 21 6.28 5.53 91.0
2 4:10 2 3 ATL 3 Kevin Smith up the middle for 3 yards, touchdown 6 21 5.53 7 90.5
2 Jason Hanson kicks extra point good 7 21 0 0 0.0
2 DET 30 Jason Hanson kicks off 66 yards 7 21 0 1.47 0.0
2 3:57 1 10 ATL 38 Michael Turner up the middle for no gain (tackle by Chartric Darby) 7 21 1.47 0.92 90.4
2 3:13 2 10 ATL 38 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short right intended for Michael Jenkins (defended by Dwight Smith) 7 21 0.92 0.23 89.5
2 3:09 3 10 ATL 38 Matt Ryan sacked by Dewayne White for -5 yards 7 21 0.23 -1.18 86.8
2 2:45 4 15 ATL 33 Michael Koenen punts 36 yards, fair catch by Mike Furrey 7 21 -1.18 -1 87.3
2 2:38 1 10 DET 31 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Shaun McDonald for 11 yards (tackle by Michael Boley) 7 21 1 1.73 85.8
2 2:17 1 10 DET 42 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Roy E. Williams for 5 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman). Penalty on Roy E. Williams: Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards (no play) 7 21 1.73 1.07 87.4
2 2:00 1 20 DET 32 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Shaun McDonald for 4 yards (tackle by Michael Boley) 7 21 1.07 0.38 88.9
2 1:55 2 16 DET 36 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Kevin Smith for 5 yards (tackle by Keith Brooking) 7 21 0.38 0.37 89.0
2 1:47 3 11 DET 41 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short left intended for Calvin Johnson 7 21 0.37 -0.65 90.9
2 1:41 4 11 DET 41 Nick Harris punts 43 yards, returned by Adam Jennings for -4 yards (tackle by Kalvin Pearson) 7 21 -0.65 0.35 89.1
2 1:32 1 10 ATL 12 Jerious Norwood left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Cory Redding) 7 21 -0.35 -0.37 89.2
2 1:13 2 6 ATL 16 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Jerious Norwood 7 21 -0.37 -0.95 88.2
2 1:07 3 6 ATL 16 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short left intended for Jerious Norwood (defended by Paris Lenon) 7 21 -0.95 -2.39 85.0
2 1:03 4 6 ATL 16 Michael Koenen punts 51 yards, fair catch by Mike Furrey 7 21 -2.39 -1.14 87.8
2 0:55 1 10 DET 33 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Kevin Smith for 8 yards (tackle by Erik Coleman) 7 21 1.14 1.67 86.8
2 0:46 2 2 DET 41 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Calvin Johnson for 38 yards (tackle by Brent Grimes) 7 21 1.67 4.17 80.5
2 0:23 1 10 ATL 21 Jon Kitna spiked the ball 7 21 4.17 3.63 82.2
2 0:23 2 10 ATL 21 Jon Kitna pass complete deep right to Roy E. Williams for 21 yards, touchdown. Replay Assistant challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was upheld. 13 21 3.63 7 75.1
2 Jason Hanson kicks extra point good 14 21 0 0 0.0
2 DET 30 Jason Hanson kicks off 46 yards, returned by Ben Wilkerson for 10 yards (tackle by Kalvin Pearson) 14 21 0 1.2 0.0
2 0:11 1 10 ATL 34 Matt Ryan kneels for -1 yards 14 21 1.2 0.52 71.7
End of Half14210.520
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DET ATL EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 71 yards, returned by Marcus Thomas for 27 yards (tackle by Coy Wire). Penalty on Adam Jennings: Low Block, 15 yards 14 21 0 1.66 0.0
3 14:55 1 10 DET 41 Kevin Smith left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by John Abraham) 14 21 1.66 1.93 64.6
3 14:17 2 4 DET 47 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Roy E. Williams for 13 yards (tackle by Brent Grimes) 14 21 1.93 2.92 60.9
3 13:43 1 10 ATL 40 Kevin Smith up the middle for -4 yards (tackle by Michael Boley) 14 21 2.92 1.83 65.6
3 13:05 2 14 ATL 44 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Michael Gaines for 6 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 14 21 1.83 1.95 65.4
3 12:24 3 8 ATL 38 Jon Kitna pass incomplete deep middle intended for Roy E. Williams is intercepted by Lawyer Milloy at ATL-13 and returned for 38 yards (tackle by Rudi Johnson) 14 21 1.95 -2.32 80.9
3 12:10 1 10 DET 49 Michael Turner up the middle for 10 yards (tackle by Gerald Alexander) 14 21 2.32 2.98 82.9
3 11:35 1 10 DET 39 Michael Turner up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Dwight Smith) 14 21 2.98 2.58 82.1
3 11:02 2 9 DET 38 Jerious Norwood up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Jared DeVries) 14 21 2.58 2.28 81.6
3 10:26 3 6 DET 35 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Jerious Norwood for 3 yards (tackle by Dwight Smith) 14 21 2.28 1.29 78.8
3 9:50 4 3 DET 32 Jason Elam 50 yard field goal good 14 24 1.29 3 84.4
3 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 70 yards, touchback 14 24 0 0.28 0.0
3 9:45 1 10 DET 20 Kevin Smith right end for 1 yard (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 14 24 0.28 -0.13 84.8
3 9:07 2 9 DET 21 Jon Kitna pass incomplete deep right intended for Calvin Johnson 14 24 -0.13 -0.82 87.0
3 9:02 3 9 DET 21 Jon Kitna up the middle for 8 yards 14 24 -0.82 -1.44 88.5
3 8:18 4 1 DET 29 Nick Harris punts 44 yards, returned by Adam Jennings for 5 yards (tackle by Jordon Dizon) 14 24 -1.44 -1.07 88.1
3 8:06 1 10 ATL 32 Penalty on Justin Blalock: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 14 24 1.07 0.74 87.4
3 8:06 1 15 ATL 27 Jerious Norwood right end for 13 yards (tackle by Travis Fisher) 14 24 0.74 1.61 89.4
3 7:30 2 2 ATL 40 Michael Turner right end for 4 yards (tackle by Paris Lenon) 14 24 1.61 1.86 90.3
3 6:54 1 10 ATL 44 Matt Ryan pass complete deep left to Roddy White for 46 yards (tackle by Leigh Bodden) 14 24 1.86 4.91 95.5
3 6:40 1 10 DET 10 Michael Turner up the middle for no gain (tackle by Dwight Smith) 14 24 4.91 4.19 94.7
3 6:02 2 10 DET 10 Jerious Norwood left tackle for 10 yards, touchdown 14 30 4.19 7 96.9
3 Jason Elam kicks extra point good 14 31 0 0 0.0
3 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 65 yards, returned by Marcus Thomas for 20 yards (tackle by Stephen Nicholas) 14 31 0 0.61 0.0
3 5:50 1 10 DET 25 Jon Kitna pass complete short left to Kevin Smith for 12 yards (tackle by Chris Houston) 14 31 0.61 1.4 96.7
3 5:13 1 10 DET 37 Kevin Smith right tackle for 7 yards (tackle by Jonathan Babineaux) 14 31 1.4 1.8 96.5
3 4:38 2 3 DET 44 Kevin Smith left tackle for 10 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 14 31 1.8 2.52 96.0
3 3:59 1 10 ATL 46 Jon Kitna pass incomplete short middle intended for Shaun McDonald 14 31 2.52 1.98 96.8
3 3:53 2 10 ATL 46 Rudi Johnson up the middle for 12 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 14 31 1.98 3.31 95.4
3 3:13 1 10 ATL 34 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Mike Furrey for 12 yards (tackle by Michael Boley) 14 31 3.31 4.11 94.7
3 2:32 1 10 ATL 22 Rudi Johnson right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Kindal Moorehead) 14 31 4.11 3.97 95.2
3 1:50 2 7 ATL 19 Jon Kitna pass incomplete deep left intended for Calvin Johnson. Penalty on Chris Houston: Defensive Pass Interference, 18 yards, Penalty on Keith Brooking: Illegal Contact (Declined) (no play) 14 31 3.97 6.97 90.1
3 1:45 1 1 ATL 1 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Casey Fitzsimmons for 1 yard, touchdown 20 31 6.97 7 92.3
3 Jason Hanson kicks extra point good 21 31 0 0 0.0
3 DET 30 Jason Hanson kicks off 70 yards, touchback 21 31 0 0.28 0.0
3 1:40 1 10 ATL 20 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Justin Peelle for 13 yards (tackle by Paris Lenon) 21 31 0.28 1.14 92.7
3 0:54 1 10 ATL 33 Michael Turner up the middle for 16 yards (tackle by Travis Fisher and Leigh Bodden) 21 31 1.14 2.19 95.0
3 0:13 1 10 ATL 49 Jerious Norwood left end for 7 yards (tackle by Leigh Bodden). Penalty on Justin Blalock: Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards 21 31 2.19 1.99 95.1
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail DET ATL EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 1 13 ATL 46 Michael Turner up the middle for 11 yards (tackle by Dwight Smith and Paris Lenon) 21 31 1.99 2.73 96.2
4 14:13 2 2 DET 43 Jerious Norwood left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Ryan Nece) 21 31 2.73 2.98 96.9
4 13:32 1 10 DET 39 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Ben Hartsock for 17 yards (tackle by Daniel Bullocks) 21 31 2.98 4.11 98.2
4 12:47 1 10 DET 22 Michael Turner left end for 15 yards (tackle by Dwight Smith) 21 31 4.11 5.6 99.2
4 12:02 1 7 DET 7 Michael Turner right end for 4 yards. Penalty on Roddy White: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 21 31 5.6 4.53 98.9
4 11:55 1 13 DET 13 Jerious Norwood up the middle for -1 yards (tackle by Chartric Darby) 21 31 4.53 3.58 98.5
4 11:12 50 Timeout #1 by Atlanta Falcons 21 31 0 0
4 11:12 2 14 DET 14 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Justin Peelle 21 31 3.58 3 98.4
4 11:05 3 14 DET 14 Harry Douglas left end for 7 yards (tackle by Cory Redding) 21 31 3 2.97 98.4
4 10:27 4 7 DET 7 Jason Elam 25 yard field goal good 21 34 2.97 3 98.7
4 ATL 30 Michael Koenen kicks off 72 yards, returned by Marcus Thomas for 23 yards (tackle by Ovie Mughelli) 21 34 0 0.34 0.0
4 10:17 1 10 DET 21 Jon Kitna sacked by John Abraham for -7 yards 21 34 0.34 -1.25 99.3
4 9:43 2 17 DET 14 Jon Kitna pass complete short right to Calvin Johnson for 11 yards (tackle by Brent Grimes) 21 34 -1.25 -0.36 99.1
4 9:03 3 6 DET 25 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Shaun McDonald for 8 yards (tackle by Chevis Jackson) 21 34 -0.36 1.14 98.5
4 8:27 1 10 DET 33 Jon Kitna pass complete short middle to Calvin Johnson for 10 yards (tackle by Chevis Jackson) 21 34 1.14 1.8 98.3
4 7:46 1 10 DET 43 Kevin Smith up the middle for -1 yards (tackle by Jonathan Babineaux) 21 34 1.8 1.12 99.1
4 7:09 2 11 DET 42 Jon Kitna for no gain. Jon Kitna fumbles, recovered by Jon Kitna at DET-34 21 34 1.12 -0.62 99.8
4 6:33 3 19 DET 34 Jon Kitna sacked by John Abraham for -1 yards 21 34 -0.62 -1.18 99.9
4 6:05 4 20 DET 33 Nick Harris punts 41 yards, returned by Adam Jennings for 2 yards (tackle by Kalvin Pearson) 21 34 -1.18 -0.81 99.9
4 5:53 1 10 ATL 28 Michael Turner left end for no gain (tackle by Ernie Sims) 21 34 0.81 0.26 99.9
4 5:04 2 10 ATL 28 Michael Turner up the middle for 17 yards (tackle by Gerald Alexander) 21 34 0.26 1.93 100.0
4 4:17 1 10 ATL 45 Michael Turner up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Jordon Dizon) 21 34 1.93 1.52 100.0
4 3:34 2 9 ATL 46 Michael Turner up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Ernie Sims and Dewayne White) 21 34 1.52 1.62 100.0
4 2:52 3 3 DET 48 Jerious Norwood up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Dwight Smith) 21 34 1.62 2.59 100.0
4 2:24 Timeout #1 by Detroit Lions 21 34 0 0
4 2:24 1 10 DET 45 Jerious Norwood up the middle for 13 yards (tackle by Gerald Alexander and Jordon Dizon) 21 34 2.59 3.45 100.0
4 2:00 1 10 DET 32 Jerious Norwood left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Jordon Dizon) 21 34 3.45 3.44 100.0
4 1:51 Timeout #2 by Detroit Lions 21 34 0 0
4 1:51 2 6 DET 28 Jerious Norwood up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Cory Redding) 21 34 3.44 4.65 100.0
4 1:41 Timeout #3 by Detroit Lions 21 34 0 0
4 1:41 1 10 DET 14 Matt Ryan kneels for -1 yards 21 34 4.65 3.85 100.0
4 1:01 2 11 DET 15 Matt Ryan kneels for -1 yards 21 34 3.85 3 100.0
4 0:33 3 12 DET 16 Matt Ryan kneels for -1 yards 21 34 3 2.31 100.0
End of Regulation21342.310
Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).