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Atlanta Falcons 10 at Houston Texans 17

Sunday, December 4, 2011
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Atlanta Falcons (10-6-0)037010
Houston Texans (10-6-0)370717

Game Info
Stadium Reliant Stadium
Start Time 12:03pm
Surface grass
Duration 3:11
Attendance 71,545
Weather 72 degrees, relative humidity 82%, wind 22 mph
Vegas Line Atlanta Falcons -2.0
Over/Under 38.0 (under)
Officials
Referee Bill Leavy
Umpire Darrell Jenkins
Head Linesman George Hayward
Field Judge Jim Quirk
Back Judge Keith Ferguson
Side Judge Keith Parham
Line Judge Mark Perlman

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

Atlanta Falcons
Deep Left (1/6, 20 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Julio Jones 3 1 20 0
Roddy White 3 0 0 0
Deep Middle (0/4, 0 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Julio Jones 2 0 0 0
Roddy White 2 0 0 0
Deep Right (2/4, 42 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Julio Jones 1 1 26 0
Roddy White 3 1 16 0
Short Left (6/10, 41 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Harry Douglas 2 2 10 0
Tony Gonzalez 1 1 4 0
Julio Jones 5 2 22 0
Jacquizz Rodgers 1 1 5 0
Roddy White 1 0 0 0
Short Middle (7/12, 121 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Harry Douglas 2 2 33 0
Tony Gonzalez 5 4 72 0
Roddy White 5 1 16 0
Short Right (4/8, 43 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Harry Douglas 1 0 0 0
Tony Gonzalez 4 2 24 0
Michael Palmer 1 0 0
Roddy White 2 2 19 1
Houston Texans
Deep Left (0/1, 0 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Owen Daniels 1 0 0 0
Deep Middle (3/6, 92 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Andre Johnson 5 3 92 0
Jacoby Jones 1 0 0 0
Deep Right (0/1, 0 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Andre Johnson 1 0 0 0
Short Left (3/4, 48 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Owen Daniels 1 1 8 0
Arian Foster 1 1 28 0
Andre Johnson 1 0 0 0
Kevin Walter 1 1 12 0
Short Middle (5/7, 43 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Owen Daniels 2 2 27 0
Joel Dreessen 1 1 3 1
Arian Foster 2 2 13 0
Kevin Walter 2 0 0 0
Short Right (1/6, 5 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Owen Daniels 1 0 0 0
Arian Foster 1 0 0 0
Andre Johnson 2 1 5 0
Jacoby Jones 1 0 0 0
Kevin Walter 1 0 0 0

Rushing

Atlanta Falcons
LE (2 rushes, 5 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Turner 2 5 0
LT (1 rush, -1 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Turner 1 -1 0
LG (1 rush, 6 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Turner 1 6 0
MD (10 rushes, 47 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jacquizz Rodgers 1 0 0
Matt Ryan 1 10 0
Jason Snelling 1 6 0
Michael Turner 7 31 0
RG (2 rushes, 6 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Turner 2 6 0
RT (1 rush, 10 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jason Snelling 1 10 0
RE (1 rush, -3 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Turner 1 -3 0
Houston Texans
LE (3 rushes, 1 yard)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 2 -2 0
Ben Tate 1 3 0
LT (5 rushes, 18 yards)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 4 12 0
Ben Tate 1 6 0
LG (10 rushes, 53 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 8 40 1
Ben Tate 2 13 0
MD (4 rushes, 24 yards)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 2 13 0
Ben Tate 1 3 0
T.J. Yates 1 8 0
RG (7 rushes, 30 yards)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 7 30 0
RT (11 rushes, 24 yards)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 7 11 0
Ben Tate 4 13 0
RE (3 rushes, 10 yards)
Att Yds TD
Arian Foster 1 7 0
Ben Tate 2 3 0

Pass Tackles

Atlanta Falcons
Deep LeftDeep Middle Deep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right
Houston Texans
Deep Left Deep MiddleDeep Right
Short Left Short Middle Short Right

Atlanta Falcons Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 15:00 ATL 16 3 1:09 0 Punt
2 12:21 ATL 24 1 0:09 0 Interception
3 8:18 ATL 35 3 1:30 20 Interception
4 4:03 ATL 24 5 2:08 10 Punt
5 0:32 ATL 29 3 1:24 9 Punt
6 10:08 ATL 20 10 5:02 79 Field Goal
7 1:34 ATL 20 3 0:29 15 Punt
8 12:53 ATL 20 12 5:49 46 Downs
9 4:30 ATL 44 7 2:44 56 Touchdown
10 6:05 ATL 20 12 3:33 55 Downs
11 0:59 ATL 33 7 0:59 37 End of Game

Houston Texans Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 13:51 HTX 35 3 1:30 0 Punt
2 12:12 HTX 35 9 3:54 50 Fumble
3 6:48 ATL 40 6 2:45 14 Field Goal
4 1:55 HTX 17 3 1:23 5 Punt
5 14:08 HTX 20 7 4:00 80 Touchdown
6 5:06 HTX 18 9 3:32 33 Punt
7 1:05 HTX 13 5 1:05 15 End of Half
8 15:00 HTX 15 4 2:07 19 Punt
9 7:04 HTX 34 6 2:34 30 Missed FG
10 1:46 HTX 15 19 10:41 85 Touchdown
11 2:32 HTX 26 3 1:33 4 Punt

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail ATL HTX EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 HTX 35 Brett Hartmann kicks off 66 yards, returned by Eric Weems for 17 yards (tackle by Tim Dobbins) 0 0 0 -0.14 0.0
1 14:49 1 10 ATL 16 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep left intended for Roddy White 0 0 -0.14 -0.66 46.0
1 14:49 2 10 ATL 16 Michael Turner up the middle for no gain (tackle by Brian Cushing) 0 0 -0.66 -1.32 48.0
1 14:07 3 10 ATL 16 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep middle intended for Julio Jones 0 0 -1.32 -2.39 51.3
1 14:00 4 10 ATL 16 Matt Bosher punts 49 yards, fair catch by Jacoby Jones 0 0 -2.39 -1.27 47.9
1 13:51 1 10 HTX 35 Arian Foster right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Curtis Lofton and Mike Peterson) 0 0 1.27 1.13 47.5
1 13:17 2 7 HTX 38 Arian Foster left guard for -3 yards (tackle by Ray Edwards) 0 0 1.13 0.04 44.3
1 12:39 3 10 HTX 35 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Andre Johnson (defended by Christopher Owens) 0 0 0.04 -1.04 41.1
1 12:33 4 10 HTX 35 Brett Hartmann punts 52 yards, returned by Eric Weems for 11 yards (tackle by Sherrick McManis) 0 0 -1.04 -0.54 42.6
1 12:21 1 10 ATL 24 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep middle intended for Roddy White is intercepted by Kareem Jackson at HOU-35 0 0 0.54 -1.27 48.1
1 12:12 1 10 HTX 35 Ben Tate left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Mike Peterson and Thomas DeCoud) 0 0 1.27 1.53 48.9
1 11:35 2 4 HTX 41 Ben Tate left guard for no gain (tackle by Sean Weatherspoon) 0 0 1.53 0.83 46.8
1 10:58 3 4 HTX 41 T.J. Yates pass complete short right to Andre Johnson for 5 yards (tackle by Christopher Owens) 0 0 0.83 1.99 50.4
1 10:37 1 10 HTX 46 T.J. Yates pass incomplete deep middle intended for Andre Johnson 0 0 1.99 1.45 48.8
1 10:30 2 10 HTX 46 T.J. Yates pass complete short middle to Owen Daniels for 17 yards (tackle by Sean Weatherspoon) 0 0 1.45 3.12 53.9
1 9:51 1 10 ATL 37 T.J. Yates pass complete deep middle to Andre Johnson for 20 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 0 0 3.12 4.44 58.0
1 9:08 1 10 ATL 17 Ben Tate right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Thomas DeCoud) 0 0 4.44 4.15 57.3
1 8:28 2 8 ATL 15 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Kevin Walter (defended by Mike Peterson) 0 0 4.15 3.34 54.9
1 8:24 3 8 ATL 15 T.J. Yates sacked by Vance Walker for -7 yards. T.J. Yates fumbles (forced by Vance Walker), recovered by James Sanders at ATL-10 and returned for 90 yards. Penalty on Connor Barwin: Illegal Substitution (Offsetting), Penalty on Ray Edwards: Illegal Substitution (Offsetting) 0 0 3.34 -1.27 40.5
1 8:18 1 10 ATL 35 Matt Ryan pass complete deep right to Roddy White for 16 yards (tackle by Johnathan Joseph) 0 0 1.27 2.32 37.3
1 7:47 1 10 HTX 49 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Tony Gonzalez for 4 yards (tackle by Quintin Demps) 0 0 2.32 2.32 37.3
1 7:02 2 6 HTX 45 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep middle intended for Julio Jones is intercepted by Jason Allen at HOU-26 and returned for 34 yards (tackle by Julio Jones) 0 0 2.32 -2.92 53.8
1 6:48 1 10 ATL 40 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short left intended for Andre Johnson (defended by Dunta Robinson) 0 0 2.92 2.37 52.1
1 6:42 2 10 ATL 40 Arian Foster left tackle for 10 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 0 0 2.37 3.58 55.9
1 6:10 1 10 ATL 30 Arian Foster right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Mike Peterson) 0 0 3.58 3.17 54.7
1 5:32 2 9 ATL 29 T.J. Yates pass complete short left to Owen Daniels for 8 yards (tackle by Dunta Robinson) 0 0 3.17 3.53 55.9
1 4:52 3 1 ATL 21 Arian Foster right tackle for no gain (tackle by Sean Weatherspoon and Peria Jerry) 0 0 3.53 2.21 51.8
1 4:07 Timeout #2 by Houston Texans 0 0 0 0
1 4:07 4 1 ATL 21 Penalty on Mike Brisiel: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 2.21 1.76 50.4
1 4:07 4 6 ATL 26 Neil Rackers 43 yard field goal good 0 3 1.76 3 54.5
1 HTX 35 Brett Hartmann kicks off 71 yards, returned by Eric Weems for 30 yards (tackle by Tim Dobbins) 0 3 0 0.54 0.0
1 3:57 1 10 ATL 24 Michael Turner left end for 1 yard (tackle by Connor Barwin) 0 3 0.54 0.13 54.1
1 3:13 2 9 ATL 25 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Julio Jones for 10 yards (tackle by Jason Allen) 0 3 0.13 1.27 50.4
1 2:59 1 10 ATL 35 Michael Turner left end for 4 yards (tackle by Brian Cushing) 0 3 1.27 1.26 50.5
1 2:15 2 6 ATL 39 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short right intended for Harry Douglas (defended by Danieal Manning) 0 3 1.26 0.56 52.9
1 2:12 3 6 ATL 39 Penalty on Matt Ryan: Delay of Game, 5 yards (no play) 0 3 0.56 -0.1 55.1
1 2:12 3 11 ATL 34 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep left intended for Roddy White 0 3 -0.1 -1.11 58.4
1 2:07 4 11 ATL 34 Matt Bosher punts 51 yards, returned by Jacoby Jones for 2 yards (tackle by Antone Smith) 0 3 -1.11 0.06 54.6
1 1:55 1 10 HTX 17 T.J. Yates pass incomplete deep right intended for Andre Johnson 0 3 -0.06 -0.58 52.9
1 1:48 2 10 HTX 17 Ben Tate right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Thomas DeCoud) 0 3 -0.58 -1.13 51.0
1 1:10 3 9 HTX 18 T.J. Yates pass complete short middle to Arian Foster for 4 yards (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 0 3 -1.13 -1.9 48.5
1 0:40 4 5 HTX 22 Brett Hartmann punts 49 yards 0 3 -1.9 -0.87 52.1
1 0:32 1 10 ATL 29 Michael Turner right end for -3 yards (tackle by Glover Quin) 0 3 0.87 -0.08 55.3
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail ATL HTX EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 2 13 ATL 26 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Julio Jones for 12 yards (tackle by Brooks Reed) 0 3 -0.08 0.83 52.3
2 14:27 3 1 ATL 38 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short right intended for Michael Palmer 0 3 0.83 -0.85 58.1
2 14:21 4 1 ATL 38 Matt Bosher punts 50 yards, returned by Jacoby Jones for 8 yards (tackle by Eric Weems) 0 3 -0.85 -0.28 56.2
2 14:08 1 10 HTX 20 Arian Foster left tackle for -2 yards (tackle by Mike Peterson) 0 3 0.28 -0.63 53.1
2 13:33 2 12 HTX 18 Arian Foster left tackle for no gain (tackle by James Sanders) 0 3 -0.63 -1.33 50.8
2 12:51 3 12 HTX 18 T.J. Yates pass complete short left to Arian Foster for 28 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 0 3 -1.33 1.99 62.3
2 12:17 1 10 HTX 46 T.J. Yates pass complete deep middle to Andre Johnson for 50 yards (tackle by Dominique Franks) 0 3 1.99 6.28 75.7
2 11:28 1 4 ATL 4 Arian Foster left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 0 3 6.28 5.53 73.8
2 10:51 2 3 ATL 3 Arian Foster left guard for no gain (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 0 3 5.53 4.72 71.6
2 10:13 3 3 ATL 3 T.J. Yates pass complete short middle to Joel Dreessen for 3 yards, touchdown 0 9 4.72 7 75.6
2 Neil Rackers kicks extra point good 0 10 0 0 0.0
2 HTX 35 Brett Hartmann kicks off 65 yards, touchback 0 10 0 0.28 0.0
2 10:08 1 10 ATL 20 Michael Turner up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Brooks Reed and Brian Cushing) 0 10 0.28 0.41 77.3
2 9:29 2 5 ATL 25 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Tony Gonzalez for 17 yards (tackle by Danieal Manning) 0 10 0.41 1.73 73.8
2 8:59 1 10 ATL 42 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Tony Gonzalez for 6 yards (tackle by Danieal Manning) 0 10 1.73 2 73.2
2 8:32 2 4 ATL 48 Michael Turner up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by DeMeco Ryans) 0 10 2 1.69 74.3
2 7:50 3 1 HTX 49 Michael Turner up the middle for 16 yards (tackle by Danieal Manning) 0 10 1.69 3.38 69.2
2 7:22 1 10 HTX 33 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Tony Gonzalez for 26 yards (tackle by DeMeco Ryans) 0 10 3.38 5.6 61.7
2 6:39 1 7 HTX 7 Michael Turner right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Brooks Reed) 0 10 5.6 5.34 62.8
2 5:56 2 4 HTX 4 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Harry Douglas for 3 yards (tackle by Glover Quin) 0 10 5.34 5.17 63.6
2 5:15 3 1 HTX 1 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short right intended for Tony Gonzalez (defended by Glover Quin) 0 10 5.17 3.55 69.5
2 5:09 4 1 HTX 1 Matt Bryant 19 yard field goal good 3 10 3.55 3 71.4
2 ATL 35 Matt Bosher kicks off 65 yards, returned by Sherrick McManis for 18 yards (tackle by Christopher Owens) 3 10 0 0.04 0.0
2 4:58 1 10 HTX 18 Ben Tate right end for 3 yards (tackle by Thomas DeCoud) 3 10 0.04 0.01 71.5
2 4:28 2 7 HTX 21 Ben Tate left end for 3 yards (tackle by Curtis Lofton and Thomas DeCoud) 3 10 0.01 -0.4 70.3
2 3:51 3 4 HTX 24 T.J. Yates pass complete short middle to Owen Daniels for 10 yards (tackle by Curtis Lofton and Mike Peterson) 3 10 -0.4 1.2 75.8
2 3:12 1 10 HTX 34 T.J. Yates pass complete short middle to Arian Foster for 9 yards (tackle by Mike Peterson) 3 10 1.2 1.87 78.1
2 2:33 2 1 HTX 43 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Owen Daniels 3 10 1.87 1.16 76.2
2 2:33 3 1 HTX 43 Arian Foster right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 3 10 1.16 1.93 78.5
2 2:00 1 10 HTX 45 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Arian Foster 3 10 1.93 1.38 77.1
2 1:56 2 10 HTX 45 T.J. Yates sacked by Curtis Lofton for -8 yards 3 10 1.38 -0.36 71.5
2 1:49 Timeout #1 by Atlanta Falcons 3 10 0 0
2 1:49 3 18 HTX 37 Arian Foster left guard for 14 yards (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 3 10 -0.36 0 72.8
2 1:42 4 4 ATL 49 Brett Hartmann punts 49 yards, touchback 3 10 0 -0.28 71.9
2 1:34 1 10 ATL 20 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short right intended for Jason Snelling. Penalty on Antonio Smith: Roughing the Passer, 15 yards (no play) 3 10 0.28 1.27 68.4
2 1:28 1 10 ATL 35 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short left intended for Julio Jones 3 10 1.27 0.72 70.4
2 1:23 2 10 ATL 35 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short left intended for Julio Jones (defended by Troy Nolan) 3 10 0.72 0.04 72.8
2 1:18 3 10 ATL 35 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep middle intended for Roddy White 3 10 0.04 -1.04 76.4
2 1:15 4 10 ATL 35 Matt Bosher punts 52 yards, returned by Jacoby Jones for no gain 3 10 -1.04 0.32 71.9
2 1:05 1 10 HTX 13 Arian Foster right guard for no gain (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 3 10 -0.32 -0.77 70.4
2 1:05 Timeout #2 by Atlanta Falcons 3 10 0 0
2 0:58 2 10 HTX 13 Arian Foster left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Ray Edwards) 3 10 -0.77 -0.94 69.8
2 0:51 Timeout #3 by Atlanta Falcons 3 10 0 0
2 0:51 3 6 HTX 17 Arian Foster right guard for 13 yards (tackle by Thomas DeCoud) 3 10 -0.94 0.94 76.3
2 0:44 Timeout #3 by Houston Texans 3 10 0 0
2 0:44 1 10 HTX 30 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short middle intended for Kevin Walter (defended by Sean Weatherspoon) 3 10 0.94 0.39 74.6
2 0:40 2 10 HTX 30 Arian Foster left end for -2 yards (tackle by Dunta Robinson) 3 10 0.39 -0.56 73.3
End of Half310-0.560
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail ATL HTX EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 ATL 35 Matt Bosher kicks off 65 yards, returned by Sherrick McManis for 15 yards (tackle by Darrin Walls) 3 10 0 -0.22 0.0
3 14:55 1 10 HTX 15 T.J. Yates pass complete deep middle to Andre Johnson for 22 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 3 10 -0.22 1.4 78.2
3 14:20 1 10 HTX 37 Arian Foster right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Mike Peterson) 3 10 1.4 1.13 77.6
3 13:44 2 8 HTX 39 T.J. Yates sacked by John Abraham for -5 yards 3 10 1.13 -0.23 73.4
3 13:07 3 13 HTX 34 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Jacoby Jones (defended by John Abraham) 3 10 -0.23 -1.11 70.4
3 13:03 4 13 HTX 34 Brett Hartmann punts 66 yards, touchback 3 10 -1.11 -0.28 73.5
3 12:53 1 10 ATL 20 Michael Turner right tackle for no gain (tackle by Brooks Reed). Penalty on Tyson Clabo: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 3 10 0.28 -0.76 77.2
3 12:24 1 20 ATL 10 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short right intended for Tony Gonzalez 3 10 -0.76 -1.51 79.8
3 12:18 2 20 ATL 10 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Roddy White for 15 yards (tackle by Kareem Jackson) 3 10 -1.51 -0.3 75.9
3 12:18 3 5 ATL 25 Penalty on Tyson Clabo: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 3 10 -0.3 -0.96 78.1
3 11:31 3 10 ATL 20 Matt Ryan sacked by Connor Barwin for -5 yards. Matt Ryan fumbles (forced by Connor Barwin), recovered by J.J. Watt at ATL-15 (tackle by Joe Hawley). Penalty on Brice McCain: Defensive Holding, 5 yards (no play) 3 10 -0.96 0.61 73.1
3 11:13 1 10 ATL 25 Michael Turner left tackle for -1 yards (tackle by DeMeco Ryans) 3 10 0.61 -0.07 75.7
3 10:35 2 11 ATL 24 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Tony Gonzalez for 13 yards (tackle by Glover Quin) 3 10 -0.07 1.4 70.5
3 9:57 1 10 ATL 37 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short left intended for Julio Jones 3 10 1.4 0.86 72.9
3 9:49 2 10 ATL 37 Michael Turner up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Brooks Reed) 3 10 0.86 0.43 74.6
3 9:09 3 8 ATL 39 Matt Ryan up the middle for 10 yards (tackle by Quintin Demps) 3 10 0.43 2.19 68.0
3 8:27 1 10 ATL 49 Jason Snelling right tackle for 10 yards (tackle by Kareem Jackson and Glover Quin) 3 10 2.19 2.85 65.5
3 7:46 1 10 HTX 41 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Tony Gonzalez (defended by Glover Quin) 3 10 2.85 2.31 68.2
3 7:42 2 10 HTX 41 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep right intended for Roddy White 3 10 2.31 1.62 71.2
3 7:37 Timeout #1 by Atlanta Falcons 3 10 0 0
3 7:37 3 10 HTX 41 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Harry Douglas for 7 yards (tackle by Brice McCain) 3 10 1.62 1.09 73.3
3 7:37 4 3 HTX 34 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short left intended for Roddy White (defended by Connor Barwin) 3 10 1.09 -1.2 81.6
3 7:04 1 10 HTX 34 Arian Foster left guard for 9 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 3 10 1.2 1.87 84.0
3 6:28 2 1 HTX 43 Arian Foster left guard for 18 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 3 10 1.87 2.98 87.5
3 5:58 1 10 ATL 39 Ben Tate up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Dunta Robinson) 3 10 2.98 2.85 87.5
3 5:20 2 7 ATL 36 Ben Tate right end for no gain (tackle by Sean Weatherspoon) 3 10 2.85 2.15 86.0
3 4:40 3 7 ATL 36 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short middle intended for Kevin Walter 3 10 2.15 0.88 82.5
3 4:35 4 7 ATL 36 Neil Rackers 54 yard field goal no good 3 10 0.88 -1.86 72.0
3 4:30 1 10 ATL 44 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep left intended for Roddy White (defended by Johnathan Joseph) 3 10 1.86 1.32 74.4
3 4:23 2 10 ATL 44 Michael Turner up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Brian Cushing and Brooks Reed) 3 10 1.32 0.89 76.2
3 3:41 3 8 ATL 46 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Tony Gonzalez for 18 yards (tackle by Quintin Demps and Troy Nolan) 3 10 0.89 3.18 66.5
3 3:06 1 10 HTX 36 Jason Snelling up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Brian Cushing) 3 10 3.18 3.45 65.5
3 2:32 2 4 HTX 30 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Roddy White 3 10 3.45 2.74 69.3
3 2:27 3 4 HTX 30 Matt Ryan pass complete deep right to Julio Jones for 26 yards (tackle by Troy Nolan) 3 10 2.74 6.28 50.8
3 1:52 1 4 HTX 4 Matt Ryan pass complete short right to Roddy White for 4 yards, touchdown 9 10 6.28 7 52.4
3 Matt Bryant kicks extra point good 10 10 0 0 0.0
3 ATL 35 Matt Bosher kicks off 71 yards, returned by Sherrick McManis for 21 yards (tackle by Eric Weems) 10 10 0 -0.22 0.0
3 1:39 1 10 HTX 15 T.J. Yates pass incomplete deep left intended for Owen Daniels 10 10 -0.22 -0.71 42.9
3 1:31 2 10 HTX 15 Penalty on Mike Brisiel: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 10 10 -0.71 -1.15 40.5
3 1:31 2 15 HTX 10 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Jacoby Jones. Penalty on Dominique Franks: Defensive Pass Interference, 8 yards (no play) 10 10 -1.15 0.04 47.1
3 1:26 1 10 HTX 18 T.J. Yates pass incomplete deep middle intended for Andre Johnson 10 10 0.04 -0.49 44.2
3 1:17 2 10 HTX 18 Arian Foster right guard for 9 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 10 10 -0.49 -0.02 46.8
3 0:39 3 1 HTX 27 Arian Foster right end for 7 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 10 10 -0.02 1.2 53.9
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail ATL HTX EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 1 10 HTX 34 Arian Foster right tackle for -2 yards (tackle by Mike Peterson) 10 10 1.2 0.39 49.3
4 14:29 2 12 HTX 32 T.J. Yates pass incomplete short right intended for Arian Foster is intercepted by Mike Peterson at HOU-31 and returned for 31 yards. Penalty on Dunta Robinson: Defensive Holding, 5 yards, Penalty on Sean Weatherspoon: Defensive Holding (Declined) (no play) 10 10 0.39 1.4 55.5
4 14:20 1 10 HTX 37 T.J. Yates pass incomplete deep middle intended for Jacoby Jones 10 10 1.4 0.86 52.3
4 14:14 2 10 HTX 37 Ben Tate right tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Kroy Biermann and Sean Weatherspoon) 10 10 0.86 0.96 52.9
4 13:27 3 4 HTX 43 T.J. Yates pass complete short left to Kevin Walter for 12 yards (tackle by Sean Weatherspoon) 10 10 0.96 2.59 63.1
4 13:02 1 10 ATL 45 Arian Foster up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Corey Peters) 10 10 2.59 2.18 60.9
4 12:27 2 9 ATL 44 Ben Tate left guard for 13 yards (tackle by James Sanders) 10 10 2.18 3.51 69.3
4 11:47 1 10 ATL 31 Ben Tate right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Thomas DeCoud and Kroy Biermann) 10 10 3.51 3.51 69.9
4 11:06 2 6 ATL 27 T.J. Yates for 2 yards (tackle by Dominique Franks) 10 10 3.51 3.07 67.9
4 10:27 3 4 ATL 25 Penalty on Mike Brisiel: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 10 10 3.07 2.41 64.3
4 10:11 3 9 ATL 30 Arian Foster up the middle for 12 yards (tackle by Thomas DeCoud) 10 10 2.41 4.37 76.6
4 9:31 1 10 ATL 18 Arian Foster right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Sean Weatherspoon) 10 10 4.37 3.94 75.0
4 8:52 2 9 ATL 17 Arian Foster left end for no gain (tackle by Corey Peters) 10 10 3.94 3.17 71.0
4 8:16 3 9 ATL 17 T.J. Yates up the middle for 8 yards (tackle by Mike Peterson) 10 10 3.17 2.98 70.5
4 7:30 4 1 ATL 9 Arian Foster right tackle for 7 yards (tackle by Dominique Franks and Kroy Biermann) 10 10 2.98 6.74 91.3
4 6:50 1 2 ATL 2 Arian Foster right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Thomas DeCoud and Mike Peterson) 10 10 6.74 5.91 89.3
4 6:09 2 1 ATL 1 Arian Foster left guard for 1 yard, touchdown 10 16 5.91 7 90.9
4 ATL 2 Neil Rackers kicks extra point good 10 17 0 0 0.0
4 HTX 35 Brett Hartmann kicks off 65 yards, touchback 10 17 0 0.28 0.0
4 6:05 1 10 ATL 20 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Roddy White (defended by Connor Barwin) 10 17 0.28 -0.27 94.9
4 5:59 2 10 ATL 20 Michael Turner right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Antonio Smith) 10 17 -0.27 -0.56 95.7
4 5:17 3 7 ATL 23 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Harry Douglas for 16 yards (tackle by Troy Nolan) 10 17 -0.56 1.53 90.6
4 4:48 1 10 ATL 39 Matt Ryan pass incomplete 10 17 1.53 0.99 93.6
4 4:41 2 10 ATL 39 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Roddy White 10 17 0.99 0.3 95.8
4 4:41 3 10 ATL 39 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Roddy White for 16 yards (tackle by Troy Nolan). Penalty on Antonio Smith: Defensive Offside (Declined) 10 17 0.3 2.59 86.9
4 4:28 1 10 HTX 45 Jacquizz Rodgers up the middle for no gain (tackle by Brian Cushing and Glover Quin) 10 17 2.59 2.04 90.3
4 3:49 2 10 HTX 45 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Tony Gonzalez for 16 yards (tackle by Glover Quin). Penalty on Glover Quin: Defensive Pass Interference (Declined) 10 17 2.04 3.64 82.7
4 3:40 1 10 HTX 29 Michael Turner left guard for 6 yards (tackle by Quintin Demps) 10 17 3.64 3.91 81.1
4 3:19 2 4 HTX 23 Michael Turner up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Tim Jamison) 10 17 3.91 3.6 84.8
4 2:41 3 1 HTX 20 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep left intended for Julio Jones (defended by Jason Allen) 10 17 3.6 2.27 94.6
4 2:35 4 1 HTX 20 Penalty on Matt Ryan: Delay of Game, 5 yards (no play) 10 17 2.27 1.83 96.4
4 2:35 Timeout #2 by Atlanta Falcons 10 17 0 0
4 2:35 4 6 HTX 25 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short middle intended for Roddy White (defended by Antonio Smith) 10 17 1.83 -0.67 99.6
4 2:32 1 10 HTX 26 Arian Foster left guard for no gain (tackle by Kroy Biermann and Corey Peters) 10 17 0.67 0.13 99.4
4 2:28 Timeout #3 by Atlanta Falcons 10 17 0 0
4 2:28 2 10 HTX 26 Arian Foster right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Curtis Lofton) 10 17 0.13 -0.43 99.0
4 2:00 3 9 HTX 27 Arian Foster right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Thomas DeCoud) 10 17 -0.43 -1.37 98.7
4 1:14 Timeout #1 by Houston Texans 10 17 0 0
4 1:14 4 6 HTX 30 Brett Hartmann punts 48 yards, returned by Eric Weems for 11 yards (tackle by Jesse Nading) 10 17 -1.37 -1.14 99.8
4 0:59 1 10 ATL 33 Matt Ryan pass complete short left to Jacquizz Rodgers for 5 yards (tackle by Jason Allen) 10 17 1.14 1.27 99.9
4 0:53 Timeout #2 by Houston Texans 10 17 0 0
4 0:53 2 5 ATL 38 Matt Ryan pass complete short middle to Harry Douglas for 17 yards 10 17 1.27 2.59 99.5
4 0:36 1 10 HTX 45 Matt Ryan spiked the ball 10 17 2.59 2.04 100.0
4 0:35 2 10 HTX 45 Matt Ryan pass complete deep left to Julio Jones for 20 yards (tackle by Kareem Jackson) 10 17 2.04 3.91 98.5
4 0:35 1 10 HTX 25 Matt Ryan spiked the ball 10 17 3.91 3.36 99.5
4 0:16 2 10 HTX 25 Matt Ryan pass incomplete short left intended for Julio Jones (defended by Kareem Jackson). Penalty on Julio Jones: Illegal Touch Pass, 5 yards (no play) 10 17 3.36 2.69 100.0
4 0:08 2 15 HTX 30 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep right intended for Roddy White 10 17 2.69 2.01 100.0
4 0:01 3 15 HTX 30 Matt Ryan pass incomplete deep left intended for Julio Jones (defended by Kareem Jackson) 10 17 2.01 1.41 100.0
End of Regulation10171.410
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).