Matt Ryan was an impressive 6-6 for 86 yards and a touchdown to Julio Jones while Rookie QB Marcus Mariota had a rough opening pro game with an interception and a fumble on his first two possessions. The Falcons would hold on for a 24-31 victory.
In other news, the Falcons have signed CB Travis Howard, LB Terrell Manning and RB Evan Royster. They also announced the release of OL DeMarcus Love.
The Falcons face the New York Jets in East Rutherford, MetLife Stadium this Friday. Plenty of great seats and affordable tickets are still available so be sure to get yours today!