Atlanta Falcons: Five things we learned in win over Cowboys
STAT OF THE DAY: The Atlanta Falcons are the first team in NFL history to win their first three games of the season after three fourth quarter comebacks
Sep 27, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) celebrates throwing a touchdown pass in the third quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Atlanta won 39-28. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
The Atlanta Falcons overcame yet another second half deficit to beat the Dallas Cowboys 39-28 to pick up their third win of the year and in as many games. Atlanta’s defense threw shutout in the second half after allowing four rushing touchdowns in the first two quarters while Julio Jones capped off the game with 164 yards receiving and two touchdowns.
Devonta Freeman demolished the Cowboys’ defense en route to a career-high 141 yards rushing and three touchdowns. The Falcons are flying high in 2015 and are proving that they have what it takes. The Lets take a look at five things we learned after the Atlanta’s victory against the Cowboys.