The Falcons need this game as they are fighting for the NFC South.
The Atlanta Falcons take on the Los Angeles Rams in one of the NFL games on Sunday, start time at 4:25 PM ET, at LA Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California.
The Falcons (7-5) are tied with the Buccaneers atop the NFC South. The Falcons are coming from a 29-28 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. Matt Ryan completed 22 of 34 passes for 297 yards and a touchdown and an interception. On the ground, Devonta Freeman rushed for 56 yards and two touchdowns in 15 attempts while Tevin Coleman added 49 yards in 12 attempts. In the receiving end, Julio Jones posted 113 yards in seven receptions while Freeman added 49 yards in four catches. Taylor Gabriel had 44 yards in five catches.
Offensively, the Falcons are averaging 32.2 points and 412.0 total yards (302.0 in passing and 110.0 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Falcons are yielding 27.6 points and 381.7 yards (280.8 in passing and 100.8 in rushing).
The Los Angeles Rams (4-8) have lost seven of their last eight games, including a 26-10 loss to the New England patriots last week. Jared Goff completed 14 of 32 passes for 161 yards and a touchdown against two interceptions. On the ground, Todd Gurley rushed for 38 yards in 11 carries. In the receiving end, Kenny Britt posted 67 yards and a touchdown in two receptions while Brian Quick added 48 yards in five catches.
Offensively, the Rams are averaging 15.0 points and 284.0 total yards (204.8 in passing and 79.2 in rushing) per game. Defensively, the Rams are yielding 21.8 points and 345.0 total yards (231.0 in passing and 114.0 in rushing) per game.
Falcons vs Rams game schedule info:
Date: December 11, 2016
Start Time: 4:25 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: Fox
Live Stream: NFL Game Pass
Odds and Point Spread: +6.0 Rams, 45.0 O/U
Prediction: Falcons win