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NFL Week 6 Game Recap: Atlanta Falcons 28, San Francisco 49ers 14

Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Marcus Mariota (1) runs the ball against the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

The Atlanta Falcons accumulated 397 yards of total offense against an injury-riddled San Francisco 49ers defense to win a wire-to-wire 28-14 home matchup for their third victory of the season.

Offensive spotlight: Marcus Mariota‘s efficiency on the ground and through the air was on full display in Week 7, totaling three total touchdowns, 188 yards of total offense and an 84.5 rushing grade to help set the tone for the Falcons' bruising offensive playstyle.

Defensive spotlight: Isaiah Oliver only allowed three catches for 21 yards from three targets into his coverage. When he did get his hands on the football, it was an interception that helped elevate his coverage grade to a 79.9, on first review.

Rookie spotlight: The four times he was targeted, Drake London snagged three balls for 40 yards and two first downs. His performance resulted in a 72.6 receiving grade on first review.

Offensive line spotlight: On just 19 pass-blocking snaps, Jake Matthews didn't surrender a single pressure and registered an 85.7 pass-blocking grade on the afternoon.

Box Score

Passing
Player Fantasy Comp/Att Yds YPA TD Int
Jimmy Garoppolo 18.94 29 / 41 296 7.2 2 2
Atlanta Falcons
Player Fantasy Comp/Att Yds YPA TD Int
Marcus Mariota 24.16 13 / 14 129 9.2 2 0
Rushing
Player Fantasy Car Yds YPC TD Long
Jimmy Garoppolo 18.94 3 11 3.7 0 6
Deebo Samuel 16 2 11 5.5 0 7
Jeff Wilson Jr. 1.5 7 25 3.6 0 9
Tevin Coleman 0.3 4 3 0.8 0 5
Atlanta Falcons
Player Fantasy Car Yds YPC TD Long
Marcus Mariota 24.16 6 50 8.3 1 20
Caleb Huntley 5.9 16 59 3.7 0 16
Tyler Allgeier 5.1 15 51 3.4 0 8
Keith Smith 2 1 2 2 0 2
Avery Williams 1.8 2 6 3 0 3
Receiving
Player Fantasy Tgt Rec Yds YPT TD
Brandon Aiyuk 28.3 11 8 83 7.5 2
George Kittle 16.3 10 8 83 8.3 0
Deebo Samuel 16 10 7 79 7.9 0
Kyle Juszczyk 7.3 4 4 33 8.2 0
Jauan Jennings 3.8 3 2 18 6 0
Jeff Wilson Jr. 1.5 1 0 0 0 0
Ray-Ray McCloud III 0 1 0 0 0 0
Charlie Woerner 0 1 0 0 0 0
Atlanta Falcons
Player Fantasy Tgt Rec Yds YPT TD
Kyle Pitts P 10.9 3 3 19 6.3 1
Olamide Zaccheaus 9.8 4 4 58 14.5 0
MyCole Pruitt 7.2 1 1 2 2 1
Drake London 7 4 3 40 10 0
Keith Smith 2 1 1 8 8 0
Avery Williams 1.8 1 1 2 2 0

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