Cardinals-Falcons Capsule

ARIZONA (9-2) at ATLANTA (4-7)

Sunday, 4 p.m. ET, Fox

OPENING LINE – Cardinals by 1 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD – Arizona 8-3, Atlanta 4-7

SERIES RECORD – Cardinals lead 16-12

LAST MEETING – Cardinals beat Falcons 27-13, Oct. 27, 2013

LAST WEEK – Cardinals lost to Seahawks 19-3; Falcons lost to Browns 26-24

AP PRO32 RANKING – Cardinals No. 4, Falcons No. 23

CARDINALS OFFENSE – OVERALL (25), RUSH (31), PASS (15).

CARDINALS DEFENSE – OVERALL (11), RUSH (3), PASS (25).

FALCONS OFFENSE – OVERALL (12), RUSH (26), PASS (7).

FALCONS DEFENSE – OVERALL (32), RUSH (24), PASS (32).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES – In last meeting in Atlanta in 2012, Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux returned fumble recovery 15 yards for touchdown in 23-19 win. … Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald has longest active NFL streak with catch in 159 consecutive games. … Rookie WR John Brown has five TDs, including four that decided games. … QB Drew Stanton has won has five of last seven starts. …DE Calais Campbell had three sacks against Seahawks last week. … S Rashad Johnson had two INTs in 2013 win over Falcons. Johnson has three INTs and fumble recovery in last two games of series. … Falcons have won last six in series at Georgia Dome, including wins in 2012 and 2010. … Falcons are 2-2 against Cardinals with coach Mike Smith. … Falcons QB Matt Ryan threw four interceptions and set career high with 61 pass attempts in 2013 loss at Arizona. Ryan completed 34 for 301 yards with one TD. … Ryan’s two high games for INTs both came against Cardinals: five in 2012 and four last year. … WR Roddy White had 100 yards receiving or a touchdown in each of last four in series. … CB Desmond Trufant has INT in two straight games and leads Atlanta with 12 passes defensed.

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