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Score Update: Falcons 17, Chargers 1411:53 am: Cordarrelle Patterson trucks Drue Tranquill to punch it in for a touchdown.11:45 am: Three plays after the takeaway, Justin Herbert’s pass goes off the hands of Joshua Palmer and the Falcons come down with it for an interception.11:40 am: Khalil Mack rips the ball out of the hands of Drake London to force a turnover as the Chargers take over on the offense.11:37 am: A holding and tripping penalty negates the Falcons’ 38-yard touchdown by Cordarrelle Patterson.11:34 am: Chargers go three-and-out to start the third quarter11:30 am: Gerald Everett drops a pass that would’ve been a completion of 30-plus yards
Chargers 14, Falcons 10
11:11 am: Austin Ekeler now has 10 career games with a touchdown run and touchdown catch, which is tied for the most since he entered the league and tied for the fifth-most all-time.Score Update: Chargers 14, Falcons 1011:08 am: Justin Herbert hits Austin Ekeler in the flat for a touchdown. 10:57 am: Derwin James sacks Marcus Mariota on third down to force the Falcons to punt. James is now up to three sacks this season.10:53 am: Austin Ekeler has scored nine touchdowns in his last five games. He has five consecutive games with a rushing touchdown, marking the longest active streak in the NFL.Score Update: Falcons 10, Chargers 710:51 am: After going three-and-out the first two series, the Chargers respond by stringing together a 15-play, 83-yard drive that ends with an Austin Ekeler touchdown.10:48 am: The Chargers offense is finding some rhythm. Justin Herbert just picked up his fifth first down on the drive and has completed his last eight passes.10:43 am: Chargers hit on their biggest play of the game thus far, connecting with Joshua Palmer for a 25-yard gain.10:36 am: Drue Tranquill sacks Marcus Mariota on third down to force the Falcons to punt. Tranquill has been about the only bright spot for the Chargers early on.10:33 am: The Chargers go three-and-out on offense for the second straight drive to open up the game.
10:27 am: After two series, the Chargers have allowed the Falcons to average over seven yards per carry for 92 yards.Score update: Falcons 10, Chargers 010:26 am: The streak of falling behind by multiple scores in the first quarter continues for the Chargers, marking the fourth straight game. The Falcons extend their lead by converting a 29-yard field goal.10:16 am: The Chargers offense goes three-and-out on the opening drive as Justin Herbert’s third down pass is batted down.Score Update: Falcons 7, Chargers 010:11 am: Cordarrelle Patterson scores on the opening drive in his first game back. The Chargers were gashed by the run on the defense’s first series, allowing 60 rushing yards on five attempts as the Falcons take an early 7-0 lead.10:06 am: The Chargers’ run defense is off to a rough start. Three of the first four plays by the Falcons have been runs, and have gone for 57 yards.10:02 am: The Chargers won the toss and defer.
Date and time: Sunday, Nov. 6 at 10:00 a.m. PTLocation: Mercedes-Benz StadiumTV: FOXStreaming: NFL Sunday Ticket and FuboTVRadio: ATL FM-98.7, featuring Matt “Money” Smith, Daniel Jeremiah and Shannon Farren
Chargers: QB Easton Stick, K Dustin Hopkins, WR Keenan Allen, CB Kemon Hall, WR Mike Williams, OLB Chris Rumph, DL Jerry TilleryFalcons: S Erik Harris, CB A.J. Terrell, ILB Nate Landman, OL Chuma Edoga, TE Anthony Firkser, WR Bryan Edwards, DL Matt Dickerson
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