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Redskins vs. Falcons 2013: Game time, Preview, TV schedule, stats, betting odds and more

Stats, notes, trends, game previews, betting lines, injury updates, and TV info for the Redskins (3-10) vs Falcons (3-10) week fifteen game.

Game previews:

Mike Shanahan responds to John Madden's criticism - ESPN

Redskins vs. Falcons: Five story lines to follow Sunday
4. Pass coverage: In his last game against the Redskins, tight end Tony Gonzalez had 13 catches for 123 yards and a touchdown. Washington’s linebackers couldn’t match up well enough to limit him.

Kirk Cousins says ‘I never felt chaos’ during Redskins’ turbulent week

Conversation with: Louis Riddick (Part 2) - Washington Redskins Blog - ESPN
Louis Riddick endured the chaos in Washington from 2001-07, first as a scout and then as director of pro personnel.

Kickoff 1:00 PM EST

DirecTV: 704


Redskins +6, over/under 50 (line opened Redskins +3)




Sam Rosen, Heath Evans, Molly McGrath

Radio ESPN 980 (regional station list),  
SIRIUS: 134 (Was.), 85 (Atl.). XM: 228 (Atl.).

Injury Report:

Week 15 Injury Report
RGIII out, Jordan Reed out.

Former Redskins on ATL

- Sean Locklear (0 games)
- Jeremy Trueblood (started 10 games)

Former Falcons on WAS

- DeAngelo Hall

Falcons SBN Website The Falcoholic

Last Matchups

10/7/12: Falcons 24 at Redskins 17.
Atlanta scores 17 4th-quarter points as QB Matt Ryan throws 18-yard TD to WR Julio Jones. Falcons RB Michael Turner adds 13-yard TD run.


11/8/09: Falcons 31, Redskins 17.
Atlanta opens 24-3 halftime lead en route to win. Falcons RB Michael Turner rushes for 166 yards & 2 TDs while CB Tye Hill adds 62-yd. INT-TD.


- Shanahan 4-3 vs ATL all time. Mike Smith 2-0 vs Redskins.
- Redskins leads the series 14-7-1 (ATL has won last 3)
- Falcons have covered 5 out of last 6 games vs NFC East teams
- Redskins have covered 1 out of 9 games vs NFC
- Redskins are 1-9 against the spread as an underdog
- Redskins are 3-10 against the spread all year


- ATL has -3 turnover ratio, Falcons -11
- Orakpo leads team with 8.5 sacks. Umenyiora for ATL with 6.5. Capsules:


QB ROBERT GRIFFIN III has career-high 3,203 pass yards, his 2nd consecutive 3,000-yard season...

RB ALFRED MORRIS rushed for 115 yards in only meeting. Has 1,027 rush yards, his 2nd consecutive 1,000-yard season...WR PIERRE GARÇON leads NFC with career-high 89 catches. Has 1,017 rec. yards, his 1st career 1,000-yard season. Has 5+ catches in all 13 games in 2013. TE JORDAN REED leads NFC rookies with 45 catches. TE LOGAN PAULSEN aims for 3rd in row with TD. WR SANTANA MOSS had 77-yard TD in last game vs. Atl...

LB RYAN KERRIGAN has 8.5 sacks & 4 FFs in past 15. Since entering NFL in 2011, is 1 of 2 players in NFL with 20+ sacks (22.5) & 2+ INT-TDs (2). Had 28-yard INT-TD in last meeting. LB LONDON FLETCHER has played in 253 consecutive games, 1 of 4 players in NFL history with 250+ in a row. In last game vs. Atl., had 20 tackles. Leads team with 93 tackles. LB PERRY RILEY, JR. ranks 2nd on club with 92 tackles. LB BRIAN ORAKPO has 5.5 sacks in past 5...


QB MATT RYAN is 2-0 vs. Was. In last meeting, passed for 345 yards & 2 TDs. In career, when Ryan starts & has 100+ rating, Atl. is 34-2 (.944)...In 12/24/06 game vs. Was. (with StL),

RB STEVEN JACKSON rushed for 150 yards with TD & had 102 rec. yards with TD. Since 1960, is 1 of 6 players in NFL with 150+ rush yards, 100+ rec. yards, rush TD & rec. TD in same game...

TE TONY GONZALEZ has catch in 208 consecutive games, 2nd longest streak in NFL history. Has TD in 3 of 4 meetings. In last game vs. Was., had 13 catches for 123 yards & TD. WR RODDY WHITE has 18 catches for 217 yards (108.5 per game) in past 2. WR DREW DAVIS had TD last week..

.LB SEAN WEATHERSPOON had 71-yard INT-TD last week, team's 2nd 65+ yard INT-TD this year (DE OSI UMENYIORA, 68 yards). Rookie LB PAUL WORRILOW leads team with 101 tackles. Rookie CBs DESMOND TRUFANT (14) & ROBERT ALFORD (7) lead team in PD.