Indianapolis Star
National Football League
BOXSCORE | PLAY-BY-PLAY | RECAP
Atlanta 31, Carolina 24
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, September 16, 2018
Where: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
Temperature: Dome
Head Official: Bill Vinovich
Attendance: 72528
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Carolina 3701424
Atlanta 3147731
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:36
Carolina FG Atlanta 0 - Carolina 3
Graham Gano 54 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 5:41
Atlanta FG Atlanta 3 - Carolina 3
Matt Bryant 44 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 8:42
Carolina TD Atlanta 3 - Carolina 10
Jarius Wright 5 yd. pass from Cam Newton (Graham Gano kick)
2nd Quarter - 4:03
Atlanta TD Atlanta 10 - Carolina 10
Calvin Ridley 11 yd. pass from Matt Ryan (Matt Bryant kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:22
Atlanta TD Atlanta 17 - Carolina 10
Austin Hooper 8 yd. pass from Matt Ryan (Matt Bryant kick)
3rd Quarter - 9:23
Atlanta TD Atlanta 24 - Carolina 10
Matt Ryan 1 yd. run (Matt Bryant kick)
4th Quarter - 11:23
Carolina TD Atlanta 24 - Carolina 17
Torrey Smith 3 yd. pass from Cam Newton (Graham Gano kick)
4th Quarter - 7:17
Atlanta TD Atlanta 31 - Carolina 17
Matt Ryan 8 yd. run (Matt Bryant kick)
4th Quarter - 2:20
Carolina TD Atlanta 31 - Carolina 24
DJ Moore 51 yd. pass from Cam Newton (Graham Gano kick)
TEAMS
Team Stats
  Carolina Atlanta
1st Downs 27 23
Rushing 6 10
Passing 20 12
Penalty 1 1
3rd Down Conversions 5-11 6-11
4th Down Conversions 1-1 0-0
Punts-Average 4-47.8 4-44.8
Return Yards 35 81
Punts-Returns 2-9 1-3
Kickoffs-Returns 1-26 2-50
Int - Returns 1-0 1-28
Penalties-Yards 7-49 2-26
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 3-0
Time of Possession 30:18 29:42
Total Net Yards 439 442
Total Plays 65 60
Average Gain 6.8 7.4
Net Yards Rushing 121 170
Rushes 18 32
Average/Rush 6.7 5.3
Net Yards Passing 318 272
Comp-Att 32-45 23-28
Yards/Pass 6.8 9.7
Sacked-Yards Lost 2-17 0-0
Had Intercepted 1 1
Touchdowns 3 4
Rushing 0 2
Passing 3 2
Other 0 0
Extra Points 3-3 4-4
Field Goals 1-1 1-1
Red Zone Efficiency 2-2-100% 4-4-100%
Goal To Go Efficiency 2-2-100% 1-1-100%
Safeties 0 0
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Newton 32/45 335 3 1
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Ryan 23/28 272 2 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
C. Newton 5 42 8.4 0 16
C. McCaffrey 8 37 4.6 0 11
C. Anderson 3 31 10.3 0 22
D. Moore 1 7 7.0 0 7
A. Armah 1 4 4.0 0 4
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
T. Coleman 16 107 6.7 0 36
I. Smith 9 46 5.1 0 18
M. Ryan 4 18 4.5 2 8
C. Ridley 1 3 3.0 0 3
M. Schaub 1 0 0.0 0 0
M. Sanu 1 -4 -4.0 0 -4
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
C. McCaffrey 15 14 102 7.3 0 18
D. Funchess 9 7 77 11.0 0 27
J. Wright 7 5 62 12.4 1 22
D. Moore 2 1 51 51.0 1 51
T. Smith 7 3 33 11.0 1 26
I. Thomas 3 2 10 5.0 0 8
C. Anderson 2 0 0 0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
J. Jones 9 5 64 12.8 0 30
C. Ridley 5 4 64 16.0 1 22
A. Hooper 5 5 59 11.8 1 30
M. Hall 1 1 30 30.0 0 30
M. Sanu 2 2 19 9.5 0 12
T. Coleman 4 4 18 4.5 0 9
L. Paulsen 1 1 10 10.0 0 10
I. Smith 1 1 8 8.0 0 8
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
D. Jackson 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
R. Allen 1 28 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
No sacks
Sacks
  NO. YDS
B. Poole 1.0 12.0
T. McKinley 1.0 5.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO.
M. Addison 2.0
K. Short 2.0
L. Kuechly 2.0
W. Horton 1.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO.
T. McKinley 1.0
B. Poole 1.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO.
T. Coleman 1
I. Smith 1
M. Schaub 1