Unless Green Bay pulls off a miracle, the Atlanta Falcons are going to the Super Bowl 51.
Matt Ryan has 371 yards of passing and four touchdowns as the Falcons are leading 37-7 over the Packers with 3:33 left in the third quarter. Julio Jones has 167 yards of receptions and two touchdowns to complement.
The Atlanta Falcons are leading 17-0 with 7:31 left in the second quarter. Matt Ryan has already 187 yards of passing and a touchdown.
The Green Bay Packers will take on the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game on Sunday, January 22 at 3:05 PM ET, at Georgia Dome, Atlanta Georgia. This is a rematch of what transpired on October 30 in which the Falcons won 33-32 over the Packers.
The Packers are coming from a 34-31 thriller upset against the Dallas Cowboys in which Mason Crosby drilled in the winning 51 yard field goal as time expired. Crosby also made a 56-yard field goal before Dallas’ Dan Bailey tied the game at 31-31. Aaron Rodgers completed 28 of 43 passes for 356 yards and two touchdowns against one interception. On the ground, Ty Montgomery rushed for 47 yards and two touchdowns in 11 carries while Aaron Ripkowski added 24 yards in four catches. In the receiving end, Jared Cook posted 104 yards and a touchdown in six receptions while Devante Adams added 76 yards in five catches. Randall Cobb added 62 yards in seven receptions.
The Atlanta Falcons are coming from a 36-20 win over the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round. Matt Ryan completed 26 of 37 passes for 338 yards and three touchdowns against no interceptions. On the ground, Tevin Coleman posted 57 yards in 11 carries while Devonta Freeman added 45 yards and a touchdown in 14 carries. In the receiving end, Freeman posted 80 yards in four receptions while Taylor Gabriel added 71 yards. Also, Julio Jones had 67 yards and a touchdown in six catches.
Falcons vs Packers NFC Championship game centered on the two quarterbacks who are very explosive in the past weeks.
Packers vs Falcons game schedule info:
Date: January 22, 2017
Start Time: 3:05 PM
TV Schedule: Fox
Live Stream: Fox Sports Stream
Odds and Point Spread: -4 Atlanta