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Sunday Night Football: Eagles vs. Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons held off the Philadelphia Eagles, 24-20, in a Week 2 Sunday Night Football matchup on Sept. 15, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones runs toward
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones runs toward the end zone for a touchdown against Philadelphia Eagles free safety Rodney McLeod during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz leaps into the
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz leaps into the end zone for a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz makes the
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Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz makes the catch for a two-point conversion against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders runs against
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Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders runs against Atlanta Falcons linebacker Foye Oluokun during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor makes the
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor makes the catch against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu runs near
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu runs near Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws in the
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws in the pocket against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons running back Kenjon Barner runs against
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Atlanta Falcons running back Kenjon Barner runs against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley makes the
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley makes the catch against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper makes the
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Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper makes the catch against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz spikes the ball
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz spikes the ball after a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor moves past
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor moves past Atlanta Falcons strong safety Damontae Kazee during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders is hit
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Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders is hit by Atlanta Falcons defensive back Kendall Sheffield during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley misses a
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley misses a catch against Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Sidney Jones intercepts the ball
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Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Sidney Jones intercepts the ball from Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant watches a point
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant watches a point after during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons running back Ito Smith runs past
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Atlanta Falcons running back Ito Smith runs past Philadelphia Eagles strong safety Malcolm Jenkins during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor is hit
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor is hit by Atlanta Falcons free safety Ricardo Allen during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Justin Hardy misses the
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Justin Hardy misses the catch against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson watches play
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Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson watches play against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones makes a
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones makes a touchdown catch against Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby during the second half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor runs after
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor runs after a catch against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz runs out of
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz runs out of the pocket as Atlanta Falcons free safety Ricardo Allen defends during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Deion Jones hits Philadelphia Eagles
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Atlanta Falcons linebacker Deion Jones hits Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant celebrates an interception
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Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant celebrates an interception against Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan calls an audible
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan calls an audible during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws against the
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones blocks Philadelphia
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones blocks Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Sidney Jones during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant hits Philadelphia Eagles
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Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant hits Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor during the first half of an NFL gameon Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons strong safety Damontae Kazee hits Philadelphia
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Atlanta Falcons strong safety Damontae Kazee hits Philadelphia Eagles running back Corey Clement during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn speaks with
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Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn speaks with umpire Butch Hannah during the first half of an NFL game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz works in the
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz works in the pocket against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL gameon Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles running back Corey Clement runs against
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Philadelphia Eagles running back Corey Clement runs against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz works in the
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz works in the pocket as Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley defends during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders bobbles a
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Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders bobbles a pitched ball against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL game on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Quarterback Carson Wentz of the Philadelphia Eagles warms
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Quarterback Carson Wentz of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up before the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Takkarist McKinley of the Atlanta Falcons warms up
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Takkarist McKinley of the Atlanta Falcons warms up prior to an NFL game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Running back Corey Clement of the Philadelphia Eagles
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Running back Corey Clement of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on before the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Mack Hollins fist bumps
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Mack Hollins fist bumps an Eagles fan after warming up before an NFL game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones enteres the
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones enteres the fdield before the first half of an NFL game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Cheerleaders for the Atlanta Falcons perform before the
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Cheerleaders for the Atlanta Falcons perform before the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons puts his
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Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons puts his helmet on prior to an NFL game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons warms up
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Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons warms up prior to an NFL game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons speaks with
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Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons speaks with Julio Jones prior to an NFL game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

The Atlanta Falcons mascot Freddie Falcon performs before
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The Atlanta Falcons mascot Freddie Falcon performs before the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

Cheerleaders for the Atlanta Falcons perform before the
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Cheerleaders for the Atlanta Falcons perform before the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

DeSean Jackson of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up
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DeSean Jackson of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up prior to the start of the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Atlanta.

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