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The Raiders drive stalled at the Atlanta 40 and P
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Ryan capped an 80-yard, 10-play drive with a 4-yard TD pass to WR Roddy White. The extra point was good and the Falcons took a 7-3 lead with 9:51 left in the 2nd quarter.
After a touchback on the ensuing kickoff, the Raiders got the ball back with a SS
RB Jacquizz Rodgers returned the ensuing kickoff to the Atlanta 22. The Raiders forced a three-and-put and Bosher came on to punt. The punt was downed at the Raiders 15. The Raiders were content to take the 13-7 lead into the locker room at the half.
The Raiders went three and out and Atlanta took over at their own 21 after a Lechler punt. The Raiders forced a three and out as well and took over after a punt, a return and a penalty at their own 10.
The Raiders drive stalled at their own 43 and the Falcons took over at their own 30 after a punt, a touchback and a penalty on the Raiders. The Falcons drive stalled at the Oakland 23 and Bryant came on and made a 41-yard field goal to cut the Raiders lead to 13-10 with 5:06 left in the 3rd quarter.
RB Mike Goodson returned the ensuing kickoff 25 yards to the Raiders 20. A couple of plays later, Palmer was sacked and stripped, and Atlanta recovered and returned it to the Oakland 2. The Raiders defense came up huge and forced a 20-yard field goal, which tied the game at 13-13 with 2:31 left in the 3rd quarter.
Goodson fielded the kickoff and took a knee for a touchback and the Raiders started at the 20. The Raiders drive stalled and Atlanta took over at their own 10 after a punt and a fair catch.
The Raiders forced a punt and after the return and a penalty on the Raiders, the Silver and Black started at their own 17. The Raiders drive stalled at midfield and Lechler came on to punt. The 51-yard punt bounced into the end zone for a touchback.
The Raiders forced a punt when Huff broke up a 3rd down pass for TE Tony Gonzalez. CB
After a touchback, the Raiders started on their own 20. The Raiders tied the game with a McFadden 2-yard TD run and the extra point. Atlanta mounted a drive and Bryant’s 55-yard field goal with one second left gave the Falcons a 23-20 victory.
The Raiders fall to 1-4 on the season and return home to face the Jacksonville Jaguars next Sunday.