The Falcons showed off a complete arsenal of weapons on both sides of the ball. The offense executed against the Chargers defense time and time again.
Philip Rivers and the Chargers offense, on the other hand, weren’t able to keep up.
Credit the ball-hawking Falcons defense and a shoddy San Diego offensive line for never giving the Chargers a chance to stay in the game. Atlanta took a 20-0 lead at half and didn’t look back.
There were whispers that the Falcons would have a tough time traveling out to San Diego after an impressive Monday night performance.
There won’t be any whispering against Atlanta going forward. This team looks like the real deal.
Mike Shiekman is football junkie who loves to give advice to unsure fantasy owners. He also is a Breaking News writer for Bleacher Report.