Roddy White Makes Amends to Lead the Atlanta Falcons Past the Cincinnati Bengals

October 25, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Twenty-two points in the third quarter from the Cincinnati Bengals were not enough to overcome a 24-3 halftime deficit, as the Atlanta Falcons made the plays they needed to make in the fourth, winning 39-32.
A Roddy White fumble late in the third quarter was returned for a touchdown by Adam Jones, giving Cincinnati a 25-24 lead.
It looked as though the momentum of the game had completely shifted and the Falcons were on their way to a colossal collapse.
That was until White made up for his mistake, scoring a touchdown on an 11-yard pass from Matt Ryan, then coming down with a tough catch on the ensuing two-point conversion to give Atlanta a 32-25 lead they would not relinquish.
On the Bengals' next drive, running back Cedric Benson fumbled, Falcons corner Brian Williams recovered, and Atlanta was on its way to another scoring drive that would put them up 39-25.
Cincinnati scored once more, making it 39-32 but were unable to recover an onside kick and did not get...

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