facebook
twitter
search
search

NFL: Atlanta 31, St. Louis 27

Dec. 28, 2008 at 4:54 PM

ATLANTA, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- A 45-yard touchdown run by Jerious Norwood with 3:41 to play Sunday lifted the Atlanta Falcons to a 31-21 win over the St. Louis Rams.

Atlanta (11-5) will be seeded No. 5 in the NFC playoffs. The Falcons got the seed after Carolina knocked off New Orleans 33-21.

Norwood also scored on an 8-yard run in a game that sent the Rams to their 10th straight defeat.

Michael Turner ran for 208 yards and a touchdown, and Matt Ryan completed 10-of-21 passes for 160 yards and a score, with two interceptions, for the Falcons.

Marc Bulger passed for 230 yards and a touchdown for the Rams (2-14).

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Los Angeles Lakers prowling for Aldridge and Jordan
Calipari denies reports of talks with Sacramento Kings
Ducks trade for Bieksa, hire MacLean as assistant
National League Game Summary - Chicago at New York
Charles leads Liberty over Sky