NFL: Atlanta 34, Buffalo 31 (OT)

Dec. 1, 2013 at 8:18 PM   |   0 comments

TORONTO, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Matt Bryant connected on a 36-yard field goal 3 minutes into overtime Sunday, capping a rally that carried Atlanta over Buffalo 34-31 in Toronto.

The winning kick came after Steven Jackson forged a 31-31 tie on a 1-yard scoring run with 1:28 left in regulation following an 11-play, 65-yard drive.

Jackson finished with two scores on 23 carries, rushing for 84 yards, and Matt Ryan made good on 28-for-47 passes for 311 yards and a touchdown as the Falcons (3-9) snapped a five-game losing streak.

The Bills (4-8), meanwhile, fell out of the AFC wild card race with a fourth loss in five contests.

They were led by C.J. Spiller, who rambled for 149 yards on 15 carries with a score.

E.J. Manuel went 18-for-32 passing for 210 yards, supplying a passing and a rushing touchdown for Buffalo.

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