Roundtable Bills at Falcons

Lawrence Cooper
October 2, 2017

As the Bills' locker room opened to the media following their 23-17 upset victory over the Atlanta Falcons, McCoy was there to greet reporters, telling them - loudly - that "y'all picked us to lose, right?"

Julio Jones jogged off the field during the second quarter with a trainer at his side. Sanu was ruled out for the game with a hamstring injury. Jones, who had three catches for 30 yards in the first quarter, never returned.

Jones was limited in practice leading up to the game due to a hip injury. While it would be nice for the Falcons to stay undefeated heading into their bye-week, a win for the Bills would surely send shock waves through the National Football League and AFC East. But the injuries certainly didn't help the Falcons' quest to improve to 4-0. His dual-threat ability made for a hard game plan for Falcons defensive coordinator Marquand Manuel. And the Falcons were without their best leader with starting free safety Ricardo Allen also sidelined by a concussion. A win would make McDermott the first Buffalo coach to win three of his first four games since Kay Stephenson in 1983.

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Falcons: After their bye week, host Miami on October 15.

Running back LeSean McCoy was once again held to less than 100 rushing yards. However, a little higher circumstances against the Falcons, as both came late in the game, with one giving them Bills the lead and another providing a few insurance points. Have thoughts on how the Bills and Falcons are performing?

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