Matt Ryan passed for three touchdowns as the Falcons defeated the Vikings, 24-14. Ryan finished with 262 yards on 27-of-34 passing and no interceptions as Atlanta wins their second straight and fifth of their last six tries.
Roddy White caught 10 passes for 120 yards and a score while Michael Turner ran for 60 yards on 19 touches in the win.
Christian Ponder threw for 186 yards on 17-of 25 and a touchdown while Toby Gerhart ran for 44 yards and a score while filling in for injured star Adrian Peterson.
The loss is the third straight for Minnesota.
Get Caught Up On “What Everybody’s Talking About” In The Sports Kingdom!!! Sports Kings Radio, Saturday & Sunday 12n-4p on 1380 WAOK(Atlanta) and waok.com
Follow “The Kings” on Facebook.com/sportskingsatl and on Twitter @sportskings1380.