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Looking Back: Packers roll over the Falcons

On January 14, 2017 at 10:58 am EST

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By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

On Saturday afternoon, the Atlanta Falcons hosts the Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Ga. The game is slated to start at approx. 4:35 pm EST on FOX.

We’ll look back at the last-time the Falcons lost in the Divisional Round. They lost 48-21 to the Green Bay Packers on Jan. 15, 2011 at the Georgia Dome.

Aaron Rodgers (Getty Images)

Aaron Rodgers (Getty Images)

The Packers improved to 12-6. The Falcons ended their season with a 13-4 record.

Atlanta had 194 yards. Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan had 186 passing yards.

Ryan accounted for a touchdown, as he hit Roddy White for a six-yard touchdown reception.

Michael Turner had 39 rushing yards. He scored on a 12-yard rushing touchdown.

Eric Weems also had a 102-yard kickoff return for a touchdown.

Green Bay had 442 yards. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had 366 passing yards and 13 rushing yards.

Rodgers accounted for four touchdowns. He hit Jordy Nelson for a six-yard touchdown.

He also hit James Jones for a 20-yard touchdown reception. John Kuhn also had a seven-yard touchdown reception.

Rodgers also had a seven-yard rushing touchdown.

Kuhn had five rushing yards and 14 receiving yards. He also had a one-yard rushing touchdown.

The Packets defense got into the action, as Tramon Williams had a 70-yard interception return for a touchdown.

Packers kicker Mason Crosby also made two field goals.

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