Found July 19, 2013 on WCSN - The Water Cooler Sports Network:
In what was arguably their biggest win since the 1999 NFC Championship Game, the Atlanta Falcons (12-2) prevailed over the New York Giants (8-4), blowing them off the field 34-0. It wasn’t just a win. It was the “statement win” experts had been saying the Falcons needed. They handed the Giants the worst loss ever [...]The post Atlanta Falcons blow out New York Giants, 34-0 by Joe Mixon appeared first on WCSN - The Water Cooler Sports Network.

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