The Atlanta Falcons have had a few close calls, but only one blemish on their record. It came at New Orleans.
ATLANTA (AP) On the verge of clinching their division before December, the Atlanta Falcons don't look so dominant when their longest, most intense rival is on the field with them.
NEW ORLEANS (5-6) At ATLANTA (10-1)
Thursday, 8:20 p.m., NFL Network
OPENING LINE - Falcons by 3 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - New Orleans 6-5; Atlanta 6-4-1
METAIRIE, La. (AP) Saints assistant head coach Joe Vitt says the club has placed rookie right tackle Bryce Harris on injured reserve, ending his season.