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NFL preview capsule: Baltimore Ravens at Atlanta Falcons

Tonight

Ravens (6-2) at Falcons (6-2)

Time/tv: 8:20, NFL, 1010-AM

The Falcons are a superb home team and win most close games in the Georgia Dome. But the one area in which the Falcons are vulnerable both home and away is defending against the deep ball. The Bucs had success getting vertical against Atlanta last Sunday, and the Ravens have a capable receiving corps with Anquan Boldin and Derrick Mason difficult to match up with. The Ravens won't have an easy time running the ball, but RB Ray Rice forces opponents to play Baltimore honest.

Holder's pick: Ravens 24, Falcons 21

NFL preview capsule: Baltimore Ravens at Atlanta Falcons 11/10/10 [Last modified: Thursday, November 11, 2010 8:18am]
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