Atlanta, Ga. (WHBL) - The Green Bay Packers are 2-and-a-half-point underdogs as they face the number one-seeded Atlanta Falcons tonight in the NFC Divisional Playoffs at the Georgia Dome. The Falcons beat the Packers in a regular season matchup on November 28th by a score of 20-17. The key to the game for the Packers may be stopping running back Michael Turner. He rushed for 110 yards against the Packers and averaged nearly 5 yards per carry in their November meeting. In the three games Atlanta lost this season, Turner averaged only 48 yards rushing. In the Falcons 13 wins, Turner averaged 94 yards on the ground.
Coverage of the game on WHBL starts at 5pm. Kickoff is scheduled for 7pm.