Marcus Mariota

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 / Atlanta

 / Falcons

Marcus Mariota Not On The Hot Seat
Atlanta Falcons head coach Arthur Smith defended starting quarterback Marcus Mariota on Monday. "There is no situation. There was never a situation, ever. I don't know where thatYou understand why the question is getting asked. You lose two games in five days. Everybody wants to panic," Smith said. Mariota went 19-for-30 for 186 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in last Thursday's loss to the Carolina Panthers, also adding 43 rushing yards on three carries. But the 29-year-old was ... [Read More]
Marcus Mariota Throws Three Touchdowns In Win
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Marcus Mariota had three touchdowns in the 37-34 Week 8 win over the Carolina Panthers. The veteran quarterback completed 71.4% of his 28 pass attempts in the game, totaling 253 yards on the afternoon. After throwing a season-low 124 yards last week, the former Oregon star had arguably his best passing game of the year in Week 8. However, Mariota did toss two interceptions, including one in overtime. Despite the pair of turnovers, the Atlanta quarterback scored 22.4 ... [Read More]
Marcus Mariota Totals 124 Passing Yards
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Marcus Mariota had only 13 pass attempts in the 35-17 Week 7 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. The veteran quarterback completed only eight of his pass attempts in the game for 124 yards, a season-low. However, the former No. 2 overall draft pick had six rushing attempts for 31 yards in the game. Unfortunately, Mariota scored only 12.1 fantasy points against the Bengals, snapping his two-game streak with 18 or more fantasy points scored. Hopefully, the veteran ... [Read More]
Marcus Mariota A Risky Start Against The Buccaneers
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Marcus Mariota started the year strong, scoring 19.8 fantasy points in Week 1 against the New Orleans Saints. However, the veteran quarterback has averaged only 11 fantasy points per game since then, scoring under 15.6 fantasy points in every contest. Furthermore, the former Oregon Duck has six turnovers compared to only three passing touchdowns over the past three weeks. Unfortunately, Mariota won't have Kyle Pitts (hamstring) this week against the Tampa Bay ... [Read More]
Browns Defense Forces One Turnover In Week 4
The Cleveland Browns defense forced one turnover and notched one sack in a 23-20 loss to the Atlanta Falcons in Week 4. Cleveland got a sack from Jordan Elliott while Denzel Ward picked off a Marcus Mariota pass in the contest. The Browns did a decent job getting pressure on Mariota in the contest, despite being without their top two pass rushers as Myles Garrett and Jadeveon Clowney both did not suit up. Cleveland draws a tough Week 5 matchup against the Los Angeles Chargers. [Read More]