8:30 PM ET, September 22, 2002
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Atlanta Falcons had the perfect opponent after two heartbreaking losses.
Atlanta quarterback Michael Vick outruns Cincinnati's Canute Curtis, right, and Tony Williams on his way to 56 yards rushing.
The Falcons also presented a game ball to former President Jimmy Carter, who was a guest of Blank's. ... Cincinnati tight end Sean Brewer left the game in the first half with a sprained left knee. ... The Bengals have thrown at least one interception in 14 consecutive games, a dubious team record. ... Falcons center Todd McClure left the game in the fourth quarter with a knee injury. Rookie Martin Bibla, who began snapping just a few days earlier, went the rest of the way without any problems. ... Atlanta rookie running back T.J. Duckett led the team with 67 yards on 18 carries.