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Falcons up 13-7 at halftime

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 18:  Julio Jones #11 of the Atlanta Falcons celebrates with Matt Ryan #2 after a 21-yard touchdown against the Oakland Raiders during their NFL game at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 18, 2016 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images) Getty Images

The Raiders pulled out a stirring comeback victory over the Saints in Week One.

They’ll need to come from behind again in Week Two. The Falcons got a touchdown pass from Julio Jones and a pair of Matt Bryant field goals in the first half of the game to head into the locker room with a 13-7 lead on the road.

Matt Ryan is 13-of-20 for 157 yards and the touchdown to Jones while Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman have combined for 77 rushing yards in a balanced offensive start for the Falcons. They also got a 73-yard punt return from Eric Weems — plus a horse collar tackle penalty on Oakland punter Marquette King — to set up one of their field goals.

The defense may be the bigger story, though. They’ve held the Raiders to 167 total yards and a pass interference penalty by cornerback Robert Alford handed Oakland the ball on the one-yard-line for their only score of the day.

The Raiders had 507 yards a week ago and they’ll need to find the touch they had in New Orleans to get to 2-0.

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