Matt Ryan and Julio Jones connected on two touchdowns in the first half as Atlanta leads Kansas City 20-17 at the half. Ryan is 17-of-22 for 203 yards and the two strikes to Jones, who has 58 receiving yards on the day so far. Roddy White leads all Atlanta receivers with five receptions for 61 yards.
Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez achieved a monumental milestone in the first half. His 46 yards is enough to pass Torry Holt and crack the top 10 of all-time receiving yards. Gonzalez is the only non-wide receiver on the list.
Matt Cassel has had an efficient first half, going 10-of-12 for 123 yards and a TD to tight end Kevin Boss. Cassel has also rushed three times for seven yards and a score.