Atlanta regained the lead through a Tevin Coleman, run but the Eagles responded with Ajayi's second and held on despite some fierce late pressure.
Djokovic wins US Open for 14th major, tying ‘idol’ Sampras
Never was that more apparent than the game that stood out on this evening: with Djokovic serving while down 4-3 in the second set. With the quality of tennis only on the rise, the noise level inside the Arthur Ashe Stadium was deafening.
Ryan finished 21 of 43 for 251 yards and an interception, while Jones had 10 grabs for 169 yards, well over half of the Falcons' 299 yards of total offense.
While you never want to overreact to the first game of the season, it's clear that the Falcons red zone woes go well beyond their past two games played. Just because the Eagles are defending champions doesn't necessarily mean they're guaranteed to have plenty of success in 2018, and if they don't improve in certain areas following Thursday's game against the Falcons, the team could be in for a long season. But it's also a thrill when we begin a season with no idea how it will turn out.
Novak Djokovic expresses frustration with team during match
He also lead with a break in the third-set tie-break before hitting two consecutive double faults to gift Nishikori the advantage. She has 23 Grand Slams to her name and is just one Grand Slam away from equalling the world record set by Margaret Court (24).
The defense is loaded with talent, has another year in Schwartz's system under its belt, and now carries additional wisdom gained through its Super Bowl run. Matt Bryant hit the right post on the extra point.
NBC Sports Digital's live stream of last night's NFL Kickoff game ranks as its most streamed SNF game ever. Jenkins raised his fist during "The Star-Spangled Banner" past year and in the first preseason game as one of the most high-profile National Football League players protesting racial inequality and other social injustices. He wandered behind teammates near the bench and adjusted his equipment this time. However, collectively, their will broke down toward the end of the game.
Blamed in baby's death, weakening Gordon spreads rain inland
Mayors of barrier islands in the storm's path had warned that their communities might get cut off from the mainland. Rain tapers off early next week and temperatures will remain below through the weekend and early next week.