Football Night in America

Season 6 Episode 5

Green Bay Packers at Atlanta Falcons

Aired Sunday 7:00 PM Oct 09, 2011 on NBC
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Green Bay Packers at Atlanta Falcons

The team presents highlights and analysis of Week 5 Sunday action and sets the stage for the Sunday night game between the Green Bay Packers and the Atlanta Falcons.

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    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


    • TRIVIA (1)

      • Jimmy Roberts profiled legendary high school football coach John McCissick, who has been coaching Summerville High School in Green Wave, South Carolina since 1952. During that time, he has compiled 591 wins and won 10 state championships.

    • QUOTES (3)

      • (on the Buffalo Bills)
        Dan Patrick: Are we missing the bigger story here? Is Buffalo a little better than we thought?
        Tony Dungy: I think they are. They believe in their quarterback and defense
        Rodney Harrison: Defensively they give up a lot of yards, but they create turnovers. ... George Wilson made a big play against the Patriots and he made another today.

      • (on the Philadelphia Eagles)
        Cris Collinsworth: All their hood ornaments look great. The paint job is beautiful. The problem is the engine's broken.

        Tony Dungy: We can simplify it in one word – mistakes.

      • (on Al Davis, who passed away yesterday at age 82)
        Cris Collinsworth: There has never been nor will there ever be someone that will have his perspective that has played so many roles in the National Football League. He is a decisive figure in many ways. He rubbed some people the wrong way, but I can tell you that to sit in a room with Al Davis and talk football with him was unlike anything I've ever done.

    • NOTES (2)

      • Alex Flanagan reports on the New York Jets vs.New England Patriots game from Gilette Stadium in Foxboro.

      • Bob Costas' interview segment features Green Bay wide receiver Greg Jennings and tight end Jermichael Finley.

        Rodney Harrison talks to Atlanta tight end Tony Gonzalez.

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