Falcons beat Seahawks

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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts to his game winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud (28) breaks up a pass intended for Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice (18) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts to his game winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons center Todd McClure (62) celebrates on the sidelines following kicker Matt Bryant's winning 49-yard field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the fourth quarter of their NFC divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoAtlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton) MARIETTA DAILY OUT GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT LOCAL TV OUT WXIA-TV OUT WGCL-TV OUT
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, left, celebrates with running back Jason Snelling (44) after Snelling scored a touchdown on a 5-yard pass from Ryan against the Seattle Seahawks during the third quarter of their NFC divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoAtlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton) MARIETTA DAILY OUT GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT LOCAL TV OUT WXIA-TV OUT WGCL-TV OUT
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Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner (54) and defensive end Bruce Irvin (51) sit on the bench during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) speaks to Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) after the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner (54) sits on the bench during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll speaks to an official after Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant kicked a practice field goal during timeout during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts to his game winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud (28) breaks up a play in back of Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice (18) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank reacts with Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel on the sidelines after an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud (28) breaks up a play in back of Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice (18) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts to his game winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch (24) fumbles the ball after scoring a touchdown as Atlanta Falcons strong safety William Moore (25) makes the hit during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. The play was ruled a touchdown. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez (88) reacts as he walks off the field after an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez (88) walks off the field after the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank reacts with cornerback Asante Samuel on the sidelines after an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank embraces General Manager Thomas Dimitroff after their NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) walks off the field after kicking the game-winning field goal during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts to his game-winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank embraces Atlanta Falcons General Manager Thomas Dimitroff after the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) watches play against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez (88) reacts after the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) is congratulated by teammates after making the game-winning field goal during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Matt Ryan (2) and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson leave the field during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons' Julio Jones (11) intercepts a pass on a Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson Hail-Mary pass during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson leaves the field after shaking hands with Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan after an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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El pateador de los Falcons de Atlanta Matt Bryant (3) tras anotar el gol de campo para la victoria ante los Seahawks de Seattle en los playoffs de la NFL el domingo 13 de enero de 2013. (AP FotoJohn Bazemore)
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Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker K.J. Wright (50) picks up the ball after Marshawn Lynch scored a touchdown during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) watches play against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts after kicking the game-winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch runs during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll walks the sidelines against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank looks down at the turf after the Seattle Seahawks scored a touchdown late in the second half during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Seattle Seahawks defensive coach Guy Bradley watches play against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas (29) reacts to a turnover as Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) looks on during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll watches play during the first half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks tight end Zach Miller (86) celebrates with Breno Giacomini (68) after Miller scored a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks tight end Zach Miller (86) spikes the ball after his touchdown catch against the Atlanta Falcons during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith reacts during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons running back Jacquizz Rodgers (32) breaks the tackle of Seattle Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas (29) and defensive end Red Bryant (79) during the first half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs the ball into the end zone as Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Sean Weatherspoon (56) looks on during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks running back Robert Turbin (22) reacts to a run as Atlanta Falcons defensive end Kroy Biermann (71) looks on during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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CORRECTS SEAHAWKS PLAYER TO BRANDON MEBANE, INSTEAD OF JAYE HOWARD - Atlanta Falcons guard Peter Konz (66) blocks Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Brandon Mebane (92) as quarterback Matt Ryan (2) drops back to pass during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) throws against Seattle Seahawks cornerback Marcus Trufant (23) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDave Martin)
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) works against Seattle Seahawks DeShawn Shead (35) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate (81) gets past Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud (28) for a touchdown reception during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) works against Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker K.J. Wright (50) and free safety Earl Thomas (29) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) works against Seattle Seahawks cornerback Marcus Trufant (23) during the first half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate (81) speaks with Seattle Seahawks running back Robert Turbin (22) after Tate scored a touchdown during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons guard Peter Konz (66) blocks Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jaye Howard (94) as quarterback Matt Ryan (2) drops back to pass during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice (18) makes the catch as Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud (28) defends during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoJohn Bazemore)
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Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) breaks up a pass intended Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Harry Douglas (83) during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant (3) reacts to his game winning field goal against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks guard J.R. Sweezy (64) reacts to the after an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 30-28. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs the ball into the end zone as Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Sean Weatherspoon (56) looks on during the second half of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)

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The Atlanta Falcons defeated the Seattle Seahawks in the second round of the NFL playoffs on Sunday, January 13, 2013.

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