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Atlanta Falcons quarter season pace on offense

They’re on pace to be great, unsurprisingly.

Cincinnati Bengals v Atlanta Falcons Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

Through four games, the Falcons are on pace to smash their offensive numbers from a year ago. This is still good news, even though the season’s already on shaky ground, and I thought you might all want to see it broken out.

I’ve got the team stats from last year next to this year, so you can see just how hilariously far ahead the offense is compared to a year ago. Let’s hope they can keep the pace going through the air, and exceed their current pace on the ground.

Team Pace

Points: 464 (353)

Passing Yards: 5,036 (3,990)

Rushing Yards: 1,536 (1,847)

Passing Touchdowns: 40 (21)

Rushing Touchdowns: 16 (12)

Player Pace

QB Matt Ryan

496/580, 5,264 yards, 40 touchdowns, 8 interceptions, 9.1 yards per attempt, 40 sacks

RB Tevin Coleman

216 attempts, 840 yards, 3.9 yards per attempt, 4 rushing TDs, 40 receptions, 336 yards, 4 receiving TDs

RB Ito Smith

72 attempts, 300 yards, 4.2 yards per attempt, 4 rushing TDs, 28 receptions, 248 yards

RB Devonta Freeman

Not even fair to pace him, so let’s say whatever it would have been is way too low

WR Julio Jones

116 receptions, 2,008 yards, 17.3 yards per reception, 0 TDs, 4 attempts, 44 rushing yards

WR Calvin Ridley

60 receptions, 1,056 yards, 17.6 yards per reception, 24 TDs, 12 attempts, 52 rushing yards

WR Mohamed Sanu

64 receptions, 728 yards, 4 touchdowns, 11.5 yards per reception, 4 attempts, -16 rushing yards

WR Marvin Hall

12 receptions, 156 yards, 13 yards per reception

WR Justin Hardy

4 receptions, 16 yards, 4 yards per reception, 0 touchdowns

TE Austin Hooper

48 receptions, 500 yards, 10.4 yards per reception, 4 touchdowns

TE Logan Paulsen

12 receptions, 152 yards, 12.7 yards per reception, 4 touchdowns