Not a lot went proper for the Atlanta Falcons throughout Sunday’s 23-7 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium in London.
Cameras picked up a second of frustration on a deflated Falcons sideline when receiver Mack Hollins went off on quarterback Desmond Ridder after under-throwing him on a route during which he had Jags cornerback Darious Williams beat that just about resulted in an interception.
Previous to the play, Ridder had been intercepted twice, one in every of which was a pick-six that put the Falcons in a 17-0 gap. Hollins defined to reporters after the sport that he was merely venting and there was no challenge with Ridder.
“To play at a degree that’s not at our customary is irritating,” Hollins stated after the sport, through Fox 5 Atlanta. “I let that frustration out anytime it comes with me. It’s 2023, in order that sort of stuff is checked out as uncontrolled or overly emotional. I play the sport as a result of I like it. I’ll examine it to household; if any person was doing one thing mistaken to your loved ones and also you spazzed out, are you checked out as some weirdo now? I’m going to carry our group to a excessive customary, and if that customary shouldn’t be met, that’s one thing that I’ll do.”
Ridder completed with 191 yards passing with a landing and two interceptions. Hollins was focused thrice however didn’t catch a cross. It’s the primary time he was held with out a reception as a member of the Falcons and the primary time he was with out a catch since Week 5 of the 2022 season.