On Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons (3-3) host the Carolina Panthers (3-4) in what will be a pivotal game in the NFC South standings. After an 0-2 start, the Falcons have won three of four and have a chance to leave Week 8 with a winning record for the first time this season.

As for the Panthers, they’re in the middle of a four-game skid but are arguably the most talented team overall, especially on defense. Here’s everything you need to know for Sunday’s NFC South showdown in Atlanta.

Falcons vs Panthers: Week 8 match info

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When: Sunday, October 31, 2021, 1 p.m. ET

Or: Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta

Watch on TV: FOX-5 Atlanta

Listen to the radio: 92.9 FM “The Game”

Flux: Fubo TV (free try)

Line of play: Falcons by 3.5 (according to Tipico Sportsbook)

Series history

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Globally: The Falcons hold a 33-19 lead over the Panthers

Last meeting: Falcons won, 25-17 (10/29/2020)

To note: The Falcons have won six of the last seven against the Panthers