5 things learned in Falcons’ 27-20 win over Jets

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

LONDON — Falcons fans were starting to get a little nervous. What was taking so long with the development of rookie tight end Kyle Pitts, the fourth player taken in the most recent NFL draft. The wait is over. “I would say that it was relief just to be able to start there,” Pitts said. “Now, I can go back and reset next week.” Without wide receivers Calvin Ridley and Russell Gage, Pitts stepped forward and helped lead the Falcons to a 27-20 victory over the Jets before a raucous crowd of 60,589 fans Sunday at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. “Kyle stepped up,” Falcons coach Arthur Smith said. “Him a…

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