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Ellington's 80-yard TD run helps Cardinals beat Falcons 27-13

  • Arizona Cardinals running back Andre Ellington, left, breaks free for a touchdown as Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Paul Worrilow (55) defends during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)The Associated Press

  • Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd celebrates his touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)The Associated Press

  • Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd, front, celebrates his touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)The Associated Press

  • Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez (88) is tackled by Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jerraud Powers during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)The Associated Press

  • Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd celebrates his touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)The Associated Press

Rookie Andre Ellington rushed for 154 yards on 15 carries, including an 80-yard touchdown run, and the Arizona Cardinals intercepted Matt Ryan four times in a 27-13 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

Ellington's big run, tied for third-longest in Cardinals history, was part of a 21-point second quarter that put the Cardinals (4-4) in control for good.

Arizona's Larry Fitzgerald caught four passes for 48 yards and a touchdown, in the process becoming the youngest player — at 30 years, 57 days — in NFL history to reach 800 career receptions.

Ryan had thrown three interceptions total in the first six games of the season for the Falcons (2-5). Rashad Johnson had two of Arizona's interceptions.

The Cardinals picked off Ryan five times when the teams played last season.

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