The Falcons had meant to get both Freeman and Tevin Coleman more involved in the running game.
Freeman has made the Pro Bowl in the two seasons he's played since his rookie year, rushing for over 1,000 yards and 11 touchdowns in both years. Prior to the win, Atlanta had lost four of its previous five games. nMatt Ryan and company will take on the Seahawks next Monday at 8:30 p.m.
Freeman missed two preseason games after suffering a concussion in a practice in August.
Coleman rushed for 83 yards and a touchdown in Freeman's stead against the Cowboys.
Three US Navy Carriers Conduct Joint Exercises
Navy Carrier Strike Groups routinely deploy to the Western Pacific and the Indian Ocean", according to a Navy statement. Navy aircraft carriers for a massive exercise on November 12 in the Sea of Japan in a show of force toward Pyongyang.