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  • Rosenthal: Ryan an Early Contender for MVP

    2 years, 2 months ago

    There are just three games that have been decided during the 2012 NFL campaign, but already, NFL.com is projecting some early MVP candidates. At the top of the list: Falcons QB Matt Ryan. Writes NFL.com’s Gregg Rosenthal: “He leads the league in quarterback rating. He’s thrown eight touchdowns with one interception on a three win [...]

  • Numbers Tell Tale of Full Team Effort

    2 years, 2 months ago

    One of the biggest stories of the first three weeks of the regular season has been how hot the Falcons’ offense has become under a new system and new coordinator. One look at the offensive stats, however, and it may raise plenty of questions. The Falcons are 19th in the league in total offense, 25th [...]

  • Falcons at No. 2 in Power Rankings

    2 years, 2 months ago

    NFL.com and ESPN.com are unanimous: The Falcons are the (second) best team in all the land. Releasing their power rankings Tuesday, the two entities each have the Falcons at No. 2 of 32 teams, sitting behind the Houston Texans. The Falcons are one of three teams — along with Houston and the Arizona Cardinals — [...]

  • Falcons Set to Throw it Back This Week

    2 years, 2 months ago

    The Atlanta Falcons will be wearing their throwback uniforms this weekend at the Georgia Dome against the Carolina Panthers. The Falcons are 5-1 in their black throwback uniforms since they started wearing them in 2009. The Falcons will don red helmets, black jerseys and white pants for Sunday’s game. They will wear the uniforms again [...]

  • Palmer Out Sunday, Julio Has Cut Hand

    2 years, 2 months ago

    Head coach Mike Smith announced Monday during his press conference that tight end Michael Palmer has a shoulder injury and will definitely be out for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Smith also said Julio Jones suffered a lacerated hand during Sunday’s game against San Diego. Jones caught a 19-yard pass on the first play [...]

  • Moore, DeCoud Climbing List of Safety Tandems

    2 years, 3 months ago

    The one-two punch of William Moore and Thomas DeCoud isn’t often spoken about in the conversation of best safety tandems in the league. Call it a product of youth. But perhaps on the precipice of a coming-of-age for the two safeties, their addition to the conversation could be coming soon. Coming off a game where [...]

  • Mike Johnson Fine with Defensive Attention

    2 years, 3 months ago

    It was a crucial time during Monday night’s game when offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter called his top three wide receivers — Roddy White, Julio Jones and Harry Douglas — off the field. On first-and-goal at the 1-yard line in the second quarter of Monday’s 27-21 win over the Broncos, the Falcons looked primed to run [...]

  • Smith Focused on Keeping ‘East Coast’ Schedule

    2 years, 3 months ago

    Recovering after a Monday Night Football appearance can be tough during a regular week, but with the Falcons having to travel to San Diego this week to face the Chargers on Sunday, things are certainly way more tricky for head coach Mike Smith as he gets to planning his schedule. Smith has seen a ton [...]

  • Chris Owens in League’s Concussion Protocol

    2 years, 3 months ago

    Monday night’s 27-21 win over the Denver Broncos was a long one — three hours, 27 minutes — and physical, too. Head coach Mike Smith said during his Tuesday press conference with the Atlanta media that the length and physicality of the game took its toll on the team. Namely, cornerback Chris Owens, who Smith [...]

  • Denver Broncos Injury Report – Saturday

    2 years, 3 months ago

    The Denver Broncos added center/guard Phillip Blake to their injury report today, which includes all game statuses for Monday’s matchup. View the Piedmont Healthcare Injury Report for the Falcons by clicking here. Saturday Did Not Participate CB Chris Harris – ankle (questionable) G Chris Kuper – forearm (out) Limited Participation C/G Phillip Blake – thumb [...]

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