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23 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

Is Devonta Freeman Ready for a Significant Role?

Rookie tailback Devonta Freeman has exceeded expectations so far in his short time with the Falcons.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, NFL Players, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Antone Smith, Bernard Pollard

Mon Aug 18, 2014

PennLive.com

Fantasy football 2014 rankings, Nos. 126-150: Johnny Manziel, Devonta Freeman and late sleeper picks

Atlanta Falcons' Devonta Freeman celebrates after he scored against the Houston Texans during the fourth quarter of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, NFL Players, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Houston Texans

Sat Aug 16, 2014

ESPN

W2W4: Atlanta Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons play their second preseason game against the Houston Texans Saturday night at NRG Stadium: Three things to watch: 1. Eyes on Jake : As the teams got together for joint practices this week, much of the talk was about how rookie right tackle Jake Matthews performed against pass-rush demon J.J. Watt and the rest of the Texans' ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, Sean Renfree, Jake Matthews, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

The Falcoholic

One Falcon To Watch: Devonta Freeman

Devonta Freeman has been as impressive as any rookie back in the NFL in preseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, NFL Players, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams)

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Falcoholic

Over/Under For Top Falcons Fantasy Performers

The Atlanta Falcons have some deeply intriguing players in fantasy football this year, and I'm here to talk about what kind of numbers they might hit over the course of the 2014 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, Roddy White, NFL Players, Antone Smith, Devonta Freeman

The Macon Telegraph

NFL Preseason Preview - Atlanta

A pair of teams that suffered the ignominious trip from the penthouse to the outhouse last year continue preparations for the 2014 season when the Atlanta Falcons pay a visit to the Houston Texans at NRG Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Sergio Castillo, Devonta Freeman, Sean Renfree, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Wed Aug 13, 2014

ESPN

Falcons Camp Report: Day 15

The Falcons had the first of two joint practices with the Houston Texans on Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Houston Texans, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Maurice Hagens, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

RB Antone Smith impresses Falcons with big plays

As starter Steven Jackson continues to miss time with a left hamstring injury, Smith showed impressive big-play potential in the Falcons' 16-10 win over Miami on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Antone Smith, Devonta Freeman, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams)

ESPN

Lowery: No reservations after concussion

Atlanta Falcons free safety Dwight Lowery , who suffered the fourth concussion of his football career during an Aug. 1 training camp practice, has no reservation about returning to full contact.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Kemal Ishmael, William Moore, Dwight Lowery, NFL Players

Sun Aug 10, 2014

CBS Local

Jamie Walker: Falcons Camp Notes-Week 2

The Atlanta Falcons continued their quest to turn around a disappointing 2013 campaign with a competitive training camp from Flowery Branch.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Javier Arenas, Marquis Spruill, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Robert McClain

Sat Aug 09, 2014

MSNBC

Falcons' backup running backs impress in preseason debut

The Falcons first-string running back, Steven Jackson , missed the preseason opener while nursing a hamstring injury, and Jacquizz Rodgers , who started in place of Jackson, struggled.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, NFL Players, Antone Smith, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams)

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The State

Ryan sharp on TD drive, Falcons top Miami 16-10

Each had only one possession. Each completed every pass attempt on long touchdown drives.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Miami Dolphins, Matt Bryant, Devonta Freeman, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), NFL Players

MSNBC

Dolphins, Falcons trade touchdowns with starting offenses

The best news for both the Dolphins and Falcons is that the starting offenses emerged from the first quarter of the first preseason game with no apparent injuries.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Atlanta Falcons, Ryan Tannehill, Brandon Gibson, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Thu Aug 07, 2014

NFL

Falcons OC: Freeman going through 'growing pains'

With Steven Jackson 's hamstring injury keeping him out this preseason, the Atlanta Falcons will lean on running back Devonta Freeman .

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), NFL Players

Tue Aug 05, 2014

CBS Local

Breaking Down The Surprises As The Falcons Release Full Depth Chart

Camp is exactly one week from ending and the Falcons have released their depth chart, at least as it stands right now.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Roddy White, Devonta Freeman, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Matt Ryan

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Rant Sports

5 Atlanta Falcons Players on the Roster Bubble in Training Camp

The Atlanta Falcons are looking to bounce back from a disappointing 2013 season and make a return trip to the playoffs in 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Peter Konz, NFL Players, Antone Smith

The Falcoholic

Fantasy Football: Why Devonta Freeman Could Be Great In Keeper Leagues, Poor In Re-Draft

There's little question Devonta Freeman will be a vital piece of the puzzle for the Falcons ' backfield, particularly after this year.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, NFL Players, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Antone Smith

ESPN

Falcons' Hageman didn't break hand in fight

Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith said rookie defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman did not break any bones in his right hand following a fight with teammate Joe Hawley on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Ra'Shede Hageman, NFL Players, Dwight Lowery, Terren Jones, Joe Hawley

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Bradenton.com

Jackson's backups prepping quickly for Falcons

It's a tough assignment considering how the run game has fallen from 17th in 2011 to 29th in 2012 to worst in the NFL last season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), NFL Players, Antone Smith

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Falcoholic

Falcons FS Dwight Lowery Suffers "Head Injury"

The Atlanta Falcons went to their annual Friday Night Lights game, a pseudo scrimmage that occurs every year before preseason games.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Dwight Lowery, NFL Players, Kemal Ishmael, Dezmen Southward

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