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1 hr ago | USA Today

Ryan expects new O-line to keep him off the ground

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Quarterback Matt Ryan, sacked a career-high 44 times last season, says his revamped Atlanta Falcons offensive line will keep him upright this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, Levine Toilolo, Jon Asamoah

6 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

QB Ryan takes teaching role for Falcons offense

Tight end Tony Gonzalez has retired, receivers Julio Jones and Roddy White missed most of the offseason work and Ryan is adjusting to two new starters on his offensive line.

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NFL

Julio Jones looks explosive early in Falcons camp

The Atlanta Falcons are bringing Julio Jones back slowly after his second foot surgery, but when he's been on the field during training camp the receiver has looked like his dominant self.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Desmond Trufant

MSNBC

Steven Jackson bought into his own hype last season

Steven Jackson was used to carrying a bad Rams team, so it's perhaps natural he thought he'd be the thing that pushed an already good Falcons team over the top.

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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Falcons want big improvement from guys up front

All joking aside, the Falcons must improve up front after a miserable 2013 season, when a team with Super Bowl aspirations staggered to a 4-12 mark.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Jon Asamoah, Sam Baker, Joe Hawley, Jake Matthews, NFL Players

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Washington Post

Falcons open training camp with 'sense of urgency'

Coming off a dismal 4-12 record - their first losing mark since 2007 - the Falcons opened training camp Friday eager to show it won't happen again.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Roddy White, NFL Players, Julio Jones, Harry Douglas, Darius Johnson

Thu Jul 24, 2014

USA Today

Falcons reach four-year extension with key WR

Falcons reach four-year extension with WR Roddy White Wideout a "Falcon for life!" after adding four years to deal.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Roddy White, NFL Players, Julio Jones, Matt Ryan, NFC, NFC South

The News Tribune

Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension

White holds the team records for career receptions and yards receiving . But he battled ankle and hamstring injuries last season, missing three games and ending his streak of 133 in a row.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, Roddy White, NFL Players

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Star

Smith sets 'bigger and stronger' edict for Falcons

The team's offseason additions, including players and assistant coaches, reflected the need to improve both lines.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Levine Toilolo, Mickey Shuler, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Tyson Jackson

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Cat Scratch Reader

July NFC South Preview

Last summer I took a look around the NFC South , with my final conclusion being that the division was winnable.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, Jake Matthews, NFL Players, New Orleans Saints

Rant Sports

10 Reasons Why Atlanta Falcons Fans Should Be Excited For the 2014 Season

The Atlanta Falcons are coming off a forgettable 2013 season in which the team was marred by injuries to key players and downright awful football along the offensive and defensive lines.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Sam Baker, Paul Soliai, Jake Matthews, NFL Players, Tyson Jackson

BleacherReport

Predicting the Winner of the Atlanta Falcons' Biggest Training Camp Battles

Atlanta has quite a few positional battles going on during training camp this year.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Sean Weatherspoon, Javier Arenas, Paul Worrilow, NFL Players, Joplo Bartu

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Canal Street Chronicles

Despite Gonzalez's Claims, Saints TE Jimmy Graham is Being Paid Like an Elite Wide Receiver

In trying to create views during the off-season, new CBS analyst Tony Gonzalez has been using hyperbole to support the cause of Jimmy Graham in the matter of compensation for NFL tight ends.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New Orleans Saints, NFL Players, Jimmy Graham, Drew Brees, Atlanta Falcons, Matt Ryan

BlogginDirty

Atlanta Falcons Training Camp Preview: Running Backs

In my opinion no position group is more important to the Falcons this year than the running backs.

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

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Isportsweb.com

Atlanta Falcons: Why to watch Levine Toilolo at training camp

Training camp is right around the corner for NFL teams. Meaning, coaches will begin to observe the players who they think are the best fit for their respective team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Levine Toilolo, NFL Players, Brian Wozniak, Jacob Pedersen, Mickey Shuler

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Maddux Sports Blog

New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons: NFL Week 1 Betting Odds and Picks

New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons Sunday, 9/7/14, 1:00 PM EST Opening Point Spread: Atlanta -1.5 Current Betting Line: Atlanta -1.5 Opening Total: 52 Current Total: 52 Odds Courtesy of 5Dimes New Orleans outscored Atlanta by just 10 points in sweeping the 2013 season series, while both games went UNDER the betting total-something to consider ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints, Julio Jones, Roddy White, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Tue Jul 15, 2014

ESPN

Would be wise to extend White before camp

The NFL deadline for signing a franchise player to a long-term extension is Tuesday, and it appears that New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is set to cash in.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, Roddy White, Justin Blalock, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Falcoholic

As great as he is, Matt Ryan still has room for improvement in 2014

Matt Ryan's 2013 wasn't particularly easy. He played behind a porous offensive line while much of his supporting cast battled injuries.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Levine Toilolo

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Isportsweb.com

Atlanta Falcons: Three most intriguing positional battles

With training camp starting in two weeks for the Atlanta Falcons , head coach Mike Smith will get the opportunity to put his players through a series of drills, tough training and quality workouts to see who fits best on the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFC, NFC South, NFL Players, Akeem Dent, Javier Arenas, Robert McClain

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Arrowhead Pride

Andre Johnson's situation with Texans feels similar to Tony Gonzalez and the Chiefs

To answer your first question -- whether the Chiefs will sign him -- my first reaction is probably not.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andre Johnson, NFL Football, Houston Texans, NFL Players, Atlanta Falcons, Kansas City Chiefs

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