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Sunday Sep 14 | BleacherReport

Julio Jones, Roddy White's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

The only thing Atlanta Falcons fans can take solace in on Sunday is Julio Jones ' seven receptions for 88 yards and a touchdown. Other than that, it was a rough day.

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

Sunday Sep 14 | BlogginDirty

The Atlanta Falcons Are A Much Improved Team in 2014

Sep 22, 2013; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Atlanta Falcons tight end Levine Toilolo celebrates his touchdown catch with tight end Tony Gonzalez in the second half against the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium. Miami won 27-23.

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

Fri Sep 12, 2014

NJ.com

Fantasy football 2014: Top 10 sleepers for Week 2

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Harry Douglas has some serious upside for fantasy football owners this week. 1. Jake Locker, QB, Tennessee Titans: Locker went into Arrowhead Stadium last week and toppled the Chiefs with an impressive, efficient performance against one of the league's most fierce pass rushes.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Harry Douglas, NFL Players, Roddy White, Levine Toilolo

Thu Sep 11, 2014

ESPN

Falcons vs. Bengals preview

Paul Brown Stadium, or "The Jungle" as it's been nicknamed in Cincinnati, has been a place of horrors for opposing offenses in recent seasons. Since December 2012, when the Cincinnati Bengals started a nine-game regular-season home winning streak, only once has an opposing offense scored 30 or more points.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Cincinnati Bengals, Roddy White, Devin Hester, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Wed Sep 10, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

ROLLASON: Dealing the loss of Gonzalez

Last season the Atlanta Falcons finished their season with a disappointing 4-12 record after an incredible 13-3 season the year before. Atlanta was anticipating competing for a Super Bowl, but instead found themselves picking in the top ten of the NFL Draft.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Levine Toilolo, Devonta Freeman, Devin Hester, Antone Smith

NFLSpinZone

2014 NFL Week 1: Good, Bad, & Ugly

The opening weekend in the National Football League was exciting to say the least. Football is back everyone, and what we saw from Week 1 was one of the greatest opening weekends in quite some time.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Players, Drew Brees, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Matt Ryan, Jake Matthews, Pittsburgh Steelers

Sun Sep 07, 2014

BleacherReport

Falcons' Matt Ryan Continues Development into an Elite QB with Career Day

In the NFL , four quarterbacks are generally considered elite players: Drew Brees , Peyton Manning , Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers are the best of the best. Ryan was always considered a part of the next tier of signal-callers.

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

Hometown Annapolis

Starting with 'NFL Today,' CBS did a lot better than the Ravens on Sunday

I have to admit I was not overjoyed at the thought of spending the Ravens ' season opener with the fourth-string CBS broadcasting team of Spero Dedes and Solomon Wilcots. But I only wish now that the Ravens had done as well Sunday as Wilcots, Dedes and CBS Sports did.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Baltimore Ravens, Torrey Smith, NFL Players, Ray Lewis, Atlanta Falcons

The Advocate

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It should be clear by now that the Falcons are not as bad as their 4-12 record last season indicated. This group has too much talent to viewed as a four-win team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, New Orleans Saints, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams)

Sat Sep 06, 2014

BlogginDirty

Falcons vs Saints: Odds and Ends of Game

November 11, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan greets New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees after the Falcons 31-27 loss at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports Here are some informative, "weird," and funny odds and ends related to this week's Falcons-Saints game I wanted to share with my fellow DirtyBirds.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints, NFL Players, Devin Hester, Matt Ryan, Shayne Graham

Fri Sep 05, 2014

NOLA.com

New Orleans Saints intend to 'set the tone' vs. Atlanta Falcons on Sunday

Almost one year ago, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was facing fourth-and-3, down 23-17, at the Saints 3-yard-line in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Ryan stood in the shotgun, with Saints linebacker Curtis Lofton bearing down on him from the left side.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, Kenny Vaccaro, Curtis Lofton, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

Best of New Orleans

#FalconsHateWeek, Part 4: Fear the Beard edition

This week, Junior Galette signed a new contract that will keep him in New Orleans through the prime of his career. That makes this, sort of, the week of the Beard - and that isn't something the Falcons should be happy about.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New Orleans Saints, Junior Galette, NFL Players, Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans, LA, Sam Baker

Thu Sep 04, 2014

BlogginDirty

Football 101-Falcons Nickel Defense vs Saints Aerial Attack

Aug 23, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Tennessee Titans running back Dexter McCluster runs for yardage as he is pursued by Atlanta Falcons defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi and Atlanta Falcons cornerback Robert Alford during their game at the Georgia Dome. The Titans won 24-17.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Robert Alford, Jonathan Massaquoi, NFL Players, New Orleans Saints, Jimmy Graham

Best of New Orleans

#FalconsHateWeek Countdown, Part 3: Sean Payton edition

Today, after our Kenny Vaccaro Edition and our Jimmy Graham Edition , let's take a look at just how good Sean Payton is at kicking the Falcons' ass. When Sean Payton was hired in 2006, the Falcons led the all-time Saints/Falcons series by 13 games.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New Orleans Saints, NFC, NFC South, Kenny Vaccaro, NFL Players, Atlanta Falcons, Jimmy Graham

MSNBC

Julio Jones isn't thinking about his foot anymore

Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones has had a longer wait between games than most players who will take the field in Week One. Jones hasn't played since Week Five of last year because of a foot injury that required surgery, but he was healthy throughout camp and said Thursday, via Reid Ferrin of the team's website, that he's "definitely to the point where I'm not thinking about my foot" going into the start of the season.

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

Wed Sep 03, 2014

BleacherReport

New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

The New Orleans Saints enter the 2014 NFL season as the prohibitive favorites to win the NFC South title and will kick things off with a divisional battle against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome. The Saints won both meetings with an injury-plagued Atlanta team last year but were held in check offensively each time by a determined Falcons defense.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Drew Brees, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams)

Tue Sep 02, 2014

SavannahNow

Improved, tougher Falcons predicted to return to playoffs in bounce-back season

For the first time under the current regime, the Atlanta Falcons had a losing record.

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

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Star

Falcons look to bounce back from dismal season

The Falcons plummeted to 4-12 last season, a bitter disappointment for a team that nearly went to the Super Bowl the previous year.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, Roddy White, Levine Toilolo, NFL Players, Tyson Jackson

NOLA.com

Atlanta's offensive line 'won't be punked over by anybody,' plus other Falcons news

On 4th and 3 in the final moments, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan ends up on his back as New Orleans Saints strong safety Kenny Vaccaro knocks tips a pass intended for Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez which was intercepted by Roman Harper during the season-opener between the Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints in the Superdome on Sunday, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Jerome Smith, Jacques Smith, Sean Baker

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Ananova

NFC South Preview

One of the more tricky divisions to call is the NFC South with the Atlanta Falcons being a popular pick for the biggest bounce back team of the season, but can they get the better of the high-flying Saints and tough-tackling Panthers? After coming so close to the Super Bowl two years ago, Atlanta slumped to a disastrous 4-12 campaign last year and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams)

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