Broncos rookie Paxton Lynch will make his first NFL start Sunday when Denver hosts the Atlanta Falcons, a person with knowledge of coach Gary Kubiak's decision told The Associated Press on Saturday. Siemian sprained his AC joint in his non-throwing shoulder just before halftime of Denver's 27
The new looks under center continue for the Denver Broncos after Mike Klis of 9News.com reported Saturday that rookie Paxton Lynch will start in Week 5 against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday...
Denver Broncos rookie quarterback Paxton Lynch will make his first career NFL start Sunday in a Week 5 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons , as Mike Klis first reported for 9 News...
Apparently it'll take more than the Atlanta Falcons' groundbreaking aerial performance against Carolina to impress the Denver Broncos' ''No Fly Zone'' secondary. Matt Ryan and Julio Jones bring the league's No. 1 offense to Denver for a showdown Sunday between the Falcons
The Denver Broncos (4-0) are one of just three unbeaten teams left in the NFL and will try to stop the league's highest-scoring team in the Atlanta Falcons (3-1) on Sunday as solid home chalk ...
Jones becomes just the sixth member of the 300-yard receiving club, a group still headlined by Flipper Anderson's 336-yard game in 1989. No one in Sunday's early slate came close to Jones's 47 fantasy points, either, though another Falcon wasn't too far behind.
Julio Jones (300 receiving yards) and Matt Ryan (503 passing yards) set franchise records Sunday, teaming up to lead the Falcons over the Panthers.
Falcons receiver Julio Jones had 300 yards receiving on 12 catches against the Panthers on Sunday, less than a week after he was held to one catch against the Saints.
When Carolina made its most recent visit to Atlanta, all the talk was about the 14-0 Panthers' try for a perfect season. Now that the Panthers are 1-2, they're hearing more questions about their imperfections as they enter Sunday's game against the Falcons. Quarterback Cam Newton says the
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Ron Rivera says running back Jonathan Stewart will miss his second straight game this Sunday with a hamstring injury when the Carolina Panthers visit the Atlanta Falcons.
The Falcons' Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman have combined for 617 yards on 93 touches with five touchdowns through three games.
Brett Favre has high praise for Falcons QB Matt Ryan and the array of skill talent around him, but it's all about advancing in the postseason now.
Fact: The New Orleans Saints lost to the Atlanta Falcons on Monday night, bringing their record to 0-3 for the second consecutive season. The last time the Saints started 0-3 in consecutive years was in the 1996 and 1997 seasons...
Matt Ryan, who hasn't missed a game because of injury since 2009, wore a glove to get a better grip on the ball after hurting his thumb on a sack.
Three full weeks of 2016 NFL action are officially in the books. The Atlanta Falcons capped off Week 3 with an exciting 45-32 victory over the rival New Orleans Saints on Monday night...
New Orleans Saints tackle Terron Armstead has been ruled out of Monday night's game against Atlanta with an unspecified knee injury after missing practice all week.
Drew Brees hopes the world watches what happens in and around the Superdome on Monday night. As the Saints host the Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans will mark the 10-year anniversary of the reopening of the hulking, 73,000-seat stadium on Sept. 25, 2006, following its unprecedented 10-month restoration
Atlanta Falcons linebacker Paul Worrilow could miss up to a month of action as he recovers from a lingering groin injury. Continue for updates. Worrilow Will Miss Multiple Games Due To Injury Wednesday, Sept...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Justin Hardy caught a deflected 8-yard touchdown pass to break a tie midway through the fourth quarter and the Atlanta Falcons held on to beat the Oakland Raiders 35-28 on Sunday.
The Oakland Raiders will play their home opener Sunday as solid favorites against the Atlanta Falcons , gunning for their first 2-0 start since 2002. The Raiders are coming off a 35-34 road win over the New Orleans Saints last week as 2...
Falcons star receiver Julio Jones said Thursday he is ''good to go'' for Sunday's game at Oakland as he tries to move past a nagging ankle injury. Jones tweaked his left ankle injury in Sunday's 31-24 loss to Tampa Bay. The health of Jones, a 2015 All-Pro, is crucial to the
Falcons WR Julio Jones reiterated he'll be ready go against the Raiders after re-injuring his left ankle. Jones also said he wouldn't push it if it would affect him long-term.
Bobby Petrino almost ended up coaching Michael Vick with the Atlanta Falcons. In a weird twist of irony, he's now coaching one of the nation's most talented QBs -- one who used to look up to Vick.
For the better part of a decade, the Atlanta Falcons have been trying to figure out how to get more pressure on the other team's quarterback. Coming off a season with their lowest number of sacks since the 1980s, the shortcoming quickly cropped up again when the Falcons failed to bring down Jameis
The Buccaneers have signed running back Jacquizz Rodgers to a one-year deal, reuniting him with Dirk Koetter and Mike Smith, his former offensive coordinator and head coach with the Falcons.
Falcons coach Dan Quinn confirmed on Monday that defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman is facing domestic violence charges resulting from an incident about six months ago. Hageman, a second-round draft choice in 2014, was held out of Sunday's season-opening 31-24 loss to Tampa Bay. Quinn said Monday
Jameis Winston got off to a rough start in Atlanta on Sunday, but he didn't let it last long. The Buccaneers quarterback passed Tampa Bay to a road win in Week 1 over the division rival Falcons.
The Falcons aware of domestic violence allegations against defensive lineman Ra'Shede Hageman, but will not comment on the incident until the league reviews the matter.
Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman was charged with " interference with a call for emergency help, battery family violence and cruelty to children in the third ...
Falcons wideout Julio Jones re-injured his ankle in Sunday's 31-24 loss to Tampa Bay, but said he is not concerned about it being a lingering issue.
A lot was made of Sunday being the NFL's first opening weekend since 1997 that did not feature a start by either Peyton Manning or Tom Brady. Thanks to Jameis Winston's great performance against the Atlanta Falcons — four passing touchdowns and 284 yards in a 31-24 road victory for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Jameis Winston and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers showed they can be a team on the rise in the NFC South. Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons were stuck with another poor start in the division. The Buccaneers, who improved from two to six wins last season, opened their season with a crucial road win in the
Jameis Winston overcame a rocky start to his season to pass for 281 yards and four touchdowns in leading Tampa Bay to a win in Atlanta.
Jameis Winston bounced back from an early interception to throw four touchdown passes, and Tampa Bay claimed a winning record for the first since 2012 by opening the season with a 31-24 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Winston began his second year as a pro by going 23 of 33 for 281 yards
For Dan Quinn, success came quickly one year ago as a rookie coach with the Atlanta Falcons. Quinn won his first five games as the Falcons appeared a certainty to make the playoffs. The Falcons were 6-1 before their season began to unravel when another rookie, quarterback Jameis Winston, led the Tampa
Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn is always seeking ways to bring his players closer together. During the offseason, he asked the front office to redesign the locker room, removing two long inner rows of lockers that divided the room and opening up the space so everyone can see the entire room. Quinn
Falcons WR Julio Jones, who injured his ankle in the third preseason game and has been limited, is "ready to go" for the team's opener vs. the Bucs.
The Falcons had wide receiver Julio Jones back with full clearance for Thursday's practice, confirming the team's biggest star will be ready for Sunday's opening game against Tampa Bay. Jones' status for the opener was never really in doubt, even when he was held out of last week'
NFL Nation reporters assess the biggest injuries across the league for Week 1, including Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, who's dealing with an ankle issue.
Coach Dan Quinn expects All-Pro receiver Julio Jones to be full strength when the Atlanta Falcons install their game plan for Sunday's opener against Tampa Bay. Jones sprained his ankle in the third preseason game at Miami, but Quinn believes he will fully participate on Wednesday. The Falcons
The first four weeks should give the Atlanta Falcons a good read on their hopes for a winning season. Three of Atlanta's first four games are against NFC South opponents. The Falcons should have ample motivation for an early schedule that includes a home opener against Tampa Bay, a game at the
Terron Ward ran for two touchdowns, possibly clinching his roster spot, and the Atlanta Falcons beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 17-15 on Thursday night in each team's final preseason game. Ward missed the last two games with an ankle sprain but returned just in time to show he can be the team'
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Michael Bennett picked up a calf injury in his team's Week 4 preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday, per team official Tad Dickman ...
Matt Ryan spent six weeks training at the acclaimed 3DQB training facility to improve his deep ball, and the results are noticeable.
Julio Jones was not on the field as the Falcons returned to practice Sunday after injuring an ankle in last Thursday's 17-6 preseason loss to the Dolphins.
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