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2 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

Injury Update on FS Dezmen Southward and LB Pat Angerer

Two new faces to the Atlanta Falcons will be sitting out part of camp. Coach Mike Smith updated the media, which in case you missed it includes the Falcoholic's very own Jeanna Thomas, about the team's injuries.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Dezmen Southward, NFL Players, Dwight Lowery, Paul Worrilow, Joplo Bartu

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Falcoholic

With Pat Angerer banged up, the Falcons may soon add free agent veteran Nick Barnett

You may not have realized it, but the Falcons have been keeping their eye on Nick Barnett for a while now.

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SanLuisObispo.com

Julio Jones says right foot completely healed

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones makes a catch during an NFL football training camp practice in Flowery Branch, Ga., Thursday, July 31, 2014.

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

The Macon Telegraph

Falcons defensive tackle Peria Jerry retires

The Falcons re-signed Jerry to a new contract in March, not long after defensive tackles Jonathan Babineaux and Corey Peters agreed on new deals.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Peria Jerry, NFL Players, Corey Peters, Ra'Shede Hageman, Jonathan Babineaux, Tyson Jackson

The Falcoholic

Peria Jerry Retires From NFL After Five Seasons With Atlanta Falcons

It's a surprising retirement, given that Jerry was coming off arguably his best season in the NFL and was still just 29 years old.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Corey Peters, Ra'Shede Hageman, Travian Robertson, Peria Jerry, NFL Players, Tyson Jackson

BleacherReport

Claude Humphrey: Inside the Legacy of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductee

Over 30 years after retiring from football, and following four denied entries as a finalist or senior candidate, former Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Claude Humphrey will be officially inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Philadelphia Eagles

USA Today

NFL goes deep with player tracking, advanced stats

The path of a ball-carrier is shown during a game between the Atlanta Falcons and Carolina Panthers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Roddy White, NFL Players, Robert Alford, Carolina Panthers, Quintin Mikell

The Falcoholic

Paul Worrilow to be the Falcons' signal caller, don the infamous "green dot"

Fact: Paul Worrilow knits in his spare time for milk money. He knits a lot. And drinks a lot of milk.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Paul Worrilow, NFL Players, Sean Weatherspoon

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Falcoholic

No matter what their critics say, the Falcons are prime for a comeback in 2014

The Falcons have a lot to prove this season. It's about as high stakes as it gets in the NFL, with fans expecting the best while absolutely dreading the worst.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Dwight Lowery, Justin Blalock, Sam Baker, Osi Umenyiora

BlogginDirty

An Early 53 Man Roster Prediction For The Falcons

Now that training camp has reached its first natural break I thought I would put together a quick 53 man roster projection for the Falcons.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jerome Smith, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Bernard Reedy, NFL Players, Mike Johnson, Jason Snelling

The Falcoholic

Five Days Into Falcons Training Camp, An Updated Depth Chart Projection

I was going to wait until after at least the first preseason game to update my projected depth chart, but you know, you can learn a few things from the first five days of training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jacques Smith, Ryan Schraeder, NFL Players

Examiner.com

Kim Zolciak shows off 50-pound weight loss and fit bikini body: Her diet secrets

Reality TV star Kim Zolciak Biermann flaunted her fit bikini body after losing 50 pounds less than eight months after giving birth to twins in two Instagram selfies she posted July 29. Kim, 36, wrote in the photo caption that she has been the same size her entire life despite giving birth to six children: Twins Kaia and Kane, 8 months, Kroy Jr., ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kroy Biermann, NFL Players

The Falcoholic

Steven Jackson Injury: RB Hurts Hamstring, Expected Back For Season Opener

We now know why Steven Jackson missed practice today, as he apparently suffered a left hamstring injury in Monday's first padded practice.

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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, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Tony Gonzalez, Julio Jones, Levine Toilolo, Jon Asamoah

Tue Jul 29, 2014

NOLA.com

Atlanta Falcons running back Steven Jackson injures hamstring | NFC south links

Atlanta Falcons' Steven Jackson stretches during the team's NFL mini-camp football practice, Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Flowery Branch, Ga.

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

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, Tony Gonzalez, Roddy White, Levine Toilolo, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), NFL Players, Matt Ryan

CBS Local

Top 10: Best NFC South Football Players Of All Time

The NFC South is poised to be one of the toughest divisions in football for the upcoming season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, Carolina Panthers, NFL Players, Muhsin Muhammad, New Orleans Saints, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Creative Loafing Atlanta

First Slice 7/29/14: R.I.P., Friendship Baptist Church

Friendship Baptist Church, an iconic 152-year-old church located in Castleberry Hill, was demolished yesterday to make way for the new Atlanta Falcons stadium.

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The Baltimore Sun

Ravens CB Dominique Franks getting up to speed after rough start

Veteran cornerback Dominique Franks regards the Ravens' conditioning test as grueling enough that he doesn't want to ever have to run it again.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Baltimore Ravens, Chykie Brown, NFL Players, Dominique Franks

The Falcoholic

Falcons Run Oklahoma Drill, Continue To Push Toughness In Training Camp

The Falcons are pushing toughness, and turning their players on one another in a rough tackling drill fits the motif.

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