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  1. How Jack Cichy fits with the Tampa Bay BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bucky's 5th Quarter

    The second former Wisconsin Badgers walk-on selected in the 2018 NFL Draft , linebacker Jack Cichy found an opportunity with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers when the organization grabbed him in the sixth round with the 202nd overall pick. Cichy 's collegiate career was cut short by a torn pectoral muscle halfway through the 2016 season and a torn ACL last year, but he now has a chance to make an impact at the next level with the NFC South franchise .


  2. Green Bay Packers 2018 opponent preview: Atlanta FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | LombardiAve

    ... A year after reaching the Super Bowl, the Falcons finished 10-6, surprisingly good for just third place in the NFC South, but they still earned a wild-card berth. In the playoffs, Atlanta put together an impressive performance to beat the Los ...


  3. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Can this team go worst-to-first?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ThePewterPlank

    In 2017, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers finished fourth in the NFC South for the ninth time since the division was created ahead of the 2002 NFL Season. Of course, this team also spent eight straight seasons living in the bottom half of the division as well.


  4. The Atlanta Falcons will open 2018 with a tough stretch of gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... But, at least this one will be in Mercedes-Benz. Unlike last year when Atlanta didn't face an opponent from the NFC South until Week 9 (which was the latest start in franchise history), this year will be different as the Falcons open up division ...


  5. Drew Brees hoping Saints offense can be as balanced as last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... and 2011. And the combination of efficiency on the ground and in the air helped the Saints go 11-5 and win the NFC South after three consecutive 7-9 finishes. The balanced offensive attack was a significant change from recent years as Brees passed ...


  6. How has the NFC South changed coming into 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Falcoholic

    Recently, we've spent a little time talking about how tough the NFC South and the broader NFC are likely to be, which will make for an uphill battle for this extremely talented Falcons team. Today, I'd like to talk about the way the rosters in the NFC South have changed and what that might mean for the 2018 balance of power.


  7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: NFC South running back rankingsRead the original story

    Thursday | ThePewterPlank

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers removed a former pro bowl player at this position, and drafted one in the second-round. The second edition of this year's NFC South position rankings will cover a position considered dead or dying to many: the running back.


  8. No hedging: Panthers' new owner bound to demand consistent returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Sporting News

    ... But the Panthers also have teetered on becoming what they were under John Fox - a boom-or-mediocre team in the NFC South from one season to the next. Fox was 63-49 in his first seven seasons, only a game and a half shy of Rivera in the same span, ...


  9. Colin Cowherd has Saints ranked fifth best team in NFCRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | WhoDatDish

    ... a spot above the Saints at fourth. The Dirty Birds were a worse seed than New Orleans, as the Saints took the NFC South. The season series was tied 1-1, with the Saints outscoring the Falcons 40-33 in the series. Granted, that was last year, but the ...


  10. Underrated NFL Rookies Who Will Make An Impact In 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | CBS Local

    ... as a rookie. I could've included Atlanta's second-round pick, cornerback Isaiah Oliver here too. With the way the NFC South plays offense, stockpiling cornerbacks is almost a necessity. The Falcons got a good one in the former Colorado standout he ...


  11. Cam Jordan says Matt Ryan is rattled by hits, but is he right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | The Falcoholic

    By now, you've probably seen that Cam Jordan had some comments about Matt Ryan yesterday. Jordan is one of the NFL's premier pass rushers-arguably the best, at this point in his career, in the entire NFC South-and his word does carry some weight.


  12. Saints begin OTAs with 2017 performance in rearviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 |

    The New Orleans Saints bounced back in impressive fashion in 2017, finishing 11-5 and winning the NFC South after three consecutive seasons finishing 7-9. But, as the team starts its official offseason practices this week, last year's success doesn't matter, and coach Sean Payton thinks his players inherently understand the performance last season has no bearing on what will happen in 2018.


  13. Three Saints Veterans Who Could Be Released Before Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Canal Street Chronicles

    The New Orleans Saints have one of the more talented rosters in the NFL. Last year, they won the NFC South and made a run in the playoffs despite multiple injuries at different positions.


  14. How can Christian McCaffrey improve for the Carolina Panthers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 |

    ... his way through the defensive line, but the Panthers need someone to add speed to keep up with the rest of the NFC South. McCaffrey has taken it upon himself to bulk up this offseason to be able to grind out more yards and hopefully break more ...


  15. Anything less than a Super Bowl victory will be falling short for the 2018 FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The Falcoholic

    ... middle of their window of contention, and the window has never been so open for this team, no matter how tough the NFC South and the NFC are. No other Falcons team in franchise history has ever had this much talent going into a season: not in 1998, ...


  16. Here's why these underrated rookies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | CBS Sports

    ... as a rookie. I could've included Atlanta's second-round pick, cornerback Isaiah Oliver here too. With the way the NFC South plays offense, stockpiling cornerbacks is almost a necessity. The Falcons got a good one in the former Colorado standout ... ...


  17. Atlanta Falcons: 3 Biggest games on 2018 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | NFLSpinZone

    ... in 2018, they'll have to navigate through a fairly tough regular season schedule. With six games against fellow NFC south foes, four games against the AFC North, four games against the NFC East, and two more against Arizona and Green Bay, Atlanta ...


  18. NFL coaching hot seats: Who goes into 2018 most in line of firing?Read the original story

    Sunday May 20 | Sporting News

    ... will work with Jameis Winston. But if a talented, improving team stays in fourth place, even in the tough NFC South, it won't cut it. While his brother Jon returns to make it two Grudens coaching in the NFL, Jay will need to do some work to avoid ...


  19. Three reasons Carlton Davis gives the Bucs' defense hope in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Bucs Nation

    ... Week 17 of the 2016 season; the Panthers traded Benjamin during the 2017 season. The top three receivers in the NFC South - Julio Jones , Michael Thomas , and Devin Funchess - are all at least 6-foot-3, 212 pounds. Tampa's biggest cornerback since ...


  20. Panthers: ESPN Insiders go all NFC for MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | CatCrave

    ... out the current front-runners for best player. Jimmy Garoppolo (San Francisco), Carson Wentz (Philadelphia) and NFC South rival Drew Brees (New Orleans) were the other quarterbacks selected. The excitement surrounding Newton and Carolina for 2018 is ...