No Worries for Atlanta Falcons Heading into Playoffs

Josh D. Weiss--US Presswire

The Atlanta Falcons lost their final regular season game of the year 22-17 to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. They finished the season 13-3, owners of the number one seed in the NFC and champions of the NFC South. Of course, […]

Atlanta Falcons: Were They Really the Best Team in the NFC South?

Tim Fuller--US Presswire

The Atlanta Falcons finished the season 13-3, tied with the Denver Broncos for the best record in the NFL, the number one seed in the NFC and as the NFC South division champs but were they really the best team […]

Washington Redskins Deserve to be NFC East Champs

Geoff Burke--US Presswire

When the season started, most analysts said the NFC East would be the most competitive division in the NFL. On paper, it was the biggest understatement of the year, but after the dust has settled, it may have been the […]

Could Kicking Be An Issue For Atlanta Falcons in Playoffs?

Mike Carter--US Presswire

Knowing the Atlanta Falcons, they will probably be engaged in some close games in the playoffs, especially given they will be coming off of a bye. Falcons’ kicker Matt Bryant is considered one of the best in the NFL but […]

Atlanta Falcons’ Michael Turner Well Rested as Playoffs Approach

Josh D. Weiss--US Presswire

It is no secret Atlanta Falcons’ running back Michael Turner has not been as productive as he has in past seasons, but that may have been part of the plan. Each of the last three seasons, Turner has carried the […]

Atlanta Falcons Have Key Injuries Heading Into Final Game

Kim Klement--US Presswire

The Atlanta Falcons head into their week 17 match up with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers nursing a few injuries. Honestly, since Atlanta has their spot in the playoffs wrapped up and Tampa Bay has nothing to play for except next season, […]

Atlanta Falcons Take ‘So What’ Approach To Pro Bowl

Josh D. Weiss--US Presswire

Normally the team with the best record sends the most players to the Pro Bowl but that will not be the case with the Atlanta Falcons who were clearly snubbed all the way around. Atlanta has three players on this […]

Falcons vs. Buccaneers NFL Week 17 Preview

Ted Larsen--US Presswire

The Atlanta Falcons (13-2) will face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-9) in week 17 in their final game before getting set to make a playoff run. This game really doesn’t matter to Atlanta in terms of playoff seeding and home […]

Detroit Lions: Is Calvin Johnson the Second Coming of Barry Sanders?

Tim Fuller--US Presswire

Detroit Lions’ wide receiver Calvin Johnson caught 11 passes for 225 yards in a 31-18 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on a Saturday night edition of Monday Night Football. It was a career night for Johnson as he eclipsed the […]

Atlanta Falcons’ Matt Ryan Wins “Battle of the Matts”

Tim Fuller--US Presswire

The Atlanta Falcons defeated the Detroit Lions 31-18 as they clinched home field advantage throughout the playoffs. In a rare Saturday night edition of Monday Night Football, this match-up of two teams headed in different directions was really about individuals. […]

Wide Receivers Take Center Stage in Atlanta Falcons Win

Tim Fuller--US Presswire

On Saturday night, Monday Night Football treated fans to a game between the Atlanta Falcons and Detroit Lions that featured four of the top ten receivers in the NFL. Atlanta brought their trio of Roddy White, Julio Jones and Tony […]

Atlanta Falcons Continue Momentum in Win over Detroit

Mike Carter--US Presswire

The Atlanta Falcons beat the Detroit Lions by a score of 31-18 and continued the momentum they built in a blowout over the New York Giants last week. What was impressive about this win was Atlanta’s ability to pull away […]