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Atlanta Falcons Focused on Stopping Marshawn Lynch

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Atlanta Falcons Focused on Stopping Marshawn Lynch
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The Seattle Seahawks operate an offense that beats teams in multiple ways, but Marshawn Lynch is their engine. Stopping the bruising running back now becomes the task of the Atlanta Falcons in Sunday's divisional playoff game, something safety Thomas DeCoud doesn't take for granted. "He loves contact. He loves breaking tackles. Marshawn has been the man since he was able to not wear diapers," DeCoud told The News Tribune. "He's a great, great, great, great football player."

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