ATLANTA – There was Arthur Blank hugging Mike Smith and offering condolences. There was Smith hugging Thomas Dimitroff and not saying much of anything. There were grown men, namely Tony Gonzalez and Todd McClure, breaking into tears. Even Roddy White, usually the most vocal member of the Atlanta Falcons, was on the verge of being speechless. This is what happens when a team known for its inability to win the big games loses its biggest one yet...
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