1. Atlanta Falcons Are a Super Bowl-Bound Juggernaut That No One Saw Coming

    Prior to the 2016 NFL regular season, nine Bleacher Report experts predicted who would meet in Super Bowl LI. Zero picked the Atlanta Falcons . That same week, 42 ESPN commentators made their preseason Super Bowl predictions ...

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  2. Bleacher Report Turns Matt Ryan into Viral Sensation 'Salt Bae'

    Matt Ryan , meet Salt Bae. After the Atlanta Falcons routed the Green Bay Packers 44-21 in the NFC Championship Game, Bleacher Report turned Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan into the internet's favorite meat master, Salt Bae...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 13 hours ago 5,729 reads 0 comments

  3. Robert Alford Commits Flop of the Year in NFC Championship Game

    Move over, James Harden. Atlanta Falcons cornerback Robert Alford just pulled off the worst flop in the history of sports...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 14 hours ago 38,438 reads 0 comments

  4. Julio Jones Makes Incredible Grab, Absorbs Midair Hit for 1st Down

    What. A. Catch. Atlanta Falcons wideout Julio Jones tends to make incredible plays every week, but this catch against the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game takes the cake...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 15 hours ago 8,499 reads 0 comments

  5. EA Sports Throws Shade at Packers During Falcons' NFC Championship Game Blowout

    EA Sports has zero chill. In the midst of being blown out by the Atlanta Falcons , the Green Bay Packers were getting embarrassed online as well...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 16 hours ago 45,517 reads 0 comments

  6. Julio Jones Bullies Packers DBs on 73-Yard Touchdown from Matt Ryan vs. Packers

    Julio Jones took the Green Bay Packers ' lunch money during Sunday's NFC Championship Game. With his Atlanta Falcons already leading 24-0 to start the second half, the superstar wide receiver took a Matt Ryan pass 73 yards to the house...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 hours ago 42,814 reads 0 comments

  7. Mohamed Sanu Hauls in 1-Handed TD on Shovel Pass from Matt Ryan vs. Packers

    The Atlanta Falcons started fast in Sunday's NFC Championship Game. In less than seven minutes, Matt Ryan carved up the Green Bay Packers for 64 yards on 6-of-8 passing...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 hours ago 5,561 reads 0 comments

  8. Matt Ryan Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Falcons

    Fresh off what could be an MVP season, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is set to cash in. Continue for updates. Ryan, Falcons to Work On Extension Sunday, Jan...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 hours ago 15,131 reads 0 comments

  9. Can Home-Field Advantage Help Falcons Close Georgia Dome with NFC Championship?

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  10. How Devonta Freeman, Offensive Line Give Falcons a Complete Offense

    It happened late in the third quarter when the Seattle Seahawks blitzed on third down. They were firmly in desperation mode during their divisional-round playoff game against the Atlanta Falcons while trailing by 13 points...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 4 days ago 11,062 reads 7 comments

  11. Simms' Hidden Truth: Meet Falcons' Secret Stars Crucial to Slowing Aaron Rodgers

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 days ago 5,954 reads 12 comments

  12. Falcons Dance with Owner Arthur Blank to Celebrate Playoff Win vs. Seahawks

    The Atlanta Falcons had a lot to celebrate Saturday. The team pulled off a 36-20 win against the Seattle Seahawks , advancing to the NFC Championship Game. And what do you do after a big win like that? Dance, of course...

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  13. Adrian Clayborn Injury: Updates on Falcons DE's Bicep and Recovery

    The Atlanta Falcons lost defensive end Adrian Clayborn due to a torn bicep in the first half of Saturday's playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks , ending his season. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 5,142 reads 16 comments

  14. Future, Bow Wow Attend Falcons Playoff Game vs. Russell Wilson's Seahawks

    Future is in attendance at the Atlanta Falcons ' divisional-round playoff matchup against the Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome on Saturday...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 days ago 52,259 reads 63 comments

  15. Taylor Gabriel's Long Road from Grieving Teen to Falcons X-Factor

    ATLANTA — Nobody recognizes Taylor Gabriel here in his new city. The acrobatic catches off an invisible trampoline. The zero-to-60-in-a-blink acceleration. The piles of twisted ankles left in his dust...

    Tyler Dunne Written by Tyler Dunne about 10 days ago 54,038 reads 34 comments

  16. Julio Jones Comments on Game Plan If Refs Miss Calls in Seahawks vs. Falcons

    Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones won't stand idle in the face of injustice. In an interview with ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 days ago 14,574 reads 165 comments

  17. Young Defense Is Key to Atlanta Falcons Avoiding One-and-Done in the Playoffs

    A prolific passing game under MVP candidate Matt Ryan propelled the Atlanta Falcons to the No. 2 seed in the NFC...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 14 days ago 14,153 reads 79 comments

  18. 2016-17 NFL MVP: Winner Prediction and Complete Odds for Top Candidates

    This NFL season has seen one of the closer MVP races in recent years. Last year had little to no doubt, as Cam Newton stood out as an elite talent who carried the Carolina Panthers to the playoffs and a Super Bowl berth last season...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 19 days ago 4,343 reads 2 comments

  19. Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan Solidifies NFL MVP Case in Wide-Open Race

    Go ahead and tell everybody; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is the man. In a quarterback-driven league, Ryan's body of work throughout the 2016 campaign warrants recognition as the NFL 's MVP...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 22 days ago 22,085 reads 123 comments

  20. Michael Vick Rocks His Old Atlanta Falcons Jersey in Return to the Georgia Dome

    This is the throwback of all throwbacks. The Atlanta Falcons brought quarterback Michael Vick back to the Georgia Dome on Sunday, along with other former Falcons, to pay tribute to the stadium in its final regular-season game...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 22 days ago 85,448 reads 117 comments

  21. Julio Jones Goes Up High for the Grab, Keeps Feet In Bounds for Touchdown

    Is there anything Julio Jones can't do? During the Atlanta Falcons ' regular-season finale against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, Jones ran a fade into the corner of the ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 22 days ago 11,936 reads 7 comments

  22. Falcons Clinch NFC South: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Atlanta Falcons have qualified for the playoffs for the first time since 2012. There was a lot of scoreboard-watching Saturday after the 33-16 win over the Carolina Panthers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 30 days ago 7,277 reads 21 comments

  23. New Faces Finally Elevate Falcons to Legitimate Super Bowl Contender

    Quarterback Matt Ryan and wide receiver Julio Jones represent the best of the Atlanta Falcons , yet they're not the driving force behind the team's 2016 success...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 30 days ago 27,190 reads 54 comments