1. Play-Action Works to Perfection for Atlanta Falcons, QB Matt Ryan

    There has been a lot of talk about how effective play-action passes will be in Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan's scheme.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  2. Freeman, Coleman Return to Practice

    Falcons running backs Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman, who are both recovering from hamstring injujries, returned to the individual portion of practice and were in full pads on Monday...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 16 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  3. Devonta Freeman, Tevin Coleman Back at Practice for Falcons

    Hamstring injuries left the Falcons without three of their running backs in recent days, leading the team to sign Evan Royster in order to have enough healthy bodies to get them through practice...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 16 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  4. Falcons Make Roster Moves

    The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed cornerback Travis Howard, linebacker Terrell Manning and running back Evan Royster, and have released offensive lineman DeMarcus Love...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 17 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  5. Freeman, Coleman sidelined for Falcons' first preseason game

    When Dan Quinn took over as the head coach of the Atlanta Falcons earlier this year, he must have known there would be exciting times as well as a ton of work on the agenda. There's always a healthy combination of both in the NFL ...

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  6. Good First Step for Atlanta Falcons Defense in Preseason Opener

    The fast and physical defensive style Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn has preached from Day 1 was evident in the team's preseason opener Friday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  7. Atlanta Falcons Rookie Vic Beasley Shows Versatility in NFL Debut

    ATLANTA -- Atlanta Falcons first-round draft pick Vic Beasley saw a little bit of everything in his NFL debut Friday night...

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  8. Atlanta Falcons Matt Ryan, Julio Jones in Regular-Season Form

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  9. Antone Smith Suffers Hamstring Injury

    Falcons running back Antone Smith, who scored on a 1-yard touchdown run in the second quarter, injured his hamstring on the play Friday night and was not expected to return to the action...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  10. 5 Things to Look Forward to Titans Game

    Atlanta Falcons fans have patiently endured this off-season. On Friday, for the first time in almost 8 months, the Falcons will play a football game. Sure, it's just the preseason...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 19 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  11. It's Vic Beasley's Time to Shine Under the Georgia Dome Lights

    The Atlanta Falcons open the preseason at 7 p.m. Friday vs. the Tennessee Titans at the Georgia Dome. Here's a couple things to watch for during the game.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 19 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  12. Looking Back: Ex-Falcons Kicker Morten Andersen

    Morten Andersen leaves the field after his game-winning field goal beat the Vikings and sent the Falcons to the Super Bowl in the 1998-99 season. (Marlene Karas / AJC).....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 19 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  13. Stage Set for Rookie DT Jarrett

    Former Clemson defensive tackle and Atlanta native Grady Jarrett watched his name fall down the draft board on April 31. In the eyes of most prospective football players, slipping back in the draft is the worst possible thing that could happen...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 19 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  14. Tennessee Titans' Marcus Mariota Enters NFL Debut a Respected Man

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 19 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  15. Falcons Plan to Discuss Shembo Situation

    The Falcons have not discussed yet if they will consider re-signing linebacker Prince Shembo, who had has animal cruelty case adjudicated...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 19 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  16. Brooks Reed Close to Returning from Groin Injury

    FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons linebacker Brooks Reed, who has been out with a groin injury since Aug. 3, said he is close to returning to practice.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 20 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  17. Falcons Cornerback Desmond Trufant Sidelined with Shoulder Strain

    Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant suffered a shoulder strain and is expected to miss Friday night's exhibition opener against the Tennessee Titans , coach Dan Quinn said...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 20 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  18. Atlanta Falcons' Roddy White, Julio Jones Close with Harry Douglas

    There will be a noticeable difference for Roddy White when he runs out the Georgia Dome tunnel Friday night...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 20 days ago 193 reads 0 comments

  19. Jake Matthews 'Feeling Good' Despite Surgery Rehab

    The health of Atlanta Falcons left tackle Jake Matthews is paramount for the team to have any chance of returning to the playoffs in 2015...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 20 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  20. T.Y. Hilton Contract Might Drive Up Price for Falcons' Julio Jones

    As reported by ESPN Insider Adam Schefter Thursday, the Indianapolis Colts and receiver T.Y. Hilton reached a five-year, $65 million deal with $39 million guaranteed...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 20 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  21. Falcons Have Waived Safety Damian Parms

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  22. All Access: Safety Spot Stacked With Talent

    With Ricardo Allen at free safety and William Moore at strong safety, the secondary is loaded with talent and will focus primarily on communication, speed and range...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 20 days ago 179 reads 0 comments

  23. Agent: Felony Charges Against Shembo Dismissed

    FLOWERY BRANCH — Felony animal-cruelty charges against former Falcons linebacker Prince Shembo were recently dismissed in Gwinnett County, his agent told The Atlanta-Journal Constitution on Thursday...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 21 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  24. Durant Prepared to Become Rock on Defense

    When Atlanta's new coaches began poring over tape and statistics from 2014, they quickly realized the linebacker position needed to be addressed in free agency...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 21 days ago 124 reads 0 comments

  25. Making Sense of the Atlanta Falcons' Injury-Riddled Backfield

    The Atlanta Falcons backfield has been a bit banged up through training camp, so questions have emerged about their ball-carriers...

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