1. Report: Falcons Expected to Fire Smith at Season's End

    Falcons owner Arthur Blank has informed multiple parties that he plans on moving on from head coach Mike Smith at the end of the season, sources said, and it would take a shocking playoff run to alter that scenario...

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  2. Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints: Complete Week 16 Preview for New Orleans

    The New Orleans Saints will host their longtime rivals, the Atlanta Falcons , this Sunday in a crucial divisional contest...

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  3. Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints: Complete Week 16 Preview for Atlanta

    The Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints face off in a divisional showdown that will definitely have playoff implications. Atlanta, at 5-9, is still in the running—surprisingly—for the division title if it wins out...

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  4. Ryan Thinks Vaccaro's Versatility Helps New Orleans Saints Defense

    New Orleans Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro played 44 of 63 snaps on Monday in Chicago , so his move out of the starting lineup hasn't taken him out of the game entirely...

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  5. Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints: Breaking Down New Orleans' Game Plan

    The New Orleans Saints will entertain the Atlanta Falcons in a crucial Week 16 NFC South matchup, as both squads have their sights set on the divisional title...

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  6. Saints Injuries: Junior Galette Expects Limited Role, Akiem Hicks Returns

    New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Junior Galette said he expects to remain in a limited role Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons as he continues to recover from a knee injury...

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  7. New Orleans Saints vs Atlanta Falcons Friday Injury Report

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  8. Lovie Smith: Bucs Not Aiming for No. 1 Draft Pick

    With the Bucs currently in position to claim the top pick in the 2015 NFL draft more than a few fans have said the team should use its last two games to make sure it ends up No. 1...

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  9. Buccaneers vs. Packers Injuries: Major Wright out

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have to try to beat the Green Bay Packers without safety Major Wright, who's played sparingly for the past month...

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  10. Lansanah, Smith Have Played at a Postseason Level

    For many players on this 2-12 Buccaneers team, the end of the 2014 season couldn't come any faster. But among those guys who haven't had their best season – and there are a ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  11. Ex-Bucs QB Josh Freeman Working to Return to NFL

    TAMPA — The last time the Packers played at Raymond James Stadium, on Nov. 8, 2009, Josh Freeman made his first NFL start at quarterback and won 38-28, becoming the third rookie in Bucs history to win his first start...

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  12. McCoy Sorry Not to Play Against Rodgers

    TAMPA — Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy is now 0-for-2 against Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers .....

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  13. Physical Line Play Key to Sunday's Game

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have faced Aaron Rodgers , Green Bay's MVP candidate, three times since he took over as the Packers ' starting quarterback in 2008...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  14. Greg Olsen, Kelvin Benjamin Set to Accomplish Rare Panthers Feat

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Remember when the sky was falling because the Carolina Panthers lost their top four wide receivers from last season? Remember the woe-is-me attitude from fans who wondered who quarterback Cam Newton would throw to this season...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  15. Star Lotulelei Struggling in 2nd Season

    The term “sophomore slump” in football is usually reserved for second-year quarterbacks, but it can also be applied to Panthers ' second-year defensive tackle Star Lotulelei...

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  16. Playing Through Pain Part of Falcons' Game Plan

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Roddy White 's left knee might never stops hurting. His left ankle kept him from playing against the Cardinals three games ago. And a hamstring injury forced him to miss a Week 3 game against Tampa Bay ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  17. William Moore to Keenan Lewis: 'I Put My Money on Our Offense'

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- First, it was New Orleans Saints cornerback Keenan Lewis talking about sending the Falcons to their funeral...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  18. Saints' Sean Payton Dismisses Bulletin-Board Material

    METAIRIE, La. -- Sean Payton said he thinks the idea of “bulletin-board material” can be overrated leading up to rivalry games like Sunday's showdown between the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 57 reads 0 comments

  19. Falcons vs. Saints Preview

    Their records aren't pretty. Their defenses have been downright disastrous at times. But the stakes remain as high as ever as the New Orleans Saints (6-8) and Atlanta Falcons (5-9) ...

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  20. Pierre Thomas: The Atlanta Falcons Killer

    Folks, Pierre Thomas is simply a thorn in the Atlanta Falcons ' side. Over his eight season in New Orleans , Thomas has had some of his best games against the Falcons, and it has come at the best possible times...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 2 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  21. Packers vs. Buccaneers: Complete Week 16 Preview for Tampa Bay

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will return home for the final two games of a disappointing 2014 season, and first on the docket will be the 10-4 Green Bay Packers . Sunday's game is scheduled to kick off at 1 p...

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  22. Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton Set to Start Sunday Against Cleveland Browns

    Barring any physical setbacks over the next couple of days, Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Cam Newton is on target to start Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns ...

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  23. Cleveland Browns vs. Carolina Panthers: Complete Week 16 Preview for Carolina

    The Cleveland Browns (7-7) travel to Charlotte, North Carolina, to take on the Carolina Panthers (5-8-1) this Sunday. Both teams are still in the playoff hunt and cannot afford another loss...

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  24. Cam Newton Is Not the Example Johnny Manziel Should Follow in the NFL

    If I were to ask you which quarterback, Cam Newton or Johnny Manziel , the following predraft evaluation belonged to, it may take a moment or two to recall which one was actually blasted in such a manner...

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  25. Philosophical Cam Newton Admits He's a Changed Man

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