1. 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 7 months ago 11,665 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 48,159 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 10,405 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 55,788 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 47,063 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 6,080 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 with a new contract. Continue for updates. Blank Comments on Potential Ryan Extension Friday, Feb...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 24,579 reads 0 comments

  8. 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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  9. 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 7 months ago 11,617 reads 7 comments

  10. 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...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 7 months ago 6,007 reads 12 comments

  11. Michael Thomas Sets Saints Rookie Records in 3 Receiving Categories

    New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas finished the 2016 regular season with the team's franchise rookie records for receptions (92), receiving yards (1,137) and receiving touchdowns (nine), per NFL Communications ...

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  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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 7 months ago 11,237 reads 2 comments

  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 7 months ago 5,697 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 7 months ago 52,429 reads 63 comments

  15. Steve Wilks Named Panthers DC: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Two days after the Buffalo Bills agreed to hire Sean McDermott as their head coach, the Carolina Panthers moved to fill their vacancy at defensive coordinator when they promoted ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 2,234 reads 3 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 55,494 reads 34 comments

  17. Mike Smith, Buccaneers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will reportedly keep Mike Smith as their defensive coordinator after he helped lead them to a 9-7 record in 2016, the team announced on Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 11,232 reads 19 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 14,651 reads 165 comments

  19. Noah Spence Injury: Updates on Buccaneers DE's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Noah Spence underwent surgery Wednesday to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder that he suffered Oct. 2, according to ESPN.com's Jenna Laine ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 1,108 reads 0 comments

  20. Steve Wilks Promoted to Carolina Panthers Defensive Coordinator

    The Carolina Panthers were left with a hole to fill in their coaching staff after defensive coordinator Sean McDermott agreed to become the head coach of the Buffalo Bills on Wednesday, and they didn't go far to find his replacement...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 4,078 reads 4 comments

  21. 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 8 months ago 14,370 reads 79 comments

  22. Cam Newton Shares Video Letter Dedicated to Son: 'Be Better Than Me'

    On the heels of the 2016 NFL season, Cam Newton wrote an open letter to his son, Chosen. The Players' Tribune published his message and produced the accompanying video, which the Carolina Panthers quarterback posted on Twitter...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 6,879 reads 3 comments

  23. 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 8 months ago 4,585 reads 2 comments

  24. 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 8 months ago 22,257 reads 123 comments

  25. 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 8 months ago 85,694 reads 117 comments