1. 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 2 days ago 5,813 reads 12 comments

  2. 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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  3. 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 1 day ago 10,022 reads 8 comments

  4. 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 ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 606 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 6 days ago 10,995 reads 2 comments

  6. 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 6 days ago 5,020 reads 16 comments

  7. 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 6 days ago 52,232 reads 63 comments

  8. 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 8 days ago 2,111 reads 3 comments

  9. 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 8 days ago 53,800 reads 34 comments

  10. 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 8 days ago 11,008 reads 19 comments

  11. 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 9 days ago 14,564 reads 165 comments

  12. 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 9 days ago 934 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 9 days ago 3,978 reads 4 comments

  14. 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 12 days ago 14,129 reads 79 comments

  15. 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 16 days ago 6,738 reads 3 comments

  16. 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 17 days ago 4,327 reads 2 comments

  17. 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 19 days ago 22,051 reads 123 comments

  18. 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 19 days ago 85,429 reads 117 comments

  19. 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 19 days ago 11,929 reads 7 comments

  20. Bryan Anger, Buccaneers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and punter Bryan Anger came to terms on a multiyear contract extension Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 1,135 reads 2 comments

  21. New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

    The Atlanta Falcons (10-5) would love nothing more than a week off in the playoffs and a home game in the divisional round...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 23 days ago 7,464 reads 20 comments

  22. Carolina Panthers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

    The Carolina Panthers owned six straight wins in the series with Tampa Bay coming into this season, going 5-1 against the spread in the process, but the Buccaneers took the first meeting between the teams back in October...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 23 days ago 4,034 reads 0 comments

  23. Greg Olsen Is the 1st TE to Have Three Consecutive 1,000-Yard Seasons

    Fact: The Carolina Panthers ' Greg Olsen had 59 receiving yards on Saturday against the Atlanta Falcons , giving him his third straight 1,000-yard season. He is the first tight end in NFL history to have three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons...

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  24. 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 27 days ago 7,276 reads 21 comments

  25. 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 27 days ago 27,187 reads 54 comments