1. Atlanta Falcons: Keys to Victory in Week 11

    The Atlanta Falcons will attempt to bounce back in Week 11 after a tough loss last Sunday to the New Orleans Saints . The Tennessee Titans roll into town for a rare 4:15 p.m. game in the Georgia Dome...

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  2. Atlanta Falcons: 5 Things We Learned About the Team in Week 9

    The Atlanta Falcons took care of business on the road in Week 9, defeating the Indianapolis Colts , 31-7. Just about every football fan expected Atlanta to win with ease, and the Falcons did not disappoint...

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  3. Atlanta Falcons: 1st Half Report Card for Matt Ryan

    Matt Ryan has improved every season since the start of his pro career. This year we have seen the face of the Atlanta Falcons struggle at times, but still maintain his composure enough to lead this team to a positive record...

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  4. NFC South: 5 Biggest Surprises of the First Half

    The NFC South was considered to be one of the top divisions in all of football last season. This year, things have gone a bit differently...

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  5. Atlanta Falcons: First Half Awards

    The Atlanta Falcons roll into their bye week at the halfway point in the 2011 season. At 4-3 the team hasn't exactly lived up to everyone's preseason expectations, but they have started to show signs of their 2010 form...

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  6. Falcons vs. Lions: 5 Things We Learned in Atlanta's 23-16 Win

    The Atlanta Falcons improved to 4-3 with a 23-16 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday. It was a sloppy game filled with injuries and penalties, but Atlanta came through in the end with a win...

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  7. NFL Picks Week 7: 3 Favorites That Will Win with Ease

    If you look at the schedule for NFL Week 7, you'll see three favorites that will have no trouble getting the job done. The Ravens, Packers and Cowboys can basically go ahead and add another win the their seasons...

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  8. Atlanta Falcons: Winners and Losers at the Season's Quarter Mark

    The Atlanta Falcons are 2-2 after the first quarter of the 2011 season, and things could be a lot worse. The team that was predicted by many to contend for a Super Bowl appearance has struggled in several aspects over the first four weeks...

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  9. Colts vs. Buccaneers: 4 Second-Half Adjustments Tampa Bay Should Make

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers trail the Indianapolis Colts at halftime 7-10. The Bucs have almost 100 yards more than the Colts offense, yet they have only found the end zone once...

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  10. Fantasy Football Week 4: 5 Draft Picks We Already Regret

    It's easy to look back on your fantasy football draft and say, "What was I thinking when I picked that guy?" It happens every year...

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  11. Atlanta Falcons: Roddy White and 4 Players Who Must Step Up

    We all know the Atlanta Falcons have been disappointing this season. I don't think there's a single fan out there whose expectations haven't been let down. After suffering a 16-13 defeat in Tampa Bay , the Falcons have fallen to 1-2 on the season...

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  12. Fantasy Football Rankings Week 4: Tennessee Titans and 3 Best Defenses

    Choosing who to start for your fantasy football defense can be a tough decision. Some owners try to play the matchups each week, and some just stick with the same team for the whole season...

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  13. Detroit Lions Receiver Nate Burleson, the Black Wes Welker?

    Nate Burleson is now in his second year as a Detroit Lions wide receiver. The 30-year-old veteran has already benefited from having Matthew Stafford throwing to him, and he thinks highly of his young quarterback...

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  14. Alabama Football: Winners and Losers from Crimson Tide's Victory

    A lot of fans believed the Arkansas vs. Alabama game would be one of the best of the year. Those people were a little disappointed on Saturday. The Crimson Tide routed the Razorbacks 38-14...

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  15. Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 3: 5 Toughest Calls on the Schedule

    With the third weekend of NFL games approaching, you're probably having a few problems deciding who to put in your starting lineup this week...

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  16. Atlanta Braves: 4 Reasons Braves Aren't Ready for 2011 Postseason

    Last night was a huge blow to the confidence for all of us Atlanta Braves fans. Former Brave Omar Infante crushed a 97 mph fastball from Craig Kimbrel into the empty outfield seats of Sun Life Stadium...

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  17. Fantasy Football Week 3: Calvin Johnson and 3 Injuries You Shouldn't Worry About

    NFL Week 2 was a rough one for fantasy owners. It seemed like everywhere you turned a new player was leaving the field with an injury. Several big names went down on Sunday. Jamaal Charles had to be the biggest...

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  18. Tulsa vs. Boise St. Week 4 Preview: 4 Keys to What Should Be Easy W for Broncos

    The Boise State Broncos are on yet another quest to prove themselves. Despite everything they have accomplished in the past few seasons, there are still some doubters out there. The No...

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  19. Eagles vs. Falcons Week 2: What to Take Away from the Falcons' 1st Win

    The Atlanta Falcons defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 35-31 last night in Atlanta. It was a great win for the recently struggling team, but let's not write off all issues right away...

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  20. NFL Injury Report: Running Backs to Start/Sit Week 2

    There are plenty of fantasy owners out there who have some injury issues to deal with already. We saw a few running backs go down early in Week 1, as well as some that weren't even active for the first regular season game...

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  21. Tennis Rankings: 3 Things That Need to Be Changed About the Rankings

    Tennis rankings are often criticized. There are many people out there who believe something needs to be changed in the way the rankings are set up...

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  22. Fantasy Football Week 2: Best Receivers Still Available

    Week one of NFL action brought plenty of ups and downs for fantasy owners. Whether you had some injuries in the first week of the season or your team just didn't turn out like you planned, you may be searching for some extra help at wide receiver...

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  23. US Open Tennis 2011: Where Does Novak Djokovic Go From Here?

    Novak Djokovic defeated Rafael Nadal in four sets to capture the 2011 US Open title. It was his first US Open title and third Grand Slam title of the year. The 24-year-old Serb improves his record to 64-2 for 2011...

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  24. MLB Playoffs 2011: Why Atlanta Braves Could Miss Postseason

    The Atlanta Braves seemed to have a secure hold on the National League Wild Card heading into September. A three-game series with the St. Louis Cardinals may have changed that...

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  25. Atlanta Falcons Week 2 Preview: 4 Things Team Must Do to Avoid 0-2

    I don't think I need to remind you, but in case you missed Sunday's game, the Atlanta Falcons looked horrendous. With such high hopes surrounding this team, everyone was let down during the first regular season game...

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