1. Atlanta Falcons 2012 Mock Draft: Take a Look at Drafttek's Latest 7-Round Mock

    Mock drafts are coming out in full force at this point in the off-season, and today we will examine the latest Atlanta Falcons predictions from Drafttek , an NFL draft website with specific writers making selections for each team...

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  2. NFL Combine 2012: 5 Prospects the Falcons Should Now Be Watching Even Closer

    The Atlanta Falcons went to Indianapolis with a list of players keep an eye on, and they likely returned home with a few new prospects to keep in careful consideration...

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  3. Atlanta Falcons 2012 NFL Draft: Will a Replacement for Michael Turner Be Found?

    The Atlanta Falcons will have to wait until Round 2 of their NFL draft to start adding to their roster, but there are sure to be several guys they'll have to choose from at pick No...

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  4. Time for Tyler Pastornicky to Shine for Atlanta Braves in 2012

    Atlanta has seen several shortstops come and go in the past decade. Rafael Furcal, Edgar Renteria, Yunel Escobar and Alex Gonzalez have been the big names we've seen at SS for the Braves since 2000...

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  5. Atlanta Falcons 2012 Mock Draft: Best-Case Scenarios for Each Round

    Everyone always has at least one player in mind that they pray will fall to their franchise. We sit and watch the draft constantly hoping for one of those gems to somehow linger around until it's our team's selection...

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  6. 5 Players the Falcons Should Be Watching Closely at the NFL Scouting Combine

    The NFL Combine is just days away, and with only five picks in this April's draft, Falcons ' scouts are going to have to make the most of their time in Indianapolis ...

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  7. Atlanta Falcons 2012 NFL Draft: Will Coby Fleener Be Their First Draft Pick?

    The general consensus at this point seems to be that Stanford's Coby Fleener will be the Falcons first pick in the 2012 draft. With the No...

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  8. Atlanta Falcons: 4 Late Round Picks That Would Fit on the Team

    Plenty of NFL teams have found gems from the deeper rounds in April. The Falcons will hopefully be one of them this year, as they only have five selections in the 2012 draft...

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  9. 5 Free Agents the Atlanta Falcons Should Target

    With only five picks in this April's draft, the Atlanta Falcons will have to address at least several of their needs during the free-agency period this offseason...

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  10. Falcons vs. Giants: 5 Things We Learned from Atlanta's Loss

    Atlanta's season has come to an end. The Falcons were knocked out of the playoffs on Sunday, and their aspirations of winning their first playoff game under Mike Smith were destroyed by Eli Manning and the Giants ...

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  11. Atlanta Falcons: Full 7-Round NFL Draft Preview

    Seeing that the Falcons traded away quite a few picks to acquire Julio Jones in last year's draft, Atlanta only has five selections to make in 2012...

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  12. Buccaneers vs. Falcons: 5 Things We Learned in Atlanta's 45-24 Win

    If the Falcons had left in their starters for all four quarters against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , the score very well may have been 80-7 at the end. That's how ridiculous the first half was for Atlanta...

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  13. Why Atlanta Falcons Will Avenge Week 16 Loss and Blow out Bucs

    Week 16 was a huge letdown for the Atlanta Falcons and everyone involved—physically or emotionally—with the franchise...

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  14. Falcons vs. Saints: 5 Things We Learned in Atlanta's Loss to Drew Brees and Co.

    Instead of potentially vying for first place in the NFC South, the Falcons ended Monday night on one of their lowest notes of the season...

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  15. Falcons vs. Saints: 5 Keys to an Atlanta Falcons Victory

    The Atlanta Falcons take on their hated division rival in Week 16 when they travel to New Orleans for a Monday night matchup. With potential playoff implications on the line, it is sure to be a heated feud between the two NFC South studs...

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  16. Ohio State Basketball: 5 Things We Learned from the Buckeyes' Loss to Kansas

    Ohio State didn't fare as well as many had hoped in their first road test of the season. The Buckeyes were taken down by No. 13 Kansas 78-67 in Lawrence...

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  17. Falcons vs Panthers: 5 Things We Learned in Atlanta's 31-23 Win

    If you're a Falcons ' fan, you were probably feeling pretty depressed after their first half against Carolina on Sunday. All those feelings went away in the second half, as the Falcons ventured their way to a 31-23 victory...

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  18. Atlanta Falcons: Former RB Warrick Dunn Talks Football, Ownership and More

    I'm sure you all remember the 5'9'' running back out of Florida State who played in Atlanta for six seasons. Warrick Dunn was one of the great runners in NFL history, and he is still involved with the Falcons today...

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  19. Former NFL RB Warrick Dunn Teams Up with the Crown Royal Heroes Project

    Warrick Dunn is renowned for his skills on the football field. The former running back for the Atlanta Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers played for 12 seasons, and during his ...

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  20. Falcons vs Texans: 5 Things We Learned in Atlanta's 17-10 Loss

    There wasn't much that went Atlanta's way in their 17-10 loss to the Houston Texans . Instead of leaving on a three-game win streak, the Falcons now head to Carolina with a 7-5 record...

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  21. Matt Ryan and 10 NFL Players Improving Most as the Season Progresses

    Every NFL season is filled with ups and downs. We see players go from the center of scrutiny to the athlete held in highest regard in a single season. Matt Ryan has been a perfect example of this leap in gratification this year...

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  22. Ohio State Basketball: 10 Things We Learned in Buckeyes' Win over Duke

    If you had any doubts about how Ohio State would fare this year after losing several key players, Tuesday night should have swayed your opinion. Ohio State took down one of college basketball's elite in an 85-63 rout over the Duke Blue Devils...

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  23. Atlanta Falcons: 5 Players Who Made the Biggest Contributions in Sunday's Win

    The Atlanta Falcons are 3-1 coming off their bye week and it looks like there isn't much that will slow them down in the coming weeks. We're used to seeing big names show up in the postgame recaps, i...

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  24. Vikings vs. Falcons: 5 Things We Learned in Atlanta's 24-14 Win

    A game that looked like a runaway victory for the Atlanta Falcons ended up turning into a seemingly tight contest toward the end...

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  25. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes in Need of Deep Threat

    Ohio State is off to a great start in 2011. It's undefeated and has already taken down a Top-10 team. The real test, though, will be a week from today, when the Buckeyes take on the No...

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