SAN JOSE — Former Pro Bowl quarterback Michael Vick stole the show at the American Flag Football League’s Launch Game at Avaya Stadium. The onetime Atlanta Falcons star threw for 547 yards and eight touchdowns Tuesday night as Team Vick picked up a 64-41 victory over former 49ers star Terrell Owens’ team. “Tonight’s game was […]
Terron Armstead will be out 4-6 months after having shoulder surgery last week, and quarterback Drew Brees understands the significant impact the left tackle’s absence will have on the Saints.
Players’ big paydays not primary concern of Falcons owner Arthur Blank
The Carolina Panthers added RB Christian McCaffrey and WR Curtis Samuel in the 2017 NFL Draft. Cam Newton says the revamped offense is alleviating pressure off of his shoulders.
Falcons owner expects Freeman extension soon
METAIRIE, La. –? New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley was placed on season-ending injured reserve Monday, and his career appears to be in jeopardy because of a heart issue. Fairley, 29, has consulted with at least three specialists this offseason — at least one of whom suggested he should no longer play football, according […]
Saints’ Fairley out for 2017 due to heart issue
The Falcons were so close to capturing the Super Bowl in February. Over four months later, cornerback Robert Alford said the sting of that defeat is motivating him and his teammates to finish the job this season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (C Jackson Cowart | The Charlotte Observer) – For Cam Newton, football and success were the only options. At his fifth annual 7-on-7 football tournament at Providence Day School on Saturday, the Carolina Panthers quarterback addressed 20 high school teams from North and South Carolina with a brief but pointed message: only those […]
Cam Newton is in the midst of recovery from rotator cuff surgery, and has just begun throwing again. Newton suffered a tear in his rotator cuff late in the season, and played the final games injured. Because Newton is one of the league’s irreplaceable players, the guy on whom Carolina’s entire fortunes depend, a routine […]
Falcons’ Duke Riley: Odell Beckham Jr. shows emotion because he loves game
The news emanating from New Orleans this offseason doesn’t scream optimism. But Saints DE Cameron Jordan said the club isn’t building for the future, they’re building to win a Super Bowl.