Florida State and Alabama will face off in a highly touted game in Atlanta in Week 1
A Falcons locker room that refuses to wallow in Super Bowl disaster
James Conner overcame Hodgkin's lymphoma and a serious right knee injury to reach the NFL. The rookie running back from the University of Pittsburgh broke off runs of 17 and 19 yards, leading to Bart Houston's go-ahead, 6-yard touchdown pass to Justin Hunter in the fourth quarter of Pittsburgh's 17-13 exhibition victory over the Atlanta […]
Martavis Bryant can't wait to get back on the field for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The troubled but talented wide receiver will soon have his chance when he plays in his first game in more than 18 months on Sunday when the Steelers host the Atlanta Falcons. ''I just want to get back to what I […]
The Atlanta NAACP is calling for a boycott of the NFL and the first Falcons' home game of the 2017 season if Colin Kaepernick is not on an NFL training camp roster. Kaepernick, the former 49ers starting QB, is currently a free agent after throwing 16 touchdowns to four interceptions for San Francisco in 2016. […]
On a day when the Pittsburgh Steelers were set to break camp and return home, inside linebacker Ryan Shazier was just glad to be back on the field. Shazier fully practiced during the Steelers last day in Latrobe after missing the previous two weeks with a slight hamstring pull. "I was telling the guys on […]
Mercedes-Benz Stadium has an on-site Chick-fil-A — arguably the most popular fast food restaurant of the 21st century. This is obviously good news! Right?!
There's a new stadium in town, if your town is Atlanta. The Atlanta Falcons football team and Atlanta United soccer team have a new home—the glass-encased Mercedes-Benz stadium that is located next to their former home in the Georgia Dome. The new stadium uses IBM Cloud as the basis of a converged network with more […]
Atlanta's brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium will have a Chick-fil-A, but football fans looking to scoop up a tasty sandwich at a game are going to be out of luck: The fast-food chain is closed on Sundays, and all but one of the Atlanta Falcons' regular season games is on a Sunday, the Los Angeles Times […]
Out with the (sort of) old, and in with the new. The Georgia Dome is set to meet the wrecking ball after a quarter-century of existence. In its place rises Mercedes-Benz Stadium, a state-of-the-art facility that serves as the home of the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons and MLS’s Atlanta United FC. The stadium boasts first-of-its-kind technology […]
As expected, the internet had jokes about the Chick-fil-A at Mercedes-Benz being closed on Sundays
The Falcons have one of the five best running backs, quarterbacks and wide receivers in football. But hey, it’s time to get excited about the possibility that they’ll give the ball to defensive tackle Dontari Poe.