Looks like the NFL could emulate that approach this season. With five weeks left in the schedule, two divisions (AFC South and NFC East) could wind up with a winner at 8-8 or worse. Consider that for the final NFC berth, the Seahawks and Falcons are tied at 6-5.
Peterson passes O.J. Simpson, moves into top 20 rushers of all time
Falcons wideout Roddy White is not entirely unhappy with a reduced role in the offense but that doesn’t mean he enjoys being so low on quarterback Matt Ryan’s list of progressions.
The Falcons are unbeaten and untied after five weeks because of a resilient defense and an offense that can kill you in more ways than one. What’s behind the quick start?
Roddy White has had a limited impact on the Atlanta Falcons’ offense this season. It appears at least three teams are interested in trading for the veteran wide receiver, Ian Rapoport reports.
The Falcons listed Julio Jones as questionable for Atlanta’s tilt with the Redskins because of the toe and hamstring injuries that limited him during Friday’s practice. Will he be ready for Washington?
Despite Julio Jones nursing a hamstring injury, Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn said Tuesday he anticipates the Pro Bowl receiver to play Thursday night versus the New Orleans Saints.
Amid a week characterized by growing skepticism involving coach Sean Payton’s future in New Orleans, the Saints delivered a much-needed victory over the previously unbeaten Falcons on Thursday.
We knew Julio Jones would play Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints. Now we find out that the Atlanta Falcons will not have their Pro Bowl receiver on a pitch count.
Julio Jones will play in Thursday’s tilt against the New Orleans Saints with a hamstring injury. However, the Atlanta Falcons will monitor the Pro Bowl wideout’s snaps.
Falcons stand behind Ryan, won't change QBs
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — With Matt Bryant slowed by a right quadriceps injury, the Atlanta Falcons have signed kicker Shayne Graham.