Atlanta Falcons not planning to renegotiate Julio Jones’ contract

When Julio Jones decided to miss mandatory minicamp back in June it became clear the Falcons had a big decision to make. Jones made the decision to skip the minicamp hoping to force the Falcons into renegotiating his contract. At the time I wrote...

Atlanta Falcons: Way too early 53-man roster projection

Ben Rolfe takes a look at the possible Atlanta Falcons opening day roster following the NFL draft. He looks at which players may be among the 53 when they travel to Philadelphia to open the season and who needs a good camp to earn their place on the plane.

Falcons Extend Thomas Dimitroff and Dan Quinn Through 2022

The Falcons announced the extension of head coach Dan Quinn and general manager Thomas Dimitroff on Wednesday. This extension keeps them together through the 2022 season. Certainly seems like a good idea to keep the head of the brotherhood together. The two have built a...

Which Team Takes The NFC South

The NFC South is always competitive and often three teams are in the playoff discussion. Marquis Lester previews the division and tells us why we might be in for a shock.

Falcons Agree to Extension with Tackle Jake Matthews

What the History Says The Falcons selected Jake Matthews with their 6th pick in the 2014 NFL draft. A family lineage dating back to 1983, Jake’s father and Grandfather played professional football. Jake has a long list of historical roots in the NFL. He is...

You Cant X Damontae Kazee Out Because He’s the X.

Damontae Kazee is having a stunning preseason. Marquis Lester takes a look at just why the Falcons and Dan Quinn may have to start the young cornerback

Falcons vs Eagles: What You Need to Know

The 2017 divisional playoffs, Atlanta Falcons vs the Philadelphia Eagles. It’s the 4thquarter, Atlanta is down 5, and are in the red zone in prime scoring position. The Falcons are two yards away from scoring. Alex Mack snaps the ball, Matt Ryan rolls out...

Atlanta Falcons vs Miami Dolphins Preseason Recap

The Falcons completed their final preseason game of 2018 without a single win, a repeat of last year. The Dolphins beat Atlanta 34-7. This was virtually a meaningless game for Atlanta. Not one of their starters played in the game, several of the starters...

Atlanta Falcons: Three Offensive Players Poised to Break Out in 2018

The Atlanta Falcons offense is loaded with young talent. Nigel Christianson gives his predictions for three players he believes can break out in 2018.

The Combination of Julio Jones and Calvin Ridley in the Falcons Offense

The addition of the Falcons first round pick, Calvin Ridley, will add a spark to the Falcons offense as he teams up with Julio Jones.

Falcons Training Camp Recap

The Falcons were one of a few teams to have NFL coverage during their training camp practice at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Duke Riley Struggled, Oliver Not Ready, Ridley Played Scared, Matt Ryan Not Sharp

Matt Ryan got his final dress rehearsal for the the 2018 season last night. Marquis Lester takes aa look at the key takeaways from the third preseason game

Why We Shouldn’t Get Our Hopes Up About Isaiah Oliver

The expectation for rookie cornerback Isaiah Oliver is to be a day one starter. That expectation is not by the coaching staff, but the fans. This is something that I have been seeing a lot recently on Twitter. Allow me to explain why we should...

Four things to Look For in the Falcons Third Preseason Game

Marquis Lester takes a look at four important things to watch in the Falcons game versus the Jacksonville Jaguars tonight

2018 NFL Draft: Atlanta Falcons Draft Recap

The Atlanta Falcons took little time to surprise in the NFL Draft, taking star Alabama wide receiver Calvin Ridley with the 26th pick. Having a roster as talented as Atlanta’s allowed them the luxury to make picks based on talent rather than need. Entering...

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David Wright, captain of the New York Mets, is calling it a career after 14 seasons in the big leagues. Wright, 35, has valiantly...

MLB Playoffs: September 18 Update

With just two weeks of the MLB season remaining Ben Rolfe takes a look at how the division stand and makes his predictions for how things will shake out.

Jacob deGrom: NL MVP

I'm already prepared for people blowing up my twitter account, pining for their favorite player. Javier Baez HAS to be MVP, he has the...

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The New York Yankees are in a strange situation. Ben Rolfe looks at what decisions they face in the coming weeks as they prepare for the playoffs.

The NL Central: Too Close To Call?

Don't look now, but it's no longer a guarantee that the Cubs win the National League Central. Actually, it's anything but. Following a 3-2 victory...