Cardinals Embarrassed by Falcons

For a brief moment it looked like the Arizona Cardinals were on pace for their second straight road victory. In a matter of minutes it came crashing down inside the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Preview the Atlanta Falcons First Three Rounds

Sep 26, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines defensive tackle Maurice Hurst (73) celebrates a sack of Brigham Young Cougars quarterback Tanner Mangum (not pictured) in the second quarter at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
Which way do the Atlanta Falcons go with their picks in the first three rounds of the 2018 draft? Ben Rolfe gives his opinion on whether wide receiver or defensive tackle is the better pick for the Falcons in the first round as well looking at the possibility of a big talent sliding down the second round.

Week 1 Overreaction: Same Old Falcons

It took me about three and a half hours to make it from where I live in Iowa to Minneapolis. Let me tell you,...

Atlanta’s Defense Looks to Keep Improving In Cleveland

The Atlanta Falcons are looking to stay hot in Cleveland. Josh Arruda looks at what the defense can do to give the team the chance to win

What To Watch For Against the Eagles

Labor Day weekend has come and gone, which only means one thing –– football. The Atlanta Falcons are officially back in business and are...

Through the Spyglass: Looking at the NFC South Week Seventeen

The good, the bad, and the ugly. Saints, the good, already locked in home field advantage. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Four Falcons to Watch for Preaseason Opener

Almost every single year there is at least one player who surprises Falcons fans. Maybe there is an undrafted rookie who makes the roster again this season.

Falcons Offense Versus Panthers Defense

Falcons look to make things right at home versus the Carolina Panthers. Marquis Lester looks at how the offense can do just that Sunday.

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

The Atlanta Falcons defense has been developing into one of the best in the NFL over the last two seasons. Nigel Christianson preview three potential break out players among this young talented group.

Falcons Defensive Keys to Stuff The Skins

The Washington Redskins have been red hot in the month of October. They stand at 5-2 and surprisingly at the top of the NFC...

Julio Jones Not Reporting for Mandatory Minicamp

With news breaking Monday that Julio Jones will not attend Falcons mandatory minicamp Ben Rolfe takes a look at what this means for the Falcons and for Jones.

Should Julio Jones Receive a Contract Extension?

What the Facts Say He only scored three touchdowns last season. Jones is injury prone. He isn’t as good as Antonio Brown, Odell Beckham, or...

What To Watch For Against Green Bay

Whether you’re talking on-field or off-field success, Gruden is the lowest common denominator. He’s the future of the Raiders. Period.

Deep Coverage: Falcons Roll Past Skins

What a difference a week makes, huh. The Falcons came back from the bye week rolling on all cylinders as they routed the Washington...

Falcons vs Chiefs Preseason Takeaways

In the Falcon’s second preseason game they hosted the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs first team offense played the entire first half. On their...

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Opinion: Explaining The Cleveland Brawl

The only hero in all of this is Mike Pouncey. Standing up for a dimwitted teammate shows leadership. Overall, this incident gives the NFL another black eye.

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