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ESPN.com Dec 9, 2013FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith said free safety Thomas DeCoud is going through concussion protocol after suffering the injury in Sunday’s 22-21 loss to the Green Bay Packers. DeCoud was injured while diving at Packers running ba…Upvote Share Tweet
Upon Further Review: Falcons Week 14ESPN.com Dec 9, 2013GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A review of four key issues from the Atlanta Falcons’ 22-21 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday at Lambeau Field: For starters: Rookie cornerback Robert Alford knew early last week he would start at left cornerback in place of Asa…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 9, 2013The Packers kept their playoff hopes alive with a 22-21 win over the Falcons on a snowy day in Green Bay, but their chances of navigating the last three weeks successfully took a bit of a hit when running back Eddie Lacy injured his ankle. Lacy hurt the…Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Trotter: Humbling loss to 49ers could be just what Seahawks needDec 9SAN FRANCISCO -- In a span of days the Seahawks had traveled from one end of the competitive spectrum to the other. They had romped over the highly regarded Saints on a Monday night at home, then lost a heartbreaker to the 49ers six days later in Candle…
Best of Times, Worst of TimesDec 9The envelopes, please. Performance of the Year by a running back: Philadelphia’s LeSean McCoy, who ran through eight inches of snow in the greatest fourth-quarter performance ever by an Eagle back—11 carries, 148 yards, two touchdowns. How does he not s…